LON:AHT - Ashtead Group Stock Price, News & Analysis

GBX 2,091
+49.00 (+2.40 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 07:18 AM ET)
Today's Range
2,069
Now: GBX 2,091
2,096
50-Day Range
2,042
MA: GBX 2,233.38
2,338
52-Week Range
1,572.50
Now: GBX 2,091
2,461
Volume1.19 million shs
Average Volume2.21 million shs
Market Capitalization£9.67 billion
P/E Ratio12.64
Dividend Yield1.96%
BetaN/A
Ashtead Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, rents a range of construction and industrial equipment. It offers equipment for use in lifting, powering, generation, moving, digging, compacting, drilling, supporting, scrubbing, pumping, directing, heating, and ventilating works. The company provides various types of construction equipment for non-residential construction markets; and facilities management equipment for the maintenance and repair of facilities. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Rental & Leasing Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorServices
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-77269700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£4.50 billion
Cash FlowGBX 2.70 per share
Book ValueGBX 599.30 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees17,360
Market Cap£9.67 billion
Next Earnings Date9/10/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ashtead Group's stock symbol?

Ashtead Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "AHT."

How often does Ashtead Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ashtead Group?

Ashtead Group announced a dividend on Tuesday, June 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of GBX 33.50 per share on Friday, September 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 15th. This is a boost from Ashtead Group's previous dividend of $6.50. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Ashtead Group's Dividend History.

How were Ashtead Group's earnings last quarter?

Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March, 5th. The company reported $40.00 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $39.90 by $0.10. View Ashtead Group's Earnings History.

When is Ashtead Group's next earnings date?

Ashtead Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, September 10th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ashtead Group.

What price target have analysts set for AHT?

12 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Ashtead Group's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,800 to GBX 2,800. On average, they anticipate Ashtead Group's stock price to reach GBX 2,388.18 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ashtead Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ashtead Group?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ashtead Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Ashtead Group.

Has Ashtead Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AHT stock have been trending negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ashtead Group earned a news impact score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Ashtead Group.

Who are some of Ashtead Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ashtead Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ashtead Group investors own include Intelsat (I), Associated British Foods (ABF), Chaarat Gold (CGH), Fossil Group (FOSL), easyJet (EZJ), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Bank of America (BAC), First Data (FDC), HSBC (HSBA) and Ciena (CIEN).

Who are Ashtead Group's key executives?

Ashtead Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Geoffrey Drabble, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Michael Richard Pratt, Group Fin. Director, Group Treasurer & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Brendan Horgan, Group COO & Exec. Director (Age 46)
  • Ms. Suzanne H. Wood, Exec. Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Will Shaw, Director of Investor Relations

How do I buy shares of Ashtead Group?

Shares of AHT and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Ashtead Group's stock price today?

One share of AHT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,091.

How big of a company is Ashtead Group?

Ashtead Group has a market capitalization of £9.67 billion and generates £4.50 billion in revenue each year. Ashtead Group employs 17,360 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Ashtead Group.

What is Ashtead Group's official website?

The official website for Ashtead Group is http://www.ashtead-group.com/.

How can I contact Ashtead Group?

Ashtead Group's mailing address is 100 Cheapside, LONDON, EC2V 6DT, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-77269700.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ashtead Group (LON AHT)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  646 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  440 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,086
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ashtead Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AHT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AHT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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