Willdan Group’s (WLDN) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Wedbush

Wedbush restated their outperform rating on shares of Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WLDN) in a report released on Wednesday, July 12th.

WLDN has been the topic of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Willdan Group from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Saturday, March 18th. Canaccord Genuity restated a buy rating and set a $36.00 price target on shares of Willdan Group in a report on Friday, June 2nd.

Shares of Willdan Group (WLDN) traded down 0.57% on Wednesday, reaching $34.71. The company had a trading volume of 88,419 shares. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $32.62 and its 200 day moving average price is $31.00. Willdan Group has a 52 week low of $13.70 and a 52 week high of $36.87. The firm has a market capitalization of $300.69 million, a P/E ratio of 30.85 and a beta of 1.32.

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In other news, COO Daniel Chow sold 1,203 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, June 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.43, for a total transaction of $36,607.29. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Also, insider Marc Tipermas sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $35.78, for a total transaction of $178,900.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 43,333 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,550,454.74. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 13.30% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of WLDN. Two Sigma Investments LP acquired a new position in Willdan Group during the fourth quarter valued at about $1,488,000. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. purchased a new stake in Willdan Group during the first quarter valued at $146,000. Renaissance Technologies LLC raised its stake in Willdan Group by 38.6% in the fourth quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 506,989 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $11,453,000 after buying an additional 141,189 shares during the last quarter. Allianz Asset Management AG purchased a new stake in Willdan Group during the fourth quarter valued at $452,000. Finally, Creative Planning purchased a new stake in Willdan Group during the first quarter valued at $107,000. 48.34% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Willdan Group Company Profile

Willdan 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.

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