FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) insider Jimmy Groombridge acquired 186 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 12th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 81 ($1.06) per share, with a total value of £150.66 ($196.86).

Shares of LON FGP opened at GBX 87.95 ($1.15) on Wednesday. FirstGroup plc has a 1 year low of GBX 77.60 ($1.01) and a 1 year high of GBX 154.50 ($2.02).

FirstGroup (LON:FGP) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November 13th. The transport operator reported GBX 2.90 ($0.04) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter.

FGP has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of FirstGroup in a research note on Tuesday. UBS Group reissued a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 100 ($1.31) price objective (down from GBX 111 ($1.45)) on shares of FirstGroup in a research note on Thursday, August 23rd. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company. FirstGroup presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 102 ($1.33).

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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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