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John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 281.60
+3.60 (+1.29 %)
(As of 01/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 281.60
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 276.57
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 281.60
Volume1.63 million shs
Average Volume530,810 shs
Market Capitalization£1.94 billion
P/E Ratio44.00
Dividend Yield20.16%
John Wood Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides project management, engineering, consulting, and technical services to energy and built environment worldwide. It operates through four segments: Asset Solutions Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia; Assets Solutions Americas; Technical Consulting Solutions; and Investment Services. The company offers engineering, fabrication and construction, and bundled services; commissioning and decommissioning services; and operations and maintenance services. It also provides scaffolding, rope access, thermal insulation and industrial painting, specialist construction and civils, asbestos remediation, mechanical, and piping support services, as well as electrical, control, and instrumentation. In addition, the company offers project management, EPC/EPCM project, and construction and field services; environment and infrastructure solutions, including environmental studies, permitting and compliance, environmental remediation, public infrastructure, geotechnical and materials, and engineering and construction services. Further, it provides clean energy solutions, such as engineering, design, and project management; analytics, technology, and laboratories; safety, licensing, and regulatory; and plant operations and life extension services. Additionally, the company offers mineral resources and project assessments, mine planning and design, mineral processing and metallurgy, and material handling; and information management, IoT and connected devices, software and applications and analytics, visualization, and digital project delivery, as well as automation and control, and consulting solutions. The company also provides subsea and export systems comprising operational support and integrity; engineer, procure, and fabricate; flow assurance; subsea, umbilical, riser, and flowline; and pipelines and marine terminals. John Wood Group PLC is based in Aberdeen, the United Kingdom.
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Overall MarketRank

1.76 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£9.19 billion
Cash FlowGBX 88.36 per share
Book ValueGBX 629 per share



Market Cap£1.94 billion
Next Earnings Date3/16/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 281.60
+3.60 (+1.29 %)
(As of 01/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) (LON:WG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s stock was trading at GBX 255.30 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WG stock has increased by 10.3% and is now trading at GBX 281.60.
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Is John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) a buy right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) stock.
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When is John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s next earnings date?

John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 16th 2021.
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How often does John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)?

John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) announced a dividend on Tuesday, March 10th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 16th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.24 per share on Friday, May 15th. This represents a yield of 6.9%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 16th. This is a boost from John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s previous dividend of GBX 0.11. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) a good dividend stock?

John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 20.16%. WG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) is 4.38%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for WG?

11 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 240 to GBX 510. On average, they anticipate John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s share price to reach GBX 349.55 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) investors own include Fluor (FLR), Jacobs Engineering Group (JEC), KBR (KBR), (FWLT) (FWLT), Air Products and Chemicals (APD), Costain Group PLC (COST.L) (COST), 399641 (CBI), Saipem (SAPMF), China Petroleum & Chemical (SNP) and John Wood Group (WDGJF).

Who are John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s key executives?

John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robin Watson, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 53, Pay $1.69M)
  • Mr. David Miller Kemp, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51, Pay $1M)
  • Darren Martin, Chief Technology Officer
  • Andrew Rose, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Martin J. McIntyre, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Ms. Sue MacDonald, Exec. Pres of People & Organisation
  • Mr. Tony Dinozzi, Group Head of M&A
  • Mr. Carl Catfield, Group Head of Treasury & Taxation
  • Ms. Nina Schofield, Exec. Pres of HSSEA
  • Mr. Grant Angus, Chief Financial Officer for Specialist Technical Solutions Bus.

What is John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)?

Shares of WG 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 (WG.L)'s stock price today?

One share of WG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 281.60.

How big of a company is John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)?

John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) has a market capitalization of £1.94 billion and generates £9.19 billion in revenue each year. John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) employs 43,200 workers across the globe.

What is John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s official website?

The official website for John Wood Group PLC (WG.L) is www.woodgroup.com.

How can I contact John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)?

John Wood Group PLC (WG.L)'s mailing address is 15 Justice Mill Lane, ABERDEEN, AB11 6EQ, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1224-851000.

This page was last updated on 1/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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