Robert B. Mills Buys 35,000 Shares of Williams Industrial Services Group Inc. (OTCMKTS:WLMS) Stock

Williams Industrial Services Group Inc. (OTCMKTS:WLMS) Director Robert B. Mills acquired 35,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 8th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $5.78 per share, for a total transaction of $202,300.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 352,814 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,039,264.92. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

WLMS stock opened at $6.26 on Friday. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $4.76. Williams Industrial Services Group Inc. has a 12-month low of $1.04 and a 12-month high of $6.39. The stock has a market capitalization of $162.11 million, a PE ratio of 208.67, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.81 and a beta of 1.15. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.01, a current ratio of 1.41 and a quick ratio of 1.41.

Williams Industrial Services Group (OTCMKTS:WLMS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 18th. The company reported ($0.07) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.06 by ($0.13). Williams Industrial Services Group had a net margin of 0.33% and a return on equity of 10.67%. On average, research analysts expect that Williams Industrial Services Group Inc. will post 0.28 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Northern Trust Corp purchased a new position in shares of Williams Industrial Services Group during the first quarter valued at about $31,000. Squarepoint Ops LLC purchased a new position in shares of Williams Industrial Services Group during the first quarter valued at about $41,000. Teton Advisors Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Williams Industrial Services Group during the first quarter valued at about $49,000. Investors Research Corp purchased a new position in shares of Williams Industrial Services Group during the first quarter valued at about $59,000. Finally, CapWealth Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Williams Industrial Services Group during the first quarter valued at about $92,000. Institutional investors own 35.96% of the company’s stock.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Williams Industrial Services Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, May 22nd.

About Williams Industrial Services Group

Williams Industrial Services Group Inc provides construction, maintenance, and support services to energy, power, and industrial end markets in the United States and Canada. The company offers maintenance, modification, repair, and other capital project services to extend life cycles of nuclear, paper, chemical, fossil fuel, industrial gas, hydro power, natural gas, municipal water and wastewater, and other facilities.

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