Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by stock analysts at Peel Hunt in a research report issued on Thursday. They presently have a GBX 1,600 ($21.57) target price on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 37.10% from the stock’s previous close.

Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,600 ($21.57) price target on shares of Kier Group plc in a research report on Wednesday, June 28th. J P Morgan Chase & Co dropped their price target on shares of Kier Group plc from GBX 1,639 ($22.10) to GBX 1,429 ($19.27) and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. Numis Securities Ltd raised shares of Kier Group plc to a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,510 ($20.36) price target on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, June 28th. Finally, Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,600 ($21.57) price objective on shares of Kier Group plc in a report on Sunday, July 2nd. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 1,547.80 ($20.87).

Kier Group plc (KIE) traded up 0.26% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 1167.00. 325,339 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Kier Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 1,085.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,505.00. The firm’s market cap is GBX 1.13 billion. The firm has a 50 day moving average of GBX 1,180.73 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 1,271.74.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This story was published by American Banking News and is the property of of American Banking News. If you are accessing this story on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of US & international copyright law. The original version of this story can be read at https://www.americanbankingnews.com/2017/09/23/peel-hunt-reaffirms-buy-rating-for-kier-group-plc-kie.html.

Kier Group plc Company Profile

Kier Group plc is a property, residential, construction and services company. The Company’s segments include property, residential, construction and services. The property division encompasses property development and structured finance, and operates across various sectors with a focus on industrial, commercial, retail, leisure sectors and public sectors.

Analyst Recommendations for Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)

Receive News & Ratings for Kier Group plc Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Kier Group plc and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.