Pearson Share Price (PSON)

929.00 +19.00 (+2.09%) delayed: 5:21PM GMT
Bid price 929.00 Open price 924.20
Ask price 929.40 Prev close 929.00
High price 948.40 Spread 0.04%
Low price 914.00 Volume 4,247,028

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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) 929.00 Net Gearing (%) 42.46
Market Capitalisation (£m) 7,187.38 Gross Gearing (%) 49.02
Shares in issue (m) 781.07 Debt Ratio 35.88
P/E Ratio 18.44 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.58
Total dividends per share (p) 17.00 Assets / Equity Ratio 1.96
Dividend Yield (%) 1.90 Price to book value 1.79
Dividend cover (x) 2.85 ROCE (%) 6.71
Earning per share (p) 49.90 EPS Growth (%) 117.40
52 week high / low 973.20 / 651.00 DPS Growth (%) -67.31

Pearson Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
01/10/2018 BUY Vivienne Cox NED 241
01/10/2018 BUY Elizabeth Corley NED 1,588
01/10/2018 BUY Tim Score NED 2,396
01/10/2018 BUY Lincoln Wallen NED 446
02/07/2018 BUY Vivienne Cox NED 245

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Pearson Company News

14:56 15/11/2018

Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 5242H Pearson PLC 15 November 2018   TR-1: S tandard form for notification of major holdings   NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR HOLDINGS (to be sent to the relevant issuer and to the FCA in Microsoft Word format if possible) i...

10:46 12/11/2018

Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 0603H Pearson PLC 12 November 2018   TR-1: S tandard form for notification of major holdings   NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR HOLDINGS (to be sent to the relevant issuer and to the FCA in Microsoft Word format if possible) i...

10:22 09/11/2018

Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 9142G Pearson PLC 09 November 2018   TR-1: S tandard form for notification of major holdings   NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR HOLDINGS (to be sent to the relevant issuer and to the FCA in Microsoft Word format if possible) i...

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