Pearson Share Price (PSON)

628.50 +1.00 (+0.16%) delayed: 8:35PM BST
Bid price 628.50 Open price 627.00
Ask price 629.00 Prev close 628.50
High price 631.00 Spread 0.08%
Low price 623.00 Volume 3,815,571

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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) 628.50 Net Gearing (%) 42.31
Market Capitalisation (£m) 5,161.73 Gross Gearing (%) 56.81
Shares in issue (m) 822.59 Debt Ratio 46.60
P/E Ratio -2.19 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.66
Total dividends per share (p) 52.00 Assets / Equity Ratio 2.32
Dividend Yield (%) 8.29 Price to book value 1.19
Dividend cover (x) 0.90 ROCE (%) -31.41
Earning per share (p) -286.80 EPS Growth (%) -383.40
52 week high / low 989.50 / 552.00 DPS Growth (%) 0.00

Pearson Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
04/04/2017 BUY Vivienne Cox NED 341
04/04/2017 BUY Harish Manwani NED 2,163
04/04/2017 BUY Elizabeth Corley NED 1,047
04/04/2017 BUY Tim Score NED 2,264
04/04/2017 BUY Lincoln Wallen NED 574

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Pearson Company News

12:32 04/04/2017

Publication of 20-F

RNS Number : 5469B Pearson PLC 04 April 2017   Pearson plc (the "Company")   Pearson plc has filed its Annual Report for 2016 on Form 20-F with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and it is available on our website at...

09:00 04/04/2017

Director Deals - Pearson PLC (PSON)

Lincoln Wallen, Non Executive Director, bought 574 shares in the company on the 31st March 2017 at a price of 672.00p. The Director now holds 2,477 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in issue. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director deals data provided by www.directorsholdings.com

09:00 04/04/2017

Director Deals - Pearson PLC (PSON)

Tim Score, Non Executive Director, bought 2,264 shares in the company on the 31st March 2017 at a price of 672.00p. The Director now holds 10,254 shares representing 0.00% of the shares in issue. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director deals data provided by www.directorsholdings.com

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