Kirk Meche, an Insider in Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (GIFI), Acquired 3600 shares of the Company; Energy Opportunities Capital Management Decreased Gulfport Energy Com New (GPOR) Position By $815,500

Company insider, Kirk Meche, President & CEO of Gulf Island Fabrication Inc purchased a total of 3,600 shares of the firm, at an average $8.3 per every share. Kirk now owns 330,703 shares accounting for 2.22% of the Company’s market cap This transaction, which was filled on 01/03/2018 was made public in a Form 4 with the Security Exchange Commission.

Energy Opportunities Capital Management Llc decreased Gulfport Energy Corp Com New (GPOR) stake by 23.19% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Energy Opportunities Capital Management Llc sold 58,250 shares as Gulfport Energy Corp Com New (GPOR)’s stock declined 17.30%. The Energy Opportunities Capital Management Llc holds 192,980 shares with $2.77M value, down from 251,230 last quarter. Gulfport Energy Corp Com New now has $1.83B valuation. The stock increased 2.99% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $9.99. About 6.34M shares traded or 39.71% up from the average. Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) has declined 45.17% since March 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 61.87% the S&P500.

The stock decreased 0.61% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $8.2. About 148,322 shares traded or 166.71% up from the average. Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI) has risen 43.64% since March 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.94% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.35, from 1.38 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 9 investors sold Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. shares while 26 reduced holdings. 12 funds opened positions while 24 raised stakes. 9.02 million shares or 3.36% less from 9.34 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. California-based California Pub Employees Retirement Systems has invested 0% in Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI). Parametric Associates Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0% of its portfolio in Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI). Legal General Group Public Limited Com accumulated 0% or 23,615 shares. State Teachers Retirement System invested 0% of its portfolio in Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI). Kokino Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.88% or 39,617 shares in its portfolio. Deutsche Financial Bank Ag has 27,014 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Tiaa Cref Investment Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI). Moreover, Morgan Stanley has 0% invested in Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI) for 36,283 shares. Ameritas Inv Prtnrs holds 1,199 shares. Piermont Cap Mngmt reported 72,225 shares. Ameriprise accumulated 0% or 71,136 shares. Wells Fargo And Co Mn, a California-based fund reported 6,691 shares. New York State Common Retirement Fund has 0% invested in Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI). Geode Ltd Llc has invested 0% in Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (NASDAQ:GIFI). Bridgeway Capital owns 123,503 shares.

Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a fabricator of offshore drilling and production platforms, and other steel structures for clients in the gas and oil, and marine industries in the United States. The company has market cap of $122.16 million. The firm fabricates jackets and deck sections of fixed production platforms; hull, tendon, and/or deck sections of floating production platforms, such as tension leg platforms, single point anchor reservoirs, floating production storage and offloading vessels, and minimum deepwater operating concepts; piles, wellhead protectors, and subsea templates, as well as various production, compressor, and utility modules; produces and repairs pressure vessels used in the gas and oil industry; fabricates various other types of steel structures; and provides onshore and offshore scaffolding and piping insulation services. It currently has negative earnings. It also fabricates and repairs offshore supply vessels, anchor handling vessels, lift boats, tugboats, towboats, barges, and other marine vessels; constructs dry docks to lift marine vessels; and offers steel repair, blasting and painting, electrical systems repair, and machinery and piping system repairs, as well as propeller, shaft, and rudder reconditioning.

Since December 15, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 8 selling transactions for $1.94 million activity. Crowell Keri also sold $194,582 worth of Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) on Friday, December 15. Groeschel Craig had sold 7,059 shares worth $85,823 on Friday, December 15. 6,266 shares valued at $76,218 were sold by Zitkus Lester on Friday, December 15. Another trade for 5,700 shares valued at $69,273 was made by Jones Robert Alan on Friday, December 15. Shares for $101,392 were bought by Westerman Paul D. The insider Baldwin Steve sold $48,666. Shares for $57,164 were sold by Malone Mark on Friday, December 15.