Ashtead Group

Ashtead Group is one of the world’s largest equipment rental firms with a network of more than 400 profit centres stretching across the US, UK and the Far East. Its business provides equipment such as excavators and forklift trucks as well as power saws and ladders. In the US Ashtead works under the Sunbelt Rentals banner, having expanded the business via the acquisition of Rentokil’s US operation.

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Equipment hire giant Ashtead has bemoaned a “challenging” UK market, in which its home A-Plant business has seen profits shrink

December 10, 2019

Equipment rental firm Ashtead enjoyed a profit boost of nearly a tenth over the summer, as its US business Sunbelt

September 10, 2019

After an amazing fifth winter, our portfolio almost doubles in value and beats all the global indices, proving that international

May 22, 2019

There are fewer star performers in this year's Aggressive Winter Portfolio – that was until March when no less than

April 17, 2019

The FTSE 100 index slipped 0.7 per cent today driven by a plunge in gambling company GVC's shares and poor Chinese

March 8, 2019

Shares in industrial equipment giant Ashtead group fell two per cent on Tuesday morning as it announced ballooning net debt

March 5, 2019

Industrial equipment rental company Ashtead’s shares were up 5.7 per cent this morning as it announced chief executive Geoff Drabble is

November 29, 2018

BRITISH industrial equipment hire group Ashtead yesterday raised its full-year guidance after posting a 33 percent rise in first-quarter pre-tax

September 3, 2014

As the housebuilders surf the wave of rising house prices, so too does Ashstead, supplier of construction tools.The company, which

September 3, 2014

EQUIPMENT rental firm Ashtead soared to the top of the FTSE 100 yesterday, after it unveiled a 54 per cent

March 4, 2014

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