Fact based stock research
Firstgroup (LSE:FGP)


Firstgroup stock research in summary

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Firstgroup shares have a HOLD rating. They are good value and show above average growth, but are riskily financed. We recommend holding Firstgroup shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country United Kingdom
Industry Trucking
Index FTSE All Shares, FTSE 250, FTSE 350
Size class Large

March 22, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()


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Research History: Firstgroup

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
81
86
90
87
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
19
86
46
50
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
22
25
31
4
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
60
89
54
35

Last update of Combined Rank: 22-Mar-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Firstgroup in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

Last update of Value Rank: 22-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Firstgroup; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
1
53
83
83
PROFIT GROWTH
81
100
50
46
STOCK RETURNS
31
64
22
22
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
19
86
46
50

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 30-Sep-2017. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Firstgroup.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
26
30
19
19
REFINANCING
1
3
LIQUIDITY
40
25
42
38
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
22
25
31
4

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 30-Sep-2017. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of Firstgroup and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for Firstgroup from March 22, 2018.