WS Atkins PLC (ATK) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,650 by Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK) had its price target hoisted by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 1,440 ($18.80) to GBX 1,650 ($21.54) in a research report sent to investors on Friday. The brokerage currently has an overweight rating on the stock.
Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,480 ($19.32) target price on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research note on Thursday, June 16th. Peel Hunt reissued an add rating and issued a GBX 1,483 ($19.36) target price on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research note on Thursday, June 16th. Panmure Gordon reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,630 ($21.28) target price on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research note on Thursday, June 16th. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 1,575 ($20.56) price objective on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Finally, Jefferies Group reaffirmed a hold rating and set a GBX 1,360 ($17.75) price objective on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a research report on Thursday, August 25th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 1,511.56 ($19.73).
WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK) opened at 1590.00 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 1,537.14 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 1,397.06. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 1.55 billion. WS Atkins PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 1,110.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 1,677.00.
In other WS Atkins PLC news, insider Heath Drewett sold 1,470 shares of WS Atkins PLC stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,542 ($20.13), for a total value of £22,667.40 ($29,588.04).
WS Atkins PLC Company Profile
WS Atkins plc is a United Kingdom-based design, engineering and project management consultancy. In the United Kingdom and Europe, the Company delivers engineering and technically integrated design, together with project and cost management services. Its areas of operation include aerospace, defense, education, environment, infrastructure design, transportation and water.
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