Vaalco Energy Inc /de/ (EGY): Alfred John Jr. Knapp , director of Vaalco Energy Inc /de/ purchased 30,000 shares on Jun 9, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on Jun 10, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $1.13 per share for a total value of $33,900.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Jan 4, 2016, Alfred John Jr. Knapp (director) purchased 20,000 shares at $1.47 per share price.On Aug 31, 2015, John J Jr Myers (director) purchased 55,025 shares at $1.52 per share price.Also, On Aug 13, 2015, James B Jennings (director) purchased 34,292 shares at $1.59 per share price.On May 12, 2015, Steven P Guidry (Chairman and CEO) sold 3,031 shares at $5.06 per share price.
VAALCO Energy: On Thursday, Jun 9, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in VAALCO Energy which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $1.11 and hit $1.16 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $1.14, with a gain of 0.88% or 0.01 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,72,369 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $2.53 and the company has a market cap of $67 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $0.7616.
VAALCO Energy Inc. is an independent energy company. The Company is engaged in the acquisition exploration development and production of crude oil and natural gas. It owns producing properties and conducts exploration activities as an operator in Gabon West Africa conducts exploration activities as an operator in Angola West Africa and participates in exploration and development activities as a non-operator in Equatorial Guinea West Africa. It is the operator of unconventional resource properties in the United States in North Texas and leasehold in Montana. It also owns minor interests in conventional production activities as a non-operator in the United States. Its properties include Etame Marin Block Mutamba Iroru block Block 5 and Block P among others. Its subsidiaries include VAALCO Gabon (Etame) Inc. VAALCO Production (Gabon) Inc. VAALCO Angola (Kwanza) Inc. VAALCO UK (North Sea) Ltd. VAALCO International Inc. and VAALCO Energy (EG) Inc. among others.