BNP Paribas Reiterates Outperform Rating for Pearson (PSON)
Pearson (LON:PSON)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reiterated by BNP Paribas in a research note issued on Friday, AnalystRatings.NET reports. They currently have a GBX 1,600 ($25.67) price target on the stock. BNP Paribas’ price target points to a potential upside of 23.36% from the stock’s previous close.
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at AlphaValue reiterated an “add” rating on shares of Pearson in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a GBX 1,440 ($23.10) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Liberum Capital reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Pearson in a research note to investors on Tuesday. They now have a GBX 1,050 ($16.85) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Pearson in a research note to investors on Friday, October 4th. They now have a GBX 1,400 ($22.46) price target on the stock. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 1,304.97 ($20.94).
Pearson (LON:PSON) traded down 0.54% on Friday, hitting GBX 1290.00. 1,806,219 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Pearson has a one year low of GBX 1090.00 and a one year high of GBX 1370.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1307. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1222.. The company’s market cap is £10.410 billion.
Pearson plc, (LON:PSON) is an international media and education company with its principal operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets.
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