John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) has earned an average rating of “Hold” from the eighteen research firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have given a hold recommendation and nine have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month price target among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 798.63 ($10.83).

Several equities analysts recently commented on WG shares. Morgan Stanley reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 960 ($13.02) price target on shares of John Wood Group in a report on Monday, October 2nd. Barclays reiterated an “underweight” rating and set a GBX 730 ($9.90) price target on shares of John Wood Group in a report on Thursday, October 19th. Jefferies Group reiterated an “underperform” rating and set a GBX 500 ($6.78) price target on shares of John Wood Group in a report on Monday, October 9th. cut shares of John Wood Group to an “add” rating and set a GBX 820 ($11.12) price objective for the company. in a research report on Tuesday, November 14th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group lowered their price objective on shares of John Wood Group from GBX 875 ($11.87) to GBX 865 ($11.73) and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, December 13th.

Shares of John Wood Group (WG) traded up GBX 4.60 ($0.06) during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching GBX 680 ($9.22). 1,496,473 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,410,000. The company has a market cap of $4,590.00 and a P/E ratio of -34,000.00. John Wood Group has a one year low of GBX 553 ($7.50) and a one year high of GBX 892.50 ($12.10).

In related news, insider Jann M. Brown purchased 1,193 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 22nd. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 645 ($8.75) per share, for a total transaction of £7,694.85 ($10,435.11). Also, insider David Kemp sold 6,615 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 714 ($9.68), for a total transaction of £47,231.10 ($64,050.85).

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