Boothbay Fund Management LLC trimmed its position in YPF Sociedad Anonima (NYSE:YPF) by 38.0% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 10,108 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock after selling 6,194 shares during the quarter. Boothbay Fund Management LLC’s holdings in YPF Sociedad Anonima were worth $225,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its position in shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima by 6.6% in the 2nd quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 451,102 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock valued at $9,879,000 after buying an additional 27,806 shares during the last quarter. Axiom International Investors LLC DE grew its position in shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima by 9.3% in the 3rd quarter. Axiom International Investors LLC DE now owns 1,694,576 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock valued at $37,755,000 after buying an additional 143,856 shares during the last quarter. CI Investments Inc. purchased a new position in shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima in the 3rd quarter valued at $10,249,000. Quantitative Investment Management LLC grew its position in shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima by 46.1% in the 2nd quarter. Quantitative Investment Management LLC now owns 196,100 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock valued at $4,294,000 after buying an additional 61,900 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Capital Research Global Investors grew its position in shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima by 1.2% in the 2nd quarter. Capital Research Global Investors now owns 683,902 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock valued at $14,977,000 after buying an additional 8,153 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 28.86% of the company’s stock.

Shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima (NYSE:YPF) traded down $0.22 during trading on Thursday, reaching $21.81. 963,000 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,221,980. YPF Sociedad Anonima has a 52 week low of $15.00 and a 52 week high of $26.48. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.13, a current ratio of 1.28 and a quick ratio of 0.96. The stock has a market cap of $8,590.00, a P/E ratio of 68.84 and a beta of 2.05.

A number of research analysts recently commented on YPF shares. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Citigroup started coverage on shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima in a research report on Monday, October 9th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $28.00 target price on the stock. Santander raised shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday. ValuEngine raised shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 17th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co raised shares of YPF Sociedad Anonima from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and set a $29.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $28.00.

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About YPF Sociedad Anonima

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.

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

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