Jefferies Group restated their hold rating on shares of WS Atkins (LON:ATK) in a report released on Friday, American Banking & Market News reports. Jefferies Group currently has a GBX 1,075 ($17.25) price objective on the stock.
Jefferies Group has also taken action a number of other stocks recently. The firm raised its price target on shares of Methanex Corporation to $65.00. They have a buy rating on that stock. Also, Jefferies Group raised its price target on shares of Barrick Gold Corp from $15.00 to $17.00. They have a hold rating on that stock. Finally, Jefferies Group lowered its price target on shares of Transocean from $55.00 to $51.00. They have a hold rating on that stock.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on ATK. Analysts at Panmure Gordon reiterated a hold rating on shares of WS Atkins in a research note to investors on Wednesday, October 2nd. They now have a GBX 1,100 ($17.65) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Liberum Capital reiterated a buy rating on shares of WS Atkins in a research note to investors on Friday, September 27th. They now have a GBX 1,300 ($20.86) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their price target on shares of WS Atkins from GBX 1,298 ($20.82) to GBX 1,348 ($21.63) in a research note to investors on Thursday, September 26th. They now have an overweight rating on the stock. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 1,104.18 ($17.72).
Shares of WS Atkins (LON:ATK) traded up 0.36% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 1114.00. The stock had a trading volume of 65,203 shares. WS Atkins has a one year low of GBX 632.00 and a one year 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 £1.084 billion.
WS Atkins plc (LON:ATK) is a holding company.
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