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FirstGroup plc Company Profile (LON:FGP)

Consensus Ratings for FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 7 Hold Rating(s), 6 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 120.46

Analysts' Ratings History for FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/27/2016Goldman SachsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 151View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/22/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 141View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/16/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 140View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016HSBCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 95 -> GBX 100View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/14/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/23/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/12/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 133View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/11/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 115View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/22/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqualwt/In-LineGBX 110View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/17/2016NomuraLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 125 -> GBX 110View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 128 -> GBX 111View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016RBC CapitalDowngradeUnderperformGBX 110 -> GBX 85View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016Deutsche BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 130View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/28/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 120View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/5/2015Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/29/2014 forward)
Earnings History for FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP)
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Earnings Estimates for FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP)
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Dividend History for FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP)
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Insider Trading History for FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/24/2016O'Toole,TimInsiderBuy8,467GBX 93£7,874.31Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/10/2016Barker,MickInsiderBuy108GBX 107£115.56Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/25/2016O'Toole,TimInsiderBuy7,281GBX 109£7,936.29Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/10/2016Barker,MickInsiderBuy230GBX 101£232.30Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/25/2016Barker,MickInsiderBuy593GBX 98£581.14Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/11/2016Barker,MickInsiderBuy116GBX 99£114.84Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/24/2016Barker,MickInsiderBuy617GBX 94£579.98Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/10/2016Barker,MickInsiderBuy121GBX 95£114.95Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2016Barker,MickInsiderBuy656GBX 89£583.84Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/10/2016Barker,MickInsiderBuy140GBX 83£116.20Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/2/2016Brady ,WarwickInsiderBuy52,900GBX 93£49,197Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/29/2016Hauser,WolfhartInsiderBuy20,000GBX 88£17,600Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/28/2016Hauser,WolfhartInsiderBuy80,000GBX 93£74,400Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/25/2016O'Toole,TimInsiderBuy8,028GBX 99£7,947.72Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/23/2015O'Toole,TimInsiderBuy7,404GBX 111£8,218.44Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/10/2015Barker,MickInsiderBuy111GBX 104£115.44Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/25/2015Walsh,ImeldaInsiderBuy1,237GBX 103£1,274.11Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2015Hauser,WolfhartInsiderBuy50,000GBX 100£50,000Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/10/2015Barker,MickInsiderBuy119GBX 97£115.43Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/26/2015Barker,MickInsiderBuy2,455GBX 97£2,381.35Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/13/2015Barker,MickInsiderBuy112GBX 103£115.36Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/28/2015Winestock ,James (Jim)InsiderBuy2,061GBX 100£2,061Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/11/2015Barker,MickInsiderBuy108GBX 107£115.56Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/26/2015Walsh,ImeldaInsiderBuy1,203GBX 106£1,275.18Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/11/2015Barker,MickInsiderBuy101GBX 115£116.15Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/27/2015Walsh,ImeldaInsiderBuy1,071GBX 119£1,274.49Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/13/2015Barker,MickInsiderBuy98GBX 118£115.64Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/26/2015Walsh,ImeldaInsiderBuy1,011GBX 1.26GBX 1,273.86Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/22/2015John McFarlaneInsiderBuy9,949GBX 114.30£11,371.71Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/24/2015John McFarlaneInsiderBuy11,288GBX 100.75£11,372.66Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/25/2015John McFarlaneInsiderBuy11,568GBX 98.30£11,371.34Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2015John McFarlaneInsiderBuy11,141GBX 102.08£11,372.73Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/23/2015John McFarlaneInsiderBuy10,550GBX 107.80£11,372.90Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP)
DateHeadline
06/27/16 03:48 AMFirstGroup Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FGP-GB : June 27, 2016 -
06/23/16 04:37 AMJP Morgan Cazenove reported on (LON:FGP) FirstGroup PLC, supporting its target price to GBX141 today - Breaking Finance News
06/22/16 10:39 AMTri Delta Transit Continues Partnership with First Transit - [at noodls] - 22 Jun 2016 ANTIOCH, Calif. - First Transit announces that the company has signed a new contract with Tri Delta Transit in Antioch, California. First Transit operates 92 buses for the fixed-route and paratransit ...
