Ashtead Group PLC (ASHTY) has been upgraded to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), reflecting growing optimism about the company's earnings prospects. This might drive the stock higher in the near term.
If you are looking for stocks that are well positioned to maintain their recent uptrend, Ashtead Group PLC (ASHTY) could be a great choice. It is one of the several stocks that passed through our "Recent Price Strength" screen.
It now expects overall growth of 13-16%, as Canada and the UK are surpassing initial expectations.