Kier Group plc (KIE) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,510 at Numis Securities Ltd
Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) had its price objective lifted by Numis Securities Ltd from GBX 1,407 ($17.41) to GBX 1,510 ($18.69) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. Numis Securities Ltd currently has an add rating on the stock.
KIE has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Peel Hunt reduced their price objective on Kier Group plc from GBX 1,800 ($22.28) to GBX 1,400 ($17.33) and set a buy rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 19th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reduced their price objective on Kier Group plc from GBX 1,503 ($18.60) to GBX 1,338 ($16.56) and set an overweight rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 5th. Beaufort Securities reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, July 5th. Liberum Capital lifted their price objective on Kier Group plc from GBX 1,235 ($15.28) to GBX 1,420 ($17.57) and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, September 22nd. Finally, Jefferies Group reduced their price objective on Kier Group plc from GBX 1,500 ($18.56) to GBX 1,430 ($17.70) and set a buy rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, August 25th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 1,516.11 ($18.76).
Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) opened at 1331.90 on Wednesday. Kier Group plc has a 12 month low of GBX 917.50 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,418.00. The stock’s market cap is GBX 1.27 billion. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 1,290.05 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 1,192.80.
The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 29th will be given a GBX 43 ($0.53) dividend. This represents a yield of 3.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 29th. This is an increase from Kier Group plc’s previous dividend of $21.50.
In other Kier Group plc news, insider Veritiero,Claudio acquired 1,072 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, July 15th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 839 ($10.38) per share, with a total value of £8,994.08 ($11,131.29).
About Kier Group plc
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.
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.