Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSE:UEC) reached 79.01% versus a 1-year low price of $0.81. The stock was last seen 6.62% higher, reaching at $1.45 on 11/16/2017. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $1.4 and $1.5. This company shares are 82.76% off its target price of $2.65 and the current market capitalization stands at $206.89M. The recent change has given its price a 15.23% lead over SMA 50 and -24.48% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 23.93% gains, 9.02% gains and 0.69% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found UEC’s volatility during a week at 11.83% and during a month it has been found around 8.42%.Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $50 million or 34.4% in UEC stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Blackrock Inc. owns $10.96 million in Uranium Energy Corp., which represents roughly 5.3% of the company’s market cap and approximately 21.91% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Global X Management Co Llc, which owns 7,560,720 shares of the stock are valued at $10.28 million. The third largest holder is Vanguard Group Inc, which currently holds $6.83 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 3.3% of its market capitalization.Uranium Energy Corp. 13F Filings
At the end of 09/30/2017 reporting period, 37 institutional holders increased their position in Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSE:UEC) by some 1,455,170 shares, 29 decreased positions by 7,322,213 and 25 held positions by 27,650,844. That puts total institutional holdings at 36,428,227 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 13 new institutional investments totaling 643,829 shares while 10 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 306,532 shares.
Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Uranium Energy Corp. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that CFO Obara Pat has sold 50,000 shares of Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) in trading session dated Nov. 02, 2016. These shares are worth $42,500 and were traded at $0.85 each. The SEC filing shows that Obara Pat performed a sale of 5,000 shares. The CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER disposed these shares by way of transaction on Oct. 10, 2016. The company’s shares were given away at $0.93 per share worth to an income of some $4,650 on account of Obara Pat.Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) Analyst Guide
Several analysts have released their opinion on Uranium Energy Corp. (NYSE:UEC), with 3 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 0 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1 average brokerage recommendation.