Pearson PLC (PSON.L)

PSON.L on London Stock Exchange

1,165.00GBp
21 Oct 2014
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28.00p (+2.46%)
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PSON.L

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Pearson plc (Pearson) is an international media and education company with its principal operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets. The Company delivers the content in a range of forms and through a variety of channels, including books, newspapers and online services. It offers services,... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.78
Market Cap (Mil.): £9,337.97
Shares Outstanding (Mil.): 819.84
Dividend: 17.00
Yield (%): 4.30

Financials

  PSON.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 34.85 46.29 15.70
EPS (TTM): 0.33 -- --
ROI: 2.93 5.72 16.44
ROE: 4.68 6.99 20.47
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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

Bertelsmann plans to increase Penguin Random House stake: Bloomberg

FRANKFURT - Germany's Bertelsmann plans to increase its stake in book publisher Penguin Random House as early as next year, Bloomberg News reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

07 Oct 2014

Commonwealth Games - Gold the best remedy for burdened Pearson

GLASGOW - After a week of controversy surrounding a feud with her coach, Australia’s Sally Pearson felt the weight of the world lifted from her shoulders as she raced to 100 metres hurdles gold at the Commonwealth Games on Friday.

02 Aug 2014

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Pearson profit dented by restructuring charges and currency

LONDON, July 25 - Publishing group Pearson posted a 41 percent slump in first-half profit, reflecting increased restructuring charges, currency movements and the impact on margins of the phasing of revenues into the second half.

25 Jul 2014

Pearson H1 profit falls on restructuring charges and currency

LONDON, July 25 - Publishing group Pearson posted a sharp fall in first-half profit, reflecting increased restructuring charges, currency movements and the impact on margins of the phasing of revenues.

25 Jul 2014

BRIEF-Pearson reiterates expectations for lower earnings outlook

* As expected, our first-half adjusted operating profit and adjusted eps will be lower this year than in 2013, primarily reflecting outlook given at our full-year results

27 Jun 2014

Barnes & Noble to spin off Nook business, focus on stores

- Barnes & Noble Inc said it would spin off its Nook tablets and college books business, letting go of the loss-making Nook e-reader business to focus on its book stores.

25 Jun 2014

UPDATE 2-Barnes & Noble to spin off Nook business, focus on stores

* Expects full-year bookstore sales to drop in low-single digits

25 Jun 2014

Barnes & Noble reports smaller loss, says to separate Nook Media

June 25 - Bookseller Barnes & Noble Inc reported a smaller quarterly loss and said it would separate its retail and Nook Media businesses, sending its shares up about 9 percent.

25 Jun 2014

Earnings vs. Estimates

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