Pearson (PSON)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

 725.60p
   
  • Change Today:
      0.000p
  • 52 Week High: 869.40
  • 52 Week Low: 484.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 756.75m
  • Volume: 1,200,822
  • Market Cap: 5,491m
  • RiskGrade: 238
  • Beta: 0.01

Financial Analysis

Select chart: EPS | Dividend | Revenue

Latest Interim/Quarterly

Period Ending Period Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS Dividend
30-Jun-21 Interim 1,597.00 4.00 10.50p 6.30p

Key Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-16 4,552.00 (2,557.00) 58.80p 13.9 n/a -16% 52.00p 6.4%
31-Dec-17 4,513.00 421.00 54.10p 13.6 n/a -8% 17.00p 2.3%
31-Dec-18 4,129.00 498.00 70.30p 13.3 0.4 +30% 18.50p 2.0%
31-Dec-19 3,869.00 232.00 34.00p 18.7 n/a -52% 19.50p 3.1%
31-Dec-20 3,397.00 354.00 41.00p 16.6 0.8 +21% 19.50p 2.9%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-21 3,438.10 314.53 33.49p 21.7 n/a -18% 20.10p 2.7%
31-Dec-22 3,597.87 377.83 40.41p 18.0 0.9 +21% 20.90p 2.8%

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Price / Earnings Data

5 Yr High 5 Yr Low 5 Yr Avg Curr / Avg
Latest 13.92 13.35 15.24 1.16

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

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Pearson Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 725.60p
Change Today 0.000p
% Change 0.00 %
52 Week High 869.40
52 Week Low 484.00
Volume 1,200,822
Shares Issued 756.75m
Market Cap 5,491m
Beta 0.01
RiskGrade 238

Pearson Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
22.32% below the market average22.32% below the market average22.32% below the market average22.32% below the market average22.32% below the market average
74.55% above the sector average74.55% above the sector average74.55% above the sector average74.55% above the sector average74.55% above the sector average
Price Trend
34.52% below the market average34.52% below the market average34.52% below the market average34.52% below the market average34.52% below the market average
51.72% below the sector average51.72% below the sector average51.72% below the sector average51.72% below the sector average51.72% below the sector average
Income
47.16% above the market average47.16% above the market average47.16% above the market average47.16% above the market average47.16% above the market average
90.48% above the sector average90.48% above the sector average90.48% above the sector average90.48% above the sector average90.48% above the sector average
Growth
5.32% below the market average5.32% below the market average5.32% below the market average5.32% below the market average5.32% below the market average
7.41% below the sector average7.41% below the sector average7.41% below the sector average7.41% below the sector average7.41% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 3
Buy 0
Neutral 4
Sell 1
Strong Sell 2
Total 10
neutral
Broker recommendations should not be taken as investment advice, and are provided by the authorised brokers listed on this page.

Pearson Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 12-Aug-21 25-Mar-21
Paid 20-Sep-21 07-May-21
Amount 6.30p 13.50p

Trades for 16-Sep-2021

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 520 @ 725.60p
16:35 16 @ 725.60p
16:35 838,877 @ 725.60p
16:29 3 @ 726.80p
16:29 33 @ 726.80p

Pearson Key Personnel

Chair Sidney Taurel
CEO Andy Bird

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