Pearson PLC Upgraded by Kepler Capital Markets to “Hold” (PSO)
Pearson PLC (NYSE:PSO) was upgraded by equities researchers at Kepler Capital Markets from a “reduce” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued on Friday, American Banking News.com reports.
Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Societe Generale upgraded shares of Pearson PLC from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note to investors on Tuesday. 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 equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $15.65.
Shares of Pearson PLC (NYSE:PSO) traded up 0.98% on Friday, hitting $21.54. The stock had a trading volume of 70,019 shares. Pearson PLC has a 52-week low of $17.08 and a 52-week high of $21.03. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $20.28 and a 200-day moving average of $19.16. The company has a market cap of $17.383 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.02.
Pearson plc (NYSE:PSO) is an international media business covering education, business information and consumer publishing.
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