WS Atkins PLC Company Profile (LON:ATK)

About WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)

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:
  • Sector: N/A
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  • Symbol: LON:ATK
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £2.02 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 97,261,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,066.26
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,630.18
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,191 - GBX 2,148
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.14
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.95 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.04
  • Book Value: GBX 1.91 per share
  • Price / Book: 10.90
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £165.5 million
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 654,053 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)

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. Investors of record on Thursday, November 24th will be paid 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. View WS Atkins PLC's Dividend History.

When will WS Atkins PLC make its next earnings announcement?

WS Atkins PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June, 14th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for WS Atkins PLC.

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

8 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for WS Atkins PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,360 to GBX 2,150. On average, they anticipate WS Atkins PLC's stock price to reach GBX 1,743.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for WS Atkins PLC.

Who are some of WS Atkins PLC's key competitors?

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 2,082.

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 1,743.75

Analysts' Ratings History for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
4/21/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,150View Rating Details
4/21/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 2,080View Rating Details
3/29/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,820View Rating Details
2/8/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,900View Rating Details
10/21/2016Citigroup IncReiterated 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 5/27/2015 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 by Quarter 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 and Institutional Ownership History for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/15/2017Heath DrewettInsiderBuy7GBX 2,087£146.09
4/18/2017James CullensInsiderBuy7GBX 1,985£138.95
3/15/2017Heath DrewettInsiderBuy10GBX 1,478£147.80
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

Headline Trends for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
Latest Headlines for WS Atkins PLC (LON:ATK)
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DateHeadline
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) - WS Atkins Plc Amendment - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - May 22 at 3:41 PM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) - WS Atkins Plc Amendment - Regulatory News ... - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - May 19 at 8:39 PM
businesswire.com logoBARCLAYS PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Form 8.3 - WS ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - May 19 at 8:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 11:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Insider Purchases £146.09 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 1:40 PM
reuters.com logoUPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 15
www.reuters.com - May 15 at 4:13 PM
marketwatch.com logoSNC-Lavalin might raise offer for WS Atkins - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - May 15 at 7:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSNC-Lavalin says won't raise offer for WS Atkins
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 7:26 AM
fool.ca logo1 Undervalued Canadian Stock Set to Realize Huge Long-Term Synergies
www.fool.ca - May 5 at 8:45 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoSNC-Lavalin seeks continued Caisse backing for future acquisitions - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - May 4 at 8:45 PM
businesswire.com logoForm 8.3 - WS Atkins Plc
www.businesswire.com - May 3 at 3:46 PM
businesswire.com logoForm 8.3 - WS Atkins Plc - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - April 27 at 9:06 PM
businesswire.com logoBARCLAYS PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Form 8.3 - WS Atkins Plc - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - April 27 at 9:06 PM
businesswire.com logoForm 8.3 - WS Atkins - Amendment
www.businesswire.com - April 26 at 3:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Vectura slips in caution ahead of key drug approval
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 10:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 12:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 3:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 12:45 AM
businesswire.com logoSwedbank Robur UK Regulatory Announcement: Form 8.3 - WS Atkins Plc - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - April 21 at 3:46 PM
nytimes.com logoCanada's SNC-Lavalin to Buy WS Atkins in $3.6 Billion Deal
www.nytimes.com - April 20 at 8:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJames Cullens Buys 7 Shares of WS Atkins PLC (ATK) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 7:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for WS Atkins PLC (ATK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 1:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Given "Add" Rating at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 11:44 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoWS Atkins Says FY Group Performance Expectations Remain Unchanged
www.finanznachrichten.de - April 12 at 11:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Given New GBX 2,150 Price Target at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 11:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPeel Hunt Increases WS Atkins PLC (ATK) Price Target to GBX 2,080
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 9:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Atkins (WS) Plc : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJupiter Asset Management Limited : Form 8.3 - WS Atkins Plc - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtkins (WS) Plc: Leads amongst peers with strong fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:10 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoSNC-Lavalin makes tentative $3.5-billion offer for WS Atkins
www.theglobeandmail.com - April 4 at 3:12 AM
bloomberg.com logoA Trump Bump, From Canada
www.bloomberg.com - April 4 at 3:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 3:04 AM
lse.co.uk logoForm 8.3 - WS Atkins Plc - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - April 3 at 4:02 PM
bloomberg.com logoSNC-Lavalin Steps Up Deal Push With $2.6 Billion Atkins Bid - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - April 3 at 4:02 PM
bloomberg.com logoSNC-Lavalin Steps Up Deal Push With $2.6 Billion Atkins Bid
www.bloomberg.com - April 3 at 4:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWS Atkins in Talks for $2.6 Billion Sale to Canada's SNC-Lavalin
finance.yahoo.com - April 3 at 4:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanada's SNC-Lavalin offers to buy WS Atkins for 2,080p/shr
finance.yahoo.com - April 3 at 4:02 PM
marketwatch.com logoGermany’s DAX ends lower, fades off record close
www.marketwatch.com - April 3 at 4:02 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoEuropean shares slip from 16-month highs as oil stocks, banks drop
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 3 at 4:02 PM
ft.com logo[$$] SNC-Lavalin in talks with WS Atkins for £2bn engineering tie-up
www.ft.com - April 3 at 4:02 PM
ft.com logo[$$] SNC-Lavalin/Atkins: Canuck the dots
www.ft.com - April 3 at 4:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWS Atkins PLC's (ATK) Overweight Rating Reiterated at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 5:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWS Atkins PLC (ATK) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 1:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: WS Atkins PLC (ATK) Insider Buys 10 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 11:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoATKINS WS GBP0.005 (WATKF) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 9:58 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBuilders turn to bolt-together homes in Brexit Britain
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 4:15 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIs Berendsen plc a falling knife to catch after crashing 15%?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 3:54 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWS Atkins's (WATKF) Q3 2016 Trading Update Call (Transcript)
seekingalpha.com - February 11 at 8:42 PM
lse.co.uk logoWS Atkins Performs In Line With Expectations Across Divisions - London South East (registration) (blog)
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
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 3:16 PM

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