Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom FirstGroup https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom FirstGroup RSS feed en Mon, 17 Feb 2020 07:08:22 +0000 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Genera CMS action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) Firstgroup drives ahead as Peel Hunt initiates coverage with a ‘buy’ rating and 164p target price https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/912147/firstgroup-drives-ahead-as-peel-hunt-initiates-coverage-with-a-buy-rating-and-164p-target-price-912147.html Tue, 04 Feb 2020 10:27:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/912147/firstgroup-drives-ahead-as-peel-hunt-initiates-coverage-with-a-buy-rating-and-164p-target-price-912147.html FirstGroup's South Western Railway franchise may be nationalised https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/911274/firstgroup-s-south-western-railway-franchise-may-be-nationalised-911274.html Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:07:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/911274/firstgroup-s-south-western-railway-franchise-may-be-nationalised-911274.html FirstGroup looks at selling all North American businesses https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/909247/firstgroup-looks-at-selling-all-north-american-businesses-909247.html Mon, 16 Dec 2019 08:18:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/909247/firstgroup-looks-at-selling-all-north-american-businesses-909247.html FirstGroup investor Tchenguiz accuses board of “misleading” investors https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907273/firstgroup-investor-tchenguiz-accuses-board-of-misleading-investors-907273.html Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:17:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907273/firstgroup-investor-tchenguiz-accuses-board-of-misleading-investors-907273.html FirstGroup plunges as losses and borrowings widen https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907055/firstgroup-plunges-as-losses-and-borrowings-widen-907055.html Thu, 14 Nov 2019 14:14:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907055/firstgroup-plunges-as-losses-and-borrowings-widen-907055.html FirstGroup and Trenitalia's West Coast rail partnership may be blocked https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/903123/firstgroup-and-trenitalia-s-west-coast-rail-partnership-may-be-blocked-903123.html Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:41:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/903123/firstgroup-and-trenitalia-s-west-coast-rail-partnership-may-be-blocked-903123.html FirstGroup tracks upwards as it appoints former Arriva boss as new chairman https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900831/firstgroup-tracks-upwards-as-it-appoints-former-arriva-boss-as-new-chairman-900831.html Thu, 15 Aug 2019 10:06:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900831/firstgroup-tracks-upwards-as-it-appoints-former-arriva-boss-as-new-chairman-900831.html FirstGroup’s West Coast win “a mixed blessing”, says Liberum https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900855/firstgroups-west-coast-win-a-mixed-blessing-says-liberum-900855.html Thu, 15 Aug 2019 09:59:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900855/firstgroups-west-coast-win-a-mixed-blessing-says-liberum-900855.html West Coast rail franchise award stokes debate about foreign state operators https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900778/west-coast-rail-franchise-award-stokes-debate-about-foreign-state-operators-900778.html Wed, 14 Aug 2019 14:55:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900778/west-coast-rail-franchise-award-stokes-debate-about-foreign-state-operators-900778.html FirstGroup joint venture awarded West Coast rail franchise https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900727/firstgroup-joint-venture-awarded-west-coast-rail-franchise-900727.html Wed, 14 Aug 2019 08:01:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900727/firstgroup-joint-venture-awarded-west-coast-rail-franchise-900727.html FirstGroup fends off activist attempt to oust board but chairman bows to pressure https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222855/firstgroup-fends-off-activist-attempt-to-oust-board-but-chairman-bows-to-pressure-222855.html Wed, 26 Jun 2019 09:46:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222855/firstgroup-fends-off-activist-attempt-to-oust-board-but-chairman-bows-to-pressure-222855.html Coast Capital questions FirstGroup strategy, claims execs considering sale of US school bus business https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222768/coast-capital-questions-firstgroup-strategy-claims-execs-considering-sale-of-us-school-bus-business-222768.html