KLR Stock Overview
Keller Group plc provides geotechnical solutions in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific.
Keller Group Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||UK£7.71|
|52 Week High||UK£10.44|
|52 Week Low||UK£6.70|
|1 Month Change||4.90%|
|3 Month Change||0.78%|
|1 Year Change||-20.60%|
|3 Year Change||17.71%|
|5 Year Change||-8.16%|
|Change since IPO||511.91%|
Recent News & Updates
Keller Group (LON:KLR) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year
The board of Keller Group plc ( LON:KLR ) has announced that the dividend on 9th of September will be increased to...
Keller Group (LON:KLR) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of UK£0.23
Keller Group plc's ( LON:KLR ) investors are due to receive a payment of UK£0.23 per share on 1st of July. Based on...
|KLR||GB Construction||GB Market|
Return vs Industry: KLR underperformed the UK Construction industry which returned -18.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KLR underperformed the UK Market which returned -11.2% over the past year.
|KLR Average Weekly Movement||4.3%|
|Construction Industry Average Movement||4.3%|
|Market Average Movement||5.4%|
|10% most volatile stocks in GB Market||10.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in GB Market||2.7%|
Stable Share Price: KLR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: KLR's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Keller Group plc provides geotechnical solutions in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. The company offers ground improvement services, grouting, deep foundations, earth retention, marine, and instrumentation and monitoring services. It also provides solutions, such as containment, excavation support, stabilization, marine structures, seepage control, slope stabilisation, remediation, and monitoring, as well as bearing capacity.
Keller Group Fundamentals Summary
|KLR fundamental statistics|
Is KLR overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|KLR income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||UK£2.32b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 26, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.92|
|Net Profit Margin||2.60%|
How did KLR perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
4.7%Current Dividend Yield
Does KLR pay a reliable dividends?See KLR dividend history and benchmarks
|Keller Group dividend dates|
|Ex Dividend Date||Aug 18 2022|
|Dividend Pay Date||Sep 09 2022|
|Days until Ex dividend||7 days|
|Days until Dividend pay date||29 days|
Does KLR pay a reliable dividends?See KLR dividend history and benchmarks
Is KLR undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 6/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for KLR?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is KLR's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does KLR's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|KLR PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
RNWH Renew Holdings
MGNS Morgan Sindall Group
KIE Kier Group
BBY Balfour Beatty
KLR Keller Group
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: KLR is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.4x) compared to the peer average (12.5x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does KLR's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the European Construction Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: KLR is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.4x) compared to the UK Construction industry average (12.8x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is KLR's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||8.4x|
|Fair PE Ratio||15.5x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: KLR is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.4x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (15.6x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of KLR when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: KLR (£7.71) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£13.45)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KLR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Target price is more than 20% higher than the current share price and analysts are within a statistically confident range of agreement.
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How is Keller Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Future Growth Score2/6
Future Growth Score 2/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: KLR's forecast earnings growth (1.8% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: KLR's earnings (1.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the UK market (9.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: KLR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: KLR's revenue (4.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: KLR's revenue (4.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: KLR's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.5%).
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How has Keller Group performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score3/6
Past Performance Score 3/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KLR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: KLR's current net profit margins (2.6%) are lower than last year (2.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KLR's earnings have grown by 0.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: KLR's earnings growth over the past year (26.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (0.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: KLR earnings growth over the past year (26.3%) underperformed the Construction industry 26.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: KLR's Return on Equity (13.4%) is considered low.
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How is Keller Group's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KLR's short term assets (£946.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (£718.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: KLR's short term assets (£946.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (£480.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KLR's net debt to equity ratio (39.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: KLR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 79.9% to 56.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KLR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (28.8%).
Interest Coverage: KLR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (10.5x coverage).
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What is Keller Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 4/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: KLR's dividend (4.73%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.85%).
High Dividend: KLR's dividend (4.73%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.17%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: KLR's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: KLR's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (39.5%), KLR's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (1897.2%), KLR's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mike Speakman (58 yo)
Mr. Michael J. Speakman, also known as Mike, is Chief Executive Officer at Keller Group plc since December 12, 2019. Mr. Speakman had been Interim Chief Executive Officer at Keller Group plc since October...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mike's total compensation ($USD2.07M) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD1.35M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mike's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: KLR's management team is considered experienced (3.6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: KLR's board of directors are considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Keller Group plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Keller Group plc
- Ticker: KLR
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 1860
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Implied Market Cap: UK£547.236m
- Shares outstanding: 72.77m
- Website: https://www.keller.com
Number of Employees
- Keller Group plc
- 2 Kingdom Street
- Greater London
- W2 6BD
- United Kingdom
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/08/10 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/08/10 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.