Pearson plc  

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52 week 981.00 - 1,360.00
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Vol / Avg. 0.00/2.27M
Mkt cap 9.99B*
P/E 37.46
Div/yield 17.00/4.00*
EPS 0.33*
Shares 819.86M
Beta     -
Inst. own     -
Oct 24, 2014
Nine Months 2014 Pearson PLC Interim Management Statement Release
Sep 17, 2014
Pearson PLC at Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference

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


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

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Pearson plc (Pearson) is an international media and education company with its principal operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets. The Company delivers the content in a range of forms and through a variety of channels, including books, newspapers and online services. It offers services, as well as content, from test creation, administration and processing to teacher development and school software. It operates in more than 70 countries worldwide, its major markets are the United States (55% of sales) and Europe (22% of sales). Pearson consists of three worldwide businesses: Pearson Education, The FT Group and The Penguin Group. Effective August 27, 2013, Pearson acquired BioBehavioral Diagnostics Co.

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
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
Joshua Lewis Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 51