FirstGroup plc (FGP) Insider Acquires £149.24 in Stock

FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) insider Jimmy Groombridge bought 164 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 10th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 91 ($1.19) per share, with a total value of £149.24 ($195.01).

Jimmy Groombridge also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, November 12th, Jimmy Groombridge acquired 186 shares of FirstGroup stock. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 81 ($1.06) per share, with a total value of £150.66 ($196.86).

FGP stock opened at GBX 91.47 ($1.20) on Monday. FirstGroup plc has a 1 year low of GBX 77.60 ($1.01) and a 1 year high of GBX 154.50 ($2.02).

FirstGroup (LON:FGP) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 13th. The transport operator reported GBX 2.90 ($0.04) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter.

A number of research analysts recently weighed in on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reduced their price objective on FirstGroup from GBX 163 ($2.13) to GBX 133 ($1.74) and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, November 14th. Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of FirstGroup in a report on Tuesday, November 13th. Eight analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 96.67 ($1.26).

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About FirstGroup

FirstGroup plc provides passenger transport services. The company's First Student segment provides student transportation services through a fleet of approximately 44,000 yellow school buses in North America. This segment also offers charter hire services for school and non-school activities. Its First Transit segment offers public transit management and contracting services, including fixed route, paratransit, shuttle, and vehicle maintenance services to transit authorities, such as federal, state, and local transportation departments, as well as for private institutions, including universities, hospitals, and airports in North America.

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