Yuma Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:YUMA) CEO Sam L. Banks purchased 300,000 shares of Yuma Energy stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 3rd. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $1.00 per share, for a total transaction of $300,000.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Yuma Energy, Inc. (YUMA) traded down 3.5031% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $0.8925. 434,860 shares of the stock traded hands. Yuma Energy, Inc. has a 12 month low of $0.77 and a 12 month high of $5.40. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $1.25 and its 200-day moving average is $1.71. The company’s market cap is $11.21 million.

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Separately, ValuEngine lowered shares of 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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