John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) insider David Kemp bought 769 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, July 18th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 514 ($6.72) per share, with a total value of £3,952.66 ($5,164.85).

LON:WG opened at GBX 512.20 ($6.69) on Monday. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of GBX 444.39. John Wood Group PLC has a twelve month low of GBX 379.90 ($4.96) and a twelve month high of GBX 801.20 ($10.47). The stock has a market cap of $3.49 billion and a PE ratio of -394.00. The company has a current ratio of 1.04, a quick ratio of 0.98 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 63.71.

Several brokerages have commented on WG. Royal Bank of Canada restated a “buy” rating and issued a $2.50 target price on shares of in a research note on Thursday. Goldman Sachs Group restated a “neutral” rating and issued a $36.00 target price on shares of General Motors in a research note on Tuesday, March 26th. Barclays restated an “underweight” rating and issued a GBX 600 ($7.84) target price on shares of in a research note on Monday, July 8th. Jefferies Financial Group restated a “hold” rating on shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S in a research note on Tuesday, April 9th. Finally, UBS Group upgraded to a “neutral” rating and raised their target price for the stock from GBX 945 ($12.35) to GBX 2,060 ($26.92) in a research note on Thursday, June 20th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 657.27 ($8.59).

About John Wood Group

John Wood Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides project, engineering, and technical services in energy, industry, and built environment worldwide. It operates through five segments: Asset Solutions Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia; Assets Solutions Americas; Specialist Technical Solutions; Environment and Infrastructure Solutions; and Investment Services.

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