Energy Fuels Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:UUUU) Director Alex G. Morrison Acquires 11,400 Shares

Energy Fuels Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:UUUU) (TSE:EFR) Director Alex G. Morrison acquired 11,400 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 21st. The stock was acquired at an average price of $1.79 per share, for a total transaction of $20,406.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

Shares of NYSEAMERICAN UUUU traded up $0.02 during trading on Thursday, hitting $1.76. The company had a trading volume of 11,983 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,172,358. Energy Fuels Inc has a fifty-two week low of $1.50 and a fifty-two week high of $4.09.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on UUUU shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Energy Fuels from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 16th. HC Wainwright restated a “buy” rating and set a $3.75 price target (down previously from $4.50) on shares of Energy Fuels in a research report on Tuesday, August 6th. Finally, Noble Financial restated a “hold” rating on shares of Energy Fuels in a research report on Wednesday, August 7th.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in UUUU. Two Sigma Advisers LP purchased a new position in shares of Energy Fuels in the fourth quarter worth about $29,000. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY lifted its stake in shares of Energy Fuels by 356.6% in the fourth quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY now owns 29,678 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $85,000 after buying an additional 23,178 shares in the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its stake in shares of Energy Fuels by 23.8% in the fourth quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 247,044 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $703,000 after buying an additional 47,437 shares in the last quarter. Exane Derivatives lifted its stake in shares of Energy Fuels by 37.4% in the first quarter. Exane Derivatives now owns 310,864 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $1,031,000 after buying an additional 84,549 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Northern Trust Corp lifted its stake in shares of Energy Fuels by 1.8% in the fourth quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 724,433 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $2,064,000 after buying an additional 12,537 shares in the last quarter.

About Energy Fuels

Energy Fuels Inc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the extraction, recovery, exploration, and sale of uranium in the United States. It operates in two segments, Conventional Uranium and ISR Uranium. The company owns and operates the Nichols Ranch uranium recovery facility located in Wyoming; the Alta Mesa project located in Texas; and the White Mesa Mill located in Utah.

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