Watkin Jones Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:WJG)

GBX 199.20 +3.00 (+1.53 %)
(As of 02/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 199.20
Today's RangeGBX 189.40 - GBX 199.20
52-Week RangeGBX 140 - GBX 251.25
Volume442,437 shs
Average Volume909,634 shs
Market Capitalization£508.50 million
P/E Ratio1,422.86
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Watkin Jones (LON:WJG)

Watkin Jones logoWatkin Jones plc is a United Kingdom-based construction and development company. The principal activities of the Company and its subsidiaries are those of property development and the management of properties for multiple residential occupation. The Company's segments include student accommodation development, residential development, student accommodation management and corporate. The Company's student accommodation development segment is engaged in building student accommodation developments. The Company's residential development segment is engaged in the development of traditional residential property. The Company's student accommodation management segment is engaged in managing student accommodation property. It builds properties ranging from executive and family homes to contemporary apartments. The Company operates across the entire development lifecycle from site procurement, planning and construction to scheme management.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real Estate Development & Operations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolLON:WJG
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1248-362516

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio1422.85714285714
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.14
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins11.12%
Return on Equity31.20%
Return on Assets16.76%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares255,270,000

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 Monday, January 15th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 4.40 per share on Wednesday, February 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 25th. This is a positive change from Watkin Jones's previous dividend of $2.20. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Watkin Jones' Dividend History.

Where is Watkin Jones' stock going? Where will Watkin Jones' stock price be in 2018?

3 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Watkin Jones' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 225 to GBX 250. On average, they expect Watkin Jones' stock price to reach GBX 235 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Watkin Jones.

Who are some of Watkin Jones' key competitors?

Who are Watkin Jones' key executives?

Watkin Jones' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mark Watkin Jones, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Philip Martin Byrom, Chief Financial Officer, Director
  • Grenville Turner, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Simon Timothy Laffin, Independent Non-Executive Director (Age 57)

How do I buy Watkin Jones stock?

Shares of Watkin Jones 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 Watkin Jones stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 199.20.

How big of a company is Watkin Jones?

Watkin Jones has a market capitalization of £508.50 million.

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 (WJG)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  106 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  86 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  192
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Watkin Jones 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

Watkin Jones (LON:WJG) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.672.672.672.67
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 235GBX 235GBX 235GBX 223.33

Watkin Jones (LON:WJG) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Watkin Jones (LON:WJG)

Watkin Jones (LON:WJG) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/15/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 230View Rating Details
1/4/2018Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingSpeculative BuyGBX 225View Rating Details
6/22/2017Jefferies GroupInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 250View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Watkin Jones (LON:WJG)


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Estimates

Watkin Jones (LON:WJG) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Watkin Jones (LON:WJG) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/15/2018GBX 4.402.13%1/25/20181/25/20182/28/2018
6/1/2017GBX 2.201.2%6/8/20176/8/20176/30/2017
1/18/2017GBX 2.672.06%1/26/20171/26/20172/28/2017
6/9/2016GBX 1.331.16%6/16/20166/16/20166/30/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Watkin Jones (LON WJG) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Watkin Jones (LON:WJG)

Watkin Jones (LON WJG) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
6/24/2016Turner,GrenvilleInsiderBuy90,900GBX 106£96,354
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Watkin Jones (LON WJG) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
A Look At The Fair Value Of Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG)A Look At The Fair Value Of Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 4:27 PM
Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG): Dividend Is Coming In 3 Days, Should You Buy?Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG): Dividend Is Coming In 3 Days, Should You Buy?
finance.yahoo.com - January 22 at 5:42 PM
Watkin Jones PLC (WJG) Declares Dividend Increase - GBX 4.40 Per ShareWatkin Jones PLC (WJG) Declares Dividend Increase - GBX 4.40 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 20 at 8:36 AM
What’s Installed For Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG)?What’s Installed For Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG)?
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 4:22 PM
Watkin Jones CEO To Leave As Profit Rises In First Year Post-IPOWatkin Jones CEO To Leave As Profit Rises In First Year Post-IPO
www.morningstar.co.uk - January 16 at 10:37 AM
Peel Hunt Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Watkin Jones (WJG)Peel Hunt Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Watkin Jones (WJG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 15 at 11:08 PM
Watkin Jones Secures Planning Consents As Both Divisions Do WellWatkin Jones Secures Planning Consents As Both Divisions Do Well
www.morningstar.co.uk - January 3 at 9:51 AM
Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG): Time For A Financial Health CheckWatkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG): Time For A Financial Health Check
finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 4:20 PM
Watkin Jones Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but good fundamentalsWatkin Jones Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but good fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 10:00 AM
Watkin Jones Plc (AIM:WJG) Delivered A Better ROE Than The Industry, Here’s WhyWatkin Jones Plc (AIM:WJG) Delivered A Better ROE Than The Industry, Here’s Why
finance.yahoo.com - November 5 at 8:14 AM
Should You Sell Watkin Jones Plc (AIM:WJG) At £2.2?Should You Sell Watkin Jones Plc (AIM:WJG) At £2.2?
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 8:29 AM
Peel Hunt Increases Watkin Jones PLC (WJG) Price Target to GBX 230Peel Hunt Increases Watkin Jones PLC (WJG) Price Target to GBX 230
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 1:58 PM
Watkin Jones PLCs (WJG) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel HuntWatkin Jones PLC's (WJG) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 8:10 PM
Watkin Jones Plc : Undervalued relative to peers, but don’t ignore the other factorsWatkin Jones Plc : Undervalued relative to peers, but don’t ignore the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 4:04 PM
Planning consent for BTR development - London South East (registration) (blog)Planning consent for BTR development - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - August 15 at 3:56 PM
Full Year 2016 Watkin Jones PLC Earnings Release - Time Not SuppliedFull Year 2016 Watkin Jones PLC Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied
biz.yahoo.com - January 19 at 7:58 AM
Watkin Jones Share ChatWatkin Jones Share Chat
www.lse.co.uk - December 30 at 3:39 PM
Sunday share tips: Thomas Cook, Watkin JonesSunday share tips: Thomas Cook, Watkin Jones
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 8:24 PM

SEC Filings

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Chart

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