WS Atkins PLC Company Profile (LON:ATK)

About WS Atkins PLC

WS Atkins PLC logoWS Atkins plc is engaged in providing design, engineering and project management consultancy services. The Company operates through five segments: UK and Europe, North America, Middle East, Asia Pacific and Energy. In the UK and Europe segment, the Company's focus is on planning, designing and enabling its clients' capital programs and projects in and around infrastructure and transportation, as well as providing engineering consultancy services to other markets. In the North America segment, it focuses on transportation business, and develops federal offering and targets infrastructure programs. In the Middle East segment, it focuses on transportation infrastructure and property in the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In the Asia Pacific segment, the Company offers its clients a range of services throughout the entire cycle of urban development. In the Energy segment, it focuses on nuclear, oil and gas, conventional power generation and renewables.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: ATK
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $18.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1456.2700
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1501.6100
  • 52-Week Range: £972,610 - GBX 1,191
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.5203
  • P/E Growth: 3.0700
  • Market Cap: $1452.28B
  • Outstanding Shares: 97,261,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,614.63

Analysts' Ratings History for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/9/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,820View Rating Details
2/8/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,900View Rating Details
2/8/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,597View Rating Details
2/8/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,600View Rating Details
10/21/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,510View Rating Details
10/13/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeSector PerformerGBX 1,400 -> GBX 1,500View Rating Details
8/25/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,360View Rating Details
6/16/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,630View Rating Details
11/17/2015InvestecReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/2/2015N+1 SingerReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,340View Rating Details
8/13/2015Sanlam SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,550View Rating Details
6/11/2015Canaccord GenuityDowngradeHoldGBX 1,500View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $118.47 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/17/2016GBX 12.500.77%11/24/201611/24/20161/6/2017
6/16/2016GBX 27.802.19%7/7/20167/7/20168/19/2016
11/12/2015GBX 11.700.86%11/26/201511/26/20151/8/2016
6/11/2015GBX 25.501.69%7/9/20157/9/20158/21/2015
11/13/2014GBX 110.82%12/4/201412/4/20141/9/2015
6/12/2014GBX 23.251.77%7/9/20147/9/20148/22/2014
11/14/2013GBX 10.500.82%12/4/201312/4/20131/10/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/15/2017James CullensInsiderBuy10GBX 1,482£148.20
1/16/2017Uwe KruegerInsiderBuy10GBX 1,461£146.10
12/15/2016Heath DrewettInsiderBuy11GBX 1,417£155.87
11/23/2016Gretchen WatkinsInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,884£94,200
11/15/2016Uwe KruegerInsiderBuy8GBX 1,703£136.24
10/17/2016Uwe KruegerInsiderBuy10GBX 1,523£152.30
9/26/2016Heath DrewettInsiderSell1,470GBX 1,542£22,667.40
9/15/2016Krueger,UweInsiderBuy10GBX 1,545£154.50
8/15/2016Krueger,UweInsiderBuy10GBX 1,520£152
7/15/2016Drewett,HeathInsiderBuy12GBX 1,318£158.16
7/1/2016Drewett,HeathInsiderSell10,781GBX 1,334£143,818.54
6/29/2016Bradley,CatherineInsiderBuy2,500GBX 1,309£32,725
6/27/2016Krueger,UweInsiderSell8,569GBX 1,232£105,570.08
6/15/2016Krueger,UweInsiderBuy13GBX 1,203£156.39
5/16/2016Drewett,HeathInsiderBuy11GBX 1,326£145.86
4/15/2016Cullens,JamesInsiderBuy11GBX 1,376£151.36
3/15/2016Cullens,JamesInsiderBuy12GBX 1,270£152.40
3/8/2016Leppert,ThomasInsiderBuy2,676GBX 1,311£35,082.36
2/15/2016Cullens,JamesInsiderBuy12GBX 1,238£148.56
2/12/2016Cook,Allan EInsiderBuy4,300GBX 1,155£49,665
1/15/2016Cullens,JamesInsiderBuy10GBX 1,500£150
12/22/2015Krueger,UweInsiderSell60,000GBX 1,605£963,000
12/15/2015Drewett,HeathInsiderBuy8GBX 1,586£126.88
11/16/2015Drewett,HeathInsiderBuy9GBX 1,352£121.68
10/19/2015Krueger,UweInsiderBuy11GBX 1,364£150.04
9/17/2015Drewett,HeathInsiderBuy8GBX 1,467£117.36
8/19/2015Drewett,HeathInsiderBuy8GBX 1,540£123.20
