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Last €17.05 EUR
Change Today -0.247 / -1.43%
Volume 0.0
As of 11:27 AM 07/7/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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pearson plc (PES) Details

Pearson plc, a learning company, provides learning materials, technologies, assessments, and services for teachers and students worldwide. It operates through North America, Growth, and Core segments. The company offers early learning solutions that help educators and families to teach fundamental math and literacy skills; elementary and secondary imprints publish leading school programs in reading, literature, math, science, and social studies; digital instructional solutions for pre K-12, such as enVisionMATH and Miller-Levine Biology; learning, talent, and clinical assessment services; primary and secondary education services; and academic and vocational qualification services. It also provides higher education services comprising content and curriculum solutions; workforce education products; flexible workforce development solutions; data, analytics, and adaptive learning services; efficacy research services; and English learning with vocational teaching in engineering, IT, architecture, and health sectors. In addition, the company’s Financial Times (FT) group provides essential news, comment, data, and analysis to professionals. The FT group includes the FT newspaper and, Financial Publishing, FT Chinese, FT Labs, Medley Global Advisors, and the New York Institute of Finance. Further, the company offers computer based testing and assessment services; and English language learning solutions, including centre-based learning for consumers, online business English learning solutions, and institutional English language publications. The company was formerly known as S. Pearson & Son plc and changed its name to Pearson plc in June 1984. Pearson plc was founded in 1844 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

40,534 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/20/15
Founded in 1844

pearson plc (PES) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Director and Chief E...
Total Annual Compensation: 1.5M GBP
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: 918.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

pearson plc (PES) Key Developments

Pearson plc Proposes Final Dividend of 2014

At the AGM on 24 April 2015, Pearson plc is proposing a final dividend of 34 pence, giving a total dividend for 2014 of 51 pence, up 6%. For the 23rd consecutive year, the company has declared a dividend increase above the rate of inflation.

Pearson plc Announces Executive Changes

Pearson plc announced that Glen Moreno intends to step down from the board in the next twelve months, after more than nine years as Chairman. Pearson also announced that Sir David Arculus and Ken Hydon will step down from the Pearson board at annual general meeting to be held on April 24, 2015. Elizabeth Corley and Tim Score have been appointed to the board in the past twelve months, and succeed David and Ken as Chairs of the Remuneration and Audit committees respectively.

Pearson plc, Annual General Meeting, Apr 24, 2015

Pearson plc, Annual General Meeting, Apr 24, 2015., at 12:00 GMT Standard Time. Location: 8 Northumberland Avenue.


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Price/Book 1.7x
Price/Cash Flow 21.3x
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