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FirstGroup plc

FGP.L

Latest Trade

134.10GBp

Change

1.00(+0.75%)

Volume

2,348,323

Today's Range

132.50

 - 

135.90

52 Week Range

77.95

 - 

138.80

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

Pricing

Previous Close
133.10
Open
132.50
Volume
2,348,323
3M AVG Volume
34.89
Today's High
135.90
Today's Low
132.50
52 Week High
138.80
52 Week Low
77.95
Shares Out (MIL)
1,215.17
Market Cap (MIL)
1,617.46
Forward P/E
9.37
Dividend (Yield %)
--

Next Event

Half Year 2020 FirstGroup PLC Earnings Release

Latest Developments

More

UK's CMA Investigating Award Of West Coast Rail Franchise To First Rail, Trenitalia UK

FirstGroup Says CEO Exercised Options Over Ordinary Shares Of 5 Pence Each Awarded In 2016

FirstGroup Says CFO Bought 50,000 Shares In Co At £1.184 Per Share

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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

+44.1224.650100

http://www.firstgroupplc.com/

Executive Leadership

David R. Martin

Chairman of the Board

Matthew Gregory

Chief Executive, Chief Financial Officer, Interim Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director

Ryan Mangold

Chief Financial Officer

Dave Leach

President, Greyhound

Dennis Maple

President, First Student

Key Stats

2.50 mean rating - 10 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, GBP)

2017

5.7K

2018

6.4K

2019

7.1K

2020(E)

7.6K
EPS (GBp)

2017

12.400

2018

12.300

2019

14.300

2020(E)

14.204
Price To Earnings (TTM)
--
Price To Sales (TTM)
0.23
Price To Book (MRQ)
1.03
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
5.62
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
106.08
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
100.62
Return on Investment (TTM)
-2.87
Return on Equity (TTM)
-1.91

Latest News

Latest News

UK competition watchdog probes award of West Coast rail franchise

Britain's competition watchdog said on Friday it was investigating the award of the West Coast Partnership rail franchise to FirstGroup <FGP.L> and Italy's TrenItalia.

FirstGroup pursuing potential options for separation of UK bus arm

Britain's FirstGroup <FGP.L> is pursuing potential options for the separation of its UK First Bus business, a company spokesman said on Sunday.

FirstGroup, TrenItalia to replace Virgin on UK's West Coast rail franchise

FirstGroup <FGP.L> and Italy's TrenItalia said on Thursday that the Department for Transport has signed an agreement with the companies for the British rail franchise that links London, Manchester and Glasgow.

FirstGroup to replace Virgin on UK's West Coast rail franchise

FirstGroup <FGP.L> will take over the British rail franchise that links London, Manchester and Glasgow in December, and is being lined up to run trains on the High Speed 2 line planned for some similar routes, the government said on Wednesday.

FirstGroup's joint venture awarded West Coast Rail Partnership

FirstGroup said on Wednesday Britain's transport authority awarded the West Coast Rail Partnership, which operates trains from London to Glasgow, to the transport group's joint venture First Trenitalia West Coast Rail.

UPDATE 1-FirstGroup chair to leave after shareholders reject coup attempt

Britain's FirstGroup plc said on Tuesday its chairman would not stand for re-election, after shareholders rejected top investor Coast Capital's proposals to overhaul its board.

FirstGroup shareholders reject demands to change CEO, overhaul board

Britain's FirstGroup plc said on Tuesday its shareholders had rejected top shareholder Coast Capital's proposals to appoint a new chief executive and overhaul its board.

FirstGroup rebuffs shareholder push to change CEO, exit rail

Britain's FirstGroup plc on Tuesday rejected top shareholder Coast Capital's proposals to appoint a new chief executive, overhaul its board and exit the rail business, saying they were not in the company's "best interests".

FirstGroup says shareholder bid to revamp board not in its "best interests"

Britain's FirstGroup plc said on Tuesday Coast Capital's proposal to appoint seven of its board nominees was not in its "best interests", days after the company put its iconic North American bus line Greyhound for sale.

Factbox: British owner puts long-running Greyhound buses up for sale

(This may 30 story corrects reference to Greyhound in second paragaph to "largest")

FirstGroup reaches end of the line of Greyhound bus ride

Dallas-based Greyhound was put up for sale by Britain's FirstGroup on Thursday as the North American bus line battles to compete with growing pressure from low cost airlines.

Factbox: British owner puts long-running Greyhound buses up for sale

(This May 30 story Amends reference to Greyhound in second paragaph to "largest")

CORRECTED-UPDATE 3-FirstGroup reaches end of the line of Greyhound bus ride

Dallas-based Greyhound was put up for sale by Britain's FirstGroup on Thursday as the North American bus line battles to compete with growing pressure from low cost airlines.

BUZZ-FirstGroup: Shares jump over 8% on plan to sell Greyhound unit

** Train and bus operator FirstGroup's stock is up 8.7% and is the top gainer on FTSE midcap index

Strength in oil majors keeps FTSE 100 afloat

Gains in heavyweight oil company shares helped London's main index inch higher on Thursday even as some aversion to risky assets prevailed after Beijing dialled up the rhetoric against Washington in their protracted trade war.

RPT-Greyhound-owner FirstGroup says looking to sell

Rail and bus operator FirstGroup said on Thursday it was looking to sell its U.S. coach service Greyhound and is also looking at ways to separate its UK First Bus operations from the group.

Greyhound-owner FirstGroup says looking to sell

Rail and bus operator FirstGroup said on Thursday it was looking to sell its U.S. coach service Greyhound and is also looking at ways to separate its UK First Bus operations from the group.

Britain's FirstGroup selling one of its largest regional bus divisions: Telegraph

British transport group FirstGroup Plc is selling one of its largest regional bus divisions, the Telegraph newspaper reported on Monday.

UPDATE 1-FirstGroup shares rally on CEO appointment, recovery in bus division

Shares in Britain's FirstGroup surged on Tuesday after the transport group appointed of Finance Director Matthew Gregory as CEO and reported first-half results boosted by strong demand for bus travel across the United States and Britain.

FirstGroup finance chief Gregory steps up to become CEO

FirstGroup said on Tuesday Finance Director Matthew Gregory would step up to become chief executive, with a remit to drive value for shareholders at the rail and bus operator.

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