Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) insider Nigel Brook purchased 875 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 22nd. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 1,022 ($13.44) per share, for a total transaction of £8,942.50 ($11,761.80).

Shares of Kier Group plc (KIE) traded up GBX 3 ($0.04) during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 1,019 ($13.40). 295,302 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 275,322. Kier Group plc has a 1 year low of GBX 997.50 ($13.12) and a 1 year high of GBX 1,505 ($19.79).

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 28th will be issued a GBX 45 ($0.59) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 3.85%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 28th. This is a positive change from Kier Group plc’s previous dividend of $22.50.

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A number of brokerages recently issued reports on KIE. Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,600 ($21.04) target price on shares of Kier Group plc in a research report on Friday, November 17th. Beaufort Securities restated a “buy” rating on shares of Kier Group plc in a research report on Friday, September 22nd. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,600 ($21.04) target price on shares of Kier Group plc in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. Numis Securities Ltd restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,510 ($19.86) target price on shares of Kier Group plc in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,369 ($18.01) target price on shares of Kier Group plc in a research report on Monday. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, Kier Group plc has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,535.80 ($20.20).

About Kier Group plc

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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