Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WLDN) insider Marc Tipermas sold 3,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $25.24, for a total transaction of $75,720.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 38,333 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $967,524.92. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link.

Marc Tipermas also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, December 8th, Marc Tipermas sold 682 shares of Willdan Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $24.50, for a total transaction of $16,709.00.
  • On Wednesday, December 6th, Marc Tipermas sold 1,318 shares of Willdan Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $24.90, for a total transaction of $32,818.20.

Shares of Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) traded down $0.08 on Thursday, hitting $25.07. 59,128 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 113,278. Willdan Group, Inc. has a 1 year low of $20.60 and a 1 year high of $36.87. The company has a current ratio of 1.46, a quick ratio of 1.46 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.03. The company has a market cap of $223.56, a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.18 and a beta of 1.12.

Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The construction company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.01. Willdan Group had a net margin of 3.90% and a return on equity of 18.10%. The company had revenue of $69.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $60.39 million. Willdan Group’s quarterly revenue was up 17.5% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts forecast that Willdan Group, Inc. will post 1.16 EPS for the current year.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its holdings in Willdan Group by 8.0% during the 1st quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 271,616 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $8,762,000 after buying an additional 20,036 shares during the last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. raised its holdings in Willdan Group by 52.5% during the 2nd quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 65,794 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $2,010,000 after buying an additional 22,661 shares during the last quarter. Fiera Capital Corp raised its holdings in Willdan Group by 56.2% during the 2nd quarter. Fiera Capital Corp now owns 121,417 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $3,709,000 after buying an additional 43,670 shares during the last quarter. Rice Hall James & Associates LLC raised its holdings in Willdan Group by 1.0% during the 2nd quarter. Rice Hall James & Associates LLC now owns 9,926 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $303,000 after buying an additional 103 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Morgan Stanley raised its holdings in Willdan Group by 57.5% during the 1st quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 93,206 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $3,007,000 after buying an additional 34,043 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 66.05% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. ValuEngine lowered shares of Willdan Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, October 2nd. BidaskClub lowered shares of Willdan Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, August 19th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Willdan Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $33.00 price objective for the company in a report on Thursday, October 19th. Finally, Seaport Global Securities restated a “buy” rating and issued a $37.00 price objective on shares of Willdan Group in a report on Wednesday, October 11th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $36.50.

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Willdan Group Company Profile

Willdan Group, Inc is a holding company. The Company provides professional technical and consulting services to utilities, private industry and public agencies at all levels of government, primarily in California and New York. It operates through four segments: Energy Efficiency Services, Engineering Services, Public Finance Services and Homeland Security Services.

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