The stock of Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) is a huge mover today! The stock increased 2.35% or GBX 32.55 on November 10, hitting GBX 1417.55. About 5.19 million shares traded hands or 145.97% up from the average. Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) has risen 69.52% since April 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 63.87% the S&P500.
The move comes after 5 months positive chart setup for the GBX 7.08B company. It was reported on Nov, 10 by Barchart.com. We have GBX 2126.33 PT which if reached, will make LON:AHT worth GBX 3.54B more.
Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) Ratings Coverage
Out of 19 analysts covering Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT), 13 rate it a “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 5 “Hold”. This means 68% are positive. Ashtead Group PLC has been the topic of 127 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Thursday, February 18 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Underperform” rating in Tuesday, April 19 report. The stock of Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) earned “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, September 3. Jefferies maintained Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) rating on Thursday, May 26. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and GBX 1385 price target. The rating was maintained by BNP Paribas on Monday, August 15 with “Neutral”. The stock of Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) has “Sell” rating given on Friday, August 19 by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, August 18 by BNP Paribas. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, March 11 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by BNP Paribas on Monday, July 25 with “Neutral”. As per Monday, August 22, the company rating was maintained by HSBC.
More recent Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) news were published by: Fool.Co.Uk which released: “Will Ashtead Group plc, Fresnillo plc and Glencore plc continue to rise?” on June 21, 2016. Also Fool.Co.Uk published the news titled: “The future is looking brighter for Ashtead Group plc, Barclays plc and …” on June 23, 2016. Fool.Co.Uk‘s news article titled: “3 undervalued growth plays: Barclays plc, Ashtead Group plc & Vp plc” with publication date: June 16, 2016 was also an interesting one.
Ashtead Group plc is an equipment rental company. The company has a market cap of 7.08 billion GBP. The Firm rents a range of construction and industrial equipment across a range of applications to a diverse customer base. It has a 16.86 P/E ratio. The Company’s divisions include Sunbelt and A-Plant.
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