Today Jefferies Reaffirms a “Hold” Rating on Atkins (LON:ATK) and a GBX 1630.00 Target Price


Atkins (LON:ATK) Rating Reaffirmed

Recently, In an analyst research report released on Friday morning, Atkins (LON:ATK) shares have had their “Hold” Rating maintained by expert analysts at Jefferies, who currently has a GBX 1630.00 target price on firm. This target by Jefferies could mean the possibile upside of 2.32% from the previous close.

From a total of 10 analysts covering Atkins W S PLC (LON:ATK) stock, 4 rate it a ”Buy”, 1 a “Sell”, and 5 a ”Hold”. This means that 40% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 1800 while the lowest target price is GBX 1120. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 1542 with a 1.63% above today’s (GBX 1594) stock price. Atkins W S PLC was the topic of 32 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Jefferies maintained shares on December 4 with “Hold” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained shares with “Sector Perform” rating and GBX 1550 target share price in a report from a November 17. Panmure Gordon maintained ATK stock in a recent report from November 19 with “Hold” rating. Numis Securities maintained the rating on November 17. Numis Securities has a “Buy” rating and a GBX 1800 price target on shares. Finally, JP Morgan maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in a report issued on a November 18.

Approximately 72,198 shares of stock traded hands. WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK) has risen 21.33% since May 7, 2015 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.11% the S&P500.

Today Jefferies Reaffirms a

WS Atkins plc is a United Kingdom-based design, engineering and project management consultancy. The company has a market cap of 1.60 billion GBP. In the United Kingdom and Europe, the Company delivers engineering and technically integrated design, together with project and cost management services. It has 16.38 P/E ratio. The Company’s areas of operation include aerospace, defense, education, environment, infrastructure design, transportation and water.