PSON.L - Pearson plc

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
+11.60 (+1.52%)
At close: 4:53PM GMT
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Previous Close764.20
Bid700.00 x 520900
Ask787.00 x 91100
Day's Range761.00 - 775.80
52 Week Range563.00 - 775.80
Avg. Volume4,793,772
Market Cap6.007B
PE Ratio (TTM)15.55
EPS (TTM)49.90
Earnings DateFeb 19, 2018 - Feb 23, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield0.24 (3.14%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-04-05
1y Target Est670.17
  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents2 days ago

    Edited Transcript of PSON.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-Feb-18 9:00am GMT

    Full Year 2017 Pearson PLC Earnings Presentation

  • Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Pearson plc (LON:PSON)
    Simply Wall St.4 days ago

    Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Pearson plc (LON:PSON)

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  • GlobeNewswire9 days ago

    Research Report Identifies Pearson, Armstrong World Industries, Tyson Foods, Everbridge, Intuitive Surgical, and Aluminum Corporation of China with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement

    NEW YORK, March 09, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of ...

  • The Wall Street Journal17 days ago

    [$$] Free Tuition: Hotels’ Latest Attempt to Stem Employee Turnover

    The American Hotel & Lodging Association and education company Pearson PLC are pairing up to launch a pilot program that will foot the bill for hotel-industry workers to get degrees.

  • MarketWatch23 days ago

    FTSE 100 closes lower as RBS, IAG tank after results

    U.K. stocks decline on Friday and suffer a weekly loss, with shares of Royal Bank of Scotland PLC and International Consolidates Airlines Group SA leading the charge south after results.

  • Reuters23 days ago

    Pearson in talks to sell U.S. K12 business, hits 2017 profit target

    Educational publisher Pearson said on Friday it was in talks with potential buyers to sell its K12 school business in the United States, as it reported 2017 adjusted operating profit at the top end of its guidance. The British company is restructuring after issuing a string of profit warnings sparked by the cost of moving to digital from paper textbooks, repeatedly knocking investor confidence and forcing it to cut thousands of jobs. It said on Friday its profit was 576 million pounds, down 9 percent but above its recently upgraded range of 570 million to 575 million pounds, due to a lower tax rate.

  • Should Value Investors Consider Pearson plc (PSO) Stock?
    Zacks27 days ago

    Should Value Investors Consider Pearson plc (PSO) Stock?

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  • How Does Pearson plc (LON:PSON) Fare As A Dividend Stock?
    Simply Wall St.last month

    How Does Pearson plc (LON:PSON) Fare As A Dividend Stock?

    Pearson plc (LSE:PSON) has pleased shareholders over the past 10 years, paying out an average dividend of 5.00% annually. The stock currently pays out a dividend yield of 7.55%, andRead More...

  • MarketWatch2 months ago

    FTSE 100 ends lower for third straight day as Burberry, Pearson drop sharply

    U.K. stocks close lower Wednesday, with a slide in shares of fashion house Burberry Group PLC and publisher Pearson PLC leading the blue-chip market to its third consecutive drop.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    Pearson hit again as weak U.S. demand weighs on education group

    Educational publisher Pearson (PSON.L) expects pressure from its North American business to weigh on 2018 earnings, the former owner of the Financial Times newspaper warned on Wednesday, sending its shares to three-month lows. Pearson, which has struggled since turning its focus to education, said retail partners had turned more cautious when ordering books, forecasting 2017 sales in U.S. higher education course materials down 3 percent on an underlying basis. "Our higher ed courseware business is about 25 percent of Pearson, the other 75 percent of the business has performed well," Chief Executive John Fallon said.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    GLOBAL MARKETS-World shares pull back from record highs, set for second fall of 2018

    World shares pulled back from record highs on Wednesday, set for only their second day of losses in 2018 as lower commodity prices and a string of downbeat updates from companies dampened the mood in global markets. European bourses opened lower, mirroring moves in Asia and Wall Street overnight, as earnings updates from companies weighed.

  • Should Investors Be Happy About Pearson plc’s (LON:PSON) Cash Levels?
    Simply Wall St.2 months ago

    Should Investors Be Happy About Pearson plc’s (LON:PSON) Cash Levels?

    Two important questions to ask before you buy Pearson plc (LSE:PSON) is, how it makes money and how it spends its cash. What is left after investment, determines the valueRead More...

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  • What Does Pearson plc’s (LON:PSON) Ownership Structure Look Like?
    Simply Wall St.3 months ago

    What Does Pearson plc’s (LON:PSON) Ownership Structure Look Like?

    In this analysis, my focus will be on developing a perspective on Pearson plc’s (LSE:PSON) latest ownership structure, a less discussed, but important factor. The impact of a company’s ownershipRead More...

  • Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Pearson plc (LSE:PSON)
    Simply Wall St.3 months ago

    Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Pearson plc (LSE:PSON)

    In this article I am going to calculate the intrinsic value of Pearson plc (LSE:PSON) using the discounted cash flows (DCF) model. If you want to learn more about thisRead More...

  • Pearson brings in $100 million with Wall Street English sale
    Reuters4 months ago

    Pearson brings in $100 million with Wall Street English sale

    Education group Pearson has agreed the sale of its Wall Street English (WSE) business to Baring Private Equity Asia and CITIC Capital for around $300 million (225.3 million pounds), although its proceeds from the deal will be just a third of that. Pearson, which has sold several assets to focus on its core education business and cut debt, said that of the $300 million, $50 million would cover tax and net transaction costs while $150 million would be retained in the disposed business. Pearson, which has sold off assets including the Financial Times newspaper and the Economist magazine, had net debt of 1.3 billion pounds at the end of September.

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  • Are Pearson plc’s (LSE:PSON) Interest Costs Too High?
    Simply Wall St.4 months ago

    Are Pearson plc’s (LSE:PSON) Interest Costs Too High?

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  • Why Pearson plc Stock Gained 14% in October
    Motley Fool4 months ago

    Why Pearson plc Stock Gained 14% in October

    Pearson stock posted big gains in October but still trades down roughly 9% year to date.

  • Reuters4 months ago

    TABLE-John Grisham's 'The Rooster Bar' tops U.S. bestsellers list

    John Grisham's new legal thriller "The Rooster Bar" topped the U.S. bestsellers chart on Thursday. Data released by independent, online and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent ...

  • Reuters5 months ago

    TABLE-Leonardo da Vinci biography tops U.S. nonfiction bestsellers

    Walter Isaacson's biography of Renaissance genius Leonardo da Vinci debuted at the top of the U.S. nonfiction bestsellers chart on Thursday, while Dan Brown's "Origin" held off John Sandford's ...

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  • U.S. dollar up, yield curve flat, on inflation; stocks rise
    Reuters5 months ago

    U.S. dollar up, yield curve flat, on inflation; stocks rise

    U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday after company earnings reports were better than expected, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average breaching the 23,000 mark for the first time, while the U.S. Treasury yield curve flattened and the dollar rose to a one-week high on increased inflation expectations. The Dow briefly touched a new high of 23,002.20, powered by earnings from UnitedHealth and Johnson & Johnson. The S&P 500 had been negative as traders were left unimpressed by some bank earnings, but it ticked up before the market closed.