Pearson Share Price (PSON)

946.30 +0.50 (+0.05%) delayed: 12:19PM GMT
Bid price 946.00 Open price 944.60
Ask price 946.60 Prev close 945.80
High price 949.20 Spread 0.06%
Low price 938.80 Volume 420,040

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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) 946.30 Net Gearing (%) 42.46
Market Capitalisation (£m) 7,299.90 Gross Gearing (%) 49.02
Shares in issue (m) 781.07 Debt Ratio 35.88
P/E Ratio 18.73 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 1.82
Dividend cover (x) 2.85 ROCE (%) 6.71
Earning per share (p) 49.90 EPS Growth (%) 117.40
52 week high / low 981.20 / 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

09:11 13/12/2018

Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 3796K Pearson PLC 13 December 2018   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: Pearson...

09:24 11/12/2018

Holding(s) in Company

RNS Number : 0966K Pearson PLC 11 December 2018   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: Pearson...

10:07 03/12/2018

Total Voting Rights

RNS Number : 2114J Pearson PLC 03 December 2018   PEARSON PLC (the "Company")   Voting Rights and Capital     As at close of business on 30 November 2018, the Company had 781,072,200 ordinary shares of 25p each admitted to trading.  Each ordinary share...

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