Edition:
United Kingdom

Kier Group PLC (KIE.L)

KIE.L on London Stock Exchange

1,028.51GBp
3:09pm BST
Change (% chg)

-9.49 (-0.91%)
Prev Close
1,038.00
Open
1,039.00
Day's High
1,041.00
Day's Low
1,027.65
Volume
229,705
Avg. Vol
371,446
52-wk High
1,195.56
52-wk Low
887.00

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Woodford Investment Raises Stake In Kier To 11.15 Pct From 10.02 Pct- Filing
Friday, 21 Sep 2018 

Sept 21 (Reuters) - Kier Group PLC ::WOODFORD INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT RAISES STAKE IN KIER GROUP TO 11.15 PERCENT FROM 10.02 PERCENT- FILING.  Full Article

Woodford Investment Management Raises Stake In Kier Group To 10.02 Pct From 5.10 Pct- Filing
Friday, 24 Aug 2018 

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Kier Group PLC ::WOODFORD INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT RAISES STAKE IN KIER GROUP TO 10.02 PERCENT FROM 5.10 PERCENT- FILING.  Full Article

Kier Group Names COO, Says Plan To Identify Cost Savings Going Well
Wednesday, 1 Aug 2018 

Aug 1 (Reuters) - Kier Group PLC ::GOOD PROGRESS HAS BEEN MADE TO DATE IN IDENTIFYING POTENTIAL COST SAVINGS.CLAUDIO VERITIERO, CURRENTLY ITS STRATEGY & CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR, HAS BEEN APPOINTED TO ROLE OF CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER.NIGEL BROOK AND NIGEL TURNER WILL STAND DOWN FROM BOARD AND LEAVE BUSINESS WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT.  Full Article

Kier Group Wins Highway Contract Extensions Worth 250 Mln Stg Annually
Tuesday, 10 Jul 2018 

July 10 (Reuters) - Kier Group PLC ::HIGHWAYS ENGLAND AREAS 3 AND 9 CONTRACT EXTENSIONS.SECURES TWO THREE-YEAR EXTENSIONS TO HIGHWAYS ENGLAND AREAS 3 AND 9 CONTRACTS WORTH C.£250M P.A.  Full Article

Kier Group Announces Disposal Of Wheldon Contracts And Services Limited
Friday, 29 Jun 2018 

June 29 (Reuters) - Kier Group PLC ::DISPOSAL OF WHELDON CONTRACTS AND SERVICES LIMITED.NET DISPOSAL PROCEEDS AFTER COSTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE IMMATERIAL.COMPLETED DISPOSAL OF WHELDON CONTRACTS AND SERVICES LIMITED TO EIGHTY SEVEN HOLDINGS LIMITED FOR A TOTAL CONSIDERATION OF UP TO £0.4M.  Full Article

Kier Group Says 50/50 Joint Venture Partners With Eiffage On HS2
Friday, 19 Jan 2018 

Jan 19 (Reuters) - Kier Group Plc ::‍ON HS2, KIER AND EIFFAGE ARE NOW 50/50 JOINT VENTURE PARTNERS DELIVERING TWO OF SEVEN CIVIL ENGINEERING PACKAGES, LOTS C2 AND C3​.‍ON HIGHWAYS ENGLAND SMART MOTORWAYS PROGRAMME, KIER HAS ASSUMED FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR PROGRAMME​.‍ALL EMPLOYEES CURRENTLY WORKING ON HIGHWAYS ENGLAND SMART MOTORWAYS PROGRAMME ​HAVE BEEN OFFERED OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN KIER.‍CARILLION EMPLOYEES, INCLUDING APPRENTICES, WORKING ON CEK HS2 JV HAVE BEEN OFFERED TO JOIN KIER/EIFFAGE WITH CONTINUOUS SERVICE BEING MAINTAINED​.‍IN TOTAL ABOUT 150 EMPLOYEES WILL BE MAKING TRANSITION TO KIER IN NEXT WEEK INCLUDING SEVEN APPRENTICES​.  Full Article

Kier Sees No Adverse Financial Impact From Carillion JVs
Monday, 15 Jan 2018 

Jan 15 (Reuters) - Kier Group Plc ::KIER GROUP PLC - NOTES TODAY'S ANNOUNCEMENT RELATING TO CARILLION PLC ("CARILLION").KIER GROUP PLC - KIER CURRENTLY OPERATES JOINT VENTURES INVOLVING CARILLION ON HS2 AND HIGHWAYS ENGLAND SMART MOTORWAYS PROGRAMME.KIER GROUP PLC - DO NOT EXPECT THERE TO BE AN ADVERSE FINANCIAL IMPACT ON GROUP ARISING FROM THESE JOINT VENTURE CONTRACTS.KIER GROUP - ‍"WE HAVE PUT IN PLACE CONTINGENCY PLANS FOR EACH OF THESE PROJECTS AND ARE WORKING CLOSELY WITH CLIENTS SO AS TO ACHIEVE CONTINUITY OF SERVICE"​.  Full Article

Kier ‍expect net debt to ebitda ratio of less than 1x at June 30, 2018​
Friday, 17 Nov 2017 

Nov 17 (Reuters) - Kier Group Plc :‍EXPECT TO MAINTAIN A NET DEBT TO EBITDA RATIO OF LESS THAN 1X AT 30 JUNE 2018​.  Full Article

Kier Group says ‍appointed to ESFA 8 bln pounds construction framework​
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - KIER GROUP PLC ::‍APPOINTED TO ESFA 8 BLN POUNDS CONSTRUCTION FRAMEWORK​.‍CONFIRMS BEEN AWARDED NUMBER OF PLACES ON EDUCATION AND SKILLS FUNDING AGENCY'S (ESFA) LATEST £8BN FOUR-YEAR CONSTRUCTION FRAMEWORK​.  Full Article

Kier completes 75 mln stg disposal of Mouchel Consulting to WSP Global
Wednesday, 12 Oct 2016 

Kier Group Plc : Kier Group - disposal of Mouchel Consulting to WSP Global . Has completed disposal of Mouchel Consulting to WSP Global for a total consideration of £75m, satisfied in cash Further company coverage: (London Newsroom) ((UK.online@Reuters.com; +44 (0)20 7542 7717;)).  Full Article

Ex-divs to take 0.8 points off FTSE 100 on Sept 27

MILAN, Sept 24 The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take around 0.83 points off the index. COMPANY (RIC) DIVIDEND STOCK OPTION IMPACT (pence) Hargreaves