06/22/16 08:42 AMGoldman Sachs recorded (LON:FGP) FirstGroup PLC, hiking its price target to GBX163 today
06/22/16 02:45 AMBUZZ-FirstGroup: Goldman Sachs reiterates "buy", hikes PT -
06/20/16 10:49 AMAnnual Report 2016 and Notice of AGM - [at noodls] - FIRSTGROUP PLC (the 'Company') 2016 ANNUAL REPORT AND NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING In compliance with Listing Rule 9.6.1, the Company has today submitted a copy of the following documents to the UK ...
06/18/16 08:30 AMJP Morgan Cazenove Retained FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) As 'Overweight' - FTSE News
06/18/16 08:30 AMFirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) stock price target lowered to GBX141 as disclosed today by JP Morgan Cazenove - Breaking Finance News
06/17/16 06:06 AMFirstGroup, MTR agree JV to bid for rail franchise - MarketWatch
06/17/16 06:06 AMLiberum Capital disclosed (LON:FGP) FirstGroup PLC, retaining its price target to GBX140 today - Breaking Finance News
06/16/16 09:13 PMFirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) stock price target lowered to GBX141 as disclosed today by JP Morgan Cazenove
06/16/16 04:01 PMPlaytech Ltd (LON:PTEC) Issued With 'Overweight' Rating From Morgan Stanley
06/16/16 08:22 AMFIRSTGROUP PLC : - Statement re South Western rail franchise competition
06/16/16 08:22 AMFirstGroup, MTR agree JV to bid for rail franchise
06/16/16 08:22 AMFirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) target price bumped up to GBX100 as covered today by HSBC
06/16/16 03:35 AMFirstGroup Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FGP-GB : June 16, 2016 -
06/16/16 02:19 AMFirstGroup/MTR joint venture to bid for South Western franchise - [at noodls] - 16 Jun 2016 FirstGroup is pleased to announce that MTR Corporation (UK) will join the Group in a joint venture to bid for the South Western rail franchise, following the assent of the Department for Transport. ...
06/16/16 01:49 AMStatement re South Western rail franchise competition - [at noodls] - FIRSTGROUP PLC ('the Group) Statement re: South Western rail franchise competition FirstGroup is pleased to announce that MTR Corporation (UK) will join the Group in a joint venture to bid for the South ...
06/15/16 10:49 AMStatement regarding Supreme Court case - [at noodls] - 15 Jun 2016 Today (15 June) the Supreme Court heard a case that has been ongoing relating to wheelchair access on buses. ... This is an abstract of the original noodl. To continue reading this document, ...
06/14/16 06:21 PMEdited Transcript of FGP.L earnings conference call or presentation 14-Jun-16 8:00am GMT -
06/14/16 03:54 PMRisers & Fallers: Highlands Natural Resources, Berkeley Energia, Industrial Multi Property, Go-Ahead Group ... - Proactive Investors UK
06/14/16 08:49 AMAre Imperial Brands plc, FirstGroup plc & Norcros plc a buy in today's uncertain market? - Motley Fool UK
06/14/16 08:49 AMRisers & Fallers: Premier Farnell, FirstGroup, Versarien, Metminco, Crest Nicholson, Shield Therapeutics - Proactive Investors UK
06/14/16 08:49 AMFirstGroup 2016 pretax profit rises 7.3% - MarketWatch
06/14/16 07:59 AMGo-Ahead shares plunge on Thameslink rail network problems -
06/08/16 10:08 AMGreat Western Railway confirms brand new trains for Thames Valley commuters - [at noodls] - 08 Jun 2016 Rail passengers in London and Thames Valley will start to benefit from a brand new fleet of trains as early as September, as part of Great Western Railway's commitment to delivering more capacity ...
