WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)‘s stock had its “add” rating restated by Numis Securities Ltd in a research report issued on Thursday. They presently have a GBX 1,710 ($22.32) price target on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s target price indicates a potential upside of 10.11% from the company’s previous close.
ATK has been the topic of several other reports. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research report on Wednesday, September 21st. Jefferies Group restated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,360 ($17.75) price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research report on Thursday, August 25th. Peel Hunt boosted their price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC from GBX 1,483 ($19.36) to GBX 1,634 ($21.33) and gave the stock an “add” rating in a research report on Friday, September 2nd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,440 ($18.80) price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Finally, Panmure Gordon restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,630 ($21.28) price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research report on Thursday, June 16th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,488.22 ($19.43).
Shares of WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK) opened at 1590.00 on Thursday. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 1.55 billion. WS Atkins PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 1,110.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,677.00. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 1,531.75 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 1,394.34.
In other WS Atkins PLC news, insider Heath Drewett sold 1,470 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, September 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,542 ($20.13), for a total transaction of £22,667.40 ($29,588.04). Also, insider Drewett,Heath sold 10,781 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, July 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,334 ($17.41), for a total transaction of £143,818.54 ($187,728.16).
WS Atkins PLC Company Profile
WS Atkins plc is a United Kingdom-based design, engineering and project management consultancy. In the United Kingdom and Europe, the Company delivers engineering and technically integrated design, together with project and cost management services. Its areas of operation include aerospace, defense, education, environment, infrastructure design, transportation and water.
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