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A statement released earlier today by Credit Suisse about Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) bumps the target price to 1,650.00GBX

Boasting a price of 1,770.00GBX, Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) traded 1.64% higher on the day. With the last stock price close up 10.45% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has increased 0.04% over the date range. Ashtead Group PLC has recorded a 50-day average of 1,638.31GBX and a two hundred day average of 1,627.86GBX. Volume of trade was down over the average, with 496,561 shares of AHT changing hands under the typical 1,712,710

Credit Suisse bumped up the target of Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) to 1,650.00GBX stating a potential downside of -0.07%.

On Wednesday September 13, 2017, Numis released a statement for Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) bumped up the target price from 1,800.00GBX to 2,000.00GBX that suggested an upside of 0.14%.

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Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT)

With a total market value of 0 GBX, Ashtead Group PLC has price-earnings ratio of 17.98 with a one year low of 1,182.00GBX and a one year high of 1,828.72GBX .

A total of 15 equity analysts have released a ratings update on AHT. Seven equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, four equity analysts rating the company a buy, three equity analysts rating the company a hold, two equity analysts rating the company a underperform, and finally zero equity analysts rating the company a sell with a one year target of 1,077.00GBX.

Brief Synopsis About Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT)

Ashtead Group plc is an equipment rental company. The Company rents a range of construction and industrial equipment across a range of applications to a diverse customer base. The Company's segments include Sunbelt and A-Plant. The Company operates in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada. The Company operates approximately 550 stores in over 40 states in the United States and over 10 stores in Canada. The Company's equipment can be used to lift, power, generate, light, move, dig, compact, drill, support, access, scrub, pump, direct, heat and ventilate. The Company rents on a short-term basis. It sells old equipment in the second-hand market. The Company's rental fleet ranges from small hand-held tools to a range of construction equipment. It provides rental solutions for non-residential construction markets, facilities management, disaster relief, event management, climate control, scaffolding and traffic management.

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