Pearson PLC (NYSE:PSO) has been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the eight analysts that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have issued a hold recommendation and two have issued a buy recommendation on the company.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised Pearson from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 16th.
Pearson (NYSE:PSO) opened at $9.10 on Friday. Pearson has a one year low of $7.62 and a one year high of $10.01. The company has a quick ratio of 1.49, a current ratio of 1.62 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46.
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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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