Investors in Ecopetrol S.A. have seen their stock price surge by 4.491016% in the last trading session. Ecopetrol S.A., which trades under the symbol $EC, is a Colombian oil and gas company. It is engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas, transportation, and marketing of hydrocarbons and derivatives, among other activities.

The recent spike in stock price can be attributed to the company’s strong performance in the first quarter, which saw a record high of production and sales of its oil and gas products. Ecopetrol S.A. has also made significant investments in exploration and new production projects, which have helped to boost the company’s stock price.

Analysts have been bullish on the stock, citing the company’s strong fundamentals and the expected growth in the oil and gas industry. They are also optimistic about the company’s potential for long-term growth and profitability.

Ecopetrol S.A.’s stock price has been on a steady uptrend since the start of the year, and investors are hoping that the current momentum continues. The stock is currently trading at $17.90 and is expected to reach even higher levels in the coming weeks.