Transport operator FirstGroup PLC (LON:FGP) saw its shares drop back sharply this morning as a cautious trading outlook countered strong growth in full-year profits and revenue driven by its US school bus business, with the lack of a dividend ...
A competition inquiry into train services to Exeter - because all routes will soon be operated by FirstGroup, in entirety or in consortia - makes Lombard wonder what John Betjeman would have made of it.
Commenting, FirstGroup Chairman Wolfhart Hauser said: "On behalf of the board I would like to thank Richard for the contribution he has made during his time with the group and for providing continuity while a successor is appointed.
Transport operator FirstGroup (LSE: FGP) has released a strong set of results for the first half of the year. They show that the company is making good progress and has the potential to raise dividends at a rapid rate.
Firstgroup plc (LSE:FGP), a transportation company based in United Kingdom, saw significant share price volatility over the past couple of months on the LSE, rising to the highs of �1.44 and falling to the lows of �1.13.
Competition regulators on Tuesday raised concerns about the award of the South Western rail franchise to a consortium involving FirstGroup because it means the company is involved in two contracts providing train services between London and Exeter.