Shares of John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the eighteen brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 800.86 ($10.53).
A number of analysts recently commented on the company. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and set a GBX 500 ($6.58) price target on shares of John Wood Group in a research report on Monday, October 9th. Numis Securities Ltd downgraded John Wood Group to an “add” rating and set a GBX 820 ($10.79) price target for the company. in a research report on Tuesday, November 14th. Macquarie decreased their price target on John Wood Group from GBX 965 ($12.69) to GBX 835 ($10.98) and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, August 30th. Raymond James Financial, Inc. decreased their price target on John Wood Group from GBX 770 ($10.13) to GBX 670 ($8.81) and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. Finally, Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “underweight” rating and set a GBX 730 ($9.60) price target on shares of John Wood Group in a research report on Thursday, October 19th.
In other news, insider David Kemp sold 6,615 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 714 ($9.39), for a total value of £47,231.10 ($62,121.66).
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