Pearson plc (LON: PSON) has recently received a number of price target changes and ratings updates:

  • 9/28/2017 – Pearson plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.38) price target on the stock.
  • 9/27/2017 – Pearson plc was upgraded by analysts at BNP Paribas to an “outperform” rating. They now have a GBX 700 ($9.29) price target on the stock.
  • 9/27/2017 – Pearson plc was downgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG to a “sell” rating. They now have a GBX 470 ($6.23) price target on the stock, down previously from GBX 600 ($7.96).
  • 9/18/2017 – Pearson plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The). They now have a GBX 495 ($6.57) price target on the stock.
  • 9/14/2017 – Pearson plc had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group. They now have a GBX 690 ($9.15) price target on the stock.
  • 9/14/2017 – Pearson plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.38) price target on the stock.
  • 9/8/2017 – Pearson plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.38) price target on the stock.
  • 9/4/2017 – Pearson plc had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co. They now have a GBX 629 ($8.34) price target on the stock.
  • 8/31/2017 – Pearson plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.38) price target on the stock.
  • 8/25/2017 – Pearson plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.38) price target on the stock.
  • 8/22/2017 – Pearson plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Berenberg Bank. They now have a GBX 490 ($6.50) price target on the stock.
  • 8/10/2017 – Pearson plc had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital.
  • 8/8/2017 – Pearson plc had its price target lowered by analysts at Credit Suisse Group from GBX 730 ($9.68) to GBX 690 ($9.15). They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 8/7/2017 – Pearson plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 600 ($7.96) price target on the stock.
  • 8/7/2017 – Pearson plc had its “equal weight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC. They now have a GBX 655 ($8.69) price target on the stock.

Pearson plc (PSON) opened at 612.00 on Wednesday. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 4.99 billion. The firm’s 50 day moving average is GBX 599.80 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 652.63. Pearson plc has a 1-year low of GBX 552.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 838.00.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 17th were paid a dividend of GBX 5 ($0.07) per share. This represents a yield of 0.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 17th.

In other news, insider Tim Score purchased 2,610 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, September 29th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 604 ($8.01) per share, for a total transaction of £15,764.40 ($20,910.47).

Pearson plc (Pearson) is a learning company. The Company delivers learning through providing a range of educational products and services to institutions, governments, professional bodies and individual learners. The Company operates through three segments, which include North America, Core and Growth.

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