A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of Firstgroup plc (LON: FGP) recently:

  • 11/16/2017 – Firstgroup plc was upgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG to a “hold” rating. They now have a GBX 100 ($1.32) price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 94 ($1.24).
  • 11/16/2017 – Firstgroup plc was upgraded by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada to a “sector performer” rating. They now have a GBX 110 ($1.45) price target on the stock, down previously from GBX 115 ($1.51).
  • 11/15/2017 – Firstgroup plc had its price target lowered by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from GBX 171 ($2.25) to GBX 163 ($2.14). They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock.
  • 11/15/2017 – Firstgroup plc had its price target lowered by analysts at Canaccord Genuity from GBX 135 ($1.78) to GBX 110 ($1.45). They now have a “hold” rating on the stock.
  • 11/14/2017 – Firstgroup plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Shore Capital.
  • 11/14/2017 – Firstgroup plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 165 ($2.17) price target on the stock.
  • 11/3/2017 – Firstgroup plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at . They now have a GBX 160 ($2.10) price target on the stock.
  • 11/3/2017 – Firstgroup plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at HSBC Holdings PLC. They now have a GBX 160 ($2.10) price target on the stock.
  • 11/3/2017 – Firstgroup plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at . They now have a GBX 160 ($2.10) price target on the stock.

Shares of Firstgroup plc (LON FGP) opened at GBX 104.30 ($1.37) on Wednesday. Firstgroup plc has a 52-week low of GBX 97.45 ($1.28) and a 52-week high of GBX 154.50 ($2.03).

Firstgroup plc (LON:FGP) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November 14th. The transport operator reported GBX 1.90 ($0.02) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of GBX 1.50 ($0.02) by GBX 0.40 ($0.01). Firstgroup plc had a return on equity of 0.21% and a net margin of 0.04%. The business had revenue of GBX 277.13 billion for the quarter.

In other Firstgroup plc news, insider Tim O’Toole bought 7,126 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 25th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 117 ($1.54) per share, with a total value of £8,337.42 ($10,965.96). Over the last ninety days, insiders have bought 22,104 shares of company stock worth $2,500,963.

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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