Morgan Stanley Gives John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) GBX 700.00 Target; Long Pond Capital LP Has Boosted Vornado Rlty Tr (VNO) Position By $37.61 Million

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In a a report published on 13 April, research analysts at Morgan Stanley’s equity division lowered John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG)‘s stock to a “Equal weight”. They have a TP of GBX 700.00 on WG or 31.55% more upside.

Long Pond Capital Lp increased Vornado Rlty Tr (VNO) stake by 57.6% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Long Pond Capital Lp acquired 482,190 shares as Vornado Rlty Tr (VNO)’s stock declined 14.56%. The Long Pond Capital Lp holds 1.32 million shares with $103.15 million value, up from 837,150 last quarter. Vornado Rlty Tr now has $13.37 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.12% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $66. About 855,945 shares traded. Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) has declined 18.58% since April 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 30.13% the S&P500.

The stock decreased 5.67% or GBX 31.6 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 525.4. About 1.98M shares traded. John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) has 0.00% since April 13, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

John Wood Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides engineering, procurement, construction, and maintenance services to the gas and oil, and power generation industries in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. The company has market cap of 3.51 billion GBP. The firm operates through three divisions: Asset Life Cycle Solutions West, Asset Life Cycle Solutions East, and Specialist Technical Solutions. It currently has negative earnings. It offers project and modification services, such as engineering, project management, repair orders, construction, commissioning, and fabrication services; activities and maintenance services; and industrial services, including access and containment, rope access, insulation, painting and protective coatings, positive pressure habitats, heat treatment, composite wrap, industrial cleaning, asbestos remediation, building construction and civil engineering, passive fire protection, and mechanical and piping support services, as well as electrical, control, and instrumentation services.

Among 22 analysts covering John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG), 10 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 45% are positive. John Wood Group PLC has GBX 1020 highest and GBX 8.40 lowest target. GBX 721.73’s average target is 37.37% above currents GBX 525.4 stock price. John Wood Group PLC had 190 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 5 by Goldman Sachs. JP Morgan maintained the shares of WG in report on Wednesday, March 21 with “Overweight” rating. The stock of John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) earned “Hold” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Wednesday, February 22. Citigroup maintained it with “Neutral” rating and GBX 700 target in Tuesday, October 17 report. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Overweight” rating and GBX 830 target in Tuesday, October 13 report. Morgan Stanley maintained John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) rating on Monday, January 30. Morgan Stanley has “Equal Weight” rating and GBX 1000 target. The stock has “Neutral” rating by BNP Paribas on Friday, July 1. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with “Sell” on Tuesday, August 16. The stock of John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, January 17 by Barclays Capital. The stock of John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) earned “Outperform” rating by Raymond James on Friday, June 30.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2017 Q4. Its down 1.33, from 2.24 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 11 investors sold John Wood Group PLC shares while 24 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 22 raised stakes. 36.49 million shares or 8.97% less from 40.08 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Panagora Asset holds 211,579 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Renaissance Tech accumulated 1.75M shares or 0% of the stock. Guggenheim Limited Liability holds 12,275 shares. 3,370 are held by Ameritas Invest. Moreover, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Com L P has 0.14% invested in John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) for 10.13M shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa accumulated 0% or 13,593 shares. Schneider Mngmt Corporation holds 932,565 shares or 0.29% of its portfolio. Cutter And Brokerage Inc owns 58,500 shares. Auxier Asset Management has 0% invested in John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) for 11,655 shares. Meeder Asset Incorporated has invested 0% of its portfolio in John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG). Strs Ohio holds 207,100 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Connor Clark And Lunn Management Ltd has 0% invested in John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) for 141,273 shares. Voya Invest Management Ltd Llc stated it has 0% in John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG). Jacobs Levy Equity Management reported 66,803 shares. Citigroup Incorporated accumulated 7,223 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.06, from 1.05 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 34 investors sold VNO shares while 135 reduced holdings. 49 funds opened positions while 118 raised stakes. 153.63 million shares or 4.19% less from 160.36 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Price Michael F has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO). Mitsubishi Ufj, Japan-based fund reported 346,937 shares. Ameriprise Financial Incorporated has 0.01% invested in Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO). The New York-based Ibm Retirement Fund has invested 0.03% in Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO). Welch And Forbes Ltd Liability, Massachusetts-based fund reported 17,128 shares. Century stated it has 605,394 shares. Jefferies Group Inc Limited Com, a New York-based fund reported 18 shares. California-based Blume Capital Mgmt Inc has invested 0.01% in Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO). Fincl Bank Of Montreal Can holds 94,724 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Canada Pension Plan Inv Board stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO). Voya Inv Mngmt Limited Liability Com has 0.01% invested in Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) for 89,178 shares. California State Teachers Retirement owns 303,165 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Duff And Phelps Invest Mngmt reported 824,154 shares. Sector Pension Investment Board, Quebec – Canada-based fund reported 74,063 shares. Baldwin Brothers Ma reported 700 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.

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