Watkin Jones PLC (LON:WJG) had its target price hoisted by Beaufort Securities from GBX 125 ($1.56) to GBX 148 ($1.85) in a report published on Friday morning. The firm currently has a speculative buy rating on the stock.

Separately, Peel Hunt lifted their price target on shares of Watkin Jones PLC from GBX 130 ($1.62) to GBX 140 ($1.75) and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Thursday.

Watkin Jones PLC (LON:WJG) traded up 0.08% on Friday, hitting GBX 120.60. 195,692 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm’s market cap is GBX 307.56 million. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 119.53 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 112.85. Watkin Jones PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 95.25 and a 52-week high of GBX 130.54.

About Watkin Jones PLC

Watkin Jones plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which is a developer and constructor of multi occupancy property assets. The Company focuses on the student accommodation sector. The Company delivers a full service solution to its investment partners, including site identification and procurement, planning consent, transaction funding, construction delivery and asset management.

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