Pearson PLC Sets New 1-Year High at $20.95 (PSO)
Pearson PLC (NYSE:PSO) set a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday, StockRatingsNetwork.com reports. The stock traded as high as $20.95 and last traded at $20.92, with a volume of 83,416 shares. The stock had previously closed at $20.62.
Separately, analysts at Deutsche Bank downgraded shares of Pearson PLC from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note to investors on Wednesday, August 28th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Pearson PLC has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $15.65.
Pearson PLC has a 1-year low of $17.08 and a 1-year high of $20.92. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $20.25 and its 200-day moving average is $19.09. The company has a market cap of $16.915 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 36.76.
Pearson plc (NYSE:PSO) is an international media business covering education, business information and consumer publishing.
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