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Pearson PLC

NYSE: PSO
Last

(U.S.) $8.20

Today's change+0.05 +0.68%
Updated April 27 2:03 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.
 

Pearson PLC

NYSE: PSO
Last

(U.S.) $8.20

Today's change+0.05 +0.68%
Updated April 27 2:03 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Pearson PLC up (U.S.)$0.06

Pearson PLC is up today by (U.S.)$0.06 or 0.68% to (U.S.)$8.20. Over the last five days, shares have gained 2.44%, but are down 17.97% for the last year to date. Shares have underperformed the S&P 500 by 44.35% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Open(U.S.) $8.19
  • Previous close(U.S.) $8.14
  • High(U.S.) $8.20
  • Low(U.S.) $8.16
  • Bid / Ask(U.S.) $8.19 / (U.S.) $8.20
  • YTD % change-17.97%
  • Volume161,986
  • Average volume (10-day)457,510
  • Average volume (1-month)703,054
  • Average volume (3-month)638,912
  • 52-week range(U.S.) $7.04 to (U.S.) $13.20
  • Beta0.40
  • Trailing P/ENegative, not meaningful
  • P/E 1 year forward13.13×
  • Forward PEGNegative, not meaningful
  • Indicated annual dividend(U.S.) $0.66
  • Dividend yield8.05%
  • Trailing EPS(U.S.) -$3.69
Updated April 27 2:03 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
-51.30%

Pearson PLC has a net profit margin of -51.30%. Besides being negative, it is also below the industry average and implies that this company is not effective at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
Company Books

S&P TSX0.87%Sector:Industry:
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q4/2016Q2/2016Q4/2015Q2/2015
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in $ millions unless otherwise notedDec 31, 201612/31/2016Jun 30, 201606/30/2016Dec 31, 201512/31/2015Jun 30, 201506/30/2015
Revenue2,6861,8662,4711,997
Total other revenue--------
Total revenue2,6861,8662,4711,997
Gross profit1,5059541,4571,030
Total cost of revenue1,1819121,014967
Total operating expense4,8972,1522,7462,126
Selling / general / administrative--------
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization--------
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)2,54808490
Other operating expenses, total1,2441,2619331,161
Operating income-2,211-286-275-129
Interest income (expense), net non-operating--------
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--------
Other--------
Income before tax-2,251-306-301-132
Income after tax-2,115-220-260-92
Income tax, total-136-86-41-40
Net income-2,116-221902-79
Total adjustments to net income--------
Net income before extra. items-2,116-221-260-92
Minority interest-1-100
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items-2,116-221-260-92
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items-2,116-221902-79
Diluted net income-2,116-221902-79
Dilution adjustment--------
Diluted weighted average shares815815813813
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share-2.60-0.27-0.32-0.11
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.190.370.190.33
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share-0.56-0.270.36-0.11