Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by research analysts at Peel Hunt in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They presently have a GBX 1,400 ($18.27) target price on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 9.72% from the stock’s previous close.
Other research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Jefferies Group decreased their price objective on shares of Kier Group plc from GBX 1,500 ($19.58) to GBX 1,430 ($18.67) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, August 25th. Beaufort Securities restated a “buy” rating on shares of Kier Group plc in a report on Wednesday, August 24th. Numis Securities Ltd restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,407 ($18.37) price objective on shares of Kier Group plc in a report on Tuesday, July 12th. Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,235 ($16.12) price objective on shares of Kier Group plc in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. decreased their price objective on shares of Kier Group plc from GBX 1,503 ($19.62) to GBX 1,338 ($17.47) and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. Ten investment 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 1,442.78 ($18.83).
Shares of Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) opened at 1276.00 on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1,198.51 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,187.98. Kier Group plc has a 12 month low of GBX 917.50 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,440.00. The firm’s market cap is GBX 1.22 billion.
In other news, insider Veritiero,Claudio acquired 1,072 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 15th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 839 ($10.95) per share, with a total value of £8,994.08 ($11,740.09).
Kier Group plc Company Profile
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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