Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) insider Suzanne Wood sold 145,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 2,056 ($27.67), for a total value of £2,981,200 ($4,012,382.23).
Ashtead Group plc (AHT) opened at GBX 1,987 ($26.74) on Wednesday. Ashtead Group plc has a 12 month low of GBX 1,476 ($19.87) and a 12 month high of GBX 2,038.84 ($27.44).
Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, September 12th. The company reported GBX 31.50 ($0.42) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of GBX 30.10 ($0.41) by GBX 1.40 ($0.02). The firm had revenue of £828.80 million for the quarter. Ashtead Group had a return on equity of 29.67% and a net margin of 17.04%.
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About Ashtead Group
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.
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