In conformity with the Financial Conduct Authority's (the "FCA") Listing Rule 12.4.6, Stagecoach Group plc announces that on 29 June 2017 it purchased
322,000 ordinary shares of 125/228th pence each in the Company.
All of the shares purchased will be held by the Company in treasury and will be utilised to satisfy awards made under the Company's employee share schemes.
The prices per share paid for the shares purchased were:
Highest price: 189.200p
Lowest price: 187.900p
Average price: 188.3900p
Following the above purchase, Stagecoach Group plc holds 2,779,945 ordinary shares in treasury. The total number of ordinary shares in issue excluding shares held as treasury shares is 573,320,015.
The total number of voting rights in Stagecoach Group plc, excluding treasury shares as at 29 June 2017 is 573,320,015. This figure may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, Stagecoach Group plc under the FCA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
This announcement is distributed by Nasdaq Corporate Solutions on behalf of Nasdaq Corporate Solutions clients. The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. Source: Stagecoach Group PLC via Globenewswire