Speedy Hire Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 71.20
-0.50 (-0.70 %)
(As of 06/11/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume564,522 shs
Average Volume1.36 million shs
Market Capitalization£376.14 million
P/E Ratio39.56
Dividend Yield1.95%
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About Speedy Hire

Speedy Hire Plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides tools, equipment, and plant hire services to the construction, infrastructure, and industrial markets in the United Kingdom, Ireland, the United Arab Emirates, and internationally. The company hires a range of tools and accessories, including access, lighting, survey, lifting, rail, safety equipment and ATEX, plant, site and traffic management, communications, and pipework and engineering equipment; compressors, generators, and pumps; and heating, ventilation, and cooling equipment. It also sells access, lifting, survey, rail, and personal protective and safety equipment; various tools and equipment; and cutting, grinding, and sanding equipment, as well as site supplies. In addition, the company offers partnered, fuel management, testing inspection and certification, advisory/technical, powered access, out of hours, building information modelling, and aviation services, as well as customer care center services; and training services. It sells its products through a network of approximately 200 depots. Speedy Hire Plc was incorporated in 1968 and is headquartered in Newton-le-Willows, the United Kingdom.


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Speedy Hire (LON:SDY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Speedy Hire a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Speedy Hire in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Speedy Hire stock.
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How were Speedy Hire's earnings last quarter?

Speedy Hire Plc (LON:SDY) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, June, 23rd. The company reported $5.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $5.40 by $0.14.
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How has Speedy Hire's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Speedy Hire's stock was trading at GBX 65.20 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SDY shares have increased by 9.2% and is now trading at GBX 71.20.
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How often does Speedy Hire pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Speedy Hire?

Speedy Hire declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 25th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 12th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.40 per share on Friday, September 24th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 12th. This is an increase from Speedy Hire's previous dividend of GBX 0.70. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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What price target have analysts set for SDY?

2 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Speedy Hire's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 65 to GBX 90. On average, they expect Speedy Hire's share price to reach GBX 77.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Speedy Hire's key executives?

Speedy Hire's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Russell Down, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56, Pay $459k)
  • Mr. James Bunn, CFO & Director
  • Ms. Tracey Atkin, Chief Operations Officer and Group Assets & Information Director
  • John Fahey, Director of Communications
  • Mr. Tony Bennett, Corp. Devel. Officer
  • Mr. Ed Cowell, Head of Major Accounts and Group Sales & Marketing Director
  • Ms. Cathy Dawson, Group HR Director
  • Mr. Andy Carter, Managing Director of Speedy Asset Services - Equipment (Age 55)
  • Neil Hunt, Company Sec.

Who are some of Speedy Hire's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Speedy Hire own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Speedy Hire investors own include HSS Hire Group (HSS), General Electric (GE), SIG (SHI), Agnico Eagle Mines (AEM), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Tourmaline Oil (TOU), GW Pharmaceuticals (GWPH), Honda Motor (HMC), Walmart (WMT) and Caterpillar (CAT).

What is Speedy Hire's stock symbol?

Speedy Hire trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SDY."

How do I buy shares of Speedy Hire?

Shares of SDY 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 Speedy Hire's stock price today?

One share of SDY stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 71.20.

How much money does Speedy Hire make?

Speedy Hire has a market capitalization of £376.14 million and generates £332.30 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Speedy Hire have?

Speedy Hire employs 3,843 workers across the globe.

What is Speedy Hire's official website?

The official website for Speedy Hire is www.speedyservices.com.

Where are Speedy Hire's headquarters?

Speedy Hire is headquartered at Chase House, 16 the Parks, NEWTON-LE-WILLOWS, WA12 0JQ, United Kingdom.

How can I contact Speedy Hire?

Speedy Hire's mailing address is Chase House, 16 the Parks, NEWTON-LE-WILLOWS, WA12 0JQ, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1942-720000.

This page was last updated on 6/12/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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