John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)‘s stock had its “sell” rating restated by investment analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They presently have a GBX 615 ($8.03) target price on the stock. Canaccord Genuity’s target price indicates a potential downside of 19.07% from the company’s current price.
WG has been the subject of several other reports. Barclays PLC restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 840 ($10.96) price target on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a report on Wednesday, August 24th. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 830 ($10.83) target price on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Thursday. Credit Suisse Group AG initiated coverage on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Monday, September 19th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a GBX 850 ($11.10) target price for the company. BNP Paribas upgraded shares of John Wood Group PLC to an “outperform” rating and lifted their target price for the company from GBX 695 ($9.07) to GBX 815 ($10.64) in a research note on Monday, September 12th. Finally, Jefferies Group reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 750 ($9.79) target price on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Tuesday, August 16th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the stock. John Wood Group PLC presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 686.67 ($8.96).
Shares of John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) traded up 1.32% on Monday, reaching GBX 769.50. 712,263 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 718.12 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 661.01. John Wood Group PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 522.85 and a 52 week high of GBX 784.50. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 2.86 billion.
In other John Wood Group PLC news, insider Jann M. Brown purchased 1,101 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 28th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 730 ($9.53) per share, with a total value of £8,037.30 ($10,491.19).
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