Willbros Group Company Profile (NYSE:WG)

About Willbros Group

Willbros Group logoWillbros Group, Inc. (Willbros) is a specialty energy infrastructure contractor serving the oil, gas, refining, petrochemical and power industries. The Company's offerings include construction, maintenance and facilities development services. The Company operates through three segments: Oil & Gas, Utility T&D and Canada. The Company provides services through operating subsidiaries. The Company's segments operated primarily in the United States and Canada. It provides construction, project management, maintenance and lifecycle extension services to the midstream markets. It provides a range of services in electric and natural gas transmission and distribution, including comprehensive engineering, procurement, maintenance and construction, repair and restoration of utility infrastructure. Its projects and specialty services include a range of construction project work, including both above and below ground piping from small and midinch projects to large diameter mainline spreads.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WG
  • CUSIP: 96920310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.06
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3.054
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $2.350
  • 52-Week Range: $1.19 - $3.84
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 4.321
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -19.13
  • P/E Growth: -1.100
  • Market Cap: $191.33M
  • Outstanding Shares: 62,629,000
  • Beta: 2.5
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 5.58%
  • Return on Equity: -24.32%
  • Return on Assets: -9.46%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.59%
  • Current Ratio: 1.87%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.86%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Willbros Group (NYSE:WG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.67)
Consensus Price Target: $1.83 (40.36% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Willbros Group (NYSE:WG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/2/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingSell$1.40View Rating Details
6/24/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual WeightView Rating Details
3/11/2016Avondale PartnersLower Price TargetMarket Perform$2.50 -> $2.25View Rating Details
8/10/2015DA DavidsonLower Price TargetNeutral$2.00 -> $1.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Willbros Group (NYSE:WG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/4/2016        
10/31/2016Q316($0.08)($0.18)$189.50 million$174.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q216($0.09)($0.09)$208.83 million$193.44 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1($0.14)($0.16)$210.18 million$199.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315($0.06)($0.29)$311.39 million$266.75 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q2($0.12)($0.32)$339.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.28)($0.19)$360.53 million$346.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/31/2015Q414$0.06($0.72)$450.73 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/15/2014Q314$0.15($0.06)$559.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$0.18$0.16$532.94 million$543.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013$0.11($0.02)$519.43 million$503.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013($0.08)$0.02$503.04 million$487.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013($0.05)($0.24)$463.75 million$487.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2013Q4 2012$0.07$0.11$482.68 million$573.14 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Willbros Group (NYSE:WG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.55 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.16 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161($0.10)($0.10)($0.10)
Q3 20163($0.11)($0.05)($0.08)
Q4 20163($0.13)($0.03)($0.07)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Willbros Group (NYSE:WG)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Willbros Group (NYSE:WG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.82%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 57.84%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/20/2015Michael J. FournierCOOBuy42,500$2.56$108,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Priest JohnnyEVPBuy5,000$2.48$12,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Priest JohnnyEVPBuy11,000$2.28$25,080.00View SEC Filing  
4/16/2015John T McnabbCEOBuy35,000$2.83$99,050.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014Priest JohnnyEVPBuy9,800$5.10$49,980.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014S Miller WilliamsDirectorBuy10,000$5.07$50,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Earl CollinsSVPBuy1,000$8.70$8,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013S Miller WilliamsDirectorBuy10,000$8.94$89,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Willbros Group (NYSE:WG)
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biz.yahoo.com logoWILLBROS GROUP, INC.\NEW\ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure, Fi (NYSE:WG)
biz.yahoo.com - February 11 at 6:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWillbros Announces Addition to the Board of Directors (NYSE:WG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:40 AM
moodys.com logoWillbros Group, Inc. -- Moody's withdraws Willbros Group, Inc. ratings (NYSE:WG)
www.moodys.com - February 3 at 6:44 AM
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wsbeacon.com - January 24 at 8:19 PM
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www.investornewswire.com - January 24 at 3:19 PM
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heraldbeacon.com - January 13 at 3:18 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 12 at 7:40 AM
4-traders.com logoWillbros : UTD Segment Announces Bookings of $105 Million (NYSE:WG)
www.4-traders.com - December 24 at 2:12 AM
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www.stockoptionschannel.com - December 24 at 2:12 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:22 pm Willbros Group's Canada segment has been awarded two contracts worth an estimated value of $87 million (NYSE:WG)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 21 at 8:53 PM
nasdaq.com logoWillbros Announces Canada Awards of U.S. $87 Million (NYSE:WG)
www.nasdaq.com - December 20 at 9:16 AM
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feedproxy.google.com - December 15 at 6:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:18 pm Willbros Group's Utility Transmission & Distribution segment has been awarded two new awards with an estimated value of $105 million (NYSE:WG)
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 9:24 PM
globenewswire.com logoWillbros UTD Segment Announces Bookings of $105 Million (NYSE:WG)
globenewswire.com - December 13 at 4:23 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Willbros Group, Inc. : December 8, 2016 (NYSE:WG)
www.capitalcube.com - December 8 at 4:46 PM
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www.live-pr.com - November 17 at 12:52 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWILLBROS GROUP, INC.\NEW\ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:WG)
biz.yahoo.com - November 16 at 8:38 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Willbros Group, Inc. : November 14, 2016 (NYSE:WG)
www.capitalcube.com - November 14 at 8:36 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - November 2 at 8:52 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWillbros' (WG) CEO Michael Fournier on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:WG)
seekingalpha.com - November 1 at 12:59 PM
capitalcube.com logoWillbros Group, Inc. :WG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 1, 2016 (NYSE:WG)
www.capitalcube.com - November 1 at 12:59 PM
einnews.com logoWillbros Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:WG)
www.einnews.com - October 28 at 7:54 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Willbros Group Inc. Q3 Earnings Report (NYSE:WG)
www.rttnews.com - October 28 at 7:54 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWillbros reports 3Q loss (NYSE:WG)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 7:54 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoWILLBROS GROUP, INC.\NEW\ Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:WG)
biz.yahoo.com - October 28 at 7:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWillbros Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule (NYSE:WG)
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 8:19 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Willbros Group, Inc. : October 21, 2016 (NYSE:WG)
www.capitalcube.com - October 21 at 11:45 AM
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www.capitalcube.com - October 4 at 7:32 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - September 23 at 7:26 PM

