John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) had its target price upped by Macquarie from GBX 540 ($7.05) to GBX 680 ($8.88) in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning. Macquarie currently has a neutral rating on the stock.
A number of other brokerages have also recently issued reports on WG. Credit Suisse Group AG started 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) price target on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 800 ($10.44) price target on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, August 11th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded shares of John Wood Group PLC to a neutral rating and upped their price target for the stock from GBX 553 ($7.22) to GBX 600 ($7.83) in a research note on Thursday, June 16th. Beaufort Securities reiterated a buy rating on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Friday, July 1st. Finally, BNP Paribas upgraded shares of John Wood Group PLC to an outperform rating and upped their price target for the stock from GBX 695 ($9.07) to GBX 815 ($10.64) in a research note on Monday, September 12th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the stock. John Wood Group PLC has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 686.67 ($8.96).
John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) opened at 778.50 on Friday. John Wood Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 522.85 and a 1-year high of GBX 786.50. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 720.19 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 662.83. The stock’s market cap is GBX 2.89 billion.
In other news, insider Jann M. Brown bought 1,101 shares of John Wood Group PLC stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 28th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 730 ($9.53) per share, with a total value of £8,037.30 ($10,491.19).
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