About Pearson, PLC
Pearson plc (Pearson) is an international education and media company. The Company has operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets. The Company operates through three segments: North America, Core and Growth. The North American business serves educators and students in the United States and Canada from early education through elementary, middle and high schools and into higher education with a range of products and services, such as courseware, assessments and services. The core markets are the United Kingdom, Australia, Germany, France, the Benelux countries and Italy. The Company provides English language schools in China and Brazil; partner schools in Brazil and India; vocational and higher education institutions from Saudi Arabia to South Africa, as well as textbooks and educational software. The Company creates and manages intellectual property, which it promotes and sells to its customers under various brand names.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Consumer Discretionary
- Industry: Publishing - Books
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: PSO
Companies Related to Pearson, PLC:
- Previous Close: $8.19
- 50 Day Moving Average: $8.32
- 200 Day Moving Average: $9.67
- 52-Week Range: $815,000,000.00 - $7.04
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.88
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.00
- P/E Growth: -1.94
- Market Cap: $6.67B
- Outstanding Shares: 815,000,000
- Beta: 0.34
What is Pearson, PLC's stock symbol?
Pearson, PLC trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PSO."
How often does Pearson, PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Pearson, PLC?
Pearson, PLC declared a dividend on Tuesday, August 2nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.238 per share on Wednesday, September 21st. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 17th.
Who owns Pearson, PLC stock?
Pearson, PLC's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.39%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.19%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.02%), Comerica Bank (0.01%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.00%) and Elkfork Partners LLC (0.00%).
Who sold Pearson, PLC stock? Who is selling Pearson, PLC stock?
Pearson, PLC's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. and Osborn Williams & Donohoe LLC.
Who bought Pearson, PLC stock? Who is buying Pearson, PLC stock?
Pearson, PLC's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Elkfork Partners LLC, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Comerica Bank and Guggenheim Capital LLC.
How do I buy Pearson, PLC stock?
Shares of Pearson, PLC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Pearson, PLC stock cost?
One share of Pearson, PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.19.