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Plant Hire - Business Ratio Report

  • ID: 29226
  • October 2009
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • Key Note Ltd
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  • A.E.Burgess & Sons, Ltd
  • BPH Equipment Ltd
  • Fork Rent PLC
  • Kier Plant Ltd
  • Nationwide Hire Ltd
  • Shorts Group Ltd
  • MORE

This Business Ratio Report compares the financial performance of the leading players in this Industry sector, offering a quick and cost-effective competitor analysis tool for senior management.

Ratios are an invaluable tool for comparing the performance of companies on a like-for-like basis. Using ratios, the relative profitability, growth or debt levels, for example, of differently sized companies can be directly measured or compared with ease. Your Business Ratio Report focuses on the performance of key players in the industry it examines. Having closely analysed the sector, our editors and analysts have compiled the largest companies, so you don't have to. A Business Ratio report is, in effect, a complete financial reference for the sector.

What can the report be used for?
A business ratio report can be used to assess trading and financial information on:
The Company:

The Industry:
Major companies

What you can look for when reading your Business Ratio Report:
- Trends
The results given in a Business Ratio report generally cover at least the previous three full accounting years, therefore any fluctuations in any area can be easily pinpointed

- Benchmarks
The average results for each ratio together with the industry profile of the average company in the sector can both be used as benchmarks to compare individual company performance.

- Size
All the major companies in the sector are ranked on the basis of sales, profits, total assets and employee numbers READ MORE >

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  • A.E.Burgess & Sons, Ltd
  • BPH Equipment Ltd
  • Fork Rent PLC
  • Kier Plant Ltd
  • Nationwide Hire Ltd
  • Shorts Group Ltd
  • MORE

- Industry Overview
A clear, concise commentary gives you an overview of the industry's financial performance. Graphs and tables make it easy for you to spot performance trends.

- Company Profiles
This part of the report provides information on all the companies included in the analysis. To make comparison between companies easier, the information is presented in a standard format for each:

Contact Information:
Trading address
Telephone & Fax numbers
Company secretary & directors names

Company Structure:
What the company does
Who owns the company
Which are the major subsidiaries

Accounting/Financial Data:
Profit & Loss accounts for the previous 3 or 4 years
Balance sheet for the previous 3 or 4 years

Performance Analysis:
Financial ratios grouped according to profitability, efficiency, debt, employee performance and growth.

League Table Positions:
How the company performs relative to all the
others in the sector

- Performance League Tables
This section ranks companies on a full range of financial ratios. All the tables are listed in order of 'best' to 'worst' results to help you gauge which are the strongest companies on any criteria. In addition, each table brings you the ratio result for the sector as a whole, so you have a benchmark 'average' for comparison purposes.

- Industry Profile
The Industry Profile lists basic Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet data for the 'average' company in the sector. This can then be used as a benchmark for comparison with individual company profiles in the report.

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  • A.E.Burgess & Sons, Ltd
  • BPH Equipment Ltd
  • Fork Rent PLC
  • Kier Plant Ltd
  • Nationwide Hire Ltd
  • Shorts Group Ltd
  • MORE

This summary brings you a sample of key details from this invaluable report. The report itself includes many further analyses of the performance of individual companies and the industry as a whole.

The report provides in-depth financial analysis on these companies in these 4 clear sections:

- Performance League Tables
- Individual Company Profiles
- Industry Overview
- Industry Averages

This Business Ratio Report focuses on the leading 151 companies operating in the Plant Hire industry.

The Report analyses company and industry performance over the three years up to 7th January 2009. During this period, the average Report company experienced a 48.6 percent increase in turnover, with sales rising from £30.7 million in 2006/07 to £45.7 million in the third analysis year. Pre-tax profits also climbed, gaining 30.2 percent from £3.2 million in the first year of review to £4.2 million in 2008/09.

