Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WLDN) SVP Sells $111,090.00 in Stock

Willdan Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WLDN) SVP Paul Milton Whitelaw sold 3,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, June 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $31.74, for a total value of $111,090.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Paul Milton Whitelaw also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, June 7th, Paul Milton Whitelaw sold 1,721 shares of Willdan Group stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.97, for a total value of $55,020.37.

Shares of NASDAQ WLDN opened at $32.29 on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $359.39 million, a P/E ratio of 20.97 and a beta of 1.25. Willdan Group, Inc. has a 52 week low of $27.61 and a 52 week high of $40.70. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.59, a quick ratio of 1.37 and a current ratio of 1.37.

Willdan Group (NASDAQ:WLDN) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, May 2nd. The construction company reported $0.10 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $91.79 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $80.79 million. Willdan Group had a return on equity of 12.34% and a net margin of 2.39%. Sell-side analysts predict that Willdan Group, Inc. will post 1.67 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

WLDN has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. ValuEngine lowered Willdan Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 20th. Wedbush reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a $45.00 target price on shares of Willdan Group in a research report on Thursday, June 6th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Willdan Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, May 11th. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded Willdan Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 20th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $41.33.

A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Willdan Group by 5.8% during the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 402,378 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $13,665,000 after buying an additional 22,218 shares during the period. Rhumbline Advisers raised its stake in shares of Willdan Group by 60.6% during the 4th quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 11,242 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $393,000 after buying an additional 4,240 shares during the period. Whittier Trust Co. acquired a new position in shares of Willdan Group during the 4th quarter worth approximately $1,333,000. First Trust Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Willdan Group by 45.6% during the 4th quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 16,952 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $593,000 after buying an additional 5,310 shares during the period. Finally, BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in shares of Willdan Group by 26.7% during the 4th quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 687,836 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $24,060,000 after buying an additional 145,102 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 78.70% of the company’s stock.

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About Willdan Group

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 survey, program design, master planning, benchmarking analysis, design engineering, construction management, performance contracting, installation, alternative financing, and measurement and verification services.

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