Geopark Ltd (NYSE:GPRK) has received a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the eight ratings firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is $12.00.

Several research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Geopark from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. Eurobank EFG assumed coverage on Geopark in a research note on Thursday, May 25th. They set a “buy” rating and a $12.00 target price for the company. EuroPacific Canada assumed coverage on Geopark in a research note on Thursday, May 25th. They set a “buy” rating and a $12.00 target price for the company. Echelon Wealth Partners assumed coverage on Geopark in a research note on Thursday, May 25th. They set a “buy” rating and a $12.00 target price for the company. Finally, ValuEngine raised Geopark from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd.

Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of GPRK. Victory Capital Management Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Geopark during the second quarter valued at approximately $169,000. Boston Partners boosted its stake in shares of Geopark by 542.6% in the second quarter. Boston Partners now owns 164,246 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $1,240,000 after buying an additional 138,688 shares during the last quarter. Trexquant Investment LP purchased a new stake in shares of Geopark during the second quarter valued at approximately $102,000. Spark Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Geopark by 25.7% in the second quarter. Spark Investment Management LLC now owns 273,400 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $2,064,000 after buying an additional 55,900 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Acadian Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Geopark by 465.6% in the second quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 157,521 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $1,189,000 after buying an additional 129,673 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 13.72% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Geopark (NYSE:GPRK) traded down 2.82% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $8.26. 63,603 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The company’s 50-day moving average is $8.29 and its 200-day moving average is $7.11. The stock’s market cap is $495.98 million. Geopark has a one year low of $3.05 and a one year high of $9.69.

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