Pearson PLC (PSON.L)

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PSON.L

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Pearson plc (Pearson) is an education company. The Company provides a range of education products and services to institutions, governments and direct to individual learners, working to help people of all ages make measurable progress in their lives through learning. Pearson provides learning materials, places of learning,... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.82
Market Cap(Mil.): £10,986.43
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 819.88
Dividend: 17.00
Yield (%): 3.66

Financials

  PSON.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 41.00 53.36 18.52
EPS (TTM): 0.33 -- --
ROI: 2.93 15.66 16.31
ROE: 4.68 17.82 20.41
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UPDATE 2-Pearson expects to return to growth this year

* Shares up three percent (Adds analyst comment, share price)

21 Jan 2015

Pearson expects to grow in 2015 after solid end to 2014

LONDON, Jan 21 - Britain's Pearson said it expected to grow its earnings in 2015 after solid growth in its North American higher education business helped it bring an end to a turbulent two-year period of restructuring and profit downgrades.

21 Jan 2015

Bloomberg News names Economist editor to replace Winkler

NEW YORK/LONDON - Billionaire news and information mogul Michael Bloomberg replaced the founding editor at his eponymous news service with Economist Editor-in-chief John Micklethwait, moving aggressively to broaden the one-time financial newswire beyond its core Wall Street audience.

10 Dec 2014

Barnes & Noble to buy Microsoft's stake in Nook business

Dec 4 - Bookseller Barnes & Noble Inc said it would buy Microsoft Corp's 17 percent stake in its Nook business, comprising e-readers, e-books and college bookstores.

04 Dec 2014

Under-pressure Pearson hits out at Leicester fans

REUTERS - Leicester City fans should stay at home if they are not prepared to support the Premier League's bottom club during a dismal run of form, manager Nigel Pearson said following their 3-1 home defeat by Liverpool on Tuesday.

03 Dec 2014

Soccer-Under-pressure Pearson hits out at Leicester fans

Dec 3 - Leicester City fans should stay at home if they are not prepared to support the Premier League's bottom club during a dismal run of form, manager Nigel Pearson said following their 3-1 home defeat by Liverpool on Tuesday.

03 Dec 2014

Apple hops on board Obama program to wire up schools

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc plans to dole out $100 million in grants to U.S. schools as part of the Obama administration's "ConnectED" program, targeting those that lack access to education technology and reliable broadband Internet.

28 Oct 2014

Apple hops on board Obama program to wire up schools

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 27 - Apple Inc plans to dole out $100 million in grants to U.S. schools as part of the Obama administration's "ConnectED" program, targeting those that lack access to education technology and reliable broadband Internet.

28 Oct 2014

BRIEF-Pearson CFO to step down before end of 2015

* Chief financial officer to stand down in 2015 after 10 years service

24 Oct 2014

Pearson posts flat nine-month revenue, CFO to step down

LONDON, Oct 24 - British education and media group Pearson posted flat underlying revenue for the nine months to end-September, a result it said showed the company was performing competitively in difficult markets.

24 Oct 2014

Earnings vs. Estimates

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