Pearson (PSON)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

867.80p
   
  • Change Today:
      1.60p
  • 52 Week High: 995.20p
  • 52 Week Low: 754.00p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 716.45m
  • Volume: 1,780,017
  • Market Cap: 6,217m
  • RiskGrade: 238

Financial Analysis

Select chart: EPS | Dividend | Revenue

Latest Interim/Quarterly

Period Ending Period Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS Dividend
30-Jun-23 Interim 1,879.00 236.00 25.60p 7.00p

Key Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-18 4,129.00 498.00 70.30p 13.3 0.4 +30% 18.50p 2.0%
31-Dec-19 3,869.00 232.00 34.00p 18.7 n/a -52% 19.50p 3.1%
31-Dec-20 3,397.00 354.00 41.00p 16.6 0.8 +21% 19.50p 2.9%
31-Dec-21 3,428.00 177.00 34.90p 17.6 n/a -15% 20.50p 3.3%
31-Dec-22 3,841.00 323.00 51.80p 18.1 0.4 +48% 21.50p 2.3%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-23 3,710.32 550.25 56.63p 15.3 1.6 +9% 22.62p 0.0%
31-Dec-24 3,763.60 605.64 63.44p 13.7 1.1 +12% 23.84p 0.0%
31-Dec-25 3,915.00 656.12 70.65p 12.3 1.1 +11% 26.86p 0.0%

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Price / Earnings Data

5 Yr High 5 Yr Low 5 Yr Avg Curr / Avg
Latest 13.35 13.35 16.88 0.99

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

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Pearson Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 867.80p
Change Today 1.60p
% Change 0.18 %
52 Week High 995.20p
52 Week Low 754.00p
Volume 1,780,017
Shares Issued 716.45m
Market Cap 6,217m
RiskGrade 238

Pearson Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
87.12% below the market average87.12% below the market average87.12% below the market average87.12% below the market average87.12% below the market average
87.5% below the sector average87.5% below the sector average87.5% below the sector average87.5% below the sector average87.5% below the sector average
Price Trend
68.48% above the market average68.48% above the market average68.48% above the market average68.48% above the market average68.48% above the market average
52.94% above the sector average52.94% above the sector average52.94% above the sector average52.94% above the sector average52.94% above the sector average
Income
59.17% below the market average59.17% below the market average59.17% below the market average59.17% below the market average59.17% below the market average
44.44% below the sector average44.44% below the sector average44.44% below the sector average44.44% below the sector average44.44% below the sector average
Growth
7.42% below the market average7.42% below the market average7.42% below the market average7.42% below the market average7.42% below the market average
31.91% below the sector average31.91% below the sector average31.91% below the sector average31.91% below the sector average31.91% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 5
Buy 6
Neutral 3
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 15
buy
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Pearson Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 10-Aug-23 23-Mar-23
Paid 18-Sep-23 05-May-23
Amount 7.00p 14.90p

Trades for 22-Sep-2023

Time Volume / Share Price
16:45 4,101 @ 868.60p
16:45 3,125 @ 868.60p
16:45 19,598 @ 868.60p
16:35 1,195,508 @ 867.80p
16:35 11,659 @ 867.80p

Pearson Key Personnel

CEO Andy Bird

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