Tue, 25 Jun 2019 11:52:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222768/coast-capital-questions-firstgroup-strategy-claims-execs-considering-sale-of-us-school-bus-business-222768.html Schroders and Columbia Threadneedle to back Coast Capital coup against FirstGroup chairman https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222674/schroders-and-columbia-threadneedle-to-back-coast-capital-coup-against-firstgroup-chairman-222674.html Mon, 24 Jun 2019 12:27:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222674/schroders-and-columbia-threadneedle-to-back-coast-capital-coup-against-firstgroup-chairman-222674.html FirstGroup activist shareholder Coast Capital comes back with fighting talk https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222340/firstgroup-activist-shareholder-coast-capital-comes-back-with-fighting-talk-222340.html Tue, 18 Jun 2019 12:55:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/222340/firstgroup-activist-shareholder-coast-capital-comes-back-with-fighting-talk-222340.html FirstGroup announces meeting for 25 June to decide fate of six directors https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221495/firstgroup-announces-meeting-for-25-june-to-decide-fate-of-six-directors-221495.html Tue, 04 Jun 2019 15:04:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221495/firstgroup-announces-meeting-for-25-june-to-decide-fate-of-six-directors-221495.html Coast Capital locked in battle over future of FirstGroup PLC https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/313557/coast-capital-locked-in-battle-over-future-of-firstgroup-plc-13557.html Mon, 03 Jun 2019 12:36:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/313557/coast-capital-locked-in-battle-over-future-of-firstgroup-plc-13557.html Activist investor Coast Capital slams “half baked” FirstGroup breakup plan https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221215/activist-investor-coast-capital-slams-half-baked-firstgroup-breakup-plan-221215.html Thu, 30 May 2019 13:43:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221215/activist-investor-coast-capital-slams-half-baked-firstgroup-breakup-plan-221215.html RBC puts chances of FirstGroup break-up at 50/50 following activist pressure https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/220219/rbc-puts-chances-of-firstgroup-break-up-at-5050-following-activist-pressure-220219.html Tue, 14 May 2019 10:47:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/220219/rbc-puts-chances-of-firstgroup-break-up-at-5050-following-activist-pressure-220219.html Why are Britain’s bus and rail companies struggling to make money? https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/220142/why-are-britains-bus-and-rail-companies-struggling-to-make-money-220142.html Mon, 13 May 2019 12:30:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/220142/why-are-britains-bus-and-rail-companies-struggling-to-make-money-220142.html Everybody off: activist calls for FirstGroup board to step down https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/220105/everybody-off-activist-calls-for-firstgroup-board-to-step-down-220105.html Mon, 13 May 2019 06:42:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/220105/everybody-off-activist-calls-for-firstgroup-board-to-step-down-220105.html FirstGroup appoints ex-Taylor Wimpey finance director as new CFO, former GM VP brought in as non-exec https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/219549/firstgroup-appoints-ex-taylor-wimpey-finance-director-as-new-cfo-former-gm-vp-brought-in-as-non-exec-219549.html Thu, 02 May 2019 07:34:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/219549/firstgroup-appoints-ex-taylor-wimpey-finance-director-as-new-cfo-former-gm-vp-brought-in-as-non-exec-219549.html FirstGroup shares up as in-line trading news provides reassurance https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/214865/firstgroup-shares-up-as-in-line-trading-news-provides-reassurance-214865.html Tue, 19 Feb 2019 09:35:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/214865/firstgroup-shares-up-as-in-line-trading-news-provides-reassurance-214865.html FirstGroup puts Manchester bus operation on sale in cut-price deal https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/213986/firstgroup-puts-manchester-bus-operation-on-sale-in-cut-price-deal-213986.html Tue, 05 Feb 2019 11:55:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/213986/firstgroup-puts-manchester-bus-operation-on-sale-in-cut-price-deal-213986.html London Waterloo travel chaos: South Western Railway hit by overrun engineering work https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/209462/london-waterloo-travel-chaos-south-western-railway-hit-by-overrun-engineering-work-209462.html Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:10:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/209462/london-waterloo-travel-chaos-south-western-railway-hit-by-overrun-engineering-work-209462.html