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Current Price 83.55p Bid 83.40p Ask 83.45p Change -0.30%
Last Updated: 23/02/2018 20:23. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

FirstGroup plc is a leading transport operator in the UK and North America. With £5.7 billion in revenue and more than 100,000 employees, we transported around two billion passengers last year. Each of our five divisions is a leader in its field: in North America, First Student is the largest provider of student transportation with a fleet of more than 40,000 yellow school buses, First Transit is one of the largest providers of outsourced transit management and contracting services, while Greyhound is the only nationwide operator of scheduled intercity coaches. In the UK, First Bus is one of Britain's largest bus operators, transporting 1.6 million passengers a day, and we are one of the country's most experienced rail operators, carrying around 130 million passengers last year.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2017

Turnover
£5,653.30m
Operating Profit
£283.60m
Dividend Yield
0.00
Dividend Per Share
0.00
Dividend Cover
0.00
P/E Ratio
9.08

Key Personnel

Timothy Terrence O`Toole
Chief Executive
Matthew Gregory
Chief Financial Officer
James Victor Groombridge
Executive Director
Dr Wolfhart Gunnar Hauser
Non-Executive Chairman
Warwick Brady
Non-Executive Director
John William Drummond Hall
Non-Executive Director
Imelda Mary Walsh
Non-Executive Director
James Winestock
Non-Executive Director
David Andrew Robbie
Non-Executive Director
Martha Cecilia Poulter
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
FGP
ISIN
GB0003452173
Shares in Issue
1,209,285,533
Market cap
£1,020.64m

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
42.86%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
57.14%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
83.40p
Bid Price
83.40p
Ask Price
83.45p
Volume
4075288
Change Today
-0.25p
% Change Today
-0.30%
Open
82.00p
Previous Close
83.40p
Intraday High
85.40p
Intraday Low
81.55p
52 Week High
154.50p
52 Week Low
82.55p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

FirstGroup Intra-day Chart

FirstGroup News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC 22 Feb 2018 | 15:20 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC 22 Feb 2018 | 14:10 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC 22 Feb 2018 | 08:00 Miners and banks boost FTSE 21 Feb 2018 | 16:54 UK equities fall on downbeat Wall Street trading 21 Feb 2018 | 11:52 Firstgroup's Greyhound revenue falls amid low-cost airline competition 21 Feb 2018 | 09:01 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 13 Feb 2018 | 17:15 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 02 Feb 2018 | 16:40 FirstGroup appoints new director 02 Feb 2018 | 13:04 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 23 Jan 2018 | 16:40 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 11 Jan 2018 | 16:40 FirstGroup welcomes new strategic vision for railways 29 Nov 2017 | 07:47 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC 27 Nov 2017 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC 16 Nov 2017 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC 16 Nov 2017 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC 15 Nov 2017 | 09:50 FirstGroup adjusted operating profits flat 14 Nov 2017 | 07:23 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 25 Oct 2017 | 17:00 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 25 Sep 2017 | 17:00 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 25 Aug 2017 | 16:40 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 25 Jul 2017 | 16:40 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 21 Jul 2017 | 17:15 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 26 Jun 2017 | 16:35 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC 19 Jun 2017 | 10:50 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 07 Jun 2017 | 14:40 Director Deals - FirstGroup PLC (FGP) 07 Jun 2017 | 14:40 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC 07 Jun 2017 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC 02 Jun 2017 | 11:20 BP boosts FTSE 100 01 Jun 2017 | 16:55 House price growth continues to slow as UK manufacturing remains strong 01 Jun 2017 | 12:07

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Tangible Assets
2,276.5
2,142.2
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
2,106.7
1,898.5
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
141.7
160.6
Total Non-Current Assets
4,524.9
4,201.3
Inventory
64.5
61.4
Trade & Receivables
790.9
694.4
Cash & Receivables
400.9
360.1
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
5.3
20.2
Total Assets
5,786.5
5,337.4

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Short Term Liabilities
1,414.6
1,375.4
Long Term Liabilities
2,296.0
2,328.8
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
3,710.6
3,704.2

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Net Assets
2,075.9
1,633.2

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Share Capital
60.4
60.2
Minority Interests
20.8
24.4
Retained Earnings
621.9
585.4
Share Premium Account
678.9
676.4
Other Equity
693.9
286.8
Total Equity
2,075.9
1,633.2

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
520.4
409.5
Cashflow Before Financing
160.3
25.2
Increase / Decrease in Cash
31.1
-65.1

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2016
Turnover
5,653.3
5,218.1
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
283.6
246.3
Pre-Tax Profit
152.6
113.5
Profit / Loss for the Year
116.1
96.4
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