Pearson Share Price (PSON)

646.75 +7.75 (+1.21%) delayed: 11:41AM BST
Bid price 646.50 Open price 640.00
Ask price 647.00 Prev close 639.00
High price 648.86 Spread 0.08%
Low price 639.50 Volume 294,670

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Pearson Share Price Information

Name Pearson Epic PSON
Sector Media ISIN GB0006776081
Activites Pearson has 3 main divisions. Education: From pre-school to high school, early learning to professional certification, its curriculum materials, multimedia learning tools and testing programmes help to educate more than 100 million people worldwide - more than any other private enterprise. The Financial Times Group, one of the leading business information companies, provides a broad range of business information and multimedia services to the international business community. Penguin Group: The Penguin brand is the label of quality from novels and classics to cookbooks - and much more - around the world. We publish an unrivalled range of fiction and non-fiction, bestsellers and classics, children's books and illustrated reference treasure chests in over 100 countries. Index FTSE 100

Pearson Key Numbers

Latest Share Price (p) 646.75 Net Gearing (%) 42.31
Market Capitalisation (£m) 5,256.33 Gross Gearing (%) 56.81
Shares in issue (m) 822.59 Debt Ratio 46.60
P/E Ratio -2.23 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.66
Total dividends per share (p) 52.00 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.32
Dividend Yield (%) 8.14 Price to book value 1.21
Dividend cover (x) 0.00 ROCE (%) -31.41
Earning per share (p) -286.80 EPS Growth (%) -383.40
52 week high / low 984.50 / 552.00 DPS Growth (%) 0.00

Pearson Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
03/07/2017 BUY Vivienne Cox NED 285
03/07/2017 BUY Harish Manwani NED 2,088
03/07/2017 BUY Elizabeth Corley NED 925
03/07/2017 BUY Tim Score NED 2,280
03/07/2017 BUY Lincoln Wallen NED 581

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Pearson Company News

10:31 21/07/2017

Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 7523L Pearson PLC 21 July 2017   TR-1: S tandard form for notification of major holdings   1a. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached ii : Pearson PLC...

10:40 18/07/2017

Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Pearson PLC

Citigroup today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Pearson PLC (LON:PSON) and set its price target at 975p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

08:10 17/07/2017

Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Pearson PLC

Berenberg today reaffirms its sell investment rating on Pearson PLC (LON:PSON) and cut its price target to 490p (from 605p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

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Pearson now firmly in the digital age (PSON)

I'm not sure if there is much interest for these on here - but I've been following them this year. They have had a rapid climb recently - is it time to take profits? Company Website Recent Broker notes BarChart Indicators Recent Market news Pearson Fundamentals (PSON)

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