In trading on Thursday, shares of Pearson plc (PSO) 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. The chart below shows the one year performance of PSO shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

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Pearson plc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, PSO's low point in its 52 week range is $17.08 per share, with $20.48 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $18.89.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, PSO makes up 2.42% of the International Dividend Achievers Portfolio ETF ( PID) which is trading higher by about 1.6% on the day Thursday.