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  • Price (GBX)1,505.00
  • Today's Change4.00 / 0.27%
  • Shares traded90.55k
  • 1 Year change2.87%
  • Beta0.8288
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About the company

WS Atkins plc is engaged in providing design, engineering and project management consultancy services. The Company operates through five segments: UK and Europe, North America, Middle East, Asia Pacific and Energy. In the UK and Europe segment, the Company's focus is on planning, designing and enabling its clients' capital programs and projects in and around infrastructure and transportation, as well as providing engineering consultancy services to other markets. In the North America segment, it focuses on transportation business, and develops federal offering and targets infrastructure programs. In the Middle East segment, it focuses on transportation infrastructure and property in the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In the Asia Pacific segment, the Company offers its clients a range of services throughout the entire cycle of urban development. In the Energy segment, it focuses on nuclear, oil and gas, conventional power generation and renewables.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)1.86bn
  • Net income in GBP103.20m
  • Incorporated1985
  • Employees17.17k
  • Location
    WS Atkins PLCWoodcote Grove, Ashley RoadEPSOM KT18 5BWUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 19 0533 8247Fax+44 13 7274 0055
  • Website
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
ATK:LSE since
Howard Humphreys (East Africa) LtdAnnounced03 Mar 201603 Mar 2016Announced16.49%--
EnergySolutions Inc- Projects,Products & Technology BusinessDeal completed17 Nov 201517 Nov 2015Deal completed10.50%318.00m
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Peer analysis

CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesMarket Cap /
Assura PLC61.00m27.90m962.14m--962.14m--
Galliford Try plc2.45bn100.70m962.15m5.27k962.15m5.27k
Countryside Properties PLC610.63m25.90m1.12bn915.001.12bn915.00
Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC879.70m136.30m1.19bn792.001.19bn792.00
Bovis Homes Group plc1.01bn133.90m1.20bn1.04k1.20bn1.04k
Kier Group plc3.74bn22.20m1.21bn17.93k1.21bn17.93k
Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate PLC346.70m188.40m1.30bn0.001.30bn0.00
Redrow plc1.19bn172.70m1.39bn1.82k1.39bn1.82k
WS Atkins PLC1.86bn103.20m1.51bn17.17k1.51bn17.17k
Balfour Beatty plc6.81bn-68.00m1.93bn23.12k1.93bn23.12k
Amec Foster Wheeler PLC5.63bn-751.00m2.23bn34.01k2.23bn34.01k
Data as of Aug 26 2016. Currency figures normalised to WS Atkins PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

49.12%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Standard Life Investments of 04 Aug 20169.66m9.65%
Threadneedle Asset Management of 15 Jun 20168.12m8.11%
Royal London Asset Management of 15 Jun 20165.32m5.32%
Newton Investment Management of 15 Jun 20164.99m4.99%
Schroder Investment Management of 15 Jun 20164.35m4.34%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) of 15 Jun 20164.04m4.04%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 15 Jun 20163.99m3.98%
HSBC Global Asset Management (UK) of 02 Aug 20163.12m3.11%
Aberdeen Asset Investments of 02 Aug 20163.06m3.06%
Legal & General Investment Management of 02 Aug 20162.53m2.52%
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