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What is Willbros Group's stock symbol?

Willbros Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WG."

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

3 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Willbros Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $1.40 to $2.25. On average, they expect Willbros Group's stock price to reach $1.83 in the next twelve months.

When will Willbros Group announce their earnings?

Willbros Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November, 4th 2016.

What are analysts saying about Willbros Group stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Willbros Group stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Willbros Group, Inc. is an independent contractor serving the oil, gas and power industries, providing construction, engineering and specialty services to industry and government entities worldwide. They place particular emphasis on projects in developing countries where they believe their experience gives them a competitive advantage. " (11/4/2016)

  • Credit Suisse Group analysts commented, "We reduce our FY 2016 -2018 estimates again to ($0.47), ($0.10) and ($0.01) and TP to $1.40 which assumes 3x our FY’18 EBITDA discounted back. We reiterate our Underperform rating. Reduces 2016 Outlook: For FY’16, WG expects revenues of $750-$800M down from $825-$900M reflecting continued weakness in the Oil and Gas and Canadian segments. For Q3’16, WG expects sales to decline modestly from Q2’16 with Oil and Gas down, Utility T&D flat and Canada up. Adjusted operating income is also forecast to be down tied to lower revenues in oil and gas. Utility T&D adjusted operating income is forecast to increase with Canada flat." (8/2/2016)

Who owns Willbros Group stock?

Willbros Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.39%), Royce & Associates LP (2.37%), Netols Asset Management Inc. (1.17%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.08%), State Street Corp (0.95%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.65%). Company insiders that own Willbros Group stock include John T Mcnabb, Michael J Fournier and Priest Johnny.

Who sold Willbros Group stock? Who is selling Willbros Group stock?

Willbros Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Netols Asset Management Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

Who bought Willbros Group stock? Who is buying Willbros Group stock?

Willbros Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Royce & Associates LP, Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc. and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have bought Willbros Group stock in the last two years include John T Mcnabb, Michael J Fournier and Priest Johnny.

How do I buy Willbros Group stock?

Shares of Willbros 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 Willbros Group stock cost?

One share of Willbros Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.06.

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Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff