LON:PSON - Pearson Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 827 -1.40 (-0.17 %) (As of 03/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 828.40Today's RangeGBX 825.40 - GBX 835.6052-Week RangeGBX 730.40 - GBX 1,030Volume1.77 million shsAverage Volume4.52 million shsMarket Capitalization£6.41 billionP/E Ratio10.95Dividend Yield3.13%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Pearson (LON:PSON) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.12 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Pearson in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 738.27The high price target for PSON is GBX 880 and the low price target for PSON is GBX 550. There are currently 7 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHoldConsensus Rating Score: 1.501.501.621.67Ratings Breakdown: 7 Sell Rating(s)4 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)7 Sell Rating(s)4 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)7 Sell Rating(s)4 Hold Rating(s)2 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)8 Sell Rating(s)4 Hold Rating(s)3 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: GBX 738.27GBX 756GBX 742.23GBX 723.20Pearson (LON:PSON) Consensus Price Target History Pearson (LON:PSON) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails3/7/2019UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutralGBX 8503/6/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSell2/26/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetUnderweightGBX 830 ➝ GBX 8052/25/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSellGBX 6002/25/2019Deutsche BankReiterated RatingSellGBX 6502/19/2019Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetSellGBX 663 ➝ GBX 6822/18/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold1/17/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 890 ➝ GBX 8501/14/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 815 ➝ GBX 88012/6/2018Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold10/17/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellGBX 5597/25/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy3/9/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 615 ➝ GBX 7851/26/2018Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 96010/18/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 523 ➝ GBX 5419/27/2017BNP ParibasUpgradeOutperformGBX 7007/11/2017InvestecReiterated RatingHold5/15/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 600 ➝ GBX 790(Data available from 3/18/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 3/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Swap?