JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated their overweight rating on shares of WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK) in a report published on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 1,650 ($20.42) price objective on the stock.
ATK has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Peel Hunt restated an add rating and set a GBX 1,483 ($18.35) price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Liberum Capital raised their price target on WS Atkins PLC from GBX 1,350 ($16.71) to GBX 1,480 ($18.32) and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Panmure Gordon restated a buy rating and set a GBX 1,630 ($20.17) price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research report on Thursday, June 16th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd restated a buy rating and set a GBX 1,575 ($19.49) price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 1,511.56 ($18.71).
WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK) opened at 1566.125122 on Thursday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 1,549.28 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 1,410.49. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 1.52 billion. WS Atkins PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 1,110.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,677.00.
In related news, insider Heath Drewett sold 1,470 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,542 ($19.08), for a total value of £22,667.40 ($28,053.71).
About WS Atkins PLC
WS Atkins plc is engaged in providing design, engineering and project management consultancy services. The Company operates through five segments: UK and Europe, North America, Middle East, Asia Pacific and Energy. In the UK and Europe segment, the Company’s focus is on planning, designing and enabling its clients’ capital programs and projects in and around infrastructure and transportation, as well as providing engineering consultancy services to other markets.
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