Jefferies Group reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Pearson (LON:PSON) in a report released on Wednesday, Analyst Ratings Net reports.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on PSON. Analysts at Barclays reiterated an equal weight rating on shares of Pearson in a research note to investors on Tuesday. They now have a GBX 1,320 ($21.61) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Natixis reiterated a buy rating on shares of Pearson in a research note to investors on Monday. They now have a GBX 1,560 ($25.54) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at UBS AG reiterated a buy rating on shares of Pearson in a research note to investors on Monday. They now have a GBX 1,500 ($24.56) price target on the stock. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. Pearson currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 1,343.25 ($21.99).
Shares of Pearson (LON:PSON) opened at 1294.6801 on Wednesday. Pearson has a 1-year low of GBX 1090.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1380.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1329. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1274.93. The company’s market cap is £10.448 billion.
Pearson plc, (LON:PSON) is an international media and education company with its principal operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets.
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