Jimmy Groombridge Purchases 144 Shares of FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) Stock

FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) insider Jimmy Groombridge bought 144 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 10th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 104 ($1.36) per share, with a total value of £149.76 ($195.69).

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

  • On Monday, June 10th, Jimmy Groombridge bought 144 shares of FirstGroup stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 104 ($1.36) per share, with a total value of £149.76 ($195.69).
  • On Friday, May 10th, Jimmy Groombridge bought 127 shares of FirstGroup stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 118 ($1.54) per share, with a total value of £149.86 ($195.82).

FGP stock opened at GBX 106.70 ($1.39) on Friday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 103.72. The firm has a market cap of $1.30 billion and a PE ratio of -19.40. FirstGroup plc has a 1 year low of GBX 77.95 ($1.02) and a 1 year high of GBX 125 ($1.63). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 108.25, a quick ratio of 0.87 and a current ratio of 1.01.



Several brokerages have recently commented on FGP. HSBC cut shares of SAP from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 9th. Jefferies Financial Group restated a “hold” rating on shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S in a research report on Tuesday, April 9th. Canaccord Genuity boosted their target price on shares of from GBX 91 ($1.19) to GBX 109 ($1.42) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 4th. Royal Bank of Canada restated an “outperform” rating on shares of in a research report on Tuesday, June 25th. Finally, Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 119 ($1.55) target price on shares of in a research report on Wednesday, June 26th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 116.88 ($1.53).

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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