Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Peel Hunt in a research report issued on Tuesday, November 14th. They presently have a GBX 1,600 ($21.04) target price on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 60.80% from the stock’s previous close.

Several other research analysts also recently issued reports on KIE. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,600 ($21.04) price objective on shares of Kier Group in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,600 ($21.04) price objective on shares of Kier Group in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,510 ($19.86) price objective on shares of Kier Group in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. Finally, Beaufort Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Kier Group in a research report on Friday, September 22nd. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,535.80 ($20.20).

Shares of Kier Group (KIE) traded down GBX 24 ($0.32) during trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 995 ($13.09). 450,351 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 291,194. Kier Group has a 52 week low of GBX 997.50 ($13.12) and a 52 week high of GBX 1,505 ($19.79).

In other news, insider Nigel Brook bought 875 shares of Kier Group stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 22nd. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 1,022 ($13.44) per share, for a total transaction of £8,942.50 ($11,761.80). Also, insider Constance Baroudel bought 2,000 shares of Kier Group stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 27th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 1,161 ($15.27) per share, with a total value of £23,220 ($30,540.58). Insiders bought a total of 4,828 shares of company stock valued at $5,261,983 in the last 90 days.

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About Kier Group

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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