Ashmore Group (ASHM)

Sector:

Financials

Index:

FTSE 250

420.80p
   
  • Change Today:
    -4.20p
  • 52 Week High: 570.00
  • 52 Week Low: 307.20
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 712.74m
  • Volume: 373,787
  • Market Cap: £2,999.21m
  • RiskGrade: 211

FTSE 250 movers: Wizz Air flies high, Dixons dives

By Duncan Ferris

Date: Tuesday 02 Apr 2019

LONDON (ShareCast) - (Sharecast News) - London\'s FTSE 250 index was 0.32% higher at 19,300.26 in afternoon trade on Tuesday, as Wizz Air gave the index a lift.
The low-cost airline was flying 5% higher as it put out a reassuring update, with capacity up 6.9% year-on-year in March and total passenger numbers ahead 9.9% after the company launched 15 new routes during the month and took delivery of two new Airbus A321neo and two A321ceo aircraft.

Emerging markets focused asset manager Ashmore followed close behind after Bank of America Merrill Lynch raised the stock from \'neutral\' to \'buy\'.

Ferrexpo continued to climb after delaying its final results on Monday in order to allow more time for an independent review of the company\'s donations to a charity called Blooming Land, a Ukrainian charity set up to coordinate Ferrexpo\'s corporate and social responsibility programme.

Retailers Dixons Carphone and Dunelm Group were both lower as the Brexit crisis rumbles on, leaving UK-focused stocks particularly vulnerable.

Outsourcer Capita was lower after outspoken Conservative MP Mark Francois said the \"incompetent\" company was threatening national security and should be \"sacked\" from its army recruitment contract as numbers of new recruits are falling short, with only three out of 30 front-line infantry battalions meeting or exceeding recruitment expectations.

Intu Properties was lower as Goldman Sachs analysts cut the stock\'s target price from 92p to 88p and reiterated their \'sell\' guidance after the shopping centre manager and developer rushed to quash rumours that it has found a replacement for current chief executive David Fischel, who announced his intention to stand down last summer.

Kier Group edged lower after being initiated at \'hold\' by analysts at Jefferies, while Clarkson inched downward on the news that its president of brokerage and investment banking Peter Anker will stand down with immediate effect.

Market Movers

FTSE 250 (MCX) 19,300.26 0.32%


FTSE 250 - Risers

Wizz Air Holdings (WIZZ) 3,022.00p 4.93%
Euromoney Institutional Investor (ERM) 1,291.00p 4.28%
Ashmore Group (ASHM) 445.20p 4.12%
FDM Group (Holdings) (FDM) 946.00p 3.39%
Amigo Holdings (AMGO) 185.89p 3.27%
Renishaw (RSW) 3,994.00p 3.04%
Ferrexpo (FXPO) 271.10p 3.00%
Hunting (HTG) 612.00p 2.94%
TI Fluid Systems (TIFS) 195.40p 2.84%
UDG Healthcare Public Limited Company (UDG) 575.00p 2.59%

FTSE 250 - Fallers

Dixons Carphone (DC.) 139.20p -3.83%
Equiniti Group (EQN) 208.20p -3.34%
Just Group (JUST) 58.30p -3.32%
Capita (CPI) 122.10p -2.75%
Intu Properties (INTU) 105.70p -2.72%
Indivior (INDV) 96.88p -2.61%
Dunelm Group (DNLM) 875.00p -2.56%
Restaurant Group (RTN) 113.00p -2.42%
Kier Group (KIE) 351.80p -2.39%
Clarkson (CKN) 2,385.00p -2.25%

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Ashmore Group Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 420.80p
Change Today -4.20p
% Change -0.99 %
52 Week High 570.00
52 Week Low 307.20
Volume 373,787
Shares Issued 712.74m
Market Cap £2,999.21m
RiskGrade 211

Ashmore Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
53.11% below the market average53.11% below the market average53.11% below the market average53.11% below the market average53.11% below the market average
75.57% below the sector average75.57% below the sector average75.57% below the sector average75.57% below the sector average75.57% below the sector average
Price Trend
17.20% above the market average17.20% above the market average17.20% above the market average17.20% above the market average17.20% above the market average
19.15% above the sector average19.15% above the sector average19.15% above the sector average19.15% above the sector average19.15% above the sector average
Income
49.75% above the market average49.75% above the market average49.75% above the market average49.75% above the market average49.75% above the market average
12.5% below the sector average12.5% below the sector average12.5% below the sector average12.5% below the sector average12.5% below the sector average
Growth
28.71% above the market average28.71% above the market average28.71% above the market average28.71% above the market average28.71% above the market average
1.69% below the sector average1.69% below the sector average1.69% below the sector average1.69% below the sector average1.69% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 5
Buy 0
Neutral 6
Sell 1
Strong Sell 5
Total 17
neutral
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Ashmore Group Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 05-Mar-20 31-Oct-19
Paid 30-Mar-20 06-Dec-19
Amount 4.80p 12.10p

Trades for 09-Jul-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
12:56 271 @ 420.80p
12:56 904 @ 420.80p
12:56 941 @ 420.80p
12:56 61 @ 420.60p
12:55 429 @ 420.40p

Ashmore Group Key Personnel

CEO Mark Langhorn Coombs

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