Pearson (PSON)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

837.20p
   
  • Change Today:
    -1.40p
  • 52 Week High: 867.80p
  • 52 Week Low: 484.00p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 756.24m
  • Volume: 793,363
  • Market Cap: £6,331m
  • RiskGrade: 238

Latest Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
30-Jun-21 Buy Sidney Taurel 838.98p 3,538 £29,683.25
30-Jun-21 Buy Linda Lorimer 838.98p 492 £4,127.80
30-Jun-21 Buy Lincoln Wallen 835.20p 472 £3,942.14
30-Jun-21 Buy Tim Score 835.20p 1,937 £16,177.82
30-Jun-21 Buy Graeme Pitkethly 835.20p 252 £2,104.70

Largest Deals (365 days)

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
22-Sep-20 Buy Andy Bird 495.35p 500,000 £2,476,768.49
23-Sep-20 Buy Andy Bird 510.50p 85,000 £433,925.00
31-Mar-21 Buy Vivienne Cox 27,500.00p 275 £75,625.00
31-Mar-21 Sell Sally Johnson 779.03p 7,205 £56,129.40
08-Mar-21 Buy Graeme Pitkethly 823.32p 6,075 £50,016.52

Director Shareholdings

Notifier Holding Value*
Andy Bird 586,437 £4,909,651
Sidney Taurel 230,751 £1,931,847
Tim Score 48,404 £405,238
Elizabeth Corley 36,960 £309,429
Linda Lorimer 14,859 £124,400
Lincoln Wallen 13,344 £111,716
Graeme Pitkethly 8,872 £74,276
Sally Johnson 8,539 £71,488
Sherry Coutu 6,031 £50,492

Major Shareholders

Notifier** Holding Value*
Lindsell Train Limited 83,184,962 £696,424,502
Schroders plc. 75,094,938 £628,694,821
Silchester International Investors LLP 75,051,050 £628,327,391
Ameriprise Financial, Inc. and its group 41,236,375 £345,230,932
Cevian Capital II GP Limited 40,623,241 £340,097,774
Majedie Asset Management Limited 39,063,539 £327,039,948
BlackRock Inc 38,185,825 £319,691,727
FIL Limited 25,309,204 £211,888,656
Libyan Investment Authority 24,431,000 £204,536,332
HRnetGroup Limited 1,786,027 £14,952,618

* Value is calculated by using the current share price multiplied by the amount held.
** Major Shareholders are individuals or institutions that own more than 3% of the company’s shares and have been reported in the annual accounts.

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.

 

Pearson Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 837.20p
Change Today -1.40p
% Change -0.17 %
52 Week High 867.80p
52 Week Low 484.00p
Volume 793,363
Shares Issued 756.24m
Market Cap £6,331m
RiskGrade 238

Pearson Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
58.14% below the market average58.14% below the market average58.14% below the market average58.14% below the market average58.14% below the market average
21.43% above the sector average21.43% above the sector average21.43% above the sector average21.43% above the sector average21.43% above the sector average
Price Trend
15.17% below the market average15.17% below the market average15.17% below the market average15.17% below the market average15.17% below the market average
37.93% below the sector average37.93% below the sector average37.93% below the sector average37.93% below the sector average37.93% below the sector average
Income
17.15% above the market average17.15% above the market average17.15% above the market average17.15% above the market average17.15% above the market average
63.64% above the sector average63.64% above the sector average63.64% above the sector average63.64% above the sector average63.64% above the sector average
Growth
4.4% below the market average4.4% below the market average4.4% below the market average4.4% below the market average4.4% below the market average
18.52% below the sector average18.52% below the sector average18.52% below the sector average18.52% below the sector average18.52% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 2
Buy 0
Neutral 4
Sell 1
Strong Sell 4
Total 11
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
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 25-Mar-21 13-Aug-20
Paid 07-May-21 21-Sep-20
Amount 13.50p 6.00p

Trades for 27-Jul-2021

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 306,223 @ 837.20p
16:29 5 @ 836.80p
16:29 3 @ 836.80p
16:29 3 @ 836.80p
16:29 1 @ 836.80p

Pearson Key Personnel

Chair Sidney Taurel
CEO Andy Bird

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