WSP Global Inc (TSE:WSP) – Investment analysts at National Bank Financial boosted their FY2018 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for WSP Global in a report released on Wednesday. National Bank Financial analyst M. Sytchev now anticipates that the company will post earnings per share of $3.18 for the year, up from their prior forecast of $3.17. National Bank Financial currently has a “Sector Perform Overweight” rating on the stock.

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Several other research analysts have also issued reports on WSP. Royal Bank Of Canada increased their price target on WSP Global from C$52.00 to C$55.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Thursday, May 11th. TD Securities increased their price objective on WSP Global from C$54.00 to C$58.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 11th. Scotiabank increased their price objective on WSP Global from C$49.00 to C$57.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 11th. Raymond James Financial, Inc. increased their price objective on WSP Global from C$55.00 to C$56.00 and gave the stock a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Friday, May 12th. Finally, CIBC increased their price objective on WSP Global from C$51.00 to C$54.00 in a research note on Monday, July 10th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of C$53.25.

Shares of WSP Global (TSE:WSP) traded up 0.33% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $48.97. The company had a trading volume of 161,515 shares. WSP Global has a 12-month low of $40.50 and a 12-month high of $55.04. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $51.86 and its 200-day moving average is $49.14. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.01 billion and a PE ratio of 22.71.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Saturday, July 15th. Stockholders of record on Saturday, July 15th were paid a $0.375 dividend. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.07%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, June 28th.

About WSP Global

WSP Global Inc is a professional services company. The Company’s segments are Canada, Americas (US and South America), EMEIA (Europe, Middle East, India and Africa) and APAC (Asia Pacific, including primarily Asia and Australia). It offers services in project delivery and consulting. It offers various project services throughout the project execution phases.

Earnings History and Estimates for WSP Global (TSE:WSP)

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