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LON:SDYSpeedy Hire Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 54.80
+2.40 (+4.58 %)
(As of 05/27/2020 01:36 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 54.80
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 57.11
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 54.80
Volume805,635 shs
Average Volume453,619 shs
Market Capitalization£288.70 million
P/E Ratio11.66
Dividend Yield3.82%
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, compliance, lifting, advisory/technical, powered access, out of hours, event management, and building information modelling 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 based in Newton-le-Willows, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.07 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£405.80 million
Cash FlowGBX 1.04 per share
Book ValueGBX 40.30 per share



Market Cap£288.70 million
Next Earnings DateN/A

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Speedy Hire (LON:SDY) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Speedy Hire's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Speedy Hire's stock was trading at GBX 65.20 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SDY shares have decreased by 16.0% and is now trading at GBX 54.80. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Speedy Hire?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Speedy Hire in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Speedy Hire.

How often does Speedy Hire pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Speedy Hire?

Speedy Hire declared a dividend on Wednesday, November 13th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 5th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.70 per share on Friday, January 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.27%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 5th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Speedy Hire's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for SDY?

2 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Speedy Hire's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 70 to GBX 72. On average, they expect Speedy Hire's stock price to reach GBX 71 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 29.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Speedy Hire.

Has Speedy Hire been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about SDY stock have trended negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Speedy Hire earned a news impact score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutSpeedy Hire.

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 PLC- (GWPH), Honda Motor (HMC), Walmart (WMT) and Caterpillar (CAT).

Who are Speedy Hire's key executives?

Speedy Hire's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Russell Down, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Thomas Christopher Morgan, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director
  • Ms. Tracey Atkin, Chief Operations Officer and Group Assets & Information Director
  • John Fahey, Director of Communications
  • Mr. Tony Bennett, Corp. Devel. Officer

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.

What is Speedy Hire's stock price today?

One share of SDY stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 54.80.

How big of a company is Speedy Hire?

Speedy Hire has a market capitalization of £288.70 million and generates £405.80 million in revenue each year. Speedy Hire employs 3,855 workers across the globe.

What is Speedy Hire's official website?

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

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 5/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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