LON:KIE - Kier Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 357.60 +5.20 (+1.48 %)
(As of 04/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 357.60
Today's RangeGBX 347.80 - GBX 366.40
52-Week RangeGBX 319.40 - GBX 1,109.47
Volume988,072 shs
Average Volume472,724 shs
Market Capitalization£578.83 million
P/E Ratio12.16
Dividend Yield13.80%
BetaN/A
Kier Group plc primarily engages in construction business in the United Kingdom, the Americas, the Middle East, the Far East, and Australia. The company operates in four divisions: Property, Residential, Construction, and Services. It offers construction services, including civil engineering, construction management, engineering design, mechanical and electrical design, interiors and refurbishments, and construction related technical services, as well as infrastructure support services for rail network. The company also provides range of services, such as strategic asset management, planned and reactive housing maintenance, and facilities management services; and environmental services comprising street and grounds maintenance, refuse collection and recycling to highways maintenance, street lighting, fleet, and waterway services, as well as energy solutions. In addition, it invests in, develops, and manages offices, industrial, retail leisure, and mixed-use properties; and develops housing schemes; and offers a range of property maintenance services to social housing providers. It serves clients in various markets, such as public sector, commercial, defense and justice, education, energy and waste, healthcare, residential, industrial, infrastructure, leisure and hotels, retail, science and pharmaceuticals, transport, and utilities. Kier Group plc was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Sandy, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Engineering & Construction
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1767-355000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£4.30 billion
Cash FlowGBX 421.10 per share
Book ValueGBX 692.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees16,630
Market Cap£578.83 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

Kier Group (LON:KIE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kier Group's stock symbol?

Kier Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "KIE."

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

Kier Group declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 28th will be paid a dividend of GBX 4.90 per share on Friday, May 17th. This represents a yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 28th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Kier Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for KIE?

6 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Kier Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 482 to GBX 900. On average, they expect Kier Group's stock price to reach GBX 641.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 79.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Kier Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kier Group?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kier Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Kier Group.

Has Kier Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about KIE stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kier Group earned a coverage optimism score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Kier Group's key competitors?

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), Barclays (BARC), Newriver Reit (NRR), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Greggs (GRG), HSBC (HSBA), Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Taylor Wimpey (TW) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Kier Group's key executives?

Kier Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Philip Gotsall Cox CBE, Exec. Chairman (Age 67)
  • Mr. Beverley E. J. Dew, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Claudio Veritiero, COO & Exec. Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Duncan Stott, Chief Information Officer
  • Louise Turner-Smith, Head of Investor Relations

How do I buy shares of Kier Group?

Shares of KIE 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.

What is Kier Group's stock price today?

One share of KIE stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 357.60.

How big of a company is Kier Group?

Kier Group has a market capitalization of £578.83 million and generates £4.30 billion in revenue each year. Kier Group employs 16,630 workers across the globe.

What is Kier Group's official website?

The official website for Kier Group is http://www.kier.co.uk.

How can I contact Kier Group?

Kier Group's mailing address is Tempsford Hall, SANDY, SG19 2BD, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1767-355000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Kier Group (LON KIE)

Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  476 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  198 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  674
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kier Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KIE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KIE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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