Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) Insider Buys £149.76 in Stock

Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) insider Claudio Veritiero acquired 128 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 19th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 117 ($1.53) per share, for a total transaction of £149.76 ($195.69).

Claudio Veritiero also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, June 18th, Claudio Veritiero acquired 135 shares of Kier Group stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 113 ($1.48) per share, for a total transaction of £152.55 ($199.33).

LON:KIE opened at GBX 111.10 ($1.45) on Friday. Kier Group plc has a 52 week low of GBX 58.40 ($0.76) and a 52 week high of GBX 1,109.47 ($14.50). The firm has a 50 day moving average of GBX 90.94 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 291.36. The company has a quick ratio of 0.93, a current ratio of 1.15 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 90.18. The stock has a market capitalization of $180.11 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 3.78.

A number of equities analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Kier Group in a research note on Thursday, August 1st. Peel Hunt reiterated an “under review” rating on shares of Kier Group in a research note on Thursday, August 1st. Finally, Numis Securities reiterated an “under review” rating on shares of Kier Group in a research note on Monday, June 17th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 514.25 ($6.72).

Kier Group Company Profile

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.

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