Pearson plc with EPIC/TICKER LON:PSON has had its stock rating noted as ‘Reiterates’ with the recommendation being set at ‘EQUAL WEIGHT’ this morning by analysts at Barclays Capital. Pearson plc are listed in the Consumer Services sector within UK Main Market. Barclays Capital have set their target price at 605 GBX on its stock. This is indicating the analyst believes there is a potential downside of 8.6% from the opening price of 662 GBX. Over the last 30 and 90 trading days the company share price has increased 89 points and decreased 106.5 points respectively.
Pearson plc LON:PSON has a 50 day moving average of 734.89 GBX and a 200 Day Moving Average share price is recorded at 817.96 GBX. The 1 year high for the share price is 989.5 GBX while the year low stock price is currently 552 GBX. There are currently 822,583,939 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 5,565,305. Market capitalisation for LON:PSON is £5,441,392,756 GBP.
Pearson plc is an international education and media company. The Company has operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets. The Company operates through three segments: North America, Core and Growth.