7/20/2015Drewett,HeathInsiderBuy8GBX 1,534£122.72
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
DateHeadline
News IconIntelligent Transportation System (ITS) Market Revenue, Competitive Landscape and Forecast to 2025 (LON:ATK)
www.directionsmag.com - February 16 at 8:46 PM
News IconIntelligent Transportation System (ITS) Market Revenue, Competitive Landscape and Forecast to 2025 (LON:ATK)
www.directionsmag.com - February 16 at 8:46 PM
News IconIntelligent Transportation System (ITS) Market Revenue, Competitive Landscape and Forecast to 2025 (LON:ATK)
www.directionsmag.com - February 16 at 8:46 PM
News IconInvestor Circle: Watching the Numbers on Shares of WS Atkins plc (LSE:ATK) - Midway Monitor (LON:ATK)
midwaymonitor.com - February 16 at 3:44 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWS Atkins's (WATKF) Q3 2016 Trading Update Call (Transcript) (LON:ATK)
seekingalpha.com - February 11 at 8:42 PM
News IconThe Solo Oil PLC (SOLO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Beaufort Securities (LON:ATK)
ibusinesslines.com - February 10 at 9:14 PM
News IconWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Numis Securities Ltd (LON:ATK)
giftedviz.com - February 10 at 9:14 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoWS Atkins PLC 9.2% Potential Upside Indicated by Liberum Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:ATK)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 9 at 3:47 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoWS Atkins PLC 22.7% Potential Upside Indicated by JP Morgan Cazenove - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:ATK)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 9 at 3:47 PM
lse.co.uk logoWS Atkins Performs In Line With Expectations Across Divisions - London South East (registration) (blog) (LON:ATK)
www.lse.co.uk - February 8 at 3:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWS Atkins exploring M&A, keeps own counsel on CH2M merger report (LON:ATK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 3:16 PM
News IconInvestor Watch on These Shares: WS Atkins plc (ATK.L) - Davidson Register (LON:ATK)
davidsonregister.com - February 8 at 2:42 AM
News IconChecking Moving Average and RSI Levels on WS Atkins plc (ATK.L) - Sherwood Daily (LON:ATK)
sherwooddaily.com - February 6 at 8:43 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 ‘hot’ growth shares I’d buy in February (LON:ATK)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 3:49 PM
News IconInvestor Notebook: Focusing in on Shares of WS Atkins plc (ATK.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ATK)
springdaletimes.com - January 31 at 3:52 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoWS Atkins PLC 9.7% Potential Upside Indicated by Liberum Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:ATK)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 31 at 3:52 PM
capitalcube.com logoAtkins (WS) Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ATK-GB : January 31, 2017 (LON:ATK)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 3:52 PM
News IconEngineering giants CH2M and Atkins in "gamechanging" merger talks (LON:ATK)
viveremilano.biz - January 31 at 2:48 AM
News IconCH2M approaches Britain's WS Atkins for $4 bln merger (LON:ATK)
mlbinjurynews.com - January 30 at 4:45 PM
News IconCH2M eyes up Atkins (LON:ATK)
prensariotiretail.com - January 30 at 4:45 PM
News IconCH2M explores £3bn merger with Atkins (LON:ATK)
xboxonezone.com - January 30 at 4:45 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoEngineering contractor WS Atkins jumps 7% on reports of possible US$4bn merger (LON:ATK)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 30 at 4:45 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShares in British engineering group WS Atkins rally on merger talk (LON:ATK)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 4:45 PM
News IconBritish Business - Jan 30 (LON:ATK)
www.sharenet.co.za - January 30 at 1:39 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoCH2M approaches Britain's WS Atkins for $4 billion merger: Times (LON:ATK)
feeds.reuters.com - January 29 at 9:40 PM
News IconPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Jan 30 (LON:ATK)
www.dnaindia.com - January 29 at 8:38 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoCH2M approaches Britain's WS Atkins for $4 bln merger -Times (LON:ATK)
feeds.reuters.com - January 29 at 8:36 PM
News IconStock Watch: Indicators in View for WS Atkins plc (ATK.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ATK)
springdaletimes.com - January 27 at 4:50 PM
