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Pearson Share Price

PSON 843.4p 4.8  0.6%
18/04/19 2.00k
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Last ex-div: 4th Apr, paid: 10th May more... Dividends
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Book Value ps p -3.7%

FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2018, Pearson plc revenues decreased 9% to £4.13B. Net income before extraordinary items increased 47% to £588M. Revenues reflect Growth segment decrease of 30% to £539M, North America segment decrease of 5% to £2.78B, Core segment decrease of 1% to £806M, Asia Pacific segment decrease of 29% to £455M, USA segment decrease of 5% to £2.63B, Other Countries segment decrease of 9% to £298M. more »

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31st Dec 2019
31st Dec 2020

Price Target: 8.08
(-4.21% below Price)
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Est. Long Term Growth Rate: -3.3% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 4 5 6 2 0

Named Brokers and Analysts
Bank of America Merrill Lynch Daniel Kerven , Deutsche Bank Chris Collett , Jefferies , Credit Suisse - North America Joseph Barnet-Lamb , Morgan Stanley Patrick Wellington , Citi Thomas Singlehurst , Investec Bank (UK) Plc , Goldman Sachs Research Katherine Tait , UBS Equities , Panmure Gordon Jonathan Helliwell , Numis Securities Gareth Davies , Macquarie Research Timothy Nollen , Societe Generale Simon Baker , JPMorgan Daniel Kerven , Berenberg Sarah Simon , Kepler Cheuvreux Conor O'Shea, CFA , Barclays Nick Dempsey , Shore Capital Stockbrokers Roderick Davidson , Morningstar, Inc. Michael Field , Liberum Ian Whittaker , Alphavalue Véronique Cabioc'h ,

Profile Summary

Pearson plc (Pearson) is a learning company. The Company delivers learning through providing a range of educational products and services to institutions, governments, professional bodies and individual learners. The Company operates through three segments, which include North America, Core and Growth. The Company's North America segment includes Assessments and Services businesses in the United States and Canada. The Company's Core segment includes Assessments and Services businesses in more mature markets including the United Kingdom, Australia and Italy. The Company's Growth segment includes Assessments and Services businesses in emerging markets including Brazil, China, India and South Africa. The Company provides content, assessment and digital services to schools, colleges and universities, as well as professional and vocational education to learners to help increase their skills and employability prospects.

Directors: Sidney Taurel (CHM) 70, John Fallon (CEO) 57, Coram Williams (CFO) 45, Tim Bozik (CEX) , Rod Bristow (CEX) , Kevin Capitani (CEX) , Giovanni Giovannelli (CEX) , Deirdre Latour (CEX) , Bob Whelan (CEX) , Albert Hitchcock (COO) , Elizabeth Corley (NID) 63, Vivienne Cox (NID) 59, Josh Lewis (NID) 56, Linda Lorimer (NID) 66, Michael Lynton (NID) 59,

No. of Employees: 24,322 No. of Shareholders: n/a


Last Annual December 31st, 2018
Last Interim December 31st, 2018
Incorporated August 12, 1897
Public Since August 13, 1969
Shares in Issue 781,415,057
Free Float 777.0m (99.4%)

PSON Share Price Performance PSON Share Price Quote
843.4p
4.8  0.6%
Traded 5:05pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 2.00k

Latest PSON News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming PSON Events
Friday 26th April, 2019
Q1 2019 Pearson PLC Trading Statement Release
Friday 26th April, 2019
Pearson PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Monday 22nd July, 2019 (estimate)
Half Year 2019 Pearson PLC Earnings Release

Recent ↓
Thursday 4th April, 2019
Dividend For PSON.L
Thursday 4th April, 2019
Dividend For PSO.N
Thursday 4th April, 2019
Dividend For PSO.BA
Friday 22nd February, 2019
Full Year 2018 Pearson PLC Earnings Presentation
Friday 22nd February, 2019
Full Year 2018 Pearson PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 16th January, 2019
Q4 2018 Pearson PLC Trading Statement Call
Wednesday 16th January, 2019
Q4 2018 Pearson PLC Trading Statement Release
Wednesday 17th October, 2018
Q3 2018 Pearson PLC Trading Statement Call
Wednesday 17th October, 2018
Q3 2018 Pearson PLC Trading Statement Release
Thursday 16th August, 2018
Dividend For PSON.L
Thursday 16th August, 2018
Dividend For PSO.N
Thursday 16th August, 2018
Dividend For PSO.BA
Friday 27th July, 2018
Half Year 2018 Pearson PLC Earnings Call
Friday 27th July, 2018
Half Year 2018 Pearson PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 24th May, 2018
Pearson PLC at Berenberg USA Conference
Friday 4th May, 2018
Pearson PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Friday 4th May, 2018
Q1 2018 Pearson PLC Trading Statement Call
Friday 4th May, 2018
Q1 2018 Pearson PLC Trading Statement Release
Thursday 5th April, 2018
Dividend For PSON.L
Thursday 5th April, 2018
Dividend For PSO.N


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