05/23/16 01:51 PMFirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) reiterated as 'Buy' At Liberum Capital - Share Trading News - Share Trading NewsFirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) reiterated as 'Buy' At Liberum CapitalShare Trading NewsThe analyst said the brokerage has set a price target of 140 on shares of LON:FGP. Based on the brokers price target of 140, this means Liberum Capital believes there is a potential increase of 32.83% from the current stock price of 105.4. FirstGroup ...Equity Research Analysts at Liberum Capital Maintain their "Buy" rating for FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP). The Price ...The Postall 95 news articles »
05/23/16 04:06 AMMore new trains for the North and Scotland - [at noodls] - 23 May 2016 TransPennine Express (TPE), the intercity rail operator for the North and Scotland is delighted to today announce the purchase of a further 126 brand new carriages. TPE will deliver an investment ...
05/21/16 11:34 AMHow Many FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP)'s Analysts Are Bearish? - Wall Street Hints and News - How Many FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP)'s Analysts Are Bearish?Wall Street Hints and NewsOut of 12 analysts covering FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP), 0 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”. This means NaN are positive. FirstGroup PLC has been the topic of 64 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below is a ...and more »
05/19/16 11:35 AMFirstGroup (LON:FGP) Analyst Target Changes - Share Trading News - FirstGroup (LON:FGP) Analyst Target ChangesShare Trading NewsFirstGroup plc is a United Kingdom-based transport operator in United Kingdom and North America. The Company operates through five segments: First Student, First Transit, Greyhound, UK Bus and UK Rail. The First Student is the provider of student ...and more »
05/19/16 11:35 AMFirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Liberum Capital - FTSE News - FTSE NewsFirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Liberum CapitalFTSE NewsFirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Liberum Capital. By Warren Smith / in UK Broker Ratings / on Tuesday, 17 May 2016 07:40 PM / 0 Comments. Following an update released by analysts at Liberum Capital on Monday the broker has now ...Liberum Capital Releases FirstGroup PLC Price Target With Potential 40.42% UpsideShare Trading Newsall 15 news articles »
05/17/16 12:32 PMLiberum Capital Releases FirstGroup PLC Price Target With Potential 40.42% Upside - Share Trading News - Share Trading NewsLiberum Capital Releases FirstGroup PLC Price Target With Potential 40.42% UpsideShare Trading NewsOn Monday Liberum Capital reiterated its price target on shares of FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) giving the company a 'Buy' rating. Liberum Capital gave shares of FirstGroup PLC a price target of 140 indicating a possible upside of 40.42% from FirstGroup ...and more »
05/14/16 05:56 AMJP Morgan Cazenove Gives FirstGroup PLC Price Target With Potential 53% Upside - FTSE News - FTSE NewsJP Morgan Cazenove Gives FirstGroup PLC Price Target With Potential 53% UpsideFTSE NewsOn Friday JP Morgan Cazenove retained its target price on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) shares issuing the company with a 'Overweight' rating. JP Morgan Cazenove gave the share price of FirstGroup PLC a price target of 153 meaning the broker expects a ...and more »
05/13/16 06:07 AMFirstGroup to launch budget Edinburgh-London rail service - LONDON-The Office of Rail and Road, the United Kingdom's rail regulator, Thursday said it approved applications from train operator Virgin Trains East Coast and transport group FirstGroup PLC (FGP.LN) for train services traveling on the East Coast Main ...
05/13/16 06:07 AMRevenue threat on East Coast Main Line - LONDON-The Office of Rail and Road, the United Kingdom's rail regulator, Thursday said it approved applications from train operator Virgin Trains East Coast and transport group FirstGroup PLC (FGP.LN) for train services traveling on the East Coast Main ...
05/13/16 06:07 AMVirgin, FirstGroup get east coast train go-ahead - LONDON--The Office of Rail and Road, the U.K.'s rail regulator, Thursday said it approved applications from train operator Virgin Trains East Coast and transport group FirstGroup PLC (FGP.LN) for train services traveling on the East Coast Main Line between ...
05/13/16 06:07 AMTrain firm given permission to compete on East Coast Main Line - LONDON-The Office of Rail and Road, the United Kingdom's rail regulator, Thursday said it approved applications from train operator Virgin Trains East Coast and transport group FirstGroup PLC (FGP.LN) for train services traveling on the East Coast Main ...
05/13/16 06:07 AMFirstGroup gains approval for new North-East train services - LONDON-The Office of Rail and Road, the United Kingdom's rail regulator, Thursday said it approved applications from train operator Virgin Trains East Coast and transport group FirstGroup PLC (FGP.LN) for train services traveling on the East Coast Main ...
