Pearson Plc (PSO)

11.63
0.07 0.61
NYSE : Consumer Services
Prev Close 11.56
Open 11.60
Day Low/High 11.58 / 11.66
52 Wk Low/High 7.62 / 12.73
Volume 224.51K
Avg Volume 290.80K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 781.06M
Market Cap 9.07B
EPS 0.60
P/E Ratio 17.30
Div & Yield 0.23 (1.96%)
My IPhone For Seniors (Graphic: Business Wire)

My IPhone For Seniors (Graphic: Business Wire)

AARP is teaming up with Que Publishing, a division of Pearson, to help those 50+ learn how to use technology, including smartphones, tablets, computers, and social media.

European Stocks Fall as New York Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola

European Stocks Fall as New York Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola

European stocks decline early Friday on news that a doctor in New York had tested positive for Ebola after returning from Guinea in West Africa.

Why Pearson (PSO) Stock Is Up Today

Why Pearson (PSO) Stock Is Up Today

Shares of Pearson (PSO) are climbing in early market trading after the publisher was upgraded to 'overweight' from 'equal weight' at Morgan Stanley (MS).

Learning Curve in China Benefits Kids and Investors

Learning Curve in China Benefits Kids and Investors

Companies that operate core-subject learning centers, online instruction and other education services are favorites among Chinese parents and stock investors alike.

Why Pearson (PSO) Stock Is Higher This Afternoon

Why Pearson (PSO) Stock Is Higher This Afternoon

Shares of Pearson (PSO) are up 4.13% to $18.40 after Citigroup (C) reiterated their buy rating on the company, with a $22.67 price objective on the stock.

Pearson Announces Publishing Distribution Agreement With Microsoft Press

Pearson Announces Publishing Distribution Agreement With Microsoft Press

Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, has been selected by Microsoft as the official distributor of Microsoft Press products.

The Deal: European Stocks Mixed as Ukraine Uncertainty Dents the Mood

The Deal: European Stocks Mixed as Ukraine Uncertainty Dents the Mood

European markets are mixed in early trading Friday, with concerns about the situation in Ukraine affecting the mood.

Will Osborne's Recovery Stick? 3 Undervalued British Stocks

Will Osborne's Recovery Stick? 3 Undervalued British Stocks

James Dennin, Kapitall: Growth in trade, investment, and spending boosted the UK economy, so we looked for undervalued British stocks. The United Kingdom's [...]

7 Stocks for Working Moms Avoiding AOL's "Distressed Babies" Scandal

7 Stocks for Working Moms Avoiding AOL's "Distressed Babies" Scandal

James Dennin, Kapitall: Tim Armstrong's "distressed babies" remark didn't go over well. Here are companies doing right by working moms. AOL (AOL) CEO Tim [...]

Pearson Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for PSO

Pearson Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for PSO

In trading on Thursday, shares of Pearson plc crossed below their 200 day moving average of $19.96, changing hands as low as $19.78 per share. Pearson plc shares are currently trading down about 7.8% on the day.

The Deal: European, Asian Stocks Slip on Weak China Manufacturing Data

The Deal: European, Asian Stocks Slip on Weak China Manufacturing Data

European and Asian stocks are mostly lower as better-than-expected eurozone manufacturing data contrasts with disappointing figures from China.

Sell These 5 Toxic Stocks to Avoid a Christmas Crash

Sell These 5 Toxic Stocks to Avoid a Christmas Crash

Laggard names are still poisonous to your portfolio in a bull market.

Do Barnes & Noble Sales Signal Problems For The Book Industry?

Do Barnes & Noble Sales Signal Problems For The Book Industry?

James Dennin, Kapitall: Barnes & Noble sales fell, though the company also managed to restore profitability. Will its recovery continue? Eyes were [...]

China's Falling Exports Force Multinationals to Change Plans

China's Falling Exports Force Multinationals to Change Plans

Once the restructuring is over, those companies that planned for the bumps in the road will see strong revenue growth.

PSO Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average

PSO Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average

In trading on Thursday, shares of Pearson plc crossed above their 200 day moving average of $18.75, changing hands as high as $18.93 per share. Pearson plc shares are currently trading up about 2% on the day.

Onyx Rejects Amgen's Takeover Bid

Onyx Rejects Amgen's Takeover Bid

Onyx Pharmaceuticals says no to a takeover bid from biotech company Amgen. TheStreet's Brittany Umar has details in Monday's Ahead of the Ticker.

Tribune in $2.73B Deal for Local TV: Ahead of the Ticker

Tribune in $2.73B Deal for Local TV: Ahead of the Ticker

TV station and cable network owner Tribune is set to buy Local TV Holdings' 19 TV stations for $2.73 billion in cash.

PSO Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

PSO Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Thursday, shares of Pearson plc crossed below their 200 day moving average of $18.90, changing hands as low as $18.40 per share. Pearson plc shares are currently trading off about 3.2% on the day.

NOOK Media Announces The Completion Of Strategic Investment By Pearson

NOOK Media Announces The Completion Of Strategic Investment By Pearson

NOOK Media, LLC, a subsidiary of Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced the completion of their previously announced investment ...

Q-interactive, Groundbreaking Mobile Solution For Interactive Assessments, Now Available To Qualified Clinicians

Q-interactive, Groundbreaking Mobile Solution For Interactive Assessments, Now Available To Qualified Clinicians

Pearson today announced the release of Q-interactive ™, an innovative mobile solution for professionals involved in the administration of psychological, neuropsychological and other diagnostic interactive...

Obama's Scaled-Back Plan Does Little For Market

Obama's Scaled-Back Plan Does Little For Market

Stocks are on track for their fifth day of losses, despite plans for President Obama to offer a scaled-back budgetary plan.

NOOK Media Announces Strategic Investment By Pearson

NOOK Media Announces Strategic Investment By Pearson

NOOK Media, LLC, a subsidiary of Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced that Pearson (NYSE: PSO), the world’s leading learning ...

Morning Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know

Morning Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know

U.S. stock futures point lower; Apple and Amazon earnings disappoint; Samsung profit hits a record high; Merck to issue third-quarter earnings.

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Don't Panic, Look for Discounted Stocks

Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Don't Panic, Look for Discounted Stocks

There's been a huge surge of buyers for the 10-year Treasury bond recently, and that has some on Wall Street freaking out, Cramer said.

Apple Sued Over E-Book Pricing: Report (Update 1)

Apple Sued Over E-Book Pricing: Report (Update 1)

Apple and a host of publishers have been sued for e-book pricing.

Pearson VUE Enhances Test Taker Identity Authentication With Fujitsu And Sensometrix Solution

Pearson VUE Enhances Test Taker Identity Authentication With Fujitsu And Sensometrix Solution

Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc., a leader in innovative technology and front-end solutions, and Sensometrix, an innovative and turnkey biometric authentication solutions provider, today announced an award...

DOJ Warns Apple on Collusion for E-Book Pricing

DOJ Warns Apple on Collusion for E-Book Pricing

The Department of Justice warns Apple and publishers of e-books over allegedly colluding to raise e-book prices.

Strengthening Teacher And Principal Performance: New Guide Offers Best Practices To States And Districts

Strengthening Teacher And Principal Performance: New Guide Offers Best Practices To States And Districts

Improving educator effectiveness is a large component of every current, major state and federal education initiative.

SMARTER Balanced And PARCC To Launch New Technology Readiness Tool To Support Transition To Online Assessments

SMARTER Balanced And PARCC To Launch New Technology Readiness Tool To Support Transition To Online Assessments

The SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium and the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) today announced they have awarded a contract to Pearson to develop a new Technology Readiness...