WS Atkins Given “Buy” Rating at Liberum Capital (ATK)
WS Atkins (LON:ATK)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Liberum Capital in a report released on Friday, American Banking News reports. They currently have a GBX 1,300 ($20.82) price target on the stock. Liberum Capital’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 11.30% from the stock’s previous close.
Shares of WS Atkins (LON:ATK) traded down 0.51% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 1168.00. 110,108 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. WS Atkins has a 52-week low of GBX 632.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 1256.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1189. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1006.. The company’s market cap is £1.136 billion.
A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on ATK. Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their price target on shares of WS Atkins (LON:ATK) from GBX 1,298 ($20.79) to GBX 1,348 ($21.59) in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Canaccord Genuity raised their price target on shares of WS Atkins (LON:ATK) from GBX 1,100 ($17.62) to GBX 1,400 ($22.43) in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Panmure Gordon reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of WS Atkins (LON:ATK) in a research note to investors on Thursday, September 19th. They now have a GBX 1,100 ($17.62) price target on the stock. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. WS Atkins currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 1,104.18 ($17.69).
WS Atkins plc (LON:ATK) is a holding company.
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