Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Kier Group plc (KIE)
A number of other analysts have also recently commented on KIE. Numis Securities Ltd cut shares of Kier Group plc to an add rating and set a GBX 1,407 ($17.41) price target for the company. in a research note on Thursday, September 22nd. Liberum Capital increased their price target on shares of Kier Group plc from GBX 1,235 ($15.28) to GBX 1,420 ($17.57) and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, September 22nd. Jefferies Group cut their price target on shares of Kier Group plc from GBX 1,500 ($18.56) to GBX 1,430 ($17.70) and set a buy rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, August 25th. Beaufort Securities reiterated a buy rating on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Wednesday, August 24th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an overweight rating on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Friday, September 23rd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company. Kier Group plc currently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 1,516.11 ($18.76).
Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) opened at 1347.00 on Monday. Kier Group plc has a 52-week low of GBX 917.50 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,418.00. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1,292.35 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,193.78. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 1.28 billion.
The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 29th will be paid a dividend of GBX 43 ($0.53) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 3.34%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 29th. This is a boost from Kier Group plc’s previous dividend of $21.50.
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.
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