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Current Price:  
643.50p
on 21-07-2017 at 17:04:26
Change:   1.50p rise 0.23 %
Buy:   644.00p
Sell:   642.00p
   

Pearson Plc (PSON) is an inter media company with world leading businesses in education, business information and consumer publishing. Its businesses goals are to educate, entertain and inform. With 30,000 employees in 60 countries, its businesses resource a growing demand for knowledge and share a common aim of helping customers to live and learn. Listed on the London and New York stock exchanges, it is reported that in 2007 it had sales of £4, 218 million and an operating profit of £634 million with approximately 60% of its sales being generated in the US.

The education sector brings together world leaders in publishing, including the Financial Times Publishing, Penguin, Dorling Kindersley and Longman, whilst business information and media services are provided by the Financial Times Publishing Group. Pearson plc has shown remarkable growth from being the world's largest book publisher to providing a range of services, including testing education software, providing data for financial sectors and resourcing public information systems for government departments.

Share prices peaked at almost 700p in September 2008 but have since experienced a rocky ride with prices now being 625p (January 2009). It is expected that during 2009 Pearson's businesses will be resilient in the face of global economic conditions, due to the strength and breadth of their education sector.

Despite the erratic economic climate, Pearson reports that its businesses have either achieved or exceeded the company's guidance for 2008. The company witnessed good all round growth in its education businesses and especially with their testing businesses in US higher education and international education.

Pearson plc is clearly a company that embodies the notion that learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.

Pearson (PSON, PSON.L, LON:PSON) Price Details (LSE MAIN Listed Equity)
Last Trade: Buy 7,050 at 643.54p Days Range: 640.00 - 645.50p
Day's Volume: 1,994,267 52wk Range: 573.00 - 974.00p
Last Close: 643.50p Market Capitalisation:* £ 5.30 bn
Open: 643.50p VWAP: 643.24p
ISIN: GB0006776081 Shares in Issue: 823.00 m
Sector:  Media    Listed in:  UK All SharesEuropean first 300UK 100UK 350

Liberum Identifies Potentially Underperforming FTSE 100 Companies

News - Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Analysts at Liberum have identified a list of companies that they believe may be at risk of underperforming. The broker has studied the FTSE 100 companies, to identify the ones that it refers to as ‘sinners’.

FTSE Makes Modest Gains on Burberry Strength

News - Wednesday, July 12, 2017

After a difficult day of trading on Tuesday, the FTSE 100 made some gains on Wednesday, recovering from those losses thanks to the strength of Pearson and M&S.

Buy/SellVolumePriceTrade CodeTrade TypeTrade Time
Buy7050643.54p317540157196685376Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:03:18 - 21/07
Buy100643.95p436388430358859840Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:03:20 - 21/07
Buy4918643.09p0Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:02:03 - 21/07
Buy5645.00p38025951705124928Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication16:48:56 - 21/07
Buy100643.50p1705759821882606PT16:39:56 - 21/07
Buy100643.50p1705759821882603PT16:39:38 - 21/07
Time period :  to     Frequency :    
Date Open High Low Close Volume
21 Jul 2017 (Fri) 643.50 645.50 640.00 643.50 1,994,267
20 Jul 2017 (Thu) 641.00 643.50 634.00 642.00 2,069,332
19 Jul 2017 (Wed) 629.00 641.00 626.50 640.50 2,740,146
18 Jul 2017 (Tue) 629.50 634.00 624.50 630.00 2,475,842
17 Jul 2017 (Mon) 635.00 636.00 623.50 631.50 2,844,048
14 Jul 2017 (Fri) 637.50 639.50 631.00 635.50 3,078,645
13 Jul 2017 (Thu) 623.00 631.50 612.00 629.00 4,638,302
12 Jul 2017 (Wed) 650.00 650.00 617.50 624.00 7,562,415
11 Jul 2017 (Tue) 700.00 713.00 633.00 655.00 11,319,577
10 Jul 2017 (Mon) 686.50 697.50 686.50 690.50 1,585,897
7 Jul 2017 (Fri) 687.50 690.50 681.00 685.50 1,730,678
6 Jul 2017 (Thu) 691.50 697.50 685.50 691.00 2,229,962
5 Jul 2017 (Wed) 689.50 691.50 685.50 691.50 1,959,115
4 Jul 2017 (Tue) 685.50 694.00 685.00 687.50 1,108,700
3 Jul 2017 (Mon) 692.00 696.00 685.50 687.50 2,073,537
30 Jun 2017 (Fri) 694.00 702.00 690.00 691.50 2,360,025
29 Jun 2017 (Thu) 704.50 706.50 691.00 695.00 2,168,765
28 Jun 2017 (Wed) 705.50 712.00 700.00 703.00 1,829,587
27 Jun 2017 (Tue) 703.50 709.00 698.50 706.00 1,798,475
26 Jun 2017 (Mon) 712.50 715.50 704.00 704.00 1,276,586
23 Jun 2017 (Fri) 705.00 711.00 704.00 710.00 1,077,359
22 Jun 2017 (Thu) 711.50 715.00 706.50 706.50 1,525,950
21 Jun 2017 (Wed) 711.50 714.00 704.50 711.50 2,287,870

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