Pine River Capital Management L.P. acquired a new position in YPF Sociedad Anonima (NYSE:YPF) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund acquired 140,000 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,066,000.

Other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Rational Advisors LLC bought a new stake in YPF Sociedad Anonima during the second quarter worth $136,000. Quantbot Technologies LP raised its position in YPF Sociedad Anonima by 49.0% during the first quarter. Quantbot Technologies LP now owns 7,125 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $172,000 after acquiring an additional 2,343 shares in the last quarter. Pacad Investment Ltd. raised its position in YPF Sociedad Anonima by 76.5% during the second quarter. Pacad Investment Ltd. now owns 9,000 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $197,000 after acquiring an additional 3,900 shares in the last quarter. LSV Asset Management raised its position in YPF Sociedad Anonima by 69.6% during the second quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 9,500 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $208,000 after acquiring an additional 3,900 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Private Advisory Group LLC bought a new stake in YPF Sociedad Anonima during the first quarter worth $210,000. 29.39% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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Several analysts have issued reports on the stock. ValuEngine raised shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 17th. BidaskClub raised shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, August 14th. Credit Suisse Group set a $27.00 price target on shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, August 7th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 25th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $24.70.

Shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima (NYSE:YPF) traded up 1.41% during trading on Friday, hitting $22.28. 1,188,677 shares of the stock traded hands. YPF Sociedad Anonima has a 1-year low of $15.00 and a 1-year high of $26.48. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $20.16 and a 200-day moving average price of $22.55. The stock’s market cap is $8.75 billion.

YPF Sociedad Anonima Profile

YPF Sociedad Anonima (YPF) is an energy company. The Company is operating a fully integrated oil and gas chain. The Company operates through the segments, including Exploration and Production, Downstream, and Corporate and Other. The Company’s Exploration and Production segment includes exploration and production activities, natural gas and crude oil purchases, sales of natural gas, and to a lesser extent crude oil, to third parties and intersegment sales of crude oil, natural gas and its byproducts.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for YPF Sociedad Anonima (NYSE:YPF)

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