FirstGroup promotes interim COO Mathew Gregory to CEO https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/209079/firstgroup-promotes-interim-coo-mathew-gregory-to-ceo-209079.html Tue, 13 Nov 2018 09:05:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/209079/firstgroup-promotes-interim-coo-mathew-gregory-to-ceo-209079.html UK transport operator FirstGroup reportedly attracts interest from private equity firms https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/204422/uk-transport-operator-firstgroup-reportedly-attracts-interest-from-private-equity-firms-204422.html Fri, 07 Sep 2018 08:16:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/204422/uk-transport-operator-firstgroup-reportedly-attracts-interest-from-private-equity-firms-204422.html FirstGroup says considering all options to boost its value, having rejected two bids from earlier this year https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/200947/firstgroup-says-considering-all-options-to-boost-its-value-having-rejected-two-bids-from-earlier-this-year-200947.html Tue, 17 Jul 2018 11:16:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/200947/firstgroup-says-considering-all-options-to-boost-its-value-having-rejected-two-bids-from-earlier-this-year-200947.html FirstGroup drops as it replaces its chief executive after profits fall; puts Greyhound bus unit under review https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/197984/firstgroup-drops-as-it-replaces-its-chief-executive-after-profits-fall-puts-greyhound-bus-unit-under-review-197984.html Thu, 31 May 2018 11:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/197984/firstgroup-drops-as-it-replaces-its-chief-executive-after-profits-fall-puts-greyhound-bus-unit-under-review-197984.html FirstGroup shares weak on report private equity firm Apollo Global will not be making a takeover offer https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/196547/firstgroup-shares-weak-on-report-private-equity-firm-apollo-global-will-not-be-making-a-takeover-offer-196547.html Tue, 08 May 2018 11:05:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/196547/firstgroup-shares-weak-on-report-private-equity-firm-apollo-global-will-not-be-making-a-takeover-offer-196547.html FirstGroup “unanimously rejects” potential all-cash takeover offer from private equity firm Apollo https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/194823/firstgroup-unanimously-rejects-potential-all-cash-takeover-offer-from-private-equity-firm-apollo-194823.html Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:42:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/194823/firstgroup-unanimously-rejects-potential-all-cash-takeover-offer-from-private-equity-firm-apollo-194823.html FirstGroup cuts full-year guidance after snowstorms and competition hit US bus arm https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/191962/firstgroup-cuts-full-year-guidance-after-snowstorms-and-competition-hit-us-bus-arm-191962.html Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:42:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/191962/firstgroup-cuts-full-year-guidance-after-snowstorms-and-competition-hit-us-bus-arm-191962.html FirstGroup rallies on upgrades from Deutsche Bank and RBC Capital https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/187371/firstgroup-rallies-on-upgrades-from-deutsche-bank-and-rbc-capital-187371.html Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:39:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/187371/firstgroup-rallies-on-upgrades-from-deutsche-bank-and-rbc-capital-187371.html FirstGroup and Stagecoach shortlisted to run HS2 High Speed rail link https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179665/firstgroup-and-stagecoach-shortlisted-to-run-hs2-high-speed-rail-link-179665.html Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:31:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179665/firstgroup-and-stagecoach-shortlisted-to-run-hs2-high-speed-rail-link-179665.html Firstgroup drops as mixed outlook counters posts strong full-year profit growth driven by its US school bus business https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/178620/firstgroup-drops-as-mixed-outlook-counters-posts-strong-full-year-profit-growth-driven-by-its-us-school-bus-business-178620.html Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:35:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/178620/firstgroup-drops-as-mixed-outlook-counters-posts-strong-full-year-profit-growth-driven-by-its-us-school-bus-business-178620.html FirstGroup's North American operations put their foot on the gas