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LON:WJG - Watkin Jones Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 248
-0.50 (-0.20 %)
(As of 01/27/2020 02:49 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 248
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 244.73
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 248
Volume763,611 shs
Average Volume648,788 shs
Market Capitalization£634.19 million
P/E Ratio15.80
Dividend Yield4.39%
Watkin Jones plc engages in the development and the management of properties for residential occupation in the United Kingdom. It develops and constructs multi occupancy property assets focusing on student accommodations. The company operates through Student Accommodation, Build To Rent, Residential, and Accommodation Management segments. It is also involved in the management of student accommodation property; development of traditional residential property; and development of build to rent accommodation. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Residential Construction
SectorConsumer Cyclical



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£374.78 million
Cash FlowGBX 44.40 per share
Book ValueGBX 68.90 per share



Market Cap£634.19 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Watkin Jones (LON:WJG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Watkin Jones' stock symbol?

Watkin Jones trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "WJG."

How often does Watkin Jones pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Watkin Jones?

Watkin Jones announced a dividend on Tuesday, January 14th. Investors of record on Thursday, January 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 5.60 per share on Friday, February 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 23rd. This is a boost from Watkin Jones's previous dividend of $2.75. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Watkin Jones' Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for WJG?

2 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Watkin Jones' shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 279 to GBX 280. On average, they anticipate Watkin Jones' stock price to reach GBX 279.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Watkin Jones.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Watkin Jones?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Watkin Jones in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Watkin Jones.

Has Watkin Jones been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about WJG stock has trended extremely negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Watkin Jones earned a daily sentiment score of -4.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Watkin Jones.

Who are some of Watkin Jones' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Watkin Jones own?

Who are Watkin Jones' key executives?

Watkin Jones' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Philip Byrom, CFO & Director
  • Mr. Richard C. Simpson, CEO & Director (Age 43)
  • Mr. Alex Pease, Investment Director
  • Mr. Geraint Morgan, Managing Director of Student Accommodation South West & South Wales
  • Mr. Berwyn Evans, Managing Director of Homes Division

How do I buy shares of Watkin Jones?

Shares of WJG 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 Watkin Jones' stock price today?

One share of WJG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 248.

How big of a company is Watkin Jones?

Watkin Jones has a market capitalization of £634.19 million and generates £374.78 million in revenue each year. Watkin Jones employs 722 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Watkin Jones.

What is Watkin Jones' official website?

The official website for Watkin Jones is http://www.watkinjonesplc.com/.

How can I contact Watkin Jones?

Watkin Jones' mailing address is Llandygai Industrial Estate, GWYNEDD, LL57 4YH, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1248-362516.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Watkin Jones (LON WJG)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  245 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  195 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  440
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Watkin Jones and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WJG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WJG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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