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Current Price:  
153.00p
on 26-05-2017 at 17:14:59
Change:   2.70p rise 1.80 %
Buy:   153.50p
Sell:   152.90p
   

FirstGroup plc is an iconic company in the transport and passenger services markets of the UK and North America. It has four operating divisions - Bus, Rail, Greyhound and North America - and a fleet of around 9000 buses which carry three million passengers every day in over forty major cities and towns. FirstGroup is also a rail services operator in the UK and runs almost one quarter of the rail network (passenger) carrying over 275 million passengers on its lines every year. The group also provides transport services in North America as well as student buses - a fleet of around 60,000 distinctive yellow school buses operate school runs across Canada and the United States. Additionally, FirstGroup operates a successful transit management and contracting business, support services, and maintenance of vehicle finance business. The famous Greyhound bus brand in America offers intercity coach transport with scheduled services to over 3000 destinations. FirstGroup also acquired Laidlaw International in 2007.

Moir Lockhead is the Chief Executive Officer. The company's headquarters are based in Aberdeen, Scotland.

First Group entered the FTSE 100 in December 2007. The Company aims to deliver shareholder value in a sustainable way through ongoing profitable growth in FirstGroup's core markets. FirstGroup is now the market leader in its field in both the UK and North America. In the first six month results to September 2008, group revenue was up by 56% and the operating profit (adjusted) increased by 75%. The Group's overall operating margin also increased by 70 bps and EBiTDA increased by £306 million.

FirstGroup (FGP, FGP.L, LON:FGP) Price Details (LSE MAIN Listed Equity)
Last Trade: Buy 24,307 at 153.26p Days Range: 150.22 - 154.50p
Day's Volume: 3,578,922 52wk Range: 88.70 - 154.50p
Last Close: 153.00p Market Capitalisation:* £ 1.85 bn
Open: 152.40p VWAP: 152.84p
ISIN: GB0003452173 Shares in Issue: 1.21 bn
Sector:  Travel & Leisure    Listed in:  UK All SharesUK 250UK 350

Arriva buyout agreed and puts share prices up

News - Thursday, April 22, 2010

Following months of speculation, transport group Arriva (LON:ARI) has accepted a takeover offer of £1.59bn from German firm Deutsche Bahn.

FirstGroup, HSBC & Man Lead FTSE Lower

News - Wednesday, January 14, 2009

The FTSE 100 index opened lower on Wednesday and continued into the red in early trading on the back of trading statements from transport operator FirstGroup and hedge fund manager Man Group and concerns about the capital position of HSBC.

Buy/SellVolumePriceTrade CodeTrade TypeTrade Time
Buy24307153.26p1670534660141218Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:10:29 - 26/05
Sell250323152.87p1670534660141197Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:09:52 - 26/05
Buy10185153.26p1670534660141182Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:08:38 - 26/05
Sell104882152.87p1670534660141159Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:07:37 - 26/05
Sell1072153.02p1670534660140821Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:02:35 - 26/05
Sell1850153.08p1670534660140709Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:02:23 - 26/05
Time period :  to     Frequency :    
Date Open High Low Close Volume
29 May 2017 (Mon) 152.40 154.50 150.22 153.00 3,578,922
26 May 2017 (Fri) 152.40 154.50 150.22 153.00 3,578,922
25 May 2017 (Thu) 150.00 151.01 149.60 150.30 1,989,802
24 May 2017 (Wed) 148.10 149.90 148.08 149.50 2,084,557
23 May 2017 (Tue) 146.50 148.30 145.67 147.90 2,156,514
22 May 2017 (Mon) 145.80 147.00 145.27 146.30 1,530,923
18 May 2017 (Thu) 143.90 145.10 142.36 143.90 3,164,394
17 May 2017 (Wed) 143.30 144.70 142.90 144.10 2,107,087
16 May 2017 (Tue) 143.20 144.20 142.60 143.50 1,869,310
15 May 2017 (Mon) 143.10 144.10 141.90 143.20 2,874,894
12 May 2017 (Fri) 141.40 143.20 141.20 142.20 1,457,747
11 May 2017 (Thu) 140.50 142.40 140.40 140.90 2,083,489
10 May 2017 (Wed) 138.50 140.70 138.20 138.80 1,729,672
9 May 2017 (Tue) 136.60 139.40 136.60 138.80 2,211,083
8 May 2017 (Mon) 136.70 137.60 135.40 137.50 1,969,044
5 May 2017 (Fri) 136.00 136.60 134.90 136.60 2,051,680
4 May 2017 (Thu) 135.90 136.50 134.10 136.20 1,468,441
3 May 2017 (Wed) 135.70 135.90 134.20 135.10 1,666,376
1 May 2017 (Mon) 135.80 137.00 135.50 136.50 2,221,615

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