Willdan Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:WLDN)

About Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)

Willdan Group logoWilldan Group, Inc. is a holding company. The Company provides professional technical and consulting services to utilities, private industry and public agencies at all levels of government, primarily in California and New York. It operates through four segments: Energy Efficiency Services, Engineering Services, Public Finance Services and Homeland Security Services. The Energy Efficiency Services segment provides energy efficiency consulting services to utilities, state agencies, municipalities, private industry and non-profit organizations. The Engineering Services segment offers a range of engineering and planning services to its public and private sector clients. The Public Finance Services segment provides support for the various financing techniques employed by public agencies to finance their operations and infrastructure. The Homeland Security Services segment provides national preparedness, homeland security consulting, public safety and emergency response services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Technical Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:WLDN
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.willdan.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $284.24 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 8,608,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $31.18
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $27.58
  • 52 Week Range: $9.76 - $36.39
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.08
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 23.59
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $243.38 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.17
  • Book Value: $6.39 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.17
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $15.27 million
  • Net Margins: 3.88%
  • Return on Equity: 16.60%
  • Return on Assets: 7.59%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.05%
  • Current Ratio: 1.44%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.44%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 156,060 shs.
  • Beta: 1.73
  • Short Ratio: 1.06
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)

What is Willdan Group's stock symbol?

Willdan Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WLDN."

How were Willdan Group's earnings last quarter?

Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WLDN) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 9th. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $57.43 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $42.98 million. Willdan Group had a return on equity of 16.60% and a net margin of 3.88%. View Willdan Group's Earnings History.

Where is Willdan Group's stock going? Where will Willdan Group's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Willdan Group's stock. Their predictions range from $40.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Willdan Group's stock price to reach $40.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Willdan Group.

Who are some of Willdan Group's key competitors?

Who owns Willdan Group stock?

Willdan Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.62%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.50%), Wedbush Securities Inc. (4.15%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.23%), Bard Associates Inc. (2.54%) and RBF Capital LLC (2.26%). Company insiders that own Willdan Group stock include Douglas James Mceachern, Marc Tipermas, Michael A Bieber, Raymond W Holdsworth Jr, Raymond W Holdsworth, Jr and Thomas Donald Brisbin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Willdan Group.

Who sold Willdan Group stock? Who is selling Willdan Group stock?

Willdan Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Wedbush Securities Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bard Associates Inc., ClariVest Asset Management LLC, EAM Investors LLC and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Willdan Group stock in the last year include Marc Tipermas and Thomas Donald Brisbin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Willdan Group.

Who bought Willdan Group stock? Who is buying Willdan Group stock?

Willdan Group's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hennessy Advisors Inc., Bogle Investment Management L P DE, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bank of America Corp DE, Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware, Morgan Stanley and Laurion Capital Management LP. Company insiders that have bought Willdan Group stock in the last two years include Douglas James Mceachern, Michael A Bieber, Raymond W Holdsworth Jr and Raymond W Holdsworth, Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Willdan Group.

How do I buy Willdan Group stock?

Shares of Willdan Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Willdan Group stock cost?