https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/172774/firstgroup-s-north-american-operations-put-their-foot-on-the-gas-172774.html Tue, 07 Feb 2017 08:29:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/172774/firstgroup-s-north-american-operations-put-their-foot-on-the-gas-172774.html FirstGroup sees strong growth in LFL rail revenues https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/111467/firstgroup-sees-strong-growth-in-lfl-rail-revenues-111467.html Fri, 02 Oct 2015 06:44:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/111467/firstgroup-sees-strong-growth-in-lfl-rail-revenues-111467.html FirstGroup predicts lower UK rail earnings https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/108964/firstgroup-predicts-lower-uk-rail-earnings-108964.html Tue, 14 Jul 2015 07:35:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/108964/firstgroup-predicts-lower-uk-rail-earnings-108964.html FirstGroup drives up profit as more passengers board its buses https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/107891/firstgroup-drives-up-profit-as-more-passengers-board-its-buses-107891.html Wed, 10 Jun 2015 07:45:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/107891/firstgroup-drives-up-profit-as-more-passengers-board-its-buses-107891.html UPDATE- FirstGroup on the road to recovery https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67691/update-firstgroup-on-the-road-to-recovery--78909.html Wed, 01 Apr 2015 09:44:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67691/update-firstgroup-on-the-road-to-recovery--78909.html FirstGroup’s Great Western rail deal extended https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67350/firstgroups-great-western-rail-deal-extended--78546.html Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:33:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67350/firstgroups-great-western-rail-deal-extended--78546.html FirstGroup to run Trans-Pennine for another year https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67310/firstgroup-to-run-trans-pennine-for-another-year-78502.html Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:08:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/67310/firstgroup-to-run-trans-pennine-for-another-year-78502.html FirstGroup shares advance as firm says trading on track https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65473/firstgroup-shares-advance-as-firm-says-trading-on-track-76447.html Wed, 21 Jan 2015 08:11:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65473/firstgroup-shares-advance-as-firm-says-trading-on-track-76447.html FirstGroup on schedule to meet expectations https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/63344/firstgroup-on-schedule-to-meet-expectations-74021.html The bus & train group is, to coin a phrase, on track to meet full-year expectations.

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FirstGroup shares down as loses ScotRail franchise https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62506/firstgroup-shares-down-as-loses-scotrail-franchise-73037.html Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:57:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/62506/firstgroup-shares-down-as-loses-scotrail-franchise-73037.html Severe weather to take toll on FirstGroup's earnings https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/57052/severe-weather-to-take-toll-on-firstgroups-earnings-67260.html Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/57052/severe-weather-to-take-toll-on-firstgroups-earnings-67260.html UPDATE - FirstGroup makes shortlist for East Coast franchise https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54894/update-firstgroup-makes-shortlist-for-east-coast-franchise-64947.html Fri, 17 Jan 2014 13:17:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54894/update-firstgroup-makes-shortlist-for-east-coast-franchise-64947.html FirstGroup rejects investor’s break-up calls https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54064/firstgroup-rejects-investors-break-up-calls-64086.html Wed, 11 Dec 2013 09:06:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54064/firstgroup-rejects-investors-break-up-calls-64086.html Firstgroup shares head north as City heavyweight gets on board https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/53937/firstgroup-shares-head-north-as-city-heavyweight-gets-on-board-63956.html Fri, 06 Dec 2013 08:39:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/53937/firstgroup-shares-head-north-as-city-heavyweight-gets-on-board-63956.html First Group: Back on the right track https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/261929/first-group-back-on-the-right-track-13460.html The short-term sell-off in response to the rights issue was inevitable, but it was an essential step, ending months of speculation and leaving the balance sheet in better shape.

