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India

Pearson PLC (PSON.L)

PSON.L on London Stock Exchange

918.00GBp
8:01pm IST
Change (% chg)

1.00 (+0.11%)
Prev Close
917.00
Open
919.00
Day's High
919.20
Day's Low
914.40
Volume
986,488
Avg. Vol
3,595,415
52-wk High
973.20
52-wk Low
563.00

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2018 Jun '18 1,865.00 0.241
FY 2017 Dec '17 2,466.00 0.515
Jun '17 2,047.00 -0.021
FY 2016 Dec '16 2,686.00 -2.598
Jun '16 1,866.00 -0.271
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofBritish Pounds
**Note: Units in British Pounds

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Year Ending Dec-18 16 4,150.18 4,486.00 3,672.31 4,501.83
Year Ending Dec-19 16 4,135.86 4,432.00 3,704.67 4,562.83
Earnings (per share)
Year Ending Dec-18 18 50.35 54.10 44.50 49.08
Year Ending Dec-19 18 56.19 67.40 44.80 55.38
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 2.11 9.64 -7.00 -3.31
Sales and Profit Figures in British Pound (GBP);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) -- 23.34 19.05
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 48.31 57.25 33.46
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 36.90 19.39 13.03
Beta 0.53 0.66 1.28
Price to Sales (TTM) 1.09 2.15 1.96
Price to Book (MRQ) 1.31 1.81 2.32
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 7.50 1.23 2.92
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) -- 15.59 13.63
% Owned Institutions -- 2.99 0.39

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield -- 1.50 2.15
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 4.70 1.55 2.27
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 4.36 -1.50 8.36
Payout Ratio(TTM) -- 18.92 37.69

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 9.70 6.11 7.45
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 9.13 5.57 4.79
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -1.13 8.91 3.95
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 92.31 117.21 33.21
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -343.19 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 6.13 1.71
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 11.21 1.13 1.14

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 1.49 0.81 1.16
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.62 1.05 1.41
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 45.89 24.85 35.05
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 52.62 31.72 71.06
Interest Coverage (TTM) -- 12.29 5.02

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 54.07 58.18 23.39
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 55.09 55.64 22.68
EBITD Margin (TTM) 12.02 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 17.11 18.60 36.68
Operating Margin (TTM) -46.38 13.05 14.14
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -6.82 12.87 40.86
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) -47.77 13.60 16.53
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -8.32 12.98 43.45
Net Profit Margin (TTM) -45.02 8.75 14.02
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -8.22 8.47 40.19
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) -- 27.75 20.94
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 13.09 22.26

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 144,656 11,144,301 765,549,796
Net Income/Employee (TTM) -65,130 417,493 85,888,880
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 3.67 3.54 13.34
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 8.49 892.03 10.61
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.46 0.45 0.70

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) -20.62 2.21 6.36
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. -3.47 8.20 7.76
Return on Investment (TTM) -24.86 3.04 10.69
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. -4.28 11.21 12.60
Return on Equity (TTM) -40.96 4.43 12.84
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. -6.72 13.21 16.76
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 1.88 -3.52 -1.13
EPS (TTM) % -562.71 -- --
Dividend % 0.00 2.70 4.36
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Pearson PLC

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 7.42 5.22 99 41
13 Week -8.17 -10.56 44 12
26 Week -1.56 -4.37 99 21
52 Week -20.72 -26.85 29 19
YTD -23.09 -27.84 29 26
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 78.30%
# of Holders: 301
Total Shares Held: 611,536,707
3 Mo. Net Change: 13,347,143
# New Positions: 29
# Closed Positions: 25
# Increased Positions: 88
# Reduced Positions: 112
# Net Buyers: -24
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