Yuma Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:YUMA) CEO Sam L. Banks acquired 300,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, October 3rd. The shares were bought at an average price of $1.00 per share, with a total value of $300,000.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

Yuma Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:YUMA) traded up 6.44% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $0.95. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 426,969 shares. Yuma Energy, Inc. has a 1-year low of $0.77 and a 1-year high of $5.40. The firm’s market capitalization is $11.93 million. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $1.23 and a 200 day moving average of $1.71.

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Separately, ValuEngine cut Yuma Energy from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 27th.

Yuma Energy Company Profile

Yuma Energy, Inc focuses on the acquisition, development, and exploration for conventional and unconventional oil and natural gas resources in the United States Gulf Coast and California. It has onshore assets comprising the Austin Chalk, Tuscaloosa, Wilcox, Frio, Marg Tex, and Hackberry formations located in central and southern Louisiana; and operated and non-operated assets in south Louisiana, including Cameron, Jefferson Davis, LaFourche, Livingston, St.

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