Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by Peel Hunt in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. They presently have a GBX 1,400 ($18.27) price objective on the stock. Peel Hunt’s target price points to a potential upside of 9.38% from the company’s current price.

KIE has been the topic of several other reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. decreased their price target on shares of Kier Group plc from GBX 1,503 ($19.62) to GBX 1,338 ($17.47) and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 5th. Beaufort Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, July 5th. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,407 ($18.37) price target on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, July 12th. Jefferies Group decreased their price target on shares of Kier Group plc from GBX 1,500 ($19.58) to GBX 1,430 ($18.67) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, August 25th. Finally, Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,235 ($16.12) price target on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, July 5th. Ten equities research analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, Kier Group plc presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,442.78 ($18.83).

Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) opened at 1300.53 on Thursday. The firm’s market cap is GBX 1.24 billion. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 1,206.69 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 1,187.03. Kier Group plc has a 52-week low of GBX 917.50 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,418.00.

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In other news, insider Veritiero,Claudio bought 1,072 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 15th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 839 ($10.95) per share, for a total transaction of £8,994.08 ($11,740.09).

Kier Group plc Company Profile

Kier Group plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which provides property, residential, construction and services. The Company’s business segments are Property, Residential, Construction, Services and Corporate. The Company operates across a range of sectors, including defense, education, health, housing, industrials, power, property, transport and utilities.

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