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Pearson PLC

NYSE: PSO
Last

(U.S.) $9.60

Today's change+0.09 +0.95%
Updated January 22 10:11 AM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.
 

Pearson PLC

NYSE: PSO
Last

(U.S.) $9.60

Today's change+0.09 +0.95%
Updated January 22 10:11 AM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Pearson PLC crosses above 50-day moving average

Pearson PLC is up today by (U.S.)$0.09 or 0.95% to (U.S.)$9.60 and crossing above its 50-day moving average. Shares have lost 3.03% for the last five days, but sit just 4.10% below their 52-week high. This security has outperformed the S&P 500 by 8.77% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Open(U.S.) $9.60
  • Previous close(U.S.) $9.51
  • High(U.S.) $9.63
  • Low(U.S.) $9.60
  • Bid / Ask(U.S.) $9.60 / (U.S.) $9.61
  • YTD % change-2.24%
  • Volume50,442
  • Average volume (10-day)325,554
  • Average volume (1-month)309,206
  • Average volume (3-month)431,452
  • 52-week range(U.S.) $7.33 to (U.S.) $10.01
  • Beta0.38
  • Trailing P/ENegative, not meaningful
  • P/E 1 year forward14.52×
  • Forward PEGNegative, not meaningful
  • Indicated annual dividend(U.S.) $0.50
  • Dividend yield5.26%
  • Trailing EPS(U.S.) -$3.63
Updated January 22 10:11 AM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
-45.02%

Pearson PLC has a net profit margin of -45.02%. 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 TSX0.03%Sector:Industry:
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q2/2017Q4/2016Q2/2016Q4/2015
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in $ millions unless otherwise notedJun 30, 201706/30/2017Dec 31, 201612/31/2016Jun 30, 201606/30/2016Dec 31, 201512/31/2015
Revenue2,0472,6861,8662,471
Total other revenue--------
Total revenue2,0472,6861,8662,471
Gross profit1,0541,5059541,457
Total cost of revenue9931,1819121,014
Total operating expense2,0314,8972,1522,746
Selling / general / administrative--------
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization--------
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)02,5480849
Other operating expenses, total1,0811,2441,261933
Operating income16-2,211-286-275
Interest income (expense), net non-operating--------
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--------
Other--------
Income before tax-10-2,251-306-301
Income after tax-16-2,115-220-260
Income tax, total6-136-86-41
Net income-17-2,116-221902
Total adjustments to net income--------
Net income before extra. items-17-2,116-221-260
Minority interest-1-1-10
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items-17-2,116-221-260
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items-17-2,116-221902
Diluted net income-17-2,116-221902
Dilution adjustment--------
Diluted weighted average shares815815815813
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share-0.02-2.60-0.27-0.32
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.340.340.180.34
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share-0.02-0.56-0.270.36