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Pearson Price Target & Analyst Ratings (LON:PSON)

GBX 583.80
+2.20 (+0.38 %)
(As of 01/24/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 583.80
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 630.31
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 583.80
Volume2.37 million shs
Average Volume4.52 million shs
Market Capitalization£4.57 billion
P/E Ratio10.14
Dividend Yield1.85%

Analyst Ratings

Pearson (LON:PSON) Price Target and Consensus Rating

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 629.82The high price target for PSON is GBX 960 and the low price target for PSON is GBX 500. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 1.751.821.821.55
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
5 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
5 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
7 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 629.82GBX 707.60GBX 778.44GBX 737.33

Pearson (LON:PSON) Consensus Price Target History

Average Share Price and Price Target by Month

The chart below shows how a company's share price and consensus price target have changed over time. The dark blue line represents the company's actual price. The lighter blue line represents the stock's consensus price target. The even lighter blue range in the background of the two lines represents the low price target and the high price target for each stock.

Pearson (LON:PSON) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/24/2020Deutsche BankLower Price TargetHoldGBX 600 ➝ GBX 500
1/21/2020UBS GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 820 ➝ GBX 600
1/17/2020Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetSellGBX 566 ➝ GBX 518
1/17/2020Kepler Capital MarketsLower Price TargetHoldGBX 815 ➝ GBX 650
1/17/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetUnderweightGBX 620 ➝ GBX 520
1/16/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 950 ➝ GBX 860
1/16/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
1/15/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSell
1/15/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,000 ➝ GBX 960
1/14/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 680 ➝ GBX 590
1/13/2020Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSellGBX 525
12/5/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 675 ➝ GBX 655
10/17/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellGBX 559
1/26/2018Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 960
(Data available from 1/25/2018 forward)
This page was last updated on 1/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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