Kier Group (LON:KIE) Given “Buy” Rating at Numis Securities

Kier Group (LON:KIEGet Rating)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by research analysts at Numis Securities in a report issued on Thursday, Marketbeat reports.

Kier Group Price Performance

KIE opened at GBX 69.50 ($0.85) on Thursday. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 62.38 and a 200 day simple moving average of GBX 66.95. The firm has a market cap of £310.17 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 2,316.67. Kier Group has a twelve month low of GBX 56 ($0.68) and a twelve month high of GBX 106.80 ($1.30). The company has a current ratio of 0.77, a quick ratio of 0.69 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 83.77.

Insider Activity at Kier Group

In other news, insider Clive Watson purchased 41,099 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 17th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 60 ($0.73) per share, with a total value of £24,659.40 ($30,090.79).

About Kier Group

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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.

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