Pearson PLC (PSON.L)

PSON.L on London Stock Exchange

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PSON.L

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Pearson plc (Pearson) is an international education and media company. The Company has operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets. The Company creates and manages intellectual property, which it promotes and sells to its customers under brand names, to inform, educate and entertain. It... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.66
Market Cap(Mil.): £8,883.08
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 820.99
Dividend: 18.00
Yield (%): 4.81

Financials

  PSON.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 46.37 25.09 19.06
EPS (TTM): 0.23 -- --
ROI: 2.18 6.61 12.16
ROE: 3.47 9.68 15.55
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U.S. gives antitrust approval to Nikkei's purchase of Financial Times

WASHINGTON - Japan's Nikkei media group won U.S. antitrust approval for its $1.3 billion purchase of the Financial Times from Britain's Pearson PLC, the Federal Trade Commission said on Wednesday.

02 Sep 2015

U.S. gives antitrust approval to Nikkei's purchase of Financial Times

WASHINGTON, Sept 2 - Japan's Nikkei media group won U.S. antitrust approval for its $1.3 billion purchase of the Financial Times from Britain's Pearson PLC, the Federal Trade Commission said on Wednesday.

02 Sep 2015

Bertelsmann open to increasing stake in Penguin Random House

FRANKFURT - German media group Bertelsmann will consider raising its stake in book publisher Penguin Random House, it said on Monday, now that shares in the joint venture with Pearson could come on the market.

31 Aug 2015

UPDATE 2-Bertelsmann open to increasing stake in Penguin Random House

* Hawkins' "Girl on the Train" sells more than 4.5 mln copies

31 Aug 2015

BRIEF-Bertelsmann would mull upping stake in Penguin Random House

* CEO says not interested in parts of News Corp's education business

31 Aug 2015

Agnelli family lifts stake in The Economist as Pearson sells out

LONDON - Britain's Pearson brought an end to its near 60-year ownership of The Economist on Wednesday, agreeing to sell its 50 percent stake in a deal that makes Italy's Agnelli family the largest shareholder in the weekly title.

13 Aug 2015

PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - Aug 13

Aug 13 - The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

13 Aug 2015

Agnelli family lifts stake in The Economist as Pearson sells out

LONDON - Britain's Pearson brought an end to its near 60-year ownership of The Economist on Wednesday, agreeing to sell its 50 percent stake in a deal that makes Italy's Agnelli family the largest shareholder in the weekly title. | Video

12 Aug 2015

UPDATE 2-Agnelli family lifts stake in The Economist as Pearson sells out

* The Economist says deal ensures editorial independence (Adds background, details)

12 Aug 2015

Exor ups stake in The Economist to 43.4 percent for 287 million pounds

MILAN - Exor, the holding company of Italy's Agnelli family, has increased its stake in The Economist Group to 43.4 percent

12 Aug 2015

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