Kier Group plc (LON:KIE)’s share price reached a new 52-week low on Wednesday . The stock traded as low as GBX 1,128 ($14.57) and last traded at GBX 1,139 ($14.71), with a volume of 278,581 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at GBX 1,152 ($14.88).
Several equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,600 ($20.66) target price on shares of Kier Group plc in a report on Wednesday, June 28th. Numis Securities Ltd upgraded Kier Group plc to a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,510 ($19.50) target price on the stock in a report on Wednesday, June 28th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,600 ($20.66) price objective on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Monday, June 26th. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,600 ($20.66) price objective on shares of Kier Group plc in a research note on Wednesday, June 28th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co dropped their price objective on Kier Group plc from GBX 1,639 ($21.17) to GBX 1,429 ($18.46) and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, June 29th. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 1,547.80 ($19.99).
The firm’s market cap is GBX 1.09 billion. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 1,196.24 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 1,280.71.
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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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