News articles about WillScot (NASDAQ:WSC) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. WillScot earned a daily sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 44.1017052206108 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.
A number of brokerages have commented on WSC. Oppenheimer began coverage on shares of WillScot in a research report on Thursday, January 25th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $15.00 price target on the stock. Deutsche Bank began coverage on shares of WillScot in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd. They set a “buy” rating and a $15.00 price target on the stock.
WillScot (NASDAQ WSC) opened at $12.20 on Tuesday. WillScot has a fifty-two week low of $9.45 and a fifty-two week high of $13.20.
In other news, major shareholder Holding S.A R.L. Sapphire bought 43,268,901 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 29th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $9.60 per share, for a total transaction of $415,381,449.60. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.
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Williams Scotsman International, Inc provides mobile and modular space solutions for the construction, education, commercial, healthcare, and government markets in North America. It offers delivery and installation services, as well as sells new and used mobile office products. The company also provides products ranging from construction office or storage containers to a multi-story high-tech medical services building.
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