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FirstGroup chairman hops off after cash call https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/47892/firstgroup-chairman-hops-off-after-cash-call-57083.html Mon, 20 May 2013 07:31:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/47892/firstgroup-chairman-hops-off-after-cash-call-57083.html FirstGroup bus division on the road to recovery https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/46614/firstgroup-bus-division-on-the-road-to-recovery-55605.html Tue, 09 Apr 2013 09:21:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/46614/firstgroup-bus-division-on-the-road-to-recovery-55605.html Firstgroup shares fall as unveils drop in half year profit https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/41956/firstgroup-shares-fall-as-unveils-drop-in-half-year-profit-50037.html Wed, 07 Nov 2012 08:22:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/41956/firstgroup-shares-fall-as-unveils-drop-in-half-year-profit-50037.html All eyes on West Coast rail franchise for FirstGroup, says broker https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/40821/all-eyes-on-west-coast-rail-franchise-for-firstgroup-says-broker-48678.html Tue, 02 Oct 2012 10:37:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/40821/all-eyes-on-west-coast-rail-franchise-for-firstgroup-says-broker-48678.html FirstGroup dismisses Branson's court bid over rail franchise https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39732/firstgroup-dismisses-bransons-court-bid-over-rail-franchise--47432.html Wed, 29 Aug 2012 08:34:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39732/firstgroup-dismisses-bransons-court-bid-over-rail-franchise--47432.html Deutsche Bank cuts FirstGroup to Sell as West Coast rail franchise win increases risks First https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39339/deutsche-bank-cuts-firstgroup-to-sell-as-west-coast-rail-franchise-win-increases-risks-first-46981.html Fri, 17 Aug 2012 09:58:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39339/deutsche-bank-cuts-firstgroup-to-sell-as-west-coast-rail-franchise-win-increases-risks-first-46981.html FirstGroup beats Stagecoach in West Coast rail battle https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39231/firstgroup-beats-stagecoach-in-west-coast-rail-battle-46853.html

Public transport company FirstGroup has beaten rival Stagecoach and its partner Virgin Rail Group in the bidding war for the lucrative West Coast rail franchise.

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Wed, 15 Aug 2012 08:33:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/39231/firstgroup-beats-stagecoach-in-west-coast-rail-battle-46853.html
First Group go for gold at the Olympics https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/257152/first-group-go-for-gold-at-the-olympics-10115.html The UK’s largest bus operator will be a major provider of spectator transport at the Olympics, which combined with lower fuel costs, should further boost full-year performance

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Sat, 28 Jul 2012 07:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/257152/first-group-go-for-gold-at-the-olympics-10115.html
FirstGroup full year profits surge 121.3pct, plans disposals at UK Bus business https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/36140/firstgroup-full-year-profits-surge-1213pct-plans-disposals-at-uk-bus-business-43195.html Wed, 23 May 2012 09:14:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/36140/firstgroup-full-year-profits-surge-1213pct-plans-disposals-at-uk-bus-business-43195.html FirstGroup tumbles on gloomy outlook for UK Bus https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/34312/firstgroup-tumbles-on-gloomy-outlook-for-uk-bus-40898.html Thu, 29 Mar 2012 10:06:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/34312/firstgroup-tumbles-on-gloomy-outlook-for-uk-bus-40898.html FirstGroup: To travel higher? https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/256713/firstgroup-to-travel-higher-8070.html Given the strength in many cyclical stocks so far this year, several of the more defensive equities have been shunned. Bus and Rail operator FirstGroup has fallen back towards its recent lows despite a robust interim management statement and strong income attractions.

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Sat, 21 Jan 2012 09:30:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/256713/firstgroup-to-travel-higher-8070.html
FirstGroup named as preferred bidder for transport services for London 2012 Olympics https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/10736/firstgroup-named-as-preferred-bidder-for-transport-services-for-london-2012-olympics-13318.html Mon, 15 Feb 2010 09:59:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/10736/firstgroup-named-as-preferred-bidder-for-transport-services-for-london-2012-olympics-13318.html National Express shows little interest in FirstGroup’s preliminary approach https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4662/national-express-shows-little-interest-in-firstgroups-preliminary-approach-6372.html Mon, 29 Jun 2009 10:15:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/4662/national-express-shows-little-interest-in-firstgroups-preliminary-approach-6372.html FirstGroup sees full-year results in line with company expectations https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3430/firstgroup-sees-full-year-results-in-line-with-company-expectations-4860.html Thu, 19 Mar 2009 09:39:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/3430/firstgroup-sees-full-year-results-in-line-with-company-expectations-4860.html