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Ashtead Group plc

AHT.L

Latest Trade

2,199.00GBp

Change

44.00(+2.04%)

Volume

1,376,900

Today's Range

2,154.00

 - 

2,204.00

52 Week Range

1,572.50

 - 

2,358.70

As of on the London Stock Exchange (LON) ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
2,155.00
Open
2,156.00
Volume
1,376,900
3M AVG Volume
27.69
Today's High
2,204.00
Today's Low
2,154.00
52 Week High
2,358.70
52 Week Low
1,572.50
Shares Out (MIL)
458.13
Market Cap (MIL)
9,876.28
Forward P/E
10.51
Dividend (Yield %)
--

Next Event

Q2 2020 Ashtead Group PLC Earnings Release

Latest Developments

More

Ashtead Group Posts Higher Q1 Underlying Pretax Profit

Ashtead Group Expects To Spend At Least 500 Mln Stg On Share Buybacks In 2019/20

Ashtead Posts 17% Rise In Annual Profit On Sunbelt Growth

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About Ashtead Group plc

Ashtead Group plc is an equipment rental company. The Company rents a range of construction and industrial equipment across a range of applications to a diverse customer base. The Company's segments include Sunbelt and A-Plant. The Company operates in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada. The Company operates approximately 550 stores in over 40 states in the United States and over 10 stores in Canada. The Company's equipment can be used to lift, power, generate, light, move, dig, compact, drill, support, access, scrub, pump, direct, heat and ventilate. The Company rents on a short-term basis. It sells old equipment in the second-hand market. The Company's rental fleet ranges from small hand-held tools to a range of construction equipment. It provides rental solutions for non-residential construction markets, facilities management, disaster relief, event management, climate control, scaffolding and traffic management.

Industry

Rental & Leasing

Contact Info

100 Cheapside

+44.20.77269700

http://www.ashtead-group.com/

Executive Leadership

Paul Ashton Walker

Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Brendan Horgan

Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director, Chief Executive - Sunbelt Rentals Inc

Michael Pratt

Finance Director, Director

Eric Watkins

Company secretary

Angus G. Cockburn

Senior Non-Executive Independent Director

Key Stats

1.84 mean rating - 19 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, GBP)

2017

2.9K

2018

3.4K

2019

4.1K

2020(E)

5.2K
EPS (GBp)

2017

103.800

2018

126.900

2019

173.400

2020(E)

204.988
Price To Earnings (TTM)
12.58
Price To Sales (TTM)
2.09
Price To Book (MRQ)
3.27
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
5.55
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
169.47
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
166.27
Return on Investment (TTM)
10.15
Return on Equity (TTM)
9.16

Latest News

Latest News

Ashtead full-year profit misses expectations, shares fall

British equipment rental company Ashtead Group Plc <AHT.L> on Tuesday posted a full-year pretax profit that missed market expectations, with rental revenue growth slowing in the final quarter of its fiscal year.

UK's Ashtead posts 17 pct rise in FY underlying pretax profit

Ashtead Group Plc, which rents out industrial equipment, reported a 17 percent rise in full-year underlying pretax profit on Tuesday, helped by growth in the core North America region.

BRIEF-Ashtead Says Expect Full Year Results To Be In Line With Expectations

* EXPECT FULL YEAR RESULTS TO BE IN LINE WITH OUR EXPECTATIONS. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reuters.Briefs@thomsonreuters.com)

Ashtead sees full-year results in line with its expectations on North America strength

Industrial equipment rental company Ashtead Group on Tuesday forecast full-year results in line with its expectations, as third-quarter pretax profit jumped on strong growth in the company's main North American market.

Ashtead sees FY results in line on North America strength

Industrial equipment rental company Ashtead Group on Tuesday forecast full-year results in line with its expectations, as third-quarter profit jumped on strong growth in the company's main North American market.

BRIEF-Ashtead Group Says Finance Director Suzanne Wood Notified Intention To Stand Down

* SUZANNE WOOD WILL BE STANDING DOWN AS GROUP'S FINANCE DIRECTOR WITH EFFECT FROM 31 MARCH 2018

BRIEF-Ashtead Group Says Qtrly Profit Before Taxation 205.1 Million STG

* SAYS EXPECTS CAPITAL EXPENDITURE FOR YEAR TO BE TOWARDS UPPER END OF OUR GUIDANCE (C. £1.2 BILLION)

Ashtead starts share buyback, lifts full-year forecast

British industrial equipment hire group Ashtead Group Plc launched a share buyback programme of up to 1 billion pounds as it lifted its forecast for annual results due to hurricane clear-up activity in the United States.

Ashtead starts share buyback, lifts full-year forecast

British industrial equipment hire group Ashtead Group Plc launched a share buyback programme and hiked its annual results forecast, helped by hurricane clear-up activity in the United States.

BRIEF-Ashtead Group Says H1 Revenue At 1.9 Bln Stg

* H1 PRETAX PROFIT 493 MILLION STG VERSUS 413 MILLION STG YEAR AGO

BRIEF-Ashtead Group Says Chairman Chris Cole To Retire

* ASHTEAD GROUP PLC - BRENDAN HORGAN WILL BE PROMOTED TO GROUP CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER WITH EFFECT FROM 1 JANUARY 2018

Ashtead forecasts U.S. hurricane-driven demand for its tools

Ashtead Group <AHT.L> expects the clean-up and rebuilding needed in the United States after hurricanes Harvey and Irma to generate more demand for its diggers and tools.

Ashtead sees increased demand from Hurricane Harvey, Irma clean up

Industrial equipment hire group Ashtead Group said the major clean-up and rebuilding programme that will be needed in the United States after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma will generate more demand for its diggers and tools.

BRIEF-Ashtead posts Q1 pretax profit of 229 mln stg

* Q1 PRETAX PROFIT 229 MILLION STG VERSUS 178 MILLION STG YEAR AGO

BRIEF-UK industrial equipment hire firm Ashtead buys CRS Contractors for C$275m

* Has signed an agreement to acquire CRS Contractors Rental Supply (CRS) for an initial cash consideration of c$275m

Industrial equipment hire firm Ashtead's annual profit rises 7 percent

British industrial equipment hire group Ashtead Group Plc reported on Tuesday a 7 percent rise in full-year profit, boosted by strong growth in its core North American unit as well as its UK business.

Industrial equipment hire firm Ashtead's annual profit rises 7 pct

British industrial equipment hire group Ashtead Group Plc reported on Tuesday a 7 percent rise in full-year profit, boosted by strong growth in its core North American unit as well as its UK business.

Ashtead results on track after third quarter profit rise

Britain's Ashtead Group Plc <AHT.L> stuck by its annual earnings forecast on Tuesday as strong growth in the industrial equipment hire company's main North American market and a weaker British pound helped it to an 8 percent rise in third-quarter profits.

British equipment hire firm Ashtead results on track after Q3 profit rise

Britain's Ashtead Group Plc stuck by its annual earnings forecast on Tuesday as strong growth in the industrial equipment hire company's main North American market and a weaker British pound helped it to an 8 percent rise in third-quarter profits.

FTSE nudges higher though banks, Ashtead slide

Britain's top share index edged higher on Monday though falls among mining companies and banks capped gains, while Ashtead Group <AHT.L> was hit by a broker downgrade.

Quote and financial data from Refinitiv. Fund performance data provided by Lipper. All quotes delayed a minimum of 15 minutes.

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