Ashtead Group (AHT)

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1,688.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -22.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,751.00
  • 52 Week Low: 1,152.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 499.23m
  • Volume: 1,930,763
  • Market Cap: £8,427m
  • RiskGrade: 122

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.

1 Day Chart (21-07-2017)

6 Month Chart

Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 0.0% 1.9%
Div Cover n/a 3.9
Op Mrgn n/a 25.2%
ROCE n/a  
Latest F'cast
P/E n/a 14.1
PEG n/a 1.0
Pr/Revenue n/a 2.4
Pr/Book n/a  
Latest F'cast
Revenue n/a n/a
PBT n/a n/a
EPS n/a 14.7%
DPS n/a n/a

Ashtead Group Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Apr-12 1,134.60 134.80 17.30p 14.4 0.0 +332% 3.50p 1.4%
30-Apr-13 1,361.90 214.20 31.40p 18.7 0.2 +82% 7.50p 1.3%
30-Apr-14 1,634.70 356.50 46.60p 18.8 0.4 +48% 11.50p 1.3%
30-Apr-15 2,038.90 473.80 62.60p 18.0 0.5 +34% 15.25p 1.4%
30-Apr-16 2,545.70 616.70 85.10p 10.7 0.3 +36% 22.50p 2.5%

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-18 3,574.20 899.85 119.59p 14.1 1.0 +15% 30.31p 1.9%
30-Apr-19 3,832.75 981.38 130.83p 12.9 1.4 +9% 34.07p 2.1%

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Ashtead Group Company Announcements

ASHTEAD GROUP PLC - Annual Report & Accounts 201... 19-Jul-2017 12:33 PR Newswire
Acquisition of CRS Contractors Rental Supply 19-Jul-2017 08:00 RNS
ASHTEAD GROUP PLC - Director Retirement 07-Jul-2017 09:31 PR Newswire

Latest Ashtead Group Director Deals

No deals were found in the last 28 days.

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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 1,688.00p
Change Today -22.00p
% Change -1.29 %
52 Week High 1,751.00
52 Week Low 1,152.00
Volume 1,930,763
Shares Issued 499.23m
Market Cap £8,427m
RiskGrade 122

Ashtead Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
3.94% below the market average3.94% below the market average3.94% below the market average3.94% below the market average3.94% below the market average
10.64% below the sector average10.64% below the sector average10.64% below the sector average10.64% below the sector average10.64% below the sector average
Price Trend
68.33% above the market average68.33% above the market average68.33% above the market average68.33% above the market average68.33% above the market average
52.38% above the sector average52.38% above the sector average52.38% above the sector average52.38% above the sector average52.38% above the sector average
Income
73.5% below the market average73.5% below the market average73.5% below the market average73.5% below the market average73.5% below the market average
79.17% below the sector average79.17% below the sector average79.17% below the sector average79.17% below the sector average79.17% below the sector average
Growth
73.55% above the market average73.55% above the market average73.55% above the market average73.55% above the market average73.55% above the market average
71.01% above the sector average71.01% above the sector average71.01% above the sector average71.01% above the sector average71.01% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 12
Buy 1
Neutral 5
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 19
buy
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Ashtead Group Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 17-Aug-17 19-Jan-17
Paid 15-Sep-17 08-Feb-17
Amount 22.75p 4.75p

Trades for 21-Jul-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
17:06 22 @ 1,714.82p
17:01 228 @ 1,690.51p
17:02 533 @ 1,690.43p
17:01 52 @ 1,703.14p
16:58 14 @ 1,712.57p

Ashtead Group Key Personnel

CEO Geoffrey Drabble
Finance Director Suzanne Wood

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