|Bid||9.06 x 1100|
|Ask||9.07 x 1800|
|Day's Range||9.04 - 9.15|
|52 Week Range||7.68 - 12.39|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.34|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||18.17|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.27 (3.32%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Aug 12, 2021|
|1y Target Est||9.70|
Pearson PLC (NYSE: PSO) bumped up its full-year profit guidance for 2021 after significant gains in testing and qualification services. The London-based education and training group's full-year adjusted operating profit would increase by about a third from 2020 to ~385 million pounds and ahead of consensus expectations. Earlier, Pearson said it remains on track to deliver adjusted operating profit in line with market expectations of 377 million pounds. Pearson will announce full-year results, in
Shares in the company were up about 6% on Wednesday morning.
The American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the vital role vaccines play in maintaining in-school learning for students, the fears the Omicron variant presents to educators already feeling burnt out from the pandemic, and the political polarizations teachers are seeing within their own communities.