Dimensional Fund Advisors LP acquired a new position in shares of Talos Energy Inc (NYSE:TALO) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 618,480 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $19,872,000.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Legal & General Group Plc bought a new stake in Talos Energy during the 2nd quarter worth $112,000. BlackRock Inc. bought a new stake in Talos Energy during the 2nd quarter worth $43,277,000. Royce & Associates LP bought a new stake in Talos Energy during the 2nd quarter worth $19,493,000. Riverstone Holdings LLC bought a new stake in Talos Energy during the 2nd quarter worth $479,594,000. Finally, Swiss National Bank bought a new stake in Talos Energy during the 2nd quarter worth $1,096,000. Institutional investors own 99.54% of the company’s stock.

Several brokerages have commented on TALO. Capital One Financial began coverage on Talos Energy in a report on Monday, August 27th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $45.00 target price on the stock. ValuEngine raised Talos Energy from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 28th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Talos Energy from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 3rd. Finally, Seaport Global Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Talos Energy in a report on Monday, August 27th.

Shares of TALO opened at $31.19 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $1.78 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 131.28 and a beta of 1.52. Talos Energy Inc has a 12 month low of $30.26 and a 12 month high of $37.64. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.72, a quick ratio of 2.96 and a current ratio of 2.96.

Talos Energy (NYSE:TALO) last announced its earnings results on Monday, August 6th. The company reported ($0.84) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.61 by ($1.45). The company had revenue of $203.91 million for the quarter. Talos Energy had a negative return on equity of 7.69% and a negative net margin of 8.65%. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Talos Energy Inc will post 2.4 EPS for the current year.

Talos Energy Company Profile

Talos Energy Inc, an independent oil and gas company, focuses on the offshore exploration and production in the United States Gulf of Mexico and the shallow waters off the coast of Mexico. The company is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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