John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) was downgraded by equities researchers at Numis Securities Ltd to an “add” rating in a research report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 820 ($10.79) target price on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 16.39% from the company’s previous close.

Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. J P Morgan Chase & Co raised shares of John Wood Group PLC to an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 810 ($10.65) price objective for the company in a research note on Thursday, October 12th. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and set a GBX 500 ($6.58) price objective on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Monday, October 9th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “underweight” rating and set a GBX 730 ($9.60) price objective on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, October 19th. Citigroup Inc. reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 700 ($9.21) price objective on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 875 ($11.51) price objective on shares of John Wood Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, October 26th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 799.73 ($10.52).

Shares of John Wood Group PLC (WG) opened at GBX 704.50 ($9.27) on Tuesday. John Wood Group PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 553 ($7.27) and a 12-month high of GBX 909 ($11.96).

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In other John Wood Group PLC news, insider David Kemp sold 6,615 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 714 ($9.39), for a total value of £47,231.10 ($62,121.66).

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