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Kier Group (KIE) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 148.20
+0.80 (+0.54%)
(As of 02:12 PM ET)
Today's Range
145.80
149
50-Day Range
124.40
147.20
52-Week Range
72.20
151.60
Volume
355,462 shs
Average Volume
1.63 million shs
Market Capitalization
£669.24 million
P/E Ratio
1,646.67
Dividend Yield
2.02%
Price Target
GBX 210

Kier Group MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
42.1% Upside
GBX 210 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.32mentions of Kier Group in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.48 out of 5 stars

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About Kier Group Stock (LON:KIE)

Kier Group plc primarily engages in the construction business in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Construction, Infrastructure Services, and Property. It constructs power stations, roads, bridges, railways, tunnels, and buildings for public and private sectors including schools, hospitals and prisons; and provides maintenance services for the UK road, rail, and utilities infrastructure, as well as reactive repairs. The company also offers maintenance and compliance services; housing maintenance; and facilities management services, such as cleaning, grounds maintenance, security, and pest control, as well as environmental services; and invests in and develops property schemes and sites. In addition, it provides design and business services, including project and programme management, architecture and landscape design, civil and structural engineering, building services engineering, building information modelling, cost management, strategic estates advice, building and condition surveys, ICT design and installation, business case development and feasibility, and advisory services. The company was incorporated in 1992 and is based in Salford, the United Kingdom.

KIE Stock Price History

KIE Stock News Headlines

Kier Group (LON:KIE) Earns Buy Rating from Berenberg Bank
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
9/17/2020
Ex-Dividend for 5/31 Dividend
4/18/2024
Today
5/24/2024
Dividend Payable
5/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Engineering & Construction
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
10,286
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 210
High Stock Price Target
GBX 210
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 210
Potential Upside/Downside
+42.1%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
£40.20 million
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£3.72 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 162.69 per share
Book Value
GBX 120 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£667.44 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.80
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Andrew Oswell Bede Davies (Age 61)
    CEO & Executive Director
    Comp: $1.68M
  • Mr. Simon John Kesterton ACMA (Age 51)
    CGMA, CFO & Executive Director
    Comp: $1.17M
  • Ms. Alpna Amar (Age 45)
    Corporate Development Director
  • Ms. Louisa Finlay
    Chief People Officer
  • Mr. Joe Incutti
    Group Managing Director of Transportation
  • Mr. Andrew Bradshaw
    Group Managing Director of Natural Resources, Nuclear & Networks
  • Mr. Leigh Thomas
    Group Managing Director of Property
  • Mr. Stuart Togwell FRICS
    Group Managing Director of Construction
  • Ms. Tracey Collins
    Head of Emerging Talent & Diversity Inclusion
  • Jaime Tham
    Company Secretary

KIE Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Kier Group stock right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kier Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" KIE shares.
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What is Kier Group's stock price target for 2024?

1 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Kier Group's stock. Their KIE share price targets range from GBX 210 to GBX 210. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach GBX 210 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 42.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have KIE shares performed in 2024?

Kier Group's stock was trading at GBX 107.20 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, KIE stock has increased by 37.9% and is now trading at GBX 147.80.
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How were Kier Group's earnings last quarter?

Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) issued its earnings results on Thursday, September, 17th. The company reported $15.30 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $23.50 by $8.20. Kier Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.04% and a net margin of 1.08%.

How often does Kier Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kier Group?

Kier Group declared a dividend on Thursday, March 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 18th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.67 per share on Friday, May 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.23%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 18th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Kier Group a good dividend stock?

Kier Group (LON:KIE) pays an annual dividend of GBX 3 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.32%. The dividend payout ratio is 3,333.33%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
Read our dividend analysis for KIE.

What other stocks do shareholders of Kier Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kier Group investors own include Persimmon (PSN), Indivior (INDV), NewRiver REIT (NRR), NVIDIA (NVDA), Barclays (BARC), Greggs (GRG), Pfizer (PFE), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Black Stone Minerals (BSM) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

How do I buy shares of Kier Group?

Shares of KIE stock 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.
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This page (LON:KIE) was last updated on 5/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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