Several analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets for Kier Group plc (LON: KIE):

  • 9/27/2017 – Kier Group plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 1,600 ($21.22) price target on the stock.
  • 9/22/2017 – Kier Group plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Beaufort Securities.
  • 9/21/2017 – Kier Group plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Peel Hunt. They now have a GBX 1,600 ($21.22) price target on the stock.
  • 9/21/2017 – Kier Group plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd. They now have a GBX 1,510 ($20.03) price target on the stock.
  • 9/21/2017 – Kier Group plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 1,600 ($21.22) price target on the stock.
  • 9/21/2017 – Kier Group plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. They now have a GBX 1,600 ($21.22) price target on the stock.

Kier Group plc (KIE) traded up 1.05% during midday trading on Friday, reaching GBX 1158.00. 87,480 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The company’s market cap is GBX 1.12 billion. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 1,158.38 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 1,247.39. Kier Group plc has a 12 month low of GBX 1,078.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,505.00.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 28th will be given a dividend of GBX 45 ($0.60) per share. This is a boost from Kier Group plc’s previous dividend of $22.50. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 28th. This represents a yield of 3.85%.

In other news, insider Constance Baroudel acquired 2,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 27th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 1,161 ($15.40) per share, for a total transaction of £23,220 ($30,799.84). Insiders have acquired a total of 2,037 shares of company stock worth $2,366,653 in the last quarter.

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.

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