Ashtead Group plc Company Profile (LON:AHT)

About Ashtead Group plc

Ashtead Group plc logoAshtead Group plc is a United Kingdom-based equipment rental company with networks in the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company operates through two business units: Sunbelt, which provides pump and power, climate control and scaffolding service, and A-Plant business, which operates through Eve Trakway Limited (Eve), which constructs temporary roadways and barriers; PSS, which offers trenchless technology and fusion services, and FLG (lifting) services. Both the units are also engaged in general equipment and related businesses. The Company rents a range of construction and industrial equipment across a range of applications. Its equipment can be used to lift, power, generate, move, dig, compact, drill, support, scrub, pump, direct, heat and ventilate. Its subsidiaries include Ashtead Holdings PLC, Sunbelt Rentals, Inc., Sunbelt Rentals Industrial Services LLC, Ashtead Plant Hire Company Limited, Ashtead Capital, Inc. and Ashtead Financing Limited.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: AHT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $15.64
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1233.95
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1031.46
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 749 - GBX 1,378.93
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.63
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $6.15B
  • Outstanding Shares: 499,625,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,205.64

Analysts' Ratings History for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/12/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,100View Rating Details
9/12/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,450View Rating Details
9/8/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellGBX 710View Rating Details
9/8/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,279View Rating Details
9/7/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,350View Rating Details
9/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,140 -> GBX 1,340View Rating Details
9/1/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,385View Rating Details
8/22/2016HSBCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 970 -> GBX 1,225View Rating Details
7/4/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 770View Rating Details
7/4/2016Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,150 -> GBX 1,200View Rating Details
6/15/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,150View Rating Details
6/15/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/11/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,300View Rating Details
3/1/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqualwt/In-LineGBX 1,120View Rating Details
12/9/2015InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,500View Rating Details
9/2/2015Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,457View Rating Details
6/16/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
6/16/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,100View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $94.77 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/14/2016GBX 18.501.88%8/11/20168/11/20169/9/2016
12/9/2015GBX 40.36%1/14/20161/14/20162/3/2016
6/16/2015GBX 12.251.12%8/13/20158/13/20159/4/2015
12/10/2014GBX 30.25%1/15/20151/15/20152/4/2015
6/17/2014GBX 9.251.11%8/13/20148/13/20149/5/2014
12/10/2013GBX 2.250.3%1/15/20141/15/20142/5/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/26/2016Cole,ChristopherInsiderSell25,000GBX 1,186£296,500
7/4/2016Edmunds,WayneInsiderBuy7,000GBX 1,079£75,530
3/1/2016Sutcliffe,IanInsiderBuy12,250GBX 810£99,225
10/12/2015Drabble,GeoffreyInsiderSell216,680GBX 1,045£2,264,306
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
DateHeadline
investing.com logoUK stocks lower at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 unchanged - Investing.com (LON:AHT)
www.investing.com - September 23 at 3:49 PM
News IconIs Selling Stock Like Ashtead Group plc After Such Decline Winning Strategy? - Post News (LON:AHT)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 23 at 8:12 AM
investing.com logoUK shares higher at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 up 0.12% - Investing.com UK (LON:AHT)
uk.investing.com - September 22 at 3:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoAshtead Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AHT-GB : September 22, 2016 (LON:AHT)
www.capitalcube.com - September 22 at 9:15 AM
News IconAshtead Group plc (AHT) Earns “Sell” Rating from Deutsche Bank - DailyQuint (LON:AHT)
dailyquint.com - September 21 at 4:16 PM
News IconAshtead Group plc (AHT) – Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes - NewsDen (LON:AHT)
newsden.net - September 15 at 12:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoAshtead Group Plc :AHT-GB: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : September 12, 2016 (LON:AHT)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 8:10 AM
investing.com logoUK stocks lower at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 down 1.22% - Investing.com (LON:AHT)
www.investing.com - September 9 at 3:22 PM
rttnews.com logoAshtead Group Q1 profit rises; projects full year results ahead of expectations - RTT News (LON:AHT)
www.rttnews.com - September 8 at 3:22 PM
trustnet.com logoAshtead Group PLC (AHT) (LON:AHT)
www.trustnet.com - September 8 at 11:53 AM
investing.com logoUK stocks higher at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 up 0.30% - Investing.com (LON:AHT)
www.investing.com - September 7 at 8:31 PM
reuters.com logoAshtead sees full-year results beat forecasts on US construction rebound - Reuters UK (LON:AHT)
uk.reuters.com - September 7 at 8:31 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoUK shares end higher as higher oil puts downbeat mixed output data in the shade (LON:AHT)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - September 7 at 3:22 PM
reuters.com logoAshtead sees full-year results ahead of expectations after strong first quarter (LON:AHT)
uk.reuters.com - September 7 at 12:20 PM
marketwatch.com logoAshtead earnings rise; upgrades 2017 expectations (LON:AHT)
www.marketwatch.com - September 7 at 12:20 PM
