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Pearson PLC (PSO)

Stock Price: $9.72 USD -0.12 (-1.22%)
Updated Jan 22, 2021 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap 7.48B
Revenue (ttm) 5.09B
Net Income (ttm) 347.37M
Shares Out 781.08M
EPS (ttm) 1.02
PE Ratio 9.58
Forward PE 18.59
Dividend $0.24
Dividend Yield 2.47%
Trading Day January 22
Last Price $9.72
Previous Close $9.84
Change ($) -0.12
Change (%) -1.22%
Day's Open 9.82
Day's Range 9.70 - 9.83
Day's Volume 304,008
52-Week Range 5.22 - 10.04

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CNBC International TV - 3 months ago

Huge opportunity in digital learning, says Pearson CEO

John Fallon, CEO of Pearson, discusses the company's earnings and the impact of Covid-19 on the business environment.

Invezz - 3 months ago

In an announcement on Wednesday, Pearson plc (LON: PSON) said that its underlying sales came in 10% lower in the fiscal third quarter. For the full year, however, it expressed confidence that ...

Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

Let's see if Pearson (PSO) stock is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now from multiple angles.

Reuters - 4 months ago

Education publisher Pearson has tapped Andy Bird as its next chief executive, turning to a media veteran who helped build Walt Disney's consumer online business to complete its tricky digital ...

Reuters - 4 months ago

Global education publisher Pearson has appointed Andy Bird as its next chief executive, turning to a media veteran who helped build Walt Disney's consumer digital business to see it through it...

Invezz - 5 months ago

Pearson plc (LON: PSON) revealed to have swung to a loss in the first half (H1) of the current fiscal year on Friday. The company, however, expressed confidence that it will hit its annual tar...

CNBC International TV - 5 months ago

Seeing a shift to quality in online learning, says Pearson CEO

John Fallon, CEO of Pearson, discusses the outlook for online learning and impact from Covid-19.

CNBC - 6 months ago

Pearson is presently searching for a new CEO, which is typically a major lever for activists in helping to create shareholder value.

The Motley Fool - 7 months ago

Activist investor Cevian Capital takes a stake in the education company.

Zacks Investment Research - 8 months ago

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to th...

CNBC International TV - 8 months ago

Coronavirus disruption helping Pearson accelerate research, CEO says

John Fallon, CEO of Pearson, discusses how the education publisher is responding to coronavirus lockdowns.

CNBC International TV - 1 year ago

US digital market share will grow after this year, Pearson CEO says

John Fallon, CEO of Pearson, discusses the publishing firm's performance.

Zacks Investment Research - 1 year ago

Let's see if Pearson (PSO) stock is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now from multiple angles.

The Motley Fool - 1 year ago

Find out which of these companies suffered from troubling earnings trends.

Other stocks mentioned: ATU, FDS
Market Watch - 1 year ago

Shares of U.K. education group Pearson PLC tumbled 17% in London on Thursday, making it the worst performer on both the FTSE 100 and the Stoxx Europe 600.

CNBC International TV - 1 year ago

Pearson CEO: A college education no longer 'defines' you for life

John Fallon of Pearson talks about the big challenges facing the education sector right now.

Seeking Alpha - 1 year ago

Pearson plc (PSO) CEO John Fallon on Q2 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

CNBC International TV - 2 years ago

Pearson CEO: On track to achieve underlying profit growth this year | Squawk Box Europe

John Fallon discusses the trading update from Pearson.

About PSO

Pearson plc provides educational products and services to governments, educational institutions, corporations, and professional bodies worldwide. The company operates through North America, Core, and Growth segments. It offers courseware services, including curriculum materials provided in book form and/or through access to digital content; and assessments, such as test development, processing, and scoring services. The company also operates schools, colleges, and universities; and provides online learning services in partnership with universit... [Read more...]

Industry
Publishing
IPO Date
Sep 1, 2000
CEO
John Fallon
Employees
22,500
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
PSO
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2019, Pearson's revenue was 3.87 billion, a decrease of -6.30% compared to the previous year's 4.13 billion. Earnings were 264.00 million, a decrease of -55.10%.

Financial numbers in millions GBP.
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Analyst Forecasts

According to 2 analysts, the average rating for Pearson stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 9.90, which is an increase of 1.85% from the latest price.

Price Target
$9.90
(1.85% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy