Numis Securities upgraded shares of John Wood Group (LON:WG) to a buy rating in a report published on Thursday morning. They currently have GBX 780 ($10.50) target price on the stock.

A number of other research firms have also recently commented on WG. J P Morgan Chase & Co upgraded John Wood Group to an overweight rating and set a GBX 810 ($10.90) price objective for the company in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Jefferies Group reiterated an underperform rating and set a GBX 500 ($6.73) price objective on shares of John Wood Group in a research report on Monday, October 9th. Barclays reiterated an underweight rating and set a GBX 730 ($9.83) price objective on shares of John Wood Group in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. Citigroup reiterated a neutral rating and set a GBX 700 ($9.42) price objective on shares of John Wood Group in a research report on Tuesday, October 17th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group reiterated an outperform rating and set a GBX 875 ($11.78) price objective on shares of John Wood Group in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 796.41 ($10.72).

John Wood Group (LON WG) opened at GBX 620.50 ($8.35) on Thursday. John Wood Group has a one year low of GBX 553 ($7.44) and a one year high of GBX 909 ($12.23).

In other John Wood Group news, insider David Kemp sold 6,615 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 714 ($9.61), for a total transaction of £47,231.10 ($63,568.10).

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