rttnews.com logoAshtead Group Q1 Profit Rises; Projects Full Year Results Ahead Of Expectations (LON:AHT)
www.rttnews.com - September 7 at 12:20 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoUPDATE 2-Ashtead sees FY results beat forecasts on US construction rebound (LON:AHT)
feeds.reuters.com - September 7 at 5:53 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAre these the best growth stocks in the FTSE 100? (LON:AHT)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 8:00 AM
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www.advfn.com - September 1 at 11:49 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoASHTEAD GROUP PLC - Renting new highs (LON:AHT)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - August 20 at 8:22 AM
ft.com logo[$$] EasyJet climbs on reheat of bid talk (LON:AHT)
www.ft.com - August 19 at 4:00 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoLondon shares hit fresh 14-month highs as brokers say weaker sterling could be good - Proactive Investors UK (LON:AHT)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - August 17 at 3:25 PM
investing.com logoU.K. stocks higher at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 up 0.35% (LON:AHT)
www.investing.com - August 15 at 3:25 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Issued With 'Neutral' Rating At Exane BNP Paribas - FTSE News (LON:AHT)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 2 at 8:10 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Ashtead Group Plc : July 25, 2016 (LON:AHT)
www.capitalcube.com - July 25 at 1:16 PM
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lovingfutbol.com - July 25 at 8:10 AM
News IconSensex slips 67 points as profit-booking weighs (LON:AHT)
bolsafinanzas.com - July 25 at 8:10 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoJP Morgan Cazenove reiterated Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) as 'Overweight' With 1140 PT - FTSE News (LON:AHT)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 22 at 8:24 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Brokers At Jefferies International - FTSE News (LON:AHT)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 22 at 3:22 PM
News IconLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Ends Lower As Airlines Warn On Hit From Recent Attacks (LON:AHT)
uk.advfn.com - July 21 at 8:57 PM
investing.com logoU.K. stocks lower at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 down 0.50% (LON:AHT)
www.investing.com - July 21 at 3:23 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) price target held steady at 1,385GBX as announced today by Jefferies International (LON:AHT)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 21 at 12:25 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-United Rentals: Best day in nearly 4 years after strong results (LON:AHT)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 11:00 AM
News IconBabcock International Group reiterated as Neutral By Exane BNP Paribas (LON:AHT)
lovingfutbol.com - July 20 at 4:26 PM
News IconHow Analysts Rated Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) Last Week? - Consumer Eagle (LON:AHT)
www.consumereagle.com - July 18 at 3:25 PM
fiscalstandard.com logoNew Analyst Ratings For Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) - Fiscal Standard (LON:AHT)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 18 at 8:14 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoPeel Hunt Gives Ashtead Group PLC Price Target With Potential 21.62% Upside - FTSE News (LON:AHT)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 16 at 3:22 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoPeel Hunt Gives Ashtead Group PLC Price Target With Potential 21.62% Upside - FTSE News (LON:AHT)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 16 at 3:22 PM
investing.com logoU.K. stocks higher at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 up 0.24% (LON:AHT)
www.investing.com - July 15 at 7:40 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA report released today by Peel Hunt about (LON:AHT) Ashtead Group PLC bumps the target price to 1,350GBX (LON:AHT)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 15 at 7:40 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoAshtead Group plc 21.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Peel Hunt - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:AHT)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - July 15 at 1:58 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Brokers At Peel Hunt - FTSE News (LON:AHT)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 14 at 12:15 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoPeel Hunt reported on (LON:AHT) Ashtead Group PLC, sustaining its target price at 1,250GBX earlier today (LON:AHT)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 13 at 8:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDavid Herro Comments on Ashtead Group (LON:AHT)
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 4:02 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoExane BNP Paribas Reiterated Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) As 'Neutral' - FTSE News (LON:AHT)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 12 at 8:42 AM
News IconAre Analysts Bearish Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) After Last Week? - Press Telegraph (LON:AHT)
presstelegraph.com - July 11 at 8:10 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoAshtead Group plc 10.7% Potential Upside Indicated by Berenberg - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:AHT)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - July 5 at 3:22 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoExane BNP Paribas reported on (LON:AHT) Ashtead Group PLC, maintaining its target price to GBX1,050 earlier today - Breaking Finance News (LON:AHT)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 5 at 8:10 AM
stockmarketwire.com logoDirector Deals - Ashtead Group PLC (AHT) (LON:AHT)
www.stockmarketwire.com - July 4 at 3:23 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoExane BNP Paribas reported on (LON:AHT) Ashtead Group PLC, maintaining its target price to GBX1,050 earlier today (LON:AHT)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 4 at 3:23 PM

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