Pearson (LON:PSON) Rating Reaffirmed
They currently have a GBX 975 Estimated Target Price on Pearson (LON:PSON). The target price by Kepler Cheuvreux would suggest a potential upside of 27.04% from the company’s last close price. This has been revealed to clients and investors in an analyst research report on 8 December.
From a total of 20 analysts covering Pearson PLC (LON:PSON) stock, 9 rate it a ”Buy”, 5 a “Sell”, and 10 a ”Hold”. This means that 38% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 1500 while the lowest target price is GBX 640. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 1058.1 with a 38.59% above today’s (GBX 758) stock price. Pearson PLC was the topic of 82 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Kepler Cheuvreux maintained shares on December 8 with “Buy” rating. Berenberg maintained shares with “Sell” rating and GBX 730 target share price in a report from a November 24. AlphaValue maintained PSON stock in a recent report from December 3 with “Buy” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained the rating on November 24. Morgan Stanley has a “Equal Weight” rating and a GBX 930 price target on shares. Finally, Liberum Capital maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in a report issued on a December 2.
Approximately 1.00 million shares of stock traded hands. Pearson plc (LON:PSON) has declined 40.93% since May 11, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 40.34% the S&P500.
Pearson plc is an international education and media company. The company has a market cap of 6.22 billion GBP. The Firm has activities in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets. It has 32.49 P/E ratio. The Firm creates and manages intellectual property, which it promotes and sells to its clients under brand names, to inform, educate and entertain.