Pearson (PSON)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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

Growth Ratings

EPS Growth shows the relative growth of a company's earnings over the last year.

The rise in total monies receivable for goods / services sold before expenses.

1yr EPS Growth
58.90% above the market average58.90% above the market average58.90% above the market average58.90% above the market average58.90% above the market average
60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average60.00% above the sector average
1yr Revenue Growth
18.53% below the market average18.53% below the market average18.53% below the market average18.53% below the market average18.53% below the market average
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Income Ratings

The percentage of the share price that a company pays out as dividends over a year.

The percentage change from the previous year in the dividend paid on each share.

Dividend Yield
6.1% below the market average6.1% below the market average6.1% below the market average6.1% below the market average6.1% below the market average
86.67% above the sector average86.67% above the sector average86.67% above the sector average86.67% above the sector average86.67% above the sector average
1yr DPS Growth Not Available

Valuation Ratings

The share price as a ratio of revenue per share.

The share price as a ratio of net asset value.

Price Sales Ratio
38.5% below the market average38.5% below the market average38.5% below the market average38.5% below the market average38.5% below the market average
11.63% below the sector average11.63% below the sector average11.63% below the sector average11.63% below the sector average11.63% below the sector average
Price Book Ratio
3.08% above the market average3.08% above the market average3.08% above the market average3.08% above the market average3.08% above the market average
28.00% above the sector average28.00% above the sector average28.00% above the sector average28.00% above the sector average28.00% above the sector average

Performance Ratings

In percentage total change in share price over 30 days.

In percentage total change in share price over 3 months.

Price Chg 30d
1.9% below the market average1.9% below the market average1.9% below the market average1.9% below the market average1.9% below the market average
17.24% above the sector average17.24% above the sector average17.24% above the sector average17.24% above the sector average17.24% above the sector average
Price Chg 3m
27.73% above the market average27.73% above the market average27.73% above the market average27.73% above the market average27.73% above the market average
6.90% above the sector average6.90% above the sector average6.90% above the sector average6.90% above the sector average6.90% above the sector average

Technical Ratings

The Relative Strength Index measures a share price relative to itself and its recent history.

Momentum is an oscillator that measures the rate of price change.

RSI
28.63% above the market average28.63% above the market average28.63% above the market average28.63% above the market average28.63% above the market average
25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average
Momentum 20
60.73% above the market average60.73% above the market average60.73% above the market average60.73% above the market average60.73% above the market average
39.29% above the sector average39.29% above the sector average39.29% above the sector average39.29% above the sector average39.29% above the sector average

Management Ratings

Operating Margin is profit as a percentage of sales.

Return on capital employed measures the return from invested and borrowed capital.

Operating Margin
25.75% above the market average25.75% above the market average25.75% above the market average25.75% above the market average25.75% above the market average
69.23% above the sector average69.23% above the sector average69.23% above the sector average69.23% above the sector average69.23% above the sector average
ROCE
17.47% above the market average17.47% above the market average17.47% above the market average17.47% above the market average17.47% above the market average
58.33% below the sector average58.33% below the sector average58.33% below the sector average58.33% below the sector average58.33% below the sector average

Profitability Ratings

Earnings per share, the company's profitability expressed on a per share basis.

Analysts' estimates of future EPS for the next 2 years.

EPS
78.66% above the market average78.66% above the market average78.66% above the market average78.66% above the market average78.66% above the market average
89.29% above the sector average89.29% above the sector average89.29% above the sector average89.29% above the sector average89.29% above the sector average
Forecast EPS
37.19% above the market average37.19% above the market average37.19% above the market average37.19% above the market average37.19% above the market average
44.00% above the sector average44.00% above the sector average44.00% above the sector average44.00% above the sector average44.00% above the sector average

Profit/Loss Ratings

Monies produced from sales of goods and services after trade discounts, VAT, etc.

Operating Profit is the profit after deducting operating costs from gross profits.

Turnover
88.95% above the market average88.95% above the market average88.95% above the market average88.95% above the market average88.95% above the market average
92.59% above the sector average92.59% above the sector average92.59% above the sector average92.59% above the sector average92.59% above the sector average
Operating Profit Loss
91.94% above the market average91.94% above the market average91.94% above the market average91.94% above the market average91.94% above the market average
96.43% above the sector average96.43% above the sector average96.43% above the sector average96.43% above the sector average96.43% above the sector average

Balance Sheet Ratings

The difference between current assets and current liabilities.

A current asset representing the company's financial liquidity.

Assets
91.12% above the market average91.12% above the market average91.12% above the market average91.12% above the market average91.12% above the market average
96.36% above the sector average96.36% above the sector average96.36% above the sector average96.36% above the sector average96.36% above the sector average
Cash
91.82% above the market average91.82% above the market average91.82% above the market average91.82% above the market average91.82% above the market average
96.43% above the sector average96.43% above the sector average96.43% above the sector average96.43% above the sector average96.43% above the sector average

Director Deal Ratings

The cumulative amount of stocks sold by company directors over 1 year

The cumulative amount of stocks bought by company directors over 1 year

Sells 1y
56.83% below the market average56.83% below the market average56.83% below the market average56.83% below the market average56.83% below the market average
77.78% below the sector average77.78% below the sector average77.78% below the sector average77.78% below the sector average77.78% below the sector average
Buys 1y
93.50% above the market average93.50% above the market average93.50% above the market average93.50% above the market average93.50% above the market average
94.59% above the sector average94.59% above the sector average94.59% above the sector average94.59% above the sector average94.59% above the sector average

Broker Ratings

The percentage of stockbrokers that rate the company as a Buy

The percentage of stockbrokers that rate the company as a Hold

Brokers Percent Buy
94.55% below the market average94.55% below the market average94.55% below the market average94.55% below the market average94.55% below the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average
Brokers Percent Neutral
5.32% above the market average5.32% above the market average5.32% above the market average5.32% above the market average5.32% above the market average
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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 867.80
52 Week Low 484.00
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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