One share of Willdan Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.02.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $40.00 (21.14% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/12/2017WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform -> Outperform$35.00 -> $40.00LowView Rating Details
3/30/2017Canaccord GenuityInitiated CoverageBuy -> BuyHighView Rating Details
4/1/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeSpeculative Buy -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
Earnings by Quarter for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/9/2017Q4 2016$0.16$0.18$42.98 million$57.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.21$0.28$51.09 million$58.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q1$0.11$0.13$35.47 million$33.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q415$0.08$0.05$33.13 million$31.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q315$0.25$0.10$36.69 million$33.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q2$0.25$0.20$35.60 million$36.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q115$0.13$0.18$30.48 million$33.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/31/2015Q414$0.26$0.26$27.00 million$30.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014$0.18$0.34$24.81 million$28.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014$0.14$0.25$22.68 million$26.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q1 14$0.05$0.17$21.36 million$22.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2014$0.04$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q3 13$0.10$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.01$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.05$0.11$26.65 million$21.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.12
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.12$0.17$0.15
Q2 20172$0.36$0.47$0.42
Q3 20172$0.30$0.30$0.30
Q4 20172$0.18$0.33$0.26
Q1 20181$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q2 20182$0.33$0.33$0.33
Q3 20182$0.41$0.49$0.45
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 13.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 35.80%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/9/2017Marc TipermasInsiderSell4,714$31.05$146,369.70View SEC Filing  
5/9/2017Raymond W. Holdsworth, Jr.DirectorBuy1,000$31.70$31,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2017Thomas Donald BrisbinChairmanSell30,000$32.32$969,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2017Marc TipermasInsiderSell8,286$33.85$280,481.10View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Marc TipermasInsiderSell1,000$24.32$24,320.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Marc TipermasInsiderSell1,000$24.81$24,810.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Marc TipermasInsiderSell3,470$19.30$66,971.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Marc TipermasInsiderSell1,962$19.51$38,278.62View SEC Filing  
11/10/2016Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy1,095$18.72$20,498.40View SEC Filing  
11/10/2016Marc TipermasInsiderSell15,566$18.86$293,574.76View SEC Filing  
9/16/2016Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy25$17.05$426.25View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy1,122$14.95$16,773.90View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy25$9.93$248.25View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy1,500$10.32$15,480.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Raymond W Holdsworth JrDirectorBuy2,300$9.05$20,815.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Raymond W Holdsworth JrDirectorBuy2,100$8.93$18,753.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Raymond W Holdsworth JrDirectorBuy600$9.05$5,430.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy2,650$8.45$22,392.50View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Marc TipermasInsiderSell1,500$9.25$13,875.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Marc TipermasInsiderSell460$9.45$4,347.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy220$9.08$1,997.60View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy1,500$10.38$15,570.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy3,500$9.76$34,160.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Michael A BieberSVPBuy4,000$13.95$55,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy1,500$14.01$21,015.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Marc TipermasInsiderSell5,000$16.66$83,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Marc TipermasInsiderSell9,996$9.78$97,760.88View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Wedbush Opportunity Capital, LMajor ShareholderSell35,000$9.53$333,550.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Wedbush Opportunity Capital, LMajor ShareholderSell90,000$9.29$836,100.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Wedbush Opportunity Capital, LMajor ShareholderSell9,376$8.72$81,758.72View SEC Filing  
7/22/2014Wedbush Opportunity Capital, LMajor ShareholderSell22,000$8.86$194,920.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2014Wedbush Opportunity Capital, LMajor ShareholderSell79,400$9.10$722,540.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Frank TripepiSVPSell20,000$7.18$143,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Raymond W Holdsworth JrDirectorBuy10,000$6.03$60,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013Keith RenkenDirectorBuy5,000$3.80$19,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy5,762$3.67$21,146.54View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Keith RenkenDirectorBuy7,300$2.95$21,535.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Raymond W Holdsworth JrDirectorBuy10,000$2.97$29,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy1,768$2.80$4,950.40View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy3,232$2.55$8,241.60View SEC Filing  
12/12/2012Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy2,500$2.20$5,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2012Thomas Donald BrisbinCEOBuy50,000$2.00$100,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Keith RenkenDirectorBuy8,100$2.08$16,848.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2012Douglas James MceachernDirectorBuy2,000$2.07$4,140.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2012Raymond W Holdsworth JrDirectorBuy10,000$1.71$17,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2012Keith RenkenDirectorBuy10,000$1.25$12,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2012Raymond W Holdsworth JrDirectorBuy10,000$1.43$14,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2012Keith RenkenDirectorBuy10,000$1.36$13,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
Latest Headlines for Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Given $37.67 Average Target Price by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 9:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Expected to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.30 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 8:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Willdan Group, Inc. : May 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 13 at 3:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Rating Reiterated by Wedbush
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 8:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilldan Group, Inc. :WLDN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 4:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRaymond W. Holdsworth, Jr. Buys 1,000 Shares of Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 4:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Insider Sells $146,369.70 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 4:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 1:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) to Post $0.32 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 9:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 Earnings Forecast for Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Issued By Seaport Global Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 7:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilldan posts 1Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 1:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WLDN earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 9:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 1:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Willdan Group, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilldan Group Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group (WLDN) Receives Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.48
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 11:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 4:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group (WLDN) Given Coverage Optimism Score of 0.56
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 9:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Given $34.67 Consensus Price Target by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 12:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group (WLDN) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 8:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilldan Announces Planned Date of May 4 for Release of First Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 8:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$44.56 Million in Sales Expected for Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 8:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group (WLDN) Getting Very Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 7:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.12 EPS Expected for Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 1:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group (WLDN) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.54
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 8:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group (WLDN) Receiving Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 12:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Receives Average Rating of "Strong Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 2:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Willdan Group, Inc. : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 8:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Willdan Group by Canaccord Genuity
finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 8:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilldan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Research Coverage Started at Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 11:25 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWilldan Group (WLDN) Presents At Sidoti & Company Spring 2017 Emerging Growth Convention Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - March 30 at 8:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalysts Expect Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) to Post $0.12 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 11:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilldan to Present at the Sidoti & Company Spring 2017 Convention
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 8:14 AM
seekingalpha.com logoWilldan Group (WLDN) Presents At Seaport Global 2017 Transports and Industrials Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - March 24 at 3:40 PM
businesswire.com logoWilldan Group to Participate in Seaport Global Securities Transports ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - March 21 at 9:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Willdan Group, Inc. (WLDN) Chairman Sells 30,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 11:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoWilldan Group, Inc. :WLDN-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : March 14, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 14 at 9:03 PM
rttnews.com logoWilldan Group Inc. (WLDN) Broke Out To A New High On Q4 Results - RTT News
www.rttnews.com - March 13 at 8:10 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWILLDAN GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 11 at 11:17 AM
thestreet.com logoWilldan Group To Participate In 29th Annual ROTH Conference
www.thestreet.com - March 10 at 8:43 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWilldan Announces New Board Appointments
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 10 at 12:26 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWilldan Awarded $10.9 Million Energy Efficiency Contract From City of Lawrence, Kansas
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 10 at 12:26 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:09 pm Willdan Group receives a $10.9 mln contract by the City of Lawrence, Kansas
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 10 at 12:26 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWILLDAN GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhib
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 10 at 12:26 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWilldan Group Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 10 at 12:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilldan Announces Planned Date of March 9 for Release of Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 9:15 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWILLDAN GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Ob
biz.yahoo.com - January 24 at 3:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilldan Announces Expanded Credit Facility
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 3:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo1:01 pm Willdan Group receives new three-year, $75 million base contract to implement Con Edison (ED) of New York's Commercial Direct Install program across the utility's New York City and Westchester County
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 7:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWilldan Announces the Addition of Three New Executives to Expand Capabilities in Energy Efficiency Services
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 7:51 AM
zacks.com logoSurging Earnings Estimates Signal Good News for Willdan Group (WLDN)
www.zacks.com - November 30 at 11:58 AM

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