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SDY - Speedy Hire Share Price

68.4p 0.8  1.2%

Last Trade - 25/11/20

Mid Cap
Market Cap £356.3m
Enterprise Value £508.5m
Revenue £406.7m
Position in Universe 638th / 1800
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Year End 31st Mar 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
386 329.1 369.4 373 394.7 406.7 344.2 394 +1.1%
+101 +27.4 +12.6 +66.9 +5.0 +5.4 -61.5 +200.1
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 September 2020, SpeedyHire Plc revenues decreased 20% to £163.8M. Net incomedecreased 94% to £800K. Revenues reflect Uk and Irelandsegment decrease of 22% to £147.1M, International segmentdecrease of 6% to £16.7M, United Kingdom segment decreaseof 21% to £143.5M, Ireland segment decrease of 32% to £3.6M, United Arab Emirates segment decrease of 6% to £16.7M.
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Profile Summary

Speedy Hire Plc is a tools, equipment and plant hire services company. The Company's segments include UK & Ireland Asset Services and International Asset Services. UK & Ireland Asset Services delivers asset management and focuses on relationship management. International Asset Services delivers overseas projects and facilities management contracts by providing a managed site support service. Its geographical segments include UK, Ireland and Other countries. It operates across the construction, infrastructure and industrial markets. Its hire fleet comprises a range of small tools, specialist equipment, and large plant vehicles and machinery. It also retails a range of tools and equipment, as well as safety personal protective equipment (PPE) and site supplies. It also offers various services, such as on-site operative training, test and repair, fuel supply and management, industrial shutdown project management, on-site depots and hire desks. It also offers partnered services.

Last Annual March 31st, 2020
Last Interim March 31st, 2020
Incorporated February 22, 1968
Public Since June 22, 1989
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 3,756
Sector Industrials
Industry Professional & Commercial Services
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All-share - Industrials Price Return Gbp End Of Day, FTSE All-share - Support Services Price Return Gbp End Of Day, FTSE Smallcap , FTSE Smallcap Ex Its ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 527,008,730
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Frequently Asked Questions for Speedy Hire
What is the Speedy Hire share price?

As of 25/11/20, shares in Speedy Hire are trading at 68.4p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £356.3m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Speedy Hire share price performed this year?

Shares in Speedy Hire are currently trading at 68.4p and the price has moved by 10.46% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Speedy Hire price has moved by 26.2% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Speedy Hire?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Speedy Hire, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Speedy Hire is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Speedy Hire next release its financial results?

Speedy Hire is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-03-31
What is the Speedy Hire dividend yield?

The Speedy Hire dividend yield is 1.04% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Speedy Hire pay a dividend?

Last year, Speedy Hire paid a total dividend of 0.01, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.04%. Looking ahead, Speedy Hire has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Speedy Hire next pay dividends?

Speedy Hire has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Speedy Hire shares is currently 1.04%.

How do I buy Speedy Hire shares?

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What is the market cap of Speedy Hire?

Shares in Speedy Hire are currently trading at 68.4p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £356.3m.

Where are Speedy Hire shares listed? Where are Speedy Hire shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Speedy Hire:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: SDY
What kind of share is Speedy Hire?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Speedy Hire is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Speedy Hire share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Speedy Hire are currently priced at 68.4p. At that level they are trading at 17.97% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 83.38.

Analysts covering Speedy Hire currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.01856 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Speedy Hire share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Speedy Hire. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 15.41%. At the current price of 68.4p, shares in Speedy Hire are trading at 19.52% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Speedy Hire PE Ratio?

The Speedy Hire PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 14.01. The shares are currently trading at 68.4p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Speedy Hire?

Speedy Hire's management team is headed by:

Russell Down - CEO
Bob Contreras - NID
David Shearer - NEC
Rob Barclay - NID
David Garman - NID
Neil Hunt - SEC
Rhian Bartlett - NID
James Bunn - CFO
Who are the major shareholders of Speedy Hire?

Here are the top five shareholders of Speedy Hire based on the size of their shareholding:

Schroder Investment Management Ltd. (SIM) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 13.23% (69.7m shares)
Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 8.29% (43.7m shares)
Polar Capital UK Value Opportunities Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 7.38% (38.9m shares)
Aberdeen Standard Investments (Edinburgh) Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 7.22% (38.0m shares)
Polar Capital LLP Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 6.94% (36.6m shares)
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