FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) insider Mick Barker bought 108 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 10th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 106 ($1.31) per share, for a total transaction of £114.48 ($141.68).
FirstGroup plc (LON:FGP) opened at 105.80 on Thursday. The stock’s market cap is GBX 1.27 billion. FirstGroup plc has a 52-week low of GBX 79.55 and a 52-week high of GBX 116.10. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 108.79 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 102.69.
Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. HSBC increased their target price on shares of FirstGroup plc from GBX 95 ($1.18) to GBX 100 ($1.24) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 15th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their price target on shares of FirstGroup plc from GBX 141 ($1.75) to GBX 145 ($1.79) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Friday, July 1st. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. raised their price target on shares of FirstGroup plc from GBX 160 ($1.98) to GBX 163 ($2.02) and gave the company a “conviction-buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 22nd. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 140 ($1.73) price target on shares of FirstGroup plc in a research note on Thursday, June 16th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 85 ($1.05) price target on shares of FirstGroup plc in a research note on Tuesday, July 19th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 117.07 ($1.45).