Standard Life Aberdeen reduces its stake in Kosmos Energy

Standard Life Aberdeen plc reduced its stake in shares of Kosmos Energy Ltd. (NYSE:KOS) by 6.3% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

The firm owned 218,166 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock after selling 14,588 shares during the period.

Standard Life Aberdeen plc owned 0.05% of Kosmos Energy worth $214,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Two Sigma Advisers LP lifted its holdings in shares of Kosmos Energy by 2.1% during the second quarter.

Two Sigma Advisers LP now owns 4,991,422 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock worth $8,286,000 after buying an additional 102,500 shares during the last quarter.

Principal Financial Group Inc. boosted its holdings in Kosmos Energy by 157.3% in the 2nd quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 1,420,207 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock worth $2,357,000 after buying an additional 868,200 shares during the period.

Ninety One UK Ltd lifted its stake in Kosmos Energy by 1.6% in the 2nd quarter. Ninety One UK Ltd now owns 2,583,416 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock worth $4,288,000 after purchasing an additional 40,068 shares in the last quarter. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc. lifted its stake in Kosmos Energy by 41.4% in the 2nd quarter. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc. now owns 1,110,151 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock worth $1,843,000 after purchasing an additional 325,000 shares in the last quarter.

Finally, Nuveen Asset Management LLC lifted its stake in Kosmos Energy by 43.8% in the 2nd quarter. Nuveen Asset Management LLC now owns 7,477,283 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock worth $12,412,000 after purchasing an additional 2,278,442 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 83.14% of the company’s stock.