first_img KCS-content whatsapp whatsapp Wednesday 18 August 2010 7:30 pm Share ANALYST VIEWS: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD FOR STAGECOACH? More From Our Partners Astounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgFeds seized 18 devices from Rudy Giuliani and his employees in April raidnypost.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.comRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this Show Comments ▼ KEITH BOWMAN | HARGREAVES LANSDOWNDespite some near term concern regarding possible government spending cuts, a favourable combination of economic recovery, possible M&A activity and wider environmental trends all support a favourable [buy] market consensus opinion. The company’s marketing campaigns have also been successful.PAUL HICKMAN | KCB PEEL HUNTStagecoach’s uniformly strong first-quarter results reinforce our mid-teens earnings forecast, making it one of the first players to realise a significant bounceback from recession. It is probably too early in the year for upgrades, particularly in view of fuel duty risk, but this is a very promising start.KARL BURNS | SHORE CAPITALStagecoach, driven by North America and Rail, is currently running ahead of our estimate [our current 2011 earnings estimate of 20p is at the low end of consensus forecasts]. Therefore, the group retains upgrade momentum moving forward. Tags: NULLlast_img read more