AHT.L - Ashtead Group plc

LSE - LSE Delayed price. Currency in GBp
2,137.00
+3.00 (+0.14%)
At close: 4:35PM BST
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Previous close2,134.00
Open2,157.00
Bid2,140.00 x 0
Ask2,140.00 x 0
Day's range2,116.00 - 2,175.00
52-week range1,572.50 - 2,358.70
Volume1,419,244
Avg. volume1,528,565
Market cap9.802B
Beta (3Y monthly)1.14
PE ratio (TTM)12.48
EPS (TTM)171.30
Earnings date10 Dec 2019
Forward dividend & yield0.40 (1.87%)
Ex-dividend date2019-08-15
1y target est2,438.13
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  • PR Newswire

    ASHTEAD GROUP PLC - Result of AGM

    Ashtead Group PLC AGM Statement 10 th September 2019 ASHTEAD GROUP PLC (the “Company”) AGM Statement & Results At the Annual General Meeting of the Company “Ashtead Group plc” held on 10 th September 2019 ...

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    UK blue-chip shares slipped on Tuesday, as a second set of disappointing data from China this week cemented fears of a slowdown in global economic growth, while gains in the pound amid fading no-deal Brexit worries hit multinational stocks. The FTSE 100 index dipped 0.4%, having suffered its worst day this month in the last session, with equipment rental giant Ashtead falling 3% after in-line results. The more domestically-focussed index of midcaps was flat by 0705 GMT, supported by a 22% jump in Galliford Try after the construction company said it had restarted preliminary talks to sell its residential units to housebuilder Bovis Homes.

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  • Reuters

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    The FTSE 100 company, which rents out diggers, construction tools and other equipment, said underlying pretax profit rose 9% to 319 million pounds in the three months ended July 31, compared to analysts' expectations of 317 million pounds. The company's results follows a bumper 2018-19, with Ashtead seeing an uptick in construction companies choosing to rent equipment instead of buying, and as U.S. construction activity boomed.

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    Transaction in own shares Ashtead Group plc (the " Company ") announces that on 5 th September 2019 it purchased for Treasury the following number of its ordinary shares of 10 pence each pursuant ...

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