FirstGroup Overview

  • Founded
  • 1995
Founded
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 100,000
Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • FGP
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 18
  • Share Price
  • $1.15
  • (As of Tuesday Closing)

FirstGroup General Information

Description

FirstGroup PLC is a passenger transportation company domiciled in the United Kingdom. The company organises itself into segments: First Student, First Transit, Greyhound, First Bus, and First Rail. First Student operates a fleet of yellow school buses in the United States. First Transit manages and contracts public transport services in North America. The Greyhound segment operates intercity coaches in the United States and Canada. First Bus operates buses in the United Kingdom. First rail operates passenger trains in the United Kingdom. The company derives most of the revenue from the United States, followed by domestic operations.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
FirstBus
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Automotive
Other Industries
Road
Rail
Stock Exchange
LON
Primary Office
  • 395 King Street
  • Aberdeen AB24 5RP
  • Scotland, United Kingdom
+44 01224 000000
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FirstGroup Stock Performance

(As of Tuesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$1.15 $1.12 $0.40 - $1.40 $1.41B 1.22B 3.29M -$0.27

FirstGroup Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 30-Sep-2020 FY 2020 31-Mar-2020 FY 2019 31-Mar-2019 FY 2018 31-Mar-2018
EV 5,455,607 3,942,628 3,476,304 3,093,579
Revenue 7,301,053 9,382,344 9,098,676 8,475,712
EBITDA 1,094,763 962,562 532,422 350,108
Net Income (323,053) (415,666) (87,796) (392,100)
Total Assets 11,169,698 10,321,372 7,758,807 7,475,193
Total Debt 5,691,168 5,191,920 2,150,804 2,370,081
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FirstGroup Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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FirstGroup Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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FirstGroup Competitors (4)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
National Express Group Formerly PE-Backed Birmingham, United Kingdom 00000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
000 00-00000 00000 Corporation Westminster, United Kingdom 00000
0000000000 00000 Corporation Perth, United Kingdom 00000
000000 Corporation Stockholm, Sweden 00000 00000 00000000 00000
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FirstGroup Executive Team (14)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Matthew Gregory Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Dennis Maple President, First Student
Ryan Mangold Chief Financial Officer & Director
Michel Larocque General Manager of North America
Dave Alexander Regional Managing Director
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FirstGroup Board Members (25)

Name Representing Role Since
00000 000000 Self Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
00000 000000 FirstGroup Board Member 000 0000
000 000000000 Self Non-Executive Director & Chairman, Board Safety Committee 000 0000
0000 0000 Self Senior Independent Non-Executive Director 000 0000
00000 00000 Self Director 000 0000
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FirstGroup Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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FirstGroup Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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FirstGroup Investments & Acquisitions (18)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00 0000000 000 01-Aug-2018 000000000000000000 00.000 Automotive 000000 00000
00000 0000000000 01-Dec-2016 00000 0000000 Rail 0000000 0000000
000000000 00000000 27-Jan-2014 000000000000000000 00000 Road 0000 000000000
000000000 00-0é000 09-Jan-2012 000000000000000000 00.00 Road 000000 00000000
Truronian 28-Mar-2008 Merger/Acquisition Automotive
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FirstGroup Subsidiaries (5)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Aircoach Road Dublin, Ireland 1999
00000 0000000 Automotive Cincinnati, OH 0000
00000 0000000 Automotive Cincinnati, OH 0000
000000000 00000000 Road Manchester, United Kingdom 0000
00000 00000 000000 Corporate Pension Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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FirstGroup Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000 000000 01-May-2007 000000000000000000 Completed
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00000 00000000 17-Oct-2004 000000000000000000 Completed
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0000000000 (000000 01-Jan-1998 000000000000000000 Completed
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Greater Edmonton Taxi Service Merger/Acquisition Completed
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