Ashtead Group PLC

Ashtead Group is an international equipment rental company. Co. rents a range of construction and industrial equipment across a variety of applications to a diverse customer base. Co.'s equipment can be used to lift, power, generate, light, move, dig, compact, drill, support, access, scrub, pump, direct, heat and ventilate. Co.'s rental fleet ranges from hand-held tools to construction equipment. As of Apr 30 2017, Co. had 612 stores in 47 states in the U.S. and 17 stores in Canada, and 179 stores in the U.K. Co. operates as Sunbelt in North America and as A-Plant in the U.K.
  • TickerAHT
  • ISINGB0000536739
  • ExchangeLondon Stock Exchange
  • SectorSupport Services
  • CountryUnited Kingdom

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ASHTEAD GROUP PLC. sees a downgrade to Slightly Negative on account of less fundamental stars

The independent financial analyst theScreener just lowered the general evaluation of ASHTEAD GROUP PLC. (GB), active in the Business Support Services industry. As regards its fundamental valuation, the title now shows 1 out of 4 stars while market behaviour can be considered risky. theScreener believes that the title remains under pressure due to the loss of a star(s) and downgrades its general evaluation to Slightly Negative. As of the analysis date March 8, 2019, the closing price was GBp 1,897.00 and its target price was estimated at GBp 1,627.82.

Ashtead GRP – Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® : B

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Analyse court terme - ASHTEAD GROUP PLC : Les prix baissent.

La tendance est baissière. Les prix baissent à nouveau, mais le mouvement est devenu hésitant. Le prochain support est à 1 845,92 p. La tendance baissière serait remise en cause au-dessus de 2 464,90 p.

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1 director bought

A director at Ashtead Group bought 13,933 shares at 1,794p and the significance rating of the trade was 86/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board m...

ASHTEAD GROUP PLC. sees a downgrade to Slightly Negative on account of less fundamental stars

The independent financial analyst theScreener just lowered the general evaluation of ASHTEAD GROUP PLC. (GB), active in the Business Support Services industry. As regards its fundamental valuation, the title now shows 1 out of 4 stars while market behaviour can be considered risky. theScreener believes that the title remains under pressure due to the loss of a star(s) and downgrades its general evaluation to Slightly Negative. As of the analysis date March 8, 2019, the closing price was GBp 1,897.00 and its target price was estimated at GBp 1,627.82.

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Ashtead GRP – Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® : B

Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® helps investors integrate governance into their investment decision and identify governance risks and opportunities within their portfolio. Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® Service rates European issuers through the analysis of four main themes : Ownership & Shareholder rights, Board & Committees, Audit & Process, Remuneration. Each theme is rated taking into account several comprehensive sub-categories. Our unique two-step process to achieve each rating includes a first step quantitative valuation and a second step qualitative filter...

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Ashtead Group PLC - Proxy report-11/09/2019

Leadership Changes Paul Walker was appointed as Chairman Designate on July 2, 2018. He will assume therole of Chairman. The current Chairman, Christopher Cole, will retire from the Board on September 10, 2018, the day before the AGM. He is currently Chairman of the Nomination Committeeand we note that there is insufficient gender diversity on the Board. Item 2: Approve the Remuneration Report The structure is unacceptable. Although it is more weighted toward the long term, theweighting difference is minor. Furthermore, the maximum bonus exceeds guidelines andthe quantum is excessive. Accel...

Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)

Ashtead Group PLC - Proxy Report - 11/09/2018

Leadership Changes Paul Walker was appointed as Chairman Designate on July 2, 2018. He will assume the role of Chairman. The current Chairman, Christopher Cole, will retire from the Board on September 10, 2018, the day before the AGM. He is currently Chairman of the Nomination Committee and we note that there is insufficient gender diversity on the Board. Item 2: Approve the Remuneration Report The structure is unacceptable. Although it is more weighted toward the long term, the weighting difference is minor. Furthermore, the maximum bonus exceeds guidelines and the quantum is excessive. A...

Valérie GASTALDY

Analyse court terme - ASHTEAD GROUP PLC : Les prix baissent.

La tendance est baissière. Les prix baissent à nouveau, mais le mouvement est devenu hésitant. Le prochain support est à 1 845,92 p. La tendance baissière serait remise en cause au-dessus de 2 464,90 p.

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Short term view - ASHTEAD GROUP PLC : Falling prices.

The trend is bearish. Prices are falling again, but the movement has become hesitant. The next support is at 1,845.92 p. The bearish trend would be challenged above 2,464.90 p.

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Short term view - ASHTEAD GROUP PLC : The trend is bearish.

The trend is bearish. The movement goes on. The next target is at 1,845.92 p, then 1,789.93 p. Passing 2,464.90 p would question the continuation of the fall.

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Analyse court terme - ASHTEAD GROUP PLC : La tendance est baissière.

La tendance est baissière. Le mouvement se poursuit. Le prochain objectif est à 1 845,92 p, puis 1 789,93 p. Le franchissement de 2 464,90 p remettrait en cause la suite de la baisse.

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Analyse moyen terme - ASHTEAD GROUP PLC : La tendance est incertaine.

La tendance est incertaine. Les cours baissent, et il y a une possibilité d'accélération baissière. Une nouvelle tendance baissière tente de démarrer.

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