D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. Makes New Investment in Energy Fuels Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:UUUU)

D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. purchased a new position in Energy Fuels Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:UUUU) (TSE:EFR) in the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor purchased 31,700 shares of the basic materials company’s stock, valued at approximately $99,000.

Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Bank of Montreal Can boosted its position in shares of Energy Fuels by 1,077.7% during the second quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 61,313 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $192,000 after buying an additional 56,107 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Energy Fuels by 41.2% during the 2nd quarter. AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 83,140 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $260,000 after buying an additional 24,269 shares in the last quarter. Marshall Wace North America L.P. purchased a new position in shares of Energy Fuels during the 2nd quarter valued at $576,000. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Energy Fuels by 10.6% during the 2nd quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. now owns 184,562 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $578,000 after buying an additional 17,722 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Cetera Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of Energy Fuels by 8.0% during the 2nd quarter. Cetera Advisors LLC now owns 269,216 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $837,000 after buying an additional 19,976 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of UUUU traded down $0.01 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $1.99. 14,912 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,100,806. Energy Fuels Inc has a 52-week low of $1.50 and a 52-week high of $4.09. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $1.81 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $2.58.

Energy Fuels (NYSEAMERICAN:UUUU) (TSE:EFR) last released its earnings results on Friday, August 2nd. The basic materials company reported ($0.10) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.05) by ($0.05). The company had revenue of $3.07 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $12.35 million.

UUUU has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Noble Financial restated a “hold” rating on shares of Energy Fuels in a research note on Wednesday, August 7th. HC Wainwright restated a “buy” rating and set a $3.75 target price (down previously from $4.50) on shares of Energy Fuels in a research note on Tuesday, August 6th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Energy Fuels from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $3.88.

Energy Fuels Company Profile

Energy Fuels Inc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the extraction, recovery, exploration, and sale of uranium in the United States. It operates in two segments, Conventional Uranium and ISR Uranium. The company owns and operates the Nichols Ranch uranium recovery facility located in Wyoming; the Alta Mesa project located in Texas; and the White Mesa Mill located in Utah.

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