Insider Buying: FirstGroup plc (FGP) Insider Buys 7,221 Shares of Stock
FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) insider Tim O’Toole bought 7,221 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, July 25th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 115 ($1.50) per share, with a total value of £8,304.15 ($10,818.33).
Tim O’Toole also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Friday, June 23rd, Tim O’Toole bought 6,477 shares of FirstGroup plc stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 128 ($1.67) per share, with a total value of £8,290.56 ($10,800.63).
- On Tuesday, June 6th, Tim O’Toole sold 57,465 shares of FirstGroup plc stock. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 141 ($1.84), for a total value of £81,025.65 ($105,557.13).
- On Thursday, May 25th, Tim O’Toole sold 5,260 shares of FirstGroup plc stock. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 150 ($1.95), for a total value of £7,890 ($10,278.79).
FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) traded up 0.87% during trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 116.50. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,130,398 shares. FirstGroup plc has a one year low of GBX 95.00 and a one year high of GBX 154.50. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 129.17 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 126.06. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 1.41 billion.
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Several analysts recently issued reports on FGP shares. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 150 ($1.95) target price on shares of FirstGroup plc in a research report on Thursday, May 11th. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of FirstGroup plc in a research report on Monday, March 27th. Canaccord Genuity increased their target price on FirstGroup plc from GBX 110 ($1.43) to GBX 125 ($1.63) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 28th. Investec reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 157 ($2.05) target price on shares of FirstGroup plc in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. Finally, Barclays PLC reiterated an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 130 ($1.69) target price on shares of FirstGroup plc in a research report on Wednesday, March 29th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating, four have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 142.82 ($1.86).
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.
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