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Thursday, June 20


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Brokers Offer Predictions for ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR’s FY2020 Earnings (OTCMKTS:ASHTY) – Mayfield Recorder

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Brokers Offer Predictions for ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR’s FY2020 Earnings (OTCMKTS:ASHTY) – Mayfield Recorder. ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:ASHTY) – Equities researchers at Jefferies Financial Group boosted their FY2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR in a report issued on Tuesday, June 18th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst W. Kirkness now expects that the company will post earnings per share of $10.55 for the year, up from their previous forecast of $10.46. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.30, a quick ratio of 1.12 and a current ratio of 1.20. ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR has a 52-week low of $79.77 and a 52-week high of $129.35. ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR Company Profile. Ashtead Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, rents a range of construction and industrial equipment.

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Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AHT) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest – Tech Know Bits

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One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. Ashford Hospitality Trust has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $6.25. The company has a market cap of $341.15 million, a P/E ratio of 2.53, a PEG ratio of 0.65 and a beta of 1.77. Ashford Hospitality Trust has a 1 year low of $3.16 and a 1 year high of $8.66. Ashford Hospitality Trust (NYSE:AHT) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.49) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.25 by ($0.74). Ashford Hospitality Trust had a negative return on equity of 30.20% and a negative net margin of 9.58%. Finally, Nordea Investment Management AB boosted its position in Ashford Hospitality Trust by 101.9% in the fourth quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB now owns 732,605 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $2,930,000 after buying an additional 369,805 shares in the last quarter.

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Ashtead Group’s (AHT) Buy Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt – Sundance Herald

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Numis Securities restated a buy rating and set a GBX 2,800 ($36.59) price objective on shares of Ashtead Group in a research note on Thursday, June 13th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 2,351.82 ($30.73). Shares of AHT opened at GBX 2,134 ($27.88) on Monday. Ashtead Group has a 12-month low of GBX 1,572.50 ($20.55) and a 12-month high of GBX 2,461 ($32.16).

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Wednesday, June 19


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ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:ASHTY) Downgraded to “Sell” at Zacks Investment Research – Mayfield Recorder

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Zacks Investment Research cut shares of ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:ASHTY) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Tuesday morning, Zacks.com reports. A-Plant business operates through Eve Trakway Limited, which constructs temporary roadways and barriers; PSS, which offers trenchless technology and fusion services and FLG services. Ashtead Group Plc is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. The firm has a market cap of $12.81 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.61, a P/E/G ratio of 0.43 and a beta of 1.74. ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR has a 12-month low of $79.77 and a 12-month high of $129.35. About ASHTEAD GRP PLC/ADR. Ashtead Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, rents a range of construction and industrial equipment.

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Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AHT) Shares Sold by Kennedy Capital Management Inc. – Tech Know Bits

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JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 2,793,439 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $13,269,000 after purchasing an additional 391,339 shares during the period. Norges Bank purchased a new stake in shares of Ashford Hospitality Trust during the 4th quarter worth about $5,869,000. DA Davidson cut Ashford Hospitality Trust from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and decreased their target price for the stock from $7.00 to $4.00 in a report on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 11.28, a quick ratio of 3.07 and a current ratio of 3.07. Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $3.16 and a fifty-two week high of $8.66. Ashford Hospitality Trust (NYSE:AHT) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 2nd. The company had revenue of $358.72 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $353.87 million. Ashford Hospitality Trust had a negative return on equity of 30.20% and a negative net margin of 9.58%.

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Research Analysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for Ashtead Group (AHT) – Rockland Register

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Several analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets for Ashtead Group (LON: AHT):. 6/19/2019 – Ashtead Group had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. The company has a market capitalization of $9.68 billion and a P/E ratio of 13.86. Ashtead Group plc has a 52-week low of GBX 1,572.50 ($20.55) and a 52-week high of GBX 2,461 ($32.16). The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 15th. Ashtead Group’s dividend payout ratio is 0.22%. Ashtead Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, rents a range of construction and industrial equipment.

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Tuesday, June 18


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Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AHT) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.06 – Mayfield Recorder

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The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 27th. Ashford Hospitality Trust has a payout ratio of 47.5% meaning its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Equities analysts expect Ashford Hospitality Trust to earn $1.13 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $0.48 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 42.5%. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 11.28, a current ratio of 3.07 and a quick ratio of 3.07. Ashford Hospitality Trust has a 52 week low of $3.39 and a 52 week high of $8.66. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.49) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.25 by ($0.74). Ashford Hospitality Trust had a negative net margin of 9.58% and a negative return on equity of 30.20%.

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Ashtead Group’s (AHT) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt – Rockland Register

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Numis Securities reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 2,800 ($36.59) target price on shares of Ashtead Group in a research note on Thursday, June 13th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. AHT stock opened at GBX 1,977.50 ($25.84) on Monday. Ashtead Group has a 12 month low of GBX 1,572.50 ($20.55) and a 12 month high of GBX 2,461 ($32.16). The company has a current ratio of 1.61, a quick ratio of 1.50 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 134.26. Ashtead Group Company Profile. Ashtead Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, rents a range of construction and industrial equipment.

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TOP NEWS SUMMARY: Ashtead Ups Dividend, Plans...

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(Alliance News) - The following is a summary of top news stories ... (Alliance News) - The following is a summary of top news stories Tuesday.----------COMPANIES----------Ashtead Group lifted its total payout for the 2019 financial year and said strong demand in its core US market supplemented by targeted bolt-on acquisitions led to a year-on-year rise in earnings and revenue for the period. The company has returned GBP675 million via share buybacks since December 2017. For the year to April 30, the company recorded pretax profit of GBP1.06 billion, up 23% from GBP862.1 million in the year ago period on a revenue of GBP4.45 billion, up 20% from GBP3.71 billion in 2018. The firm's total payout stood at 40.0p, up from 33.0p paid a year ago.----------Anglo-South African financial services firm Old Mutual has fired Chief Executive Peter Moyo, it announced, following a conflict of interest. Old Mutual did not get an "acceptable" explanation as to why dividends were declared by NMT Capital while debt was owed to Old Mutual, leading to the "breakdown in trust and confidence" with Moyo. Since his suspension, Moyo has not acted appropriately, Old Mutual also charged, meaning his contract has now been terminated.----------AstraZeneca said Lynparza has been approved in Europe as a first-line maintenance treatment for BRCA-mutated advanced ovarian cancer.

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Ashtead profits and revenue rise as acquisitions boost growth

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UK and World. Ashtead profits and revenue rise as acquisitions boost growth. Equipment rental firm Ashtead Group has reported another quarter of solid growth, putting its annual profits and revenue well ahead of last year. The FTSE 100 company said it had seen revenue rise 17% in the three months to April 30, coming in at £1.1 billion. The board said it had “confidence” in the medium term, and expects a similar level of expenditure in the 2019-2020 financial year. Ashtead is currently allocating a lot of capital to acquisitions with a whole stream of purchases of regional rental firms in the US and Canada this year, and that appears to be paying off.

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