05/12/16 11:19 AMBudget East Coast Train Service Is Approved -
05/12/16 07:15 AM[$$] FirstGroup pledges £25 rail fares in East Coast fight with Virgin - [at Financial Times] - Rail passengers on the East Coast main line will benefit from a fare price war after FirstGroup promised £25 tickets following a decision to allow it to run rival services to the current operator on the ...
05/12/16 06:17 AMFirstGroup (LON:FGP) Broker Price Targets - Share Trading News - FirstGroup (LON:FGP) Broker Price TargetsShare Trading NewsRecently stock market research analysts have changed their consensus ratings and price targets on shares of FirstGroup (LON:FGP). The latest broker ... FirstGroup plc is a United Kingdom-based transport operator in United Kingdom and North America.and more »
05/12/16 03:50 AMStagecoach and FirstGroup to battle on East Coast -
05/12/16 01:36 AMFirstGroup gets nod for London-Edinburgh open access rail services -
05/12/16 01:17 AMNew London-Edinburgh low fares rail service given green light - [at noodls] - 12 May 2016 New London-Edinburgh Low Fares Rail Service To Offer Choice For Passengers And Boost Economic Growth FirstGroup plc ('the Group') has been granted approval to launch open access rail services ...
05/09/16 07:28 AM£1.4million investment for Hull Paragon Station ready for City of Culture 2017 - [at noodls] - 09 May 2016 Intercity train operator TransPennine Express (TPE) is to deliver an investment of £1.4million in Hull Paragon, transforming the experience customers have of the station through new waiting ...
05/09/16 05:55 AMAre Analysts Bullish FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) After Last Week? - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Are Analysts Bullish FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) After Last Week?B.O.D.Y ConfidentialOut of 12 analysts covering FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP), 7 rate it a “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 8 “Hold”. This means 44% are positive. FirstGroup PLC has been the topic of 62 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below is a ...and more »
05/01/16 05:46 AMAre Analysts Bearish FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) After Last Week? - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Are Analysts Bearish FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) After Last Week?B.O.D.Y ConfidentialOut of 12 analysts covering FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP), 7 rate it a “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 8 “Hold”. This means 44% are positive. FirstGroup PLC has been the topic of 62 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below is a ...and more »
04/27/16 12:24 PMFirst Transit awarded American Airlines shuttle operations contract at Phildelphia Airport - [at noodls] - 27 Apr 2016 First Transit has been awarded the contract for passenger shuttle operations for the American Airlines hub at Philadelphia Airport. First Transit will transport passengers on the ramp side ...
04/26/16 06:21 AMFirstGroup (LON:FGP) Analyst Target Prices - FTSE News - FirstGroup (LON:FGP) Analyst Target PricesFTSE NewsRecently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of FirstGroup (LON:FGP). The newest analyst ... FirstGroup plc is a United Kingdom-based transport operator in United Kingdom and North America. The Company operates ...and more »
01/28/16 04:26 PMFirstGroup Warns Floods Will Hit Profits -
About FirstGroup plc

FirstGroup plc logoFirstGroup plc is a United Kingdom-based transport operator in United Kingdom and North America. The Company operates through five segments: First Student, First Transit, Greyhound, UK Bus and UK Rail. The First Student is the provider of student transportation in North America. The First Transit is the private sector providers of public transit management and contracting in North America. Greyhound is an operator of scheduled intercity coach services in the United States and Canada, serving 48 States in the United States and 10 Canadian Provinces and Territories. Its UK Bus is the bus operators in the United Kingdom with a fleet of approximately 6400 buses. The Company operates two UK rail franchises, First Great Western and First TransPennine Express, and one open access passenger rail service, First Hull Trains. It also operates the Tramlink service on behalf of Transport for London and the Heathrow Connect service with Heathrow Airport.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: FGP
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $1.22
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $102.89
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $98.56
  • P/E Ratio: 12.35
  • P/E Growth: 0.58
  • Market Cap: $1.12B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $11.94 EPS
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