Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of Pearson (LON: PSON) in the last few weeks:

  • 12/7/2017 – Pearson had its price target raised by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from GBX 671 ($9.03) to GBX 740 ($9.96). They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 12/6/2017 – Pearson had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.44) price target on the stock.
  • 12/4/2017 – Pearson had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 500 ($6.73) price target on the stock.
  • 11/27/2017 – Pearson had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.44) price target on the stock.
  • 11/20/2017 – Pearson had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Kepler Capital Markets. They now have a GBX 725 ($9.76) price target on the stock.
  • 11/20/2017 – Pearson had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.44) price target on the stock.
  • 11/6/2017 – Pearson had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.44) price target on the stock.
  • 10/31/2017 – Pearson had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.44) price target on the stock.
  • 10/25/2017 – Pearson had its price target raised by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from GBX 470 ($6.33) to GBX 500 ($6.73). They now have a “sell” rating on the stock.
  • 10/20/2017 – Pearson had its price target raised by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd from GBX 490 ($6.59) to GBX 507 ($6.82). They now have a “sell” rating on the stock.
  • 10/19/2017 – Pearson had its “equal weight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC. They now have a GBX 685 ($9.22) price target on the stock.
  • 10/18/2017 – Pearson had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. They now have a GBX 495 ($6.66) price target on the stock.
  • 10/18/2017 – Pearson had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Societe Generale. They now have a GBX 960 ($12.92) price target on the stock.
  • 10/18/2017 – Pearson had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 470 ($6.33) price target on the stock.
  • 10/18/2017 – Pearson had its price target raised by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC from GBX 523 ($7.04) to GBX 541 ($7.28). They now have an “underperform” rating on the stock.
  • 10/17/2017 – Pearson had its “sell” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 330 ($4.44) price target on the stock.
  • 10/17/2017 – Pearson had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Shore Capital.
  • 10/11/2017 – Pearson had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Shore Capital.

Pearson plc (LON PSON) traded up GBX 16.74 ($0.23) during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 737 ($9.92). The stock had a trading volume of 6,777,851 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,810,000. Pearson plc has a 52 week low of GBX 552 ($7.43) and a 52 week high of GBX 832.50 ($11.20).

In other Pearson news, insider Tim Score bought 2,610 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 29th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 604 ($8.13) per share, for a total transaction of £15,764.40 ($21,217.23).

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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