Kier Group plc (KIE) Insider Nigel Turner Purchases 11 Shares
Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) insider Nigel Turner purchased 11 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, April 18th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 1,316 ($16.56) per share, for a total transaction of £144.76 ($182.20).
Nigel Turner also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Monday, March 20th, Nigel Turner purchased 11 shares of Kier Group plc stock. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 1,467 ($18.46) per share, for a total transaction of £161.37 ($203.11).
Shares of Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) traded down 0.23% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 1314.00. The stock had a trading volume of 238,136 shares. The firm’s market cap is GBX 1.26 billion. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 1,406.53 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 1,393.37. Kier Group plc has a 52-week low of GBX 917.50 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,505.00.
The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 30th will be paid a dividend of GBX 22.50 ($0.28) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.5%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 30th.
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Several analysts have weighed in on KIE shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price target on Kier Group plc from GBX 1,613 ($20.30) to GBX 1,639 ($20.63) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Friday, March 24th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,520 ($19.13) price target on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Thursday, March 23rd. Berenberg Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Friday, March 24th. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated an “add” rating and set a GBX 1,510 ($19.01) price target on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Thursday, March 23rd. Finally, Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,600 ($20.14) price target on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, January 24th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 1,525.50 ($19.20).
Kier Group plc Company Profile
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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