Pearson plc  

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1,340.00
+19.00 (1.44%)
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Range 1,319.00 - 1,341.00
52 week 981.00 - 1,350.36
Open 1,325.00
Vol / Avg. 1.03M/2.36M
Mkt cap 11.01B*
P/E 41.00
Div/yield 17.00/3.66*
EPS 0.33*
Shares 819.88M
Beta     -
Inst. own     -
*GBP
Apr 24, 2015
Pearson PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting (Estimated) - 12:00PM GMT+1 - Add to calendar
Feb 27, 2015
Full Year 2014 Pearson PLC Earnings Release - 8:00AM GMT - Add to calendar
Jan 21, 2015
Pearson PLC Trading Statement Release
  

Key stats and ratios

Q2 (Jun '14) 2013
Net profit margin -1.27% 5.82%
Operating margin -1.81% 9.04%
EBITD margin - 17.77%
Return on average assets -0.48% 2.65%
Return on average equity -0.92% 5.16%
Employees 42,115 -
CDP Score - 72 B

Address

80 Strand
LONDON, WC2R 0RL
United Kingdom - Map
+44-20-70102000 (Phone)
+44-20-70106060 (Fax)

Website links

External links

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

Description

Pearson plc (Pearson) is an education company. The Company provides a range of education products and services to institutions, governments and direct to individual learners, working to help people of all ages make measurable progress in their lives through learning. Pearson provides learning materials, places of learning, technologies, assessments and services to teachers, professionals and students in order to help people everywhere aim higher and fulfill their true potential. Pearson's major revenue markets are North America (61% of sales during 2013), Core, which includes the United Kingdom, Italy and Australia (25%), and Growth, which includes Brazil, China and South Africa (15%). It also owns the Financial Times, 50% of The Economist and 47% of Penguin Random House.

Officers and directors

Glen R. Moreno Chairman of the Board
Age: 70
John Fallon Chief Executive officer, Executive Director
Age: 52
Robin Freestone Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
Age: 55
John C. Makinson Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Penguin Group
Age: 58
Philip J. Hoffman Company Secretary
Tim Score Non-Executive Director
David Arculus Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 68
Elizabeth Corley Independent Non-Executive Director
Age: 58
Vivienne Cox Senior Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 55
Ken J. Hydon Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 69