Geopark Ltd. (NYSE:GPRK) has earned an average broker rating score of 2.00 (Buy) from the three brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation, one has given a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. Geopark’s rating score has declined by 33.3% in the last three months as a result of a number of analysts’ upgrades and downgrades.
Brokerages have set a twelve-month consensus price target of $5.50 for the company and are predicting that the company will post ($0.07) earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Geopark an industry rank of 80 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Geopark from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 5th.
Shares of Geopark (NYSE:GPRK) traded up 0.64% on Monday, hitting $4.75. 21,804 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Geopark has a 12-month low of $1.90 and a 12-month high of $5.42. The stock’s market cap is $283.22 million. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $4.25 and its 200 day moving average price is $3.44.
A hedge fund recently bought a new stake in Geopark stock. Spark Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in Geopark Ltd. (NYSE:GPRK) during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm purchased 64,710 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $214,000. Spark Investment Management LLC owned approximately 0.11% of Geopark at the end of the most recent quarter. 36.10% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.