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Ashtead Group Plc (AHT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Ashtead Group Plc (AHT) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Ashtead Group plc (Ashtead) is an international equipment rental company. The company’s portfolio includes equipment that lifts, powers, dig, generate, direct, pump, move, support, scrub and ventilate for handling major disaster situations. Its fleet of industrial and construction equipment includes earthmoving equipment, aerial work platforms, high reach forklifts and other material handling units. Ashtead offers its products to the non-residential, facilities management, disaster relief, event management and traffic management segments. The company offers equipment under the Sunbelt Rentals and A-Plant brand names. It has operations in the US, Germany, the UK and Canada. Ashtead is headquartered in London, the UK.

Ashtead Group Plc Key Recent Developments

Jun 26,2018: New chairman for Ashtead
Jun 19,2018: Ashtead Group reports results for year and unaudited results for Q4 ended April 30, 2018
Apr 04,2018: Ashtead Group hires Michael Pratt as director
Mar 06,2018: Ahstead Finance Director Suzanne Wood To Step Down
Mar 06,2018: Ashtead Group reports results for nine months and Q3 ended January 31, 2018

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Section 1 - About the Company
Ashtead Group Plc - Key Facts
Ashtead Group Plc - Key Employees
Ashtead Group Plc - Key Employee Biographies
Ashtead Group Plc - Major Products and Services
Ashtead Group Plc - History
Ashtead Group Plc - Company Statement
Ashtead Group Plc - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Ashtead Group Plc - Business Description
Business Segment: A-Plant
Key Stats
Business Segment: Sunbelt Canada
Key Stats
Business Segment: Sunbelt US
Key Stats
Ashtead Group Plc - Corporate Strategy
Ashtead Group Plc - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Ashtead Group Plc - Strengths
Ashtead Group Plc - Weaknesses
Ashtead Group Plc - Opportunities
Ashtead Group Plc - Threats
Ashtead Group Plc - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Ashtead Group Plc, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Dec 12, 2017: Ashtead Group announces directorate changes
Sep 19, 2017: Ashtead Technology puts spotlight on latest subsea technology
Sep 12, 2017: Ashtead Group announces 1st quarter results
Jun 13, 2017: Ashtead Group announces audited results for year and unaudited results for fourth quarter ended 30 April 2017
Mar 07, 2017: Ashtead Group announces unaudited results for nine months and third quarter ended 31 January 2017
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
Ashtead Group Plc, Key Facts
Ashtead Group Plc, Key Employees
Ashtead Group Plc, Key Employee Biographies
Ashtead Group Plc, Major Products and Services
Ashtead Group Plc, History
Ashtead Group Plc, Subsidiaries
Ashtead Group Plc, Key Competitors
Ashtead Group Plc, Ratios based on current share price
Ashtead Group Plc, Annual Ratios
Ashtead Group Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Ashtead Group Plc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Ashtead Group Plc, Interim Ratios
Ashtead Group Plc, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Ashtead Group Plc, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018)
Ashtead Group Plc, Ratio Charts

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