Kier Group plc Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Brokerages (LON:KIE)
Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) has received an average recommendation of “Buy” from the nine ratings firms that are covering the stock, AmericanBankingNews.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,995 ($33.35).
Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) opened at 1701.00 on Wednesday. Kier Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 1467.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1943.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1754. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1737.. The company’s market cap is £915.1 million.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Monday, July 21st. They now have a GBX 1,915 ($32.01) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Jefferies Group raised their price target on shares of Kier Group plc from GBX 2,093 ($34.99) to GBX 2,203 ($36.83) in a research note on Friday, July 11th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Friday, July 4th. They now have a GBX 2,125 ($35.52) price target on the stock.
Kier Group plc is a construction, services and property group specializing in building and civil engineering, support services, commercial property development and structured property financing and private housing.
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