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- Advante Ltd
- AGD Equipment Ltd
- Ambrose Hire Ltd
- Amey Fleet Services Ltd
- Anderton & Kitchen (Plant Hire) Ltd
- Andrew Miller Contractors Ltd
- Andrews Sykes Group PLC
- Angus Heron Ltd.
- Arcomet Airtek Cranes Ltd
- Ashtead Holdings PLC
- Atlas Copco Kolfor Ltd
- ATR Holdings Ltd
- BAM Plant Ltd
- Banner Plant Ltd
- Barconn Ltd
- Barloworld Fleet Rentals Ltd.
- Barton Plant Ltd
- Bauer Technologies Ltd
- Blue Star Holdings Ltd
- Blythewood Plant Hire Ltd
- W H Bond & Sons Ltd
- R Boyne Ltd
- BPH Equipment Ltd
- Brandon Hire PLC
- B & T Plant Hire Ltd
- Buckingham Plant Hire Ltd
- Builders Equipment Ltd
- A.E.Burgess & Sons, Ltd
- Byrne Construction Ltd
- Caledonian Industrial Ltd
- P.J. Carey Plant Hire (Oval) Ltd
- Carillion Asset Management Ltd
- P. & C. Casey Ltd
- Champion Hire Ltd
- Charles Wilson Engineers Ltd
- Chippindale Plant Ltd
- Clancy Plant Hire Ltd
- Clee Hill Plant Ltd
- Clive Barford Ltd
- Coates Hire (UK) Ltd
- Coppard Plant Hire Ltd
- Cotswold Roller Hire Ltd
- Danaher & Walsh Group Ltd
- Derwen Plant Co. Ltd
- S. Devine (Civil Engineering) Ltd
- The Dunne Group Ltd
- Emerson Crane Hire Ltd
- Fairport Engineering Group Ltd
- Falcon Crane Hire Ltd
- P. Flannery Plant Hire (Oval) Ltd
- Forest Traffic Signals Ltd
- Fork Rent PLC
- Galliford Try Plant Ltd
- Gap Holdings Ltd
- GE Capital Equipment Services Ltd
- Generation (UK) Ltd
- GHL Holdings Ltd
- Glencoe Plant Services Ltd
- Gorrel Trading Co. Ltd
- Grain Plant Sales Ltd
- GSE Plant Ltd
- Hague Plant Ltd
- Hall Construction Services Ltd
- HCL Equipment Ltd
- H. E. Services (Plant Hire) Ltd
- Hewden Stuart PLC
- Hewlett Construction Group Ltd
- 'Hire One' Ltd
- Holystone Ltd
- H & S Contractors (Kent) Ltd
- HSS Hire Service Group Ltd
- H.T.C. Plant Ltd
- International Tubular Services Ltd
- Its Tubular Services (Holdings) Ltd
- Jarvis PLC
- John Nixon Ltd
- Jones Bros Ruthin Co. Ltd
- Joywheel Ltd
- Keith Walton Construction Co. Ltd
- Keltbray Group (Holdings) Ltd
- Kiely Bros. Holdings Ltd
- Kier Plant Ltd
- K.J. Services Ltd
- Kocurek Excavators Ltd
- Las Plant Ltd
- Lavendon Group PLC
- Les Taylor Contractors Ltd
- Loxam Access Ltd
- Mackley Holdings Ltd
- Magnor Plant Hire Ltd
- Mammoet (UK) Ltd
- Map Plant Ltd
- Marsh Plant Holdings Ltd
- J.G. Martin Plant Hire Ltd
- McGee (Haulage) Ltd
- McIntosh Plant Hire (Aberdeen) Ltd
- Mervyn Lambert Plant Ltd
- Metcalfe Plant Hire Ltd
- Meynell Plant Hire Ltd
- M.H.J. Ltd
- Mining Services Ltd
- M. & J. Engineers Ltd
- Mr. Plant Hire PLC
- Nationwide Hire Ltd
- N.R.C. Plant Ltd
- One Call Hire Ltd
- One Call Hire Capital Ltd
- Orbital Equipment Ltd
- Owen Pugh & Co. Ltd
- Palmaris Plant Hire Ltd
- Penfold Verrall Ltd
- Philip Shovlin Plant Hire Ltd
- The Platform Co. (UK) Ltd
- Pochin Concrete Pumping Ltd
- Power Plant Hire Ltd
- Progress Plant (Yorkshire) Ltd
- C.J.Pryor (Plant) Ltd
- Quinto Crane & Plant Ltd
- Rail Freight Services Ltd
- Rainton Construction Ltd
- Readypower Engineering Ltd
- Rise Hire Ltd
- Rogerson Holdings Ltd
- Sandhurst Manufacturing Co. Ltd
- Sean Louis Investments Ltd
- SEH Group Ltd
- Select Plant Hire Co. Ltd
- Selwood Holdings Ltd
- SGB Services Ltd
- Shorts Group Ltd
- Southern Cranes & Access Ltd
- Specialist Equipment Solutions Ltd
- Speedy Hire PLC
- Story Rail Ltd
- Supply UK Hire Shops Ltd
- Tamdown Plant Hire Ltd
- Thomas Plant Hire Ltd
- Thorn Plant Hire Ltd
- Torith Ltd
- Trad Hire & Sales Ltd
- Trad Hire & Sales (Northern) Ltd
- Trad Hire & Sales (Scotland) Ltd
- UCS Plant Ltd
- UK Platforms Ltd
- Volkerbrooks Ltd
- Wessex Eagle Ltd
- Westshield Ltd
- West Skelston Services Ltd
- Willerby Landscapes (Hldngs) Ltd
- Zooom Holdings (UK) Ltd

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