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FirstGroup plc

FGP.L

Latest Trade

50.85GBp

Change

0.85(+1.70%)

Volume

811,042

Today's Range

50.00

 - 

51.10

52 Week Range

25.00

 - 

134.20

As of on the London Stock Exchange (LON) ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
50.00
Open
50.00
Volume
811,042
3M AVG Volume
77.44
Today's High
51.10
Today's Low
50.00
52 Week High
134.20
52 Week Low
25.00
Shares Out (MIL)
1,220.70
Market Cap (MIL)
594.97
Forward P/E
--
Dividend (Yield %)
--

Next Event

Half Year 2021 FirstGroup PLC Earnings Release

Latest Developments

More

FirstGroup says encouraged by interest from buyers in N.American units

Firstgroup Says DfT Extends Emergency Measures Agreement for Great Western Railway

FirstGroup FY Pretax Loss 299.6 Mln Stg Vs 97.9 Mln Stg

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About FirstGroup plc

FirstGroup plc is a transport operator in the United Kingdom and North America. The Company operates through five segments: First Student, First Transit, Greyhound, First Bus and First Rail. The First Student is a provider of student transportation in North America and operates a fleet of over 47,000 school buses, with over six million student journeys per school day. The First Transit is a private sector provider of public transit management and contracting in North America, and operates and manages over 12,500 vehicles. Greyhound is an operator of scheduled intercity coach services in the United States and Canada, and serves over 3,800 destinations through a fleet of over 1,700 vehicles. First Bus is a bus operator in the United Kingdom. First Rail is a rail operator, which carries approximately 140 million passengers across its over two franchises. First Rail operates Great Western Railway (GWR) and TransPennine Express (TPE) franchises and open access service First Hull Trains.

Industry

Railroads

Contact Info

395 King Street

AB24 5RP

United Kingdom

+44.1224.650100

http://www.firstgroupplc.com/

Executive Leadership

David R. Martin

Chairman of the Board

Matthew Gregory

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director

Ryan Mangold

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director

Dave Leach

President, Greyhound

Paul Osland

President, First Student

Key Stats

2.18 mean rating - 11 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, GBP)

2018

6.4K

2019

7.1K

2020

7.8K

2021(E)

7.0K
EPS (GBp)

2018

12.300

2019

14.300

2020

6.700

2021(E)

-1.090
Price To Earnings (TTM)
--
Price To Sales (TTM)
0.08
Price To Book (MRQ)
0.49
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
1.02
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
346.93
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
289.54
Return on Investment (TTM)
-6.76
Return on Equity (TTM)
-4.54

Latest News

Latest News

UK train companies sign new contracts with government

UK train companies Go-Ahead and FirstGroup said they had signed new contracts with the government to keep running rail services for the next 6-18 months, after earlier emergency pandemic measures came to an end.

FirstGroup lifts profit outlook as UK bus passenger numbers pick up

The shares of British bus and train operator FirstGroup <FGP.L> jumped 9% on Tuesday after the company upgraded its profit outlook and said it was seeing interest from potential buyers for Greyhound and its other businesses in North America.

FirstGroup says it may not survive as passenger numbers dive

British bus and train operator FirstGroup <FGP.L> warned on Wednesday it might not survive as a going concern after a collapse in passenger numbers led to a 153 million pounds ($192 million) loss in the year to March, sending its shares down 15%.

London shares dip as surging virus cases dim rebound hopes

London-listed shares slid for a second straight day on Wednesday as another jump in global cases of the novel coronavirus clouded hopes for an economic rebound in the second half of the year, while FirstGroup tumbled on flagging going concern doubts.

FirstGroup flags going concern doubts after posting annual operating loss

UK-based bus and rail operator FirstGroup on Wednesday warned on its ability to continue as a going concern, after posting an annual operating loss as passenger volumes plummeted due to the coronavirus crisis.

