Ashtead Group (AHT)

Sector:

Support

Index:

FTSE 100

2,776.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      43.00p
  • 52 Week High: 2,805.00
  • 52 Week Low: 1,300.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 449.31m
  • Volume: 1,415,136
  • Market Cap: £12,473m
  • RiskGrade: 312

Ashtead Group Overview

Ashtead Group is one of the world’s largest equipment rental firms with a network of more than 400 profit centres stretching across the US, UK and the Far East. Its business provides equipment such as excavators and forklift trucks as well as power saws and ladders. In the US Ashtead works under the Sunbelt Rentals banner, having expanded the business via the acquisition of Rentokil’s US operation.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 1.5% 1.5%
Div Cover 4.3 2.9
Op Mrgn 24.2% 15.0%
ROCE 14.9%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 15.9 23.2
PEG 34.5 n/a
Pr/Revenue 2.5 2.7
Pr/Book 4.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 12.3% -9.5%
PBT -7.2% -30.3%
EPS 0.5% -33.5%
DPS 1.6% -1.7%

Ashtead Group Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Apr-16 2,545.70 616.70 85.10p 10.7 0.3 +36% 22.50p 2.5%
30-Apr-17 3,186.80 765.10 104.30p 15.6 0.7 +23% 27.50p 1.7%
30-Apr-18 3,706.00 862.10 127.50p 15.9 0.7 +22% 33.00p 1.6%
30-Apr-19 4,499.60 1,059.50 174.20p 12.2 0.3 +37% 40.00p 1.9%
30-Apr-20 5,053.60 982.80 175.00p 12.4 n/a 0% 40.65p 1.9%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Ashtead Group Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Apr-21 4,571.83 684.92 116.29p 23.9 n/a -34% 39.96p 1.5%
30-Apr-22 4,963.99 951.74 163.05p 17.0 0.4 +40% 46.81p 1.7%

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Ashtead Group Company Announcements

ASHTEAD GROUP PLC - Director/PDMR Shareholding 22-Jun-2020 16:32 PR Newswire
Q4 2020 Results 16-Jun-2020 07:00 RNS
ASHTEAD GROUP PLC - Notice of Results 26-May-2020 13:42 PR Newswire

Latest Ashtead Group Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
19-Jun-20 Transfer From Michael Pratt 0.000p 23,736 £0.00
19-Jun-20 Transfer From Brendan Horgan 0.000p 66,108 £0.00

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Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

Ashtead Group Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 2,776.00p
Change Today 43.00p
% Change 1.57 %
52 Week High 2,805.00
52 Week Low 1,300.00
Volume 1,415,136
Shares Issued 449.31m
Market Cap £12,473m
RiskGrade 312

Ashtead Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
89.79% below the market average89.79% below the market average89.79% below the market average89.79% below the market average89.79% below the market average
83.18% below the sector average83.18% below the sector average83.18% below the sector average83.18% below the sector average83.18% below the sector average
Price Trend
83.82% above the market average83.82% above the market average83.82% above the market average83.82% above the market average83.82% above the market average
82.14% above the sector average82.14% above the sector average82.14% above the sector average82.14% above the sector average82.14% above the sector average
Income
77.82% below the market average77.82% below the market average77.82% below the market average77.82% below the market average77.82% below the market average
64.86% below the sector average64.86% below the sector average64.86% below the sector average64.86% below the sector average64.86% below the sector average
Growth
33.38% above the market average33.38% above the market average33.38% above the market average33.38% above the market average33.38% above the market average
11.54% above the sector average11.54% above the sector average11.54% above the sector average11.54% above the sector average11.54% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 0
Neutral 9
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 17
buy
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Ashtead Group Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 13-Aug-20 16-Jan-20
Paid 11-Sep-20 05-Feb-20
Amount 33.50p 7.15p

Trades for 02-Jul-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 371,153 @ 2,776.00p
16:29 3 @ 2,777.00p
16:29 33 @ 2,775.00p
16:29 112 @ 2,775.00p
16:29 7 @ 2,775.00p

Ashtead Group Key Personnel

CEO Brendan Horgan

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