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Kier Group is a leading property, residential, construction and services group which invests in, builds, maintains and renews the places where we work, live and play. We operate across a range of sectors including defence, education, housing, industrials, power, transport and utilities.

The Group employs over 24,000 people across its operations in the UK, the Caribbean, the Middle East, Australia and Hong Kong.

TypePublic
Founded1992
HQCentral Bedfordshire, GB
Websitekier.co.uk
Employee Ratings3.2

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)16,630
Job Openings322
Revenue (FY, 2019)£4.5 B(+7%)
Share Price (Oct 2017)£10.5

Key People/Management at Kier Group

Haydn Mursell

Haydn Mursell

CEO
Justin Atkinson

Justin Atkinson

Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
Constance Baroudel

Constance Baroudel

Non-Executive Director
Adam Walker

Adam Walker

Non-Executive Director
Nick Winser

Nick Winser

Non-Executive Director
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Kier Group Office Locations

Kier Group has offices in Central Bedfordshire, Aberdeen, Basingstoke, Brighton and in 59 other locations
Central Bedfordshire, GB (HQ)
Tempsford Hall Sandy
Bangor, US
Bangor, ME 04401, USA
Berkshire, US
Berkshire, NY 13736, USA
Boston, US
Boston, MA, USA
Cambridge, US
Cambridge, MA, USA
Lincoln, US
Lincoln, NE, USA
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Kier Group Financials and Metrics

Kier Group Revenue

Kier Group's revenue was reported to be £4.49 b in FY, 2019
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

4.5b

Net income (FY, 2019)

(209.2m)

EBIT (FY, 2019)

216.7m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

1.0b

Closing stock price (31-Oct-2017)

10.5

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

311.7m

EV

1.2b
Kier Group's current market capitalization is £1 b.
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

4.0b4.1b4.2b4.5b

Revenue growth, %

26%3%3%

Cost of goods sold

3.6b3.8b3.8b

Gross profit

356.3m288.7m401.9m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

41.0m50.6m59.1m44.1m47.4m60.9m49.2m92.5m41.4m93.5m141.3m178.6m152.3m112.4m254.0m186.7m499.8m330.9m311.7m

Accounts Receivable

86.7m79.5m100.6m135.3m145.3m170.1m160.8m161.0m175.8m185.5m228.3m231.9m233.1m444.7m241.5m213.4m312.8m403.0m700.7m

Inventories

57.3m62.7m86.5m115.7m149.5m164.4m251.3m261.3m328.6m334.2m377.8m460.1m399.4m470.4m733.7m675.9m593.9m575.0m217.9m

Current Assets

211.1m220.1m282.5m327.7m384.8m438.4m509.7m559.0m601.2m687.6m778.1m958.4m910.8m1.2b1.7b1.4b1.6b1.5b1.4b
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

4.7m5.7m7.2m9.9m13.1m16.0m20.3m23.8m28.6m37.8m42.9m56.3m25.6m11.7m29.5m(23.7m)(25.2m)88.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

11.4m11.8m29.9m18.8m8.1m38.5m50.0m53.5m3.7m86.8m90.6m105.3m700.0k(5.9m)121.4m166.4m75.7m130.3m

Dividends Paid

800.0k1.7m2.6m3.0m3.5m4.1m4.8m5.6m6.8m7.9m6.2m5.9m25.8m37.3m40.2m

Cash From Financing Activities

(100.0k)(200.0k)600.0k(100.0k)29.9m1.3m(200.0k)(10.9m)(14.1m)41.9m51.2m365.1m(188.7m)246.2m(191.4m)
GBPY, 2019

EV/EBIT

5.6 x

Revenue/Employee

270.3k

Financial Leverage

5 x
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Kier Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Kier Group News and Updates

Short sellers circle Kier Group as contractor’s turmoil continues

Five hedge funds have raised their bets against Kier Group in the last month to make the troubled contractor the [...] The post Short sellers circle Kier Group as contractor’s turmoil continues appeared first on CityAM.

British Builder Kier Group to Cut 1,200 Jobs

British Builder Kier Group to Cut 1,200 Jobs

Short sellers cash out on contractor Kier Group

A period of sustained pressure from short sellers on contractor Kier Group has come to an end, with hedge funds cashing out on the company's stock market woes throughout December. At the end of November, 13.98 per cent of Kier’s shares - worth £102m - were held by short sellers betting against th…

Kier Group plc reveals one year results with record £10.2bn order books

Kier Group plc, an infrastructure services, buildings, developments and housing group has announced its 2018 full-year results for the 12-month period ending June 30, 2018. The business, which employs over 400 people across the region with offices in Hebburn and Killingworth, is responsible for a nu…

Kier Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kier Group founded?

    Kier Group was founded in 1992.

  • Who are Kier Group key executives?

    Kier Group's key executives are Haydn Mursell, Justin Atkinson and Constance Baroudel.

  • How many employees does Kier Group have?

    Kier Group has 16,630 employees.

  • What is Kier Group revenue?

    Latest Kier Group annual revenue is £4.5 b.

  • What is Kier Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Kier Group revenue per employee is £270.3 k.

  • Who are Kier Group competitors?

    Competitors of Kier Group include Barratt Developments, Taylor Wimpey and Galliford Try.

  • Where is Kier Group headquarters?

    Kier Group headquarters is located at Tempsford Hall Sandy, Central Bedfordshire.

  • Where are Kier Group offices?

    Kier Group has offices in Central Bedfordshire, Aberdeen, Basingstoke, Brighton and in 59 other locations.

  • How many offices does Kier Group have?

    Kier Group has 63 offices.