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FirstGroup extends GWR contract as annual profit surges on disposal

FirstGroup PLC on Tuesday posted a more than quintupled profit for its financial year, as it announced it signed an extension of its contract to operate Great Western Railway. Pretax profit in the financial year that ended March 26 jumped to &#
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TOP NEWS: FirstGroup rejects takeover offer from I Squared Capital

FirstGroup PLC on Thursday said it has rejected a possible takeover offer from I Squared Capital Advisors (UK) LLP, saying the firm cash component undervalues the company and the contingent component doesn't give shareholders enough certainty.
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IN BRIEF: FirstGroup considers takeover offer from I Squared Capital

FirstGroup PLC - Aberdeen, Scotland-based transport provider - Receives ‘series of unsolicited, conditional proposals’ to be acquired by I Squared Capital Advisors (UK) LLP. Says considering latest approach, received Wednesday evening, for
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IN BRIEF: FirstGroup hires former KCOM chief as new CEO

FirstGroup PLC - Aberdeen, Scotland-based transport provider - Hires Graham Sutherland as chief executive officer, joining on May 16. Sutherland was CEO of telecommunications firm KCOM Group PLC, a London listing until it was bought by a Macquarie inve
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IN BRIEF: FirstGroup on track for full-year expectations

FirstGroup PLC - Aberdeen, Scotland-based transport company - Says current trading in line with management expectations for its year ending March 26. First Bus volumes are over 70% of pre-pandemic levels overall since easing of Omicron-related travel r
23-Apr-2021 07:52 AM

FirstGroup sells First Student, First Transit for £3.3bn; sees profit topping its expectations

Public transport company FirstGroup said it had entered into an agreement to sell its First Student and First Transit businesses to EQT Infrastructure for £3.3 billion. The company proposed to return about £365 million of the proceeds, abo
10-Dec-2020 08:10 AM

Firstgroup H1 performance tops its expectations; eyes new government train contracts

Bus and rail company Firstgroup reported performance ahead of its expectations after reporting narrower first-half losses. The company also said it was in talks with the government over new contracts for its South Western Railway and Avanti businesses
09-Nov-2020 08:18 AM

First Group secures covenant amendment

UK and US bus and rail company First Group has agreed covenant amendments for the 31 March and 30 September 2021 testing dates with its lenders. The prior net debt to EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) level of 3.75
15-Sep-2020 12:45 PM

Upbeat earnings and M&A drive solid gains for FTSE at lunchtime

The UK's leading stocks rallied through the late morning session on Tuesday as investors were lifted by positive earnings reports and the recent spate of takeover deals. In total the value of global merger and acquisition (M&A) deals this month is ap
15-Sep-2020 07:24 AM

FirstGroup to eke out small profit amid better-than-expected performance

Bus and rail company FirstGroup said it expected to deliver a small first-half adjusted operating profit after reporting stronger-than-expected performance in the four months through August. 'The group is now expecting to deliver a small adjusted o
05-Aug-2020 12:10 PM

Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

Goldman Sachs today reaffirms its buy investment rating on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) and cut its price target to 69p (from 103p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk...
21-Jul-2020 09:10 AM

Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) and cut its price target to 80p (from 120p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk...
17-Jul-2020 09:00 AM

Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

RBC Capital Markets today reaffirms its sector performer investment rating on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) and cut its price target to 50p (from 65p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk...
10-Jul-2020 12:10 PM

Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

JP Morgan Cazenove today reaffirms its neutral investment rating on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) and cut its price target to 50p (from 60p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk...
09-Jul-2020 08:10 AM

Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) and cut its price target to 115p (from 140p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk...
08-Jul-2020 07:30 AM

Firstgroup losses widen; sees sharp fall in passenger volumes

Bus and rail company Firstgroup reported wider losses owing, in part, to writedowns at its Greyhound coach division and restructuring costs. For the year ended 31 March 2020, pre-tax losses widened to £299.6m from £97.9m on-year, even as rev
22-May-2020 08:40 AM

Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) and cut its price target to 140p (from 164p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk...
13-May-2020 12:40 PM

Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

RBC Capital Markets today downgrades its investment rating on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) to sector performer (from outperform) and cut its price target to 65p (from 165p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.shares
28-Apr-2020 04:10 PM

Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

Jefferies International today reaffirms its hold investment rating on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) and cut its price target to 70p (from 100p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk...
24-Apr-2020 08:13 AM

FirstGroup taps government support amid decline in bus, rail businesses

Bus and rail operator FirstGroup said it had seen a significant decline in demand across its rail and bus businesses in the UK and North America as government-imposed lockdown measures weighed on activity. FirstGroup also said it had tapped coronavirus
23-Mar-2020 08:38 AM

FirstGroup scraps guidance as Covid-19 pandemic sparks 'substantial' fall in demand

Bus and train company FirstGroup scrapped its guidance amid substantial volume reductions in its passenger demand at businesses in North America and the UK amid the continued spread of the Covid-19 virus. 'Given these changes are all taking place du
10-Feb-2020 12:10 PM

Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

Goldman Sachs today reaffirms its buy investment rating on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) and raised its price target to 155p (from 139p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk...
04-Feb-2020 08:20 AM

Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

Peel Hunt today initiates coverage of FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) with a buy investment rating and price target of 164p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk...
29-Jan-2020 09:20 AM

Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on FirstGroup PLC

HSBC today upgrades its investment rating on FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) to hold (from reduce) and raised its price target to 130p (from 100p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk...

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