John Wood Group PLC Company Profile (LON:WG)

About John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)

John Wood Group PLC logoJohn Wood Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based energy services company. The Company provides a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services to the oil and gas and power generation industries. It operates through two segments: Wood Group Engineering segment, which provides a range of engineering services, such as conceptual studies, engineering, project and construction management, and control system upgrades, to the upstream, subsea and pipeline, downstream, chemical process and industrial, and clean energy sectors, and Wood Group PSN segment, which provides production services to the upstream, midstream, downstream and industrial sectors through brownfield engineering and modifications, production enhancement, operations and maintenance, facility construction and maintenance management, industrial services, training and decommissioning services, and turbine activities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Energy
  • Industry: Oil Related Services and Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:WG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.woodgroup.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £2.66 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 372,700,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 652.18
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 680.73
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 553 - GBX 909
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.21
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £3.9 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.68
  • Book Value: GBX 5.86 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.22
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 4.2%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: £273.1 million
  • Net Margins: 0.28%
  • Return on Equity: 0.38%
  • Return on Assets: 0.27%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 4.21 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)

What is John Wood Group PLC's stock symbol?

John Wood Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "WG."

How often does John Wood Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Wood Group PLC?

John Wood Group PLC announced a dividend on Tuesday, August 22nd. Investors of record on Thursday, August 31st will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.11 per share on Thursday, September 28th. This represents a yield of 1.53%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 31st. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View John Wood Group PLC's Dividend History.

Where is John Wood Group PLC's stock going? Where will John Wood Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

15 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for John Wood Group PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 500 to GBX 1,000. On average, they anticipate John Wood Group PLC's share price to reach GBX 804.36 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for John Wood Group PLC.

Who are some of John Wood Group PLC's key competitors?

Who are John Wood Group PLC's key executives?

John Wood Group PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robin Watson, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • David M. Kemp, Group Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • William G. Setter, Company Secretary
  • Ian D. Marchant, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Thomas M. Botts, Non-Executive Director
  • Jacqui Ferguson, Non-Executive Director
  • Richard Howson, Non-Executive Director
  • Mary L. Shafer-Malicki, Non-Executive Director

How do I buy John Wood Group PLC stock?

Shares of John Wood Group 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.

What is John Wood Group PLC's stock price today?

One share of John Wood Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 713.50.


