Several other analysts also recently weighed in on AHT. Peel Hunt reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,250 ($15.47) price target on shares of Ashtead Group plc in a research note on Wednesday, July 13th. Beaufort Securities reissued a buy rating on shares of Ashtead Group plc in a research note on Wednesday, June 15th. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,150 ($14.23) price target on shares of Ashtead Group plc in a research note on Wednesday, June 15th. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued an underperform rating and issued a GBX 770 ($9.53) price target on shares of Ashtead Group plc in a research note on Monday, July 4th. Finally, Barclays PLC reissued an overweight rating and issued a GBX 1,279 ($15.83) price target on shares of Ashtead Group plc in a research note on Thursday, September 8th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 1,255.93 ($15.54).
Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) opened at 1347.00 on Monday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 1,258.54 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 1,072.90. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 6.73 billion. Ashtead Group plc has a 52 week low of GBX 749.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 1,378.93.
In other Ashtead Group plc news, insider Cole,Christopher sold 25,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, July 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,186 ($14.68), for a total value of £296,500 ($366,955.45).
Ashtead Group plc Company Profile
Ashtead Group plc is a United Kingdom-based equipment rental company with networks in the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company operates through two business units: Sunbelt, which provides pump and power, climate control and scaffolding service, and A-Plant business, which operates through Eve Trakway Limited (Eve), which constructs temporary roadways and barriers; PSS, which offers trenchless technology and fusion services, and FLG (lifting) services.
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