John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) had its target price raised by Macquarie from GBX 540 ($7.05) to GBX 680 ($8.88) in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning. They currently have a neutral rating on the stock.
Several other research firms have also weighed in on WG. Credit Suisse Group AG started coverage on John Wood Group PLC in a report on Monday, September 19th. They set 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) target price on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, August 11th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded John Wood Group PLC to a neutral rating and increased their target price 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 John Wood Group PLC to an outperform rating and increased their target price 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 given a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 686.67 ($8.96).
Shares of John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) opened at 774.00 on Friday. John Wood Group PLC has a one year low of GBX 522.85 and a one year high of GBX 786.50. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 721.43 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 663.79. The company’s market cap is GBX 2.87 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 stock was acquired 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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