About Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)
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. The residential business includes mixed tenure housing partnerships and private house building and its clients include local authorities, housing associations and private rented sector. The construction division comprises the United Kingdom regional building, the United Kingdom infrastructure and international businesses. The services division comprises strategic and local authority highways maintenance, utilities, housing maintenance, Kier Workplace Services and environmental services. It operates across sectors, including defense, education, health, highways, housing, industrials, power, property, transport and utilities.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: N/A
- Industry: N/A
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: LON:KIE
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: N/A
- Market Cap: £1.19 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 96,000,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,314.65
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,386.46
- 52 Week Range: GBX 917.50 - GBX 1,505
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 106.07
- P/E Growth: 3.33
- Annual Revenue: £4.13 billion
- Price / Sales: 0.29
- Book Value: GBX 6.02 per share
- Price / Book: 2.06
- Average Volume: 297,487 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)
What is Kier Group plc's stock symbol?
Kier Group plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "KIE."
How often does Kier Group plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kier Group plc?
Kier Group plc declared a dividend on Thursday, March 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 30th will be given a dividend of GBX 22.50 per share on Friday, May 19th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.5%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 30th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Kier Group plc's Dividend History.
Where is Kier Group plc's stock going? Where will Kier Group plc's stock price be in 2017?
8 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Kier Group plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,374 to GBX 1,639. On average, they expect Kier Group plc's share price to reach GBX 1,525.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Kier Group plc.
Who are some of Kier Group plc's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Kier Group plc include Beazley PLC (BEZ), Close Brothers Group plc (CBG), Electrocomponents plc (ECM), Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC (LCL), Intermediate Capital Group plc (ICP), Ashmore Group plc (ASHM), Indivior PLC (INDV), Paysafe Group Plc (PAYS), Greene King plc (GNK), SSP Group PLC (SSPG), GVC Holdings PLC (GVC), Saga PLC (SAGA), Aggreko plc (AGK), KAZ Minerals PLC (KAZ), Petrofac Limited (PFC), Homeserve plc (HSV), Great Portland Estates PLC (GPOR) and Jupiter Fund Management PLC (JUP).
How do I buy Kier Group plc stock?
Shares of Kier Group plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
How much does a share of Kier Group plc stock cost?
One share of Kier Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,241.
Consensus Ratings for Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||1 Hold Rating, 7 Buy Ratings|
|Consensus Rating:||Buy (Score: 2.88)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||GBX 1,525.50|
Analysts' Ratings History for Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)
(Data available from 5/22/2015 forward)
|4/25/2017||Beaufort Securities||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|4/25/2017||JPMorgan Chase & Co.||Reiterated Rating||Overweight||GBX 1,639|
|4/24/2017||Peel Hunt||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,600|
|4/3/2017||Liberum Capital||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 1,520 -> GBX 1,600|
|3/31/2017||Canaccord Genuity||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,374|
|3/24/2017||Berenberg Bank||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|3/23/2017||Numis Securities Ltd||Reiterated Rating||Add||GBX 1,510|
|8/25/2016||Jefferies Group LLC||Lower Price Target||Buy||GBX 1,500 -> GBX 1,430|
|3/17/2016||Credit Suisse Group AG||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,410|
|3/17/2016||Investec||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 1,410|
|1/27/2016||Charles Stanley||Initiated Coverage||Buy|
|11/2/2015||Westhouse Securities||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 2,110|
Earnings History for Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $107.74 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)Insider Trades by Quarter for Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|4/18/2017||Nigel Turner||Insider||Buy||11||GBX 1,316||£144.76|
|3/20/2017||Nigel Turner||Insider||Buy||11||GBX 1,467||£161.37|
|2/20/2017||Claudio Veritiero||Insider||Buy||10||GBX 1,449||£144.90|
|1/18/2017||Nigel Turner||Insider||Buy||11||GBX 1,374||£151.14|
|12/19/2016||Hugh Raven||Insider||Buy||11||GBX 1,389||£152.79|
|11/18/2016||Nigel Turner||Insider||Buy||10||GBX 1,402||£140.20|
|10/18/2016||Haydn Mursell||Insider||Buy||9||GBX 1,373||£123.57|
|8/18/2016||Dew ,Bev||Insider||Buy||13||GBX 1,167||£151.71|
|6/20/2016||Raven ,Hugh||Insider||Buy||13||GBX 1,200||£156|
|1/18/2016||Raven ,Hugh||Insider||Buy||12||GBX 1,231||£147.72|
|9/16/2015||Raven ,Hugh||Insider||Buy||10||GBX 1,505||£150.50|
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