BRIEF-FirstGroup Says Undrawn Committed Headroom And Free Cash At £770 Mln As At May 26

* FIRSTGROUP PLC - WELCOMES FINALISATION OF A FURTHER FUNDING PROGRAMME FROM DEPARTMENT FOR TRANSPORT

Greyhound to pay $125,000 penalty, ban U.S. buses from idling while parked

Greyhound Lines, the largest U.S. bus company, agreed to pay a $125,000 (102,183 pounds) penalty to the District of Columbia and will bar idling by buses when parked nationwide, according to a court filing on Thursday.

BRIEF-Firstgroup says cannot provide financial guidance

* FIRSTGROUP PLC - NO LONGER ABLE TO PROVIDE GUIDANCE ON OUTTURN FOR REMAINDER OF FINANCIAL YEAR TO 31 MARCH 2020

FirstGroup to sell North American units, not seeing coronavirus impact

British bus and rail company FirstGroup <FGP.L> announced plans to sell its two North American-based bus units, as it said it had not seen a significant impact from coronavirus on demand for travel so far.

FirstGroup to sell North American units, not seeing coronavirus impact

British bus and rail company FirstGroup announced plans to sell-off its North American-based bus businesses, as it said it had not seen a significant impact from coronavirus on demand for travel so far.

FirstGroup plans to outline strategic plan for U.S. businesses this week

UK bus and train operator FirstGroup said on Monday it would update the market about its plan for the U.S. businesses this week after a top investor demanded an extraordinary shareholder meeting to seek a demerger of the unit.

Property investor Robert Tchenguiz raises stake in FirstGroup to over 6%

Iranian-born property investor Robert Tchenguiz raised his stake in FirstGroup <FGP.L> on Monday, months after forcing the British transport firm to sell its U.S. assets as part of a portfolio overhaul.

FirstGroup mulling options for U.S. assets

FirstGroup Plc <FGP.L> said on Monday it was exploring options, including a potential sale, for its North American contract businesses, which could result in the British bus and train operator exiting the United States.

FirstGroup looking at options for U.S. contract units

Bus and train operator FirstGroup Plc said on Monday it was exploring options, including a potential sale, for its North American contract businesses which include the First Student school bus service and First Transit transportation service.

Major FirstGroup shareholders call for U.S. asset sale

Two major FirstGroup <FGP.L> shareholders on Monday called for the British bus and train operator to sell its U.S. assets as part of a portfolio overhaul which already includes the planned sale of North American intercity bus service Greyhound.

Britain's FirstGroup gets second shareholder call to sell U.S. assets

The statement from Coast Capital, which owns more than 10% of FirstGroup, comes directly after fellow shareholder and property baron Robert Tchenguiz echoed the same comments about the Aberdeen-based company.

FirstGroup gets second shareholder call to sell U.S. assets

FirstGroup Plc's <FGP.L> second-biggest shareholder on Monday urged the company to sell its U.S. operations, saying there were no synergies between the British bus and train operator's assets in the UK and the United States.

FirstGroup stakeholder urges bus operator to sell U.S. operations

FirstGroup Plc's largest individual shareholder has urged the British train and bus operator to sell its U.S. operations and make its plans clear around separating core businesses.

UK watchdog could let FirstGroup, TrenItalia run West Coast rail franchise

A joint venture led by FirstGroup <FGP.L> could get the go-ahead to operate Britain's West Coast Main Line, one of the busiest in Europe, Britain's competition watchdog ruled on Friday.

FirstGroup losses jump after booking charge on for-sale Greyhound business

Losses at Britain's FirstGroup <FGP.L> rose after it booked a 124 million pound ($159 million) charge on the Greyhound bus business it is trying to sell, as the U.S. intercity service struggles with problems including a drop in immigration-related demand.

Quote and financial data from Refinitiv. Fund performance data provided by Lipper. All quotes delayed a minimum of 15 minutes.

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