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Pearson PLC (NYSE:PSO)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by Societe Generale in a research note issued on Tuesday.

Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Morgan Stanley upgraded shares of Pearson PLC from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Monday. Separately, analysts at Liberum Capital reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Pearson PLC in a research note on Friday. Finally, analysts at Goldman Sachs downgraded shares of Pearson PLC from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 11th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $20.10.

Pearson PLC (NYSE:PSO) traded up 0.58% on Tuesday, hitting $19.22. 250,252 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Pearson PLC has a 52-week low of $16.58 and a 52-week high of $22.40. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $19.20 and a 200-day moving average of $19.02. The company has a market cap of $15.555 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.88.

Pearson plc (NYSE:PSO) is an international media and education company with its principal operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets.

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