Williams Industrial Services Group Inc. (OTCMKTS:WLMS – Get Rating) COO Randall R. Lay acquired 7,500 shares of the company in a deal that took place on Wednesday, March 23. The shares were purchased at an average price of $1.73 per share, with a total value of $12,975.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available on the SEC’s website.
WLMS was down $0.12 in Friday’s midday session, hitting $2.00. The company’s shares had a trading volume of 146,354 shares, compared to an average volume of 344,478. The company has a current ratio of 1.41, a quick ratio of 1.41 and a debt ratio of 0, 87. The company has a market capitalization of $52.46 million, a P/E ratio of 20.00, a PEG ratio of 1.13 and a beta of 1.25. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $1.86 and a two-hundred-day moving average price of $3.22. Williams Industrial Services Group Inc. has a 52-week low of $1.27 and a 52-week high of $6.50.
Williams Industrial Services Group (OTCMKTS:WLMS – Get Rating) last released its quarterly results on Wednesday, March 16. The company reported EPS of $0.03 for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.04 per ($0.01). Williams Industrial Services Group achieved a net margin of 0.90% and a return on equity of 8.18%. On average, stock analysts expect Williams Industrial Services Group Inc. to post 0.05 EPS for the current year.
A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have been buying and selling stocks recently. Barclays PLC acquired a new position in Williams Industrial Services Group during the third quarter valued at approximately $26,000. Morgan Stanley increased its position in shares of Williams Industrial Services Group by 115.5% in the second quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 8,693 shares of the company worth $51,000 after acquiring 4,660 additional shares in the last quarter. Willis Johnson & Associates Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Williams Industrial Services Group in the third quarter valued at $47,000. Marshall Wace LLP acquired a new stake in shares of Williams Industrial Services Group in the third quarter worth $59,000. Finally, Citadel Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Williams Industrial Services Group in the second quarter at a value of $83,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 55.27% of the company’s shares.
Several research companies have commented on WLMS. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Williams Industrial Services Group from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a Wednesday, February 2, report. Colliers Securities upgraded Williams Industrial Services Group from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a Tuesday, February 1, report.
About Williams Industrial Services Group (Get an evaluation)
Williams Industrial Services Group Inc provides construction, maintenance and support services to the energy, electrical and industrial end markets in the United States and Canada. The company provides maintenance, modification, repair and other capital project services to extend the life cycle of nuclear, paper, chemical, fossil fuel, industrial gas, hydroelectric, natural gas, water and wastewater facilities. municipal and others.
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