News IconPeel Hunt Retained Atkins (W S) PLC (LON:ATK) As 'Add' - UK Market News (LON:ATK)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 25 at 3:47 PM
News IconWhat Do Analysts Think Of Atkins (WS) (LON:ATK) This Week ... - NewsDen (LON:ATK)
newsden.net - January 24 at 4:08 PM
News IconWhy This Activist Investor Is Buying WS Atkins PLC (ATK) Shares - Simply Wall St (LON:ATK)
simplywall.st - January 23 at 8:46 PM
bloomberg.com logoStephen Billingham (LON:ATK)
www.bloomberg.com - January 22 at 3:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoAtkins (WS) Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:ATK) : January 18, 2017 (LON:ATK)
www.capitalcube.com - January 18 at 4:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Atkins (WS) Plc : January 17, 2017 (LON:ATK)
www.capitalcube.com - January 17 at 4:22 PM
News IconShould You Expect WS Atkins plc (LSE:ATK) To Continue Delivering An ROE Of 40.5%? - Simply Wall St (LON:ATK)
simplywall.st - January 17 at 9:54 AM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Atkins (WS) (LON:ATK) - UK Market News (LON:ATK)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 16 at 3:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoAtkins (WS) Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ATK-GB : January 16, 2017 (LON:ATK)
www.capitalcube.com - January 16 at 11:25 AM
News IconNew report shares details about the smart solutions market expected to reach 44.78 billion USD by 2021 (LON:ATK)
www.whatech.com - January 12 at 3:43 PM
trustnet.com logoChange of Directors (LON:ATK)
www.trustnet.com - January 10 at 2:41 AM
News IconIs WS Atkins plc's (LSE:ATK) ROE Of 40.5% Sustainable? - Simply Wall St (LON:ATK)
simplywall.st - January 9 at 4:37 PM
News IconStaffline Group PLC (LON:STAF) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Liberum Capital (LON:ATK)
twnewsjp.com - January 5 at 9:00 PM
News IconWS Atkins plc (LSE:ATK) Delivered A Better ROE Than The Industry, Here's Why - Simply Wall St (LON:ATK)
simplywall.st - January 5 at 3:57 PM
newsmaker.com.au logoIntelligent Transportation Systems Market size likely to exceed revenue of USD 47.5 billion by 2022, at 23% CAGR from 2015 to 2022 (LON:ATK)
www.newsmaker.com.au - January 3 at 8:39 AM
News IconGlobal Nuclear Decommissioning Services Market, 2015-2021: Industry Size, Share, Analysis and Forecast Report - Times of Kabul (LON:ATK)
timesofkabul.com - January 3 at 8:39 AM
News IconAtkins (WS) (LON:ATK) New Price Targets - UK Market News (LON:ATK)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 29 at 4:00 PM
News IconAnalyst Coverage Updates – Atkins (WS) (LON:ATK) - NewsDen (LON:ATK)
newsden.net - December 28 at 3:39 PM
News IconStock Alert: WS Atkins PLC (ATK) Jumps 0.35% on Dec 21 - Herald KS - Herald KS (LON:ATK)
heraldks.com - December 22 at 2:46 AM
openpr.com logoGlobal Nuclear Decommissioning Services Market: Industry Facts, Figures, Size, Share and Segment Analysis by 2016–2024 (LON:ATK)
www.openpr.com - December 21 at 9:44 PM
News IconQinetiQ Group plc 9.7% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital (LON:ATK)
www.xboxonezone.com - December 21 at 9:44 PM
News IconWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts (LON:ATK)
twnewsjp.com - December 21 at 9:44 PM

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What is WS Atkins PLC's stock symbol?

WS Atkins PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ATK."

How often does WS Atkins PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WS Atkins PLC?

WS Atkins PLC declared a dividend on Thursday, November 17th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 24th will be given a dividend of GBX 12.50 per share on Friday, January 6th. This represents a yield of 0.77%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 24th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Where is WS Atkins PLC's stock going? Where will WS Atkins PLC's stock price be in 2017?

8 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for WS Atkins PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,360 to GBX 1,900. On average, they expect WS Atkins PLC's stock price to reach GBX 1,614.63 in the next year.

When will WS Atkins PLC announce their earnings?

WS Atkins PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June, 16th 2016.

How do I buy WS Atkins PLC stock?

Shares of WS Atkins PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of WS Atkins PLC stock cost?

One share of WS Atkins PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,451.


Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff