Ashtead Group Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 4,810
+58.00 (+1.22 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 11:16 AM ET)
Today's Range
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52-Week Range
Volume650,993 shs
Average Volume795,685 shs
Market Capitalization£21.61 billion
P/E Ratio35.29
Dividend Yield0.86%
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Rental & Leasing Services
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£4.89 billion
Cash FlowGBX 3.41 per share
Book ValueGBX 699.60 per share





Market Cap£21.61 billion
Next Earnings Date6/15/2021 (Estimated)


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About Ashtead Group

Ashtead Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the construction, industrial, and general equipment rental business in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. It offers range of products and services, such as general tools, air compressors and accessories, compaction and earth moving, climate control services, power and HVAC, pump solutions, remediation and restoration, flooring solutions, and lighting and grip. The company also provides power generation, heating, cooling, scaffolding, traffic management, temporary flooring, trench shoring, and lifting services. It offers its products and services for facilities maintenance and municipalities, such as office complexes, apartment complexes, government, hospitals, data centers, parks and recreation departments, schools and universities, shopping centers, pavement/kerb repairs, and golf course maintenance; construction of airports, highways and bridges, office buildings, data centers, schools and universities, shopping centers, residential, and remodeling; emergency response for fire, hurricanes, flooding, tornadoes, winter, storms, residential emergencies, covid-19, alternative care facilities, points of distribution, and mobile testing facilities; and entertainment and special events, including national events, concerts, sporting events, film/TV production, theme parks, festivals farmers' markets, local 5k runs, and cycle races. The company operates 873 stores in the United States, 75 stores in Canada, and 193 stores in the United Kingdom under the Sunbelt Rentals brand. Ashtead Group plc was founded in 1947 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.


Overall MarketRank

1.12 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Ashtead Group a buy right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ashtead Group in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Ashtead Group stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AHT, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Ashtead Group?

Wall Street analysts have given Ashtead Group a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Ashtead Group wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Ashtead Group's next earnings date?

Ashtead Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, June 15th 2021.
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How were Ashtead Group's earnings last quarter?

Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, June, 16th. The company reported $175.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $175.10 by $0.10.
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How has Ashtead Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Ashtead Group's stock was trading at GBX 1,890 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AHT stock has increased by 154.5% and is now trading at GBX 4,810.
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How often does Ashtead Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ashtead Group?

Ashtead Group announced a dividend on Tuesday, December 8th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 14th will be paid a dividend of GBX 7.15 per share on Wednesday, February 3rd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.22%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 14th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is Ashtead Group a good dividend stock?

Ashtead Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.41 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.86%. The dividend payout ratio of Ashtead Group is 0.30%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for AHT?

11 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Ashtead Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,300 to GBX 4,850. On average, they expect Ashtead Group's stock price to reach GBX 3,403 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 29.3%.
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Who are Ashtead Group's key executives?

Ashtead Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Brendan Horgan, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 47, Pay $1.5M)
  • Mr. Michael Richard Pratt, Group Fin. Director, Group Treasurer & Director (Age 57, Pay $853k)
  • Mr. Will Shaw, Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Eric Watkins, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Mr. John Washburn, SVP Sales & Marketing
  • Mr. Anthony J. Miller, Exec. VP
  • Mr. Douglas McLuckie, Managing Director of ESG
  • Mr. Rob Phillips, Chief Exec. of Ashtead Technology Rentals

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 Associated British Foods (ABF), Intelsat (I), Fossil Group (FOSL), HSBC (HSBA), Chaarat Gold (CGH), Bank of America (BAC), easyJet (EZJ), AMC Entertainment (AMC), First Data (FDC) and Ciena (CIEN).

What is Ashtead Group's stock symbol?

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

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.
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What is Ashtead Group's stock price today?

One share of AHT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 4,810.

How much money does Ashtead Group make?

Ashtead Group has a market capitalization of £21.61 billion and generates £4.89 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Ashtead Group have?

Ashtead Group employs 18,397 workers across the globe.

What is Ashtead Group's official website?

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

Where are Ashtead Group's headquarters?

Ashtead Group is headquartered at 100 Cheapside, LONDON, EC2V 6DT, United Kingdom.

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.

This page was last updated on 5/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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