Pearson plc  

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+2.98 (0.31%)
Jul 28 - Close
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Range 969.90 - 984.50
52 week 644.50 - 1,227.00
Open 977.00
Vol / Avg. 2.35M/3.43M
Mkt cap 8.01B*
P/E     -
Div/yield 34.00*
EPS -0.43*
Shares 821.64M
Beta     -
Inst. own     -
Jul 29, 2016
Half Year 2016 Pearson PLC Earnings Call - 8:30AM GMT+1 - Add to calendar
Jul 29, 2016
Half Year 2016 Pearson PLC Earnings Release - 7:00AM GMT+1 - Add to calendar
Jun 17, 2016
Pearson PLC Investor Day

Key stats and ratios

Q4 (Dec '15) 2015
Net profit margin -11.81% -7.88%
Operating margin -12.64% -9.04%
EBITD margin - 17.44%
Return on average assets -4.83% -3.06%
Return on average equity -9.22% -5.68%
Employees 37,265 -
CDP Score - 76 C


80 Strand
United Kingdom - Map
+44-20-70102000 (Phone)
+44-20-70106060 (Fax)

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External links

Analyst Estimates - BusinessWeek
Options - MarketWatch
Director Dealings - Yahoo Finance


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.

Officers and directors

Sidney Taurel Chairman of the Board
Age: 67
John Fallon Chief Executive officer, Executive Director
Age: 53
Coram Williams Chief Financial Officer
Age: 41
David O'Connor Chief Operating Officer
Tom Waldron Vice President, Investor Relations
Stephen Jones Company Secretary
Tim Score Non-Executive Director
Age: 54
Elizabeth Corley Independent Non-Executive Director
Age: 60
Vivienne Cox Senior Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 56
Joshua Lewis Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 52