Pearson (PSON)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

843.80p
   
  • Change Today:
      4.40p
  • 52 Week High: 867.80p
  • 52 Week Low: 484.00p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 756.24m
  • Volume: 998,045
  • Market Cap: 6,381m
  • RiskGrade: 238

Financial Analysis

Select chart: EPS | Dividend | Revenue

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 3,455.41 313.18 33.28p 25.4 n/a -19% 20.06p 2.3%
31-Dec-22 3,581.03 374.93 39.57p 21.3 1.1 +19% 20.90p 2.4%

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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 1.35

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 843.80p
Change Today 4.40p
% Change 0.52 %
52 Week High 867.80p
52 Week Low 484.00p
Volume 998,045
Shares Issued 756.24m
Market Cap 6,381m
RiskGrade 238

Pearson Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
58.79% below the market average58.79% below the market average58.79% below the market average58.79% below the market average58.79% below the market average
28.57% above the sector average28.57% above the sector average28.57% above the sector average28.57% above the sector average28.57% above the sector average
Price Trend
1.15% below the market average1.15% below the market average1.15% below the market average1.15% below the market average1.15% 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
16.97% above the market average16.97% above the market average16.97% above the market average16.97% above the market average16.97% above the market average
54.55% above the sector average54.55% above the sector average54.55% above the sector average54.55% above the sector average54.55% above the sector average
Growth
4.47% below the market average4.47% below the market average4.47% below the market average4.47% below the market average4.47% below the market average
11.11% below the sector average11.11% below the sector average11.11% below the sector average11.11% below the sector average11.11% 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 29-Jul-2021

Time Volume / Share Price
16:45 812 @ 845.00p
16:45 812 @ 845.00p
16:36 1,944 @ 843.80p
16:36 1,048 @ 843.80p
16:35 546,702 @ 843.80p

Pearson Key Personnel

Chair Sidney Taurel
CEO Andy Bird

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