The Company is a global publishing company with its principal operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets.


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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about Pearson.
Current Price: $9.80
Prev Close: $9.92
Open: $9.83
Bid: $9.79
Ask: $9.80
Day's Range: $9.73 - $9.84
52wk Range: $8.99 - $13.20
Volume: 345,384
Avg Vol 469,199
Market Cap: $8B
P/E (ttm): -15.50
EPS (ttm): ($0.64)
Div & Yield: $0.55 (7.3%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Pearson.
CAPS Rating 2 out of 5
 
108 Outperform
18 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
26 Outperform
5 Underperform

How do you think Pearson will perform against the market?



You pick for Pearson is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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CEO Rating

The single most important factor in a company's success is the team that's leading the company.

John Fallon, CEO

24% Approve

Based on 683 Ratings

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Pearson.

The Company is a global publishing company with its principal operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets.

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: Media