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Pearson plc  

(Public, LON:PSON)   Watch this stock  
696.21
+6.21 (0.90%)
May 26 - Close
LON real-time data - Disclaimer
Currency in GBX unless noted
Range 689.00 - 699.00
52 week 552.00 - 989.50
Open 692.00
Vol / Avg. 2.55M/4.05M
Mkt cap 5,726.95M*
P/E     -
Div/yield 34.00*
EPS -2.87*
Shares 822.59M
Beta     -
Inst. own     -
*GBP
Jul 24, 2017
Half Year 2017 Pearson PLC Earnings Release (Estimated) - 8:00am BST - Add to calendar
May 5, 2017
Pearson PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
May 5, 2017
Q1 2017 Pearson PLC Corporate Sales Call
May 5, 2017
Q1 2017 Pearson PLC Trading Statement Release
  

Key stats and ratios

Q4 (Dec '16) 2016
Net profit margin -78.74% -51.30%
Operating margin -82.32% -54.86%
EBITD margin - 14.21%
Return on average assets -38.54% -21.52%
Return on average equity -78.15% -43.45%
Employees 32,719 -
CDP Score - 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 a learning company. The Company delivers learning through providing a range of educational products and services to institutions, governments, professional bodies and individual learners. The Company operates through three segments, which include North America, Core and Growth. The Company's North America segment includes Courseware, Assessments and Services businesses in the United States and Canada. The Company's Core segment includes Courseware, Assessments and Services businesses in more mature markets including the United Kingdom, Australia and Italy. The Company's Growth segment includes Courseware, Assessments and Services businesses in emerging markets including Brazil, China, India and South Africa. The Company provides content, assessment and digital services to schools, colleges and universities, as well as professional and vocational education to learners to help increase their skills and employability prospects.

Officers and directors

Sidney Taurel Chairman of the Board
Age: 68
John Fallon Chief Executive officer, Executive Director
Age: 54
Coram Williams Chief Financial Officer
Age: 42
Stephen Jones Company Secretary
Tim Score Non-Executive Director
Age: 55
Elizabeth Corley Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 60
Vivienne Cox Senior Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 57
Joshua Lewis Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 53
Linda Koch Lorimer Non-Executive Independent Director
Age: 63