MarketBeat Community Rating for John Wood Group PLC (LON WG)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  295 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  438 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  733
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about John Wood Group PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.53)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 804.36
Consensus Price Target History for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)
Price Target History for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)
Analysts' Ratings History for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/17/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 700View Rating Details
10/12/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeOverweightGBX 810View Rating Details
10/9/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 500View Rating Details
10/2/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 960View Rating Details
9/12/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 820View Rating Details
8/30/2017MacquarieLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 965 -> GBX 835View Rating Details
8/24/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperformGBX 770 -> GBX 670View Rating Details
7/6/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,000View Rating Details
6/30/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 980 -> GBX 750View Rating Details
5/19/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuyGBX 900 -> GBX 850View Rating Details
3/20/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 725View Rating Details
3/14/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 875View Rating Details
2/22/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 900 -> GBX 825View Rating Details
2/22/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 980 -> GBX 900View Rating Details
2/8/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 845.40View Rating Details
9/19/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperformGBX 850View Rating Details
8/17/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/16/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 564View Rating Details
4/11/2016NomuraReiterated RatingReduceGBX 350View Rating Details
3/8/2016Haitong BankDowngradeNeutralGBX 680.34View Rating Details
2/24/2016InvestecBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 540 -> GBX 575View Rating Details
2/18/2016Mirabaud SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 620View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/17/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.47 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for John Wood Group PLC (LON WG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/22/2017$0.111.53%8/31/20178/31/20179/28/2017
2/21/2017€0.232.37%4/6/20174/6/20175/16/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/12/2017David KempInsiderSell13,204GBX 689£90,975.56
12/23/2016Jann M BrownInsiderBuy962GBX 866£8,330.92
9/28/2016Jann M BrownInsiderBuy1,101GBX 730£8,037.30
6/30/2016Kemp,DavidInsiderSell2,028GBX 675£13,689
6/28/2016Brown,Jann MInsiderBuy1,296GBX 643£8,333.28
3/24/2016Brown,Jann MInsiderBuy1,148GBX 604£6,933.92
12/23/2015Brown,Jann MInsiderBuy1,134GBX 611£6,928.74
9/29/2015Brown,Jann MInsiderBuy1,178GBX 589£6,938.42
4/1/2015Michel ContieInsiderSell4,634GBX 634.50£29,402.73
3/25/2015Robin WatsonInsiderSell2,342GBX 642£15,035.64
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)
Latest Headlines for John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC (WG) Upgraded by J P Morgan Chase & Co to Overweight
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 3:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWood Group completes acquisition of Amec Foster Wheeler
finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 9:16 AM
marketwatch.com logoRecommended All-Share Offer by John Wood Group PLC for Amec Foster Wheeler plc
www.marketwatch.com - October 7 at 9:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC's (WG) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 2 at 7:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC (WG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 3:16 PM
reuters.com logoUK's competition regulator accepts remedy proposals for Wood Group-Amec Foster merger
www.reuters.com - September 12 at 12:11 PM
marketwatch.com logoJohn Wood's competition plan accepted by regulator
www.marketwatch.com - September 12 at 12:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Wood Group Plc : WG-GB: Dividend Analysis : September 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 9:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to John Wood Group Plc : September 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 10:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Wood Group Plc :WG-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : September 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 10:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohn Wood Group Plc : WG-GB: Dividend Analysis : September 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 1:55 AM
globenewswire.com logoInvesco Ltd. : Form 8.3 - John Wood Group Plc
globenewswire.com - August 30 at 11:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC (WG) Declares Dividend of $0.11
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 9:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC (WG) Price Target Lowered to GBX 670 at Raymond James Financial, Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 24 at 7:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WG.L earnings conference call or presentation 22-Aug-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 1:52 PM
marketwatch.com logoJohn Wood earnings fall, raises interim dividend - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - August 22 at 7:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC (WG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 12:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 2:10 AM
businesswire.com logoForm 8.3 - John Wood Group plc - Amendment
www.businesswire.com - August 7 at 8:27 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoJohn Wood Wins Testing Contract With Europe's Largest Onshore Windfarm
www.morningstar.co.uk - August 7 at 8:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 12:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC (WG) Receives "Outperform" Rating from Sanford C. Bernstein
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 7:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank Of Canada Lowers John Wood Group PLC (WG) Price Target to GBX 750
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 2:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) Given Outperform Rating at Raymond James Financial, Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 2:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) Price Target Cut to GBX 540
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 11:20 AM
rttnews.com logoWood Group More Cautious On FY Outlook, Gets Husky White Rose Engg. Contract
www.rttnews.com - June 29 at 7:59 AM
nasdaq.com logoWood Group Signs TSS Contract With Sakhalin Energy
www.nasdaq.com - May 22 at 7:40 PM
nasdaq.com logoAmec Foster's full-year pretax loss doubles to 542 mln stg
www.nasdaq.com - April 25 at 8:39 AM
marketwatch.com logoAmec Foster Wheeler loss widens on oil decline
www.marketwatch.com - April 25 at 8:39 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoJOHN WOOD GROUP PLC
www.finanznachrichten.de - April 13 at 8:49 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - JOHN WOOD GROUP PLC
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 8:17 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) JOHN WOOD GROUP PLC
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 3:51 PM
wsj.com logoWood Group to Acquire Amec in $2.7 Billion Oil-Services Deal
www.wsj.com - March 16 at 7:05 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoForm 8.5 - JOHN WOOD GROUP PLC
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 8:34 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoGLOBAL MARKETS-Wall St on hold before U.S. rate decision; oil at 3-month lows
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 13 at 8:11 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAmec Foster Wheeler plc agrees £2.225bn takeover by John Wood Group plc
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 13 at 8:11 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 FTSE 250 stocks I’d buy for an oil market recovery
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 8:42 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoWood Group FY16 Profit Down 61.8%; But Lifts Dividend
www.finanznachrichten.de - February 21 at 8:11 AM
marketwatch.com logoJohn Wood yearly profit drops, but dividend raised
www.marketwatch.com - February 21 at 8:11 AM
reuters.com logoJohn Wood Group posts 62 percent fall in FY profit, shares fall
www.reuters.com - February 21 at 8:11 AM
marketwatch.com logoEuropean stocks rise as manufacturing activity perks up
www.marketwatch.com - February 21 at 8:11 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShould you buy, sell or hold these big-cap winners?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:11 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 John Wood Group PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET
biz.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:11 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoWOOD GROUP (JOHN) PLC - Director/PDMR Shareholding
www.finanznachrichten.de - December 30 at 8:39 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-North Sea oil workers start dispute with employers over pay
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 11:31 AM

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