Insider Buying: WS Atkins PLC (ATK) Insider Acquires £154.50 in Stock
WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK) insider Krueger,Uwe bought 10 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 15th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,545 ($20.17) per share, for a total transaction of £154.50 ($201.67).
Krueger,Uwe also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Monday, August 15th, Krueger,Uwe purchased 10 shares of WS Atkins PLC stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 1,520 ($19.84) per share, with a total value of £152 ($198.41).
- On Monday, June 27th, Krueger,Uwe sold 8,569 shares of WS Atkins PLC stock. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,232 ($16.08), for a total transaction of £105,570.08 ($137,801.96).
WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK) opened at 1557.00 on Thursday. WS Atkins PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 1,110.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 1,677.00. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 1,517.00 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 1,384.81. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 1.51 billion.
A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a report on Wednesday. Peel Hunt reaffirmed an “add” rating and set a GBX 1,483 ($19.36) price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a report on Thursday, June 16th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered their price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC from GBX 1,590 ($20.75) to GBX 1,440 ($18.80) and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a report on Friday, July 8th. Panmure Gordon reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,630 ($21.28) price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a report on Thursday, June 16th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,575 ($20.56) price target on shares of WS Atkins PLC in a report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. WS Atkins PLC presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,454.40 ($18.98).
About WS Atkins PLC
WS Atkins plc is a United Kingdom-based design, engineering and project management consultancy. In the United Kingdom and Europe, the Company delivers engineering and technically integrated design, together with project and cost management services. Its areas of operation include aerospace, defense, education, environment, infrastructure design, transportation and water.
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