Petrobras Argentina SA (NYSE:PZE) shares saw an uptick in trading volume on Monday . 406,686 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 174% from the previous session’s volume of 148,485 shares.The stock last traded at $6.46 and had previously closed at $6.43.

The stock’s 50-day moving average is $6.27 and its 200 day moving average is $6.32. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.31 billion, a P/E ratio of 25.84 and a beta of 1.58.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Acadian Asset Management LLC boosted its stake in Petrobras Argentina SA by 7.3% in the first quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 1,631,578 shares of the company’s stock valued at $10,687,000 after buying an additional 111,179 shares in the last quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. boosted its stake in Petrobras Argentina SA by 1.5% in the first quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 48,400 shares of the company’s stock valued at $317,000 after buying an additional 700 shares in the last quarter. Eqis Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in Petrobras Argentina SA by 18.8% in the second quarter. Eqis Capital Management Inc. now owns 25,966 shares of the company’s stock valued at $163,000 after buying an additional 4,112 shares in the last quarter. LSV Asset Management boosted its stake in Petrobras Argentina SA by 78.2% in the second quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 18,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $113,000 after buying an additional 7,900 shares in the last quarter. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its stake in Petrobras Argentina SA by 186.5% in the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 52,659 shares of the company’s stock valued at $331,000 after buying an additional 34,278 shares in the last quarter. 5.88% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

About Petrobras Argentina SA

Petrobras Argentina SA, (formerly Petrobras Energia SA), is an Argentina-based integrated company primarily engaged in the energy sector. The Company’s activities are structured in four business segments: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production, including the acquisition, exploration, exploitation and maintenance of oil and gas reserves; Refining and Distribution, focusing in the production of fuels, lubricants and asphalts; Petrochemicals, comprising the production of styrene, polystyrene, bi-oriented polystyrene (BOPS) and synthetic rubber; as well as Gas and Energy, providing gas distribution and electric energy generation and transmission.

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