Share on StockTwits

Pearson PLC (NYSE:PSO)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by research analysts at Investec in a report released on Monday.

Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Pearson PLC in a research note on Friday, July 4th. Separately, analysts at Goldman Sachs reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Pearson PLC in a research note on Wednesday, June 25th. Finally, analysts at Societe Generale reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Pearson PLC in a research note on Tuesday, June 24th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Pearson PLC currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $20.10.

Pearson PLC (NYSE:PSO) traded up 1.71% on Monday, hitting $19.01. The stock had a trading volume of 242,764 shares. Pearson PLC has a one year low of $16.58 and a one year high of $22.40. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $19.28 and a 200-day moving average of $18.85. The company has a market cap of $15.385 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.42.

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

Get Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades via Email - Stay on top of analysts' coverage with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter that provides a concise list of analysts' upgrades and downgrades. Click here to register now.