John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the eighteen research firms that are currently covering the firm. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six have assigned a hold recommendation and nine have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month price target among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 677.08 ($8.84).
Several research analysts have commented on WG shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered their target price on John Wood Group PLC from GBX 600 ($7.83) to GBX 570 ($7.44) and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, July 1st. Liberum Capital reissued a “sell” rating and set a GBX 564 ($7.36) target price on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Tuesday, August 16th. Beaufort Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, August 17th. Canaccord Genuity boosted their target price on John Wood Group PLC from GBX 575 ($7.51) to GBX 615 ($8.03) and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, July 8th. Finally, Barclays PLC reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Monday, September 12th.
In other John Wood Group PLC news, insider Jann M. Brown purchased 1,101 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 28th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 730 ($9.53) per share, for a total transaction of £8,037.30 ($10,491.19).
John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) opened at 787.00 on Wednesday. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 724.19 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 665.78. The company’s market cap is GBX 2.92 billion. John Wood Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 522.85 and a 1-year high of GBX 794.00.
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