Reaffirmed: John Wood Group (LON:WG) Hold Rating Has Been Reiterated by Mirabaud Securities; GBX 600 Target in Place


John Wood Group (LON:WG) Rating Reaffirmed

Mirabaud Securities now has a GBX 600 target price per share on shares of John Wood Group (LON:WG). The target price per share may suggest a potential upside of 6.29% from the last stock close of John Wood Group (LON:WG). This rating was revealed to clients and investors in analysts note on 3 December.

From a total of 12 analysts covering John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) stock, 4 rate it a ”Buy”, 3 a “Sell”, and 5 a ”Hold”. This means that 33% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 830 while the lowest target price is GBX 435. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 625.26 with a 10.52% above today’s (GBX 565.72) stock price. John Wood Group PLC was the topic of 32 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Barclays Capital maintained shares on November 27 with “Overweight” rating. Canaccord Genuity maintained shares with “Hold” rating and GBX 575 target share price in a report from an October 6. BNP Paribas downgraded WG stock in a recent report from November 12 to “Neutral” rating. Nomura maintained the rating on September 8. Nomura has a “Reduce” rating and a GBX 435 price target on shares. Finally, Beaufort Securities maintained the stock with “Speculative Buy” rating in a report issued on an October 8.

Approximately 265,167 shares of stock traded hands. John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) has declined 20.87% since May 6, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.58% the S&P500.

Reaffirmed: John Wood Group (LON:WG) Hold Rating Has Been Reiterated by Mirabaud Securities; GBX 600 Target in Place

Analysts await Willbros Group Inc (NYSE:WG) to reports earnings on December, 21. They expect $-0.07 earnings per share, down 450.00% or $0.09 from last year’s $0.02 per share. After $-0.28 actual earnings per share reported by Willbros Group Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -75.00% EPS growth.

John Wood Group PLC is a United Kingdom energy services company. The company has a market cap of 2.14 billion GBP. The Firm provides a range of engineering, production support and turbine services to the gas and oil, and power sectors. It has 10.63 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through two divisions: Wood Group Engineering and Wood Group PSN.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “Willbros Group, Inc. is an independent contractor serving the oil, gas and power industries, providing construction, engineering and specialty services to industry and government entities worldwide. They place particular emphasis on projects in developing countries where they believe their experience gives them a competitive advantage.” Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on John Wood Group PLC (WG).