Thomas Donald Brisbin Sells 5,267 Shares of Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WLDN) Stock

Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WLDNGet Free Report) Director Thomas Donald Brisbin sold 5,267 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.16, for a total value of $169,386.72. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 413,908 shares in the company, valued at $13,311,281.28. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

Thomas Donald Brisbin also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, May 20th, Thomas Donald Brisbin sold 14,426 shares of Willdan Group stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.06, for a total value of $462,497.56.
  • On Thursday, May 16th, Thomas Donald Brisbin sold 7,347 shares of Willdan Group stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.01, for a total value of $235,177.47.

Willdan Group Stock Down 0.6 %

WLDN traded down $0.19 on Thursday, hitting $31.32. 80,724 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 58,968. Willdan Group, Inc. has a 12 month low of $15.87 and a 12 month high of $34.81. The company has a market cap of $432.84 million, a PE ratio of 33.88 and a beta of 1.47. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.43, a quick ratio of 1.79 and a current ratio of 1.79. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $29.20 and its 200-day moving average is $23.47.

Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDNGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March 7th. The construction company reported $0.72 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.37. The firm had revenue of $155.68 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $160.00 million. Willdan Group had a return on equity of 10.62% and a net margin of 2.44%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.25 earnings per share. Equities research analysts predict that Willdan Group, Inc. will post 1.54 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Institutional Trading of Willdan Group

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of WLDN. Acadian Asset Management LLC grew its position in shares of Willdan Group by 168.3% in the first quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 2,750 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $78,000 after purchasing an additional 1,725 shares during the last quarter. EntryPoint Capital LLC bought a new position in shares of Willdan Group in the 1st quarter valued at $90,000. New York State Common Retirement Fund lifted its stake in shares of Willdan Group by 62.6% in the 3rd quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 5,200 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $106,000 after acquiring an additional 2,001 shares during the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC lifted its stake in shares of Willdan Group by 27.2% in the 4th quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 6,776 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $146,000 after acquiring an additional 1,448 shares during the last quarter. Finally, BNP Paribas Financial Markets lifted its stake in shares of Willdan Group by 82.5% in the 1st quarter. BNP Paribas Financial Markets now owns 6,080 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $176,000 after acquiring an additional 2,748 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 72.29% of the company’s stock.

Analyst Ratings Changes

A number of brokerages have recently commented on WLDN. Roth Mkm restated a “buy” rating and issued a $34.00 price target (up from $27.00) on shares of Willdan Group in a report on Friday, March 22nd. Wedbush reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $35.00 target price on shares of Willdan Group in a report on Monday, May 6th. Finally, StockNews.com lowered Willdan Group from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, March 16th.

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About Willdan Group

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Willdan Group, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides professional, technical, and consulting services primarily in the United States. It operates in two segments, Energy, and Engineering and Consulting. The Energy segment offers comprehensive audit and surveys, program design and implementation, master planning, demand reduction, grid optimization, benchmarking analyses, design engineering, construction management, performance contracting, installation, alternative financing, measurement and verification services, and software and data analytics, as well as energy consulting and engineering, turnkey facility and infrastructure projects, and customer support services.

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