Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) insider Adam Walker bought 2,559 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 16th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 971 ($13.42) per share, with a total value of £24,847.89 ($34,329.77).

Shares of Kier Group plc (KIE) opened at GBX 974 ($13.46) on Tuesday. The stock has a market cap of $937.56 and a P/E ratio of 24,350.00. Kier Group plc has a 52-week low of GBX 942 ($13.01) and a 52-week high of GBX 1,505 ($20.79).

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 22nd will be given a GBX 23 ($0.32) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 2.3%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 22nd.

KIE has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,600 ($22.11) target price on shares of Kier Group in a report on Monday, January 22nd. Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,600 ($22.11) target price on shares of Kier Group in a report on Monday, January 8th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,369 ($18.91) target price on shares of Kier Group in a report on Monday, November 20th. Numis Securities reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,510 ($20.86) target price on shares of Kier Group in a report on Thursday, March 15th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,400 ($19.34) target price on shares of Kier Group in a report on Thursday, March 15th. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,495.80 ($20.67).

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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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