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

Analysts

Increased risk weighs on ASHTEAD GROUP PLC., penalising its rating down to Slightly Negative

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 still shows 1 out of 4 possible stars. Its market behaviour, however, has slightly deteriorated and will be qualified as risky moving forward. theScreener considers that these new qualifications justify an overall rating downgrade to Slightly Negative. As of the analysis date November 20, 2018, the closing price was GBp 1,708.50 and its target price was estimated at GBp 1,623.07.

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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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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.

Valérie GASTALDY

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.

Ashtead Group plc - July 2018 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

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Ashtead Group plc - April 2018 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

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Ashtead Group plc: Update to credit opinion following upgrade of Ashtead to Baa3 from Ba1

Updated analysis of Ashtead providing insight on the recent upgrade of the issuer to Baa3 based on its strong track record of growth while maintaining a conservative financial policy

Ashtead Group plc - January 2018 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

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Ashtead Group plc: Key Facts and Statistics - Q2 October 2017

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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...

Increased risk weighs on ASHTEAD GROUP PLC., penalising its rating down to Slightly Negative

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 still shows 1 out of 4 possible stars. Its market behaviour, however, has slightly deteriorated and will be qualified as risky moving forward. theScreener considers that these new qualifications justify an overall rating downgrade to Slightly Negative. As of the analysis date November 20, 2018, the closing price was GBp 1,708.50 and its target price was estimated at GBp 1,623.07.

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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...

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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.

Valérie GASTALDY

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.

Valérie GASTALDY

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.

Valérie GASTALDY

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.

Valérie GASTALDY

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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