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pearson plc (PSORF) Snapshot

Open
$18.20
Previous Close
$18.20
Day High
$18.20
Day Low
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52 Week High
09/22/14 - $19.80
52 Week Low
03/3/14 - $17.00
Market Cap
14.9B
Average Volume 10 Days
773.8
EPS TTM
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Shares Outstanding
819.9M
EX-Date
08/13/14
P/E TM
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Dividend
$60.17
Dividend Yield
4.98%
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pearson plc (PSORF) Details

Pearson plc operates as a media and education company in the United Kingdom, other European countries, the United States, Canada, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates through North American Education, International Education, Professional, and FT Group segments. The company provides a range of products and services, such as curriculum textbooks and other learning materials; student assessments and testing services; and education technologies for educators and students from early education through elementary, middle and high schools, and higher education. It also publishes educational materials in local languages; English language teaching materials for children and adults; and online learning products, as well as offers testing, assessment, and qualification services. In addition, the company is involved in publishing, training, testing, and certification for professionals; publishes computer, information technology, and business titles; and offers electronic testing for regulatory and certification boards providing a suite of services from test development to test delivery and data management. Further, it offers a range of data, analysis, and services through various print, digital, and mobile channels to business people and financial institutions. The company publishes The Financial Times, an international daily business newspaper with five editions in the U.K., Continental Europe, the U.S., Asia-Pacific, and the Middle East; and operates FT.com, which sells content and advertising online, as well as publishes information on the retail, personal, and institutional finance industries. Additionally, it owns and operates schools. Pearson plc was founded in 1844 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

41,964 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/24/14
Founded in 1844

pearson plc (PSORF) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Director and Chief E...
Total Annual Compensation: 1.2M GBP
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: 886.0K GBP
Advisor
Total Annual Compensation: 908.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

pearson plc (PSORF) Key Developments

Pearson Provides Earnings Guidance for 2014 and 2015

Pearson expects to report 2014 results in line with the guidance it set out at the beginning of 2014 with adjusted operating profit and adjusted earnings per share expected to be approximately £720 million and 66 pence, respectively. The company's guidance range for 2015 adjusted earnings per share is 75 pence to 80 pence.

Pearson plc to Report ,2015 Sales/Trading Statement Results on Jan 21, 2015

Pearson plc announced that they will report , 2015 sales/trading statement results on Jan 21, 2015

Pearson plc Announces Board Changes

Pearson announced that Tim Score, who will join the company's board as a non-executive director on 1 January 2015, will also be appointed as a member of the audit and nomination committees with effect from the same date. The company further announced that John Fallon stepped down as a member of the nomination committee on 5 December 2014. The nomination committee will now be made up entirely of non-executive directors.

 

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Price/Cash Flow 12.5x
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