Pearson Share Price (PSON)

908.80 -1.00 (-0.11%) delayed: 1:32AM BST
Bid price 908.80 Open price 915.00
Ask price 909.40 Prev close 908.80
High price 919.20 Spread 0.07%
Low price 908.80 Volume 2,534,714

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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) 908.80 Net Gearing (%) 42.46
Market Capitalisation (£m) 7,102.57 Gross Gearing (%) 49.02
Shares in issue (m) 780.67 Debt Ratio 35.88
P/E Ratio 18.23 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.58
Total dividends per share (p) 17.00 Assets / Equity Ratio 1.96
Dividend Yield (%) 1.87 Price to book value 1.77
Dividend cover (x) 2.94 ROCE (%) 6.71
Earning per share (p) 49.90 EPS Growth (%) 117.40
52 week high / low 929.80 / 563.00 DPS Growth (%) -67.31

Pearson Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
02/07/2018 BUY Vivienne Cox NED 245
02/07/2018 BUY Elizabeth Corley NED 1,074
02/07/2018 BUY Tim Score NED 2,431
02/07/2018 BUY Lincoln Wallen NED 452
03/04/2018 BUY Vivienne Cox NED 303

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Pearson Company News

09:10 12/07/2018

Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Pearson PLC

Deutsche Bank today reaffirms its sell investment rating on Pearson PLC (LON:PSON) and raised its price target to 575p (from 525p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk

13:23 04/07/2018

Statement re Additional Listing

RNS Number : 6126T Pearson PLC 04 July 2018   Pearson plc (the "Company") Additional Listing     04 July 2018     Application has been made to The UK Listing Authority and The London Stock Exchange for block listings totalling 3,000,000 Ordinary...

11:10 03/07/2018

Broker Forecast - Kepler Cheuvreux issues a broker note on Pearson PLC

Kepler Cheuvreux today reaffirms its hold investment rating on Pearson PLC (LON:PSON) and raised its price target to 865p (from 725p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Broker Forecasts data provided by www.sharesmagazine.co.uk

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Pearson now firmly in the digital age (PSON)

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