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Ashtead non-exec buys on weakness

Ashtead non-exec buys on weakness

Historically, Ashtead (AHT) has benefited from its exposure to the US construction sector, boosted by the construction credentials of President Trump and reconstruction efforts in the wake of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. As such, pre-tax profits were up by close to a quarter in the three months to July.

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