NYSE:PSO - Pearson Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $0.00
  • Forecasted Upside: -100.00 %
  • Number of Analysts: 11
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 6 Hold Ratings
  • 4 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$8.95
▼ -0.19 (-2.08%)

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Analyst Price Target for PSO

Analyst Price Target is $0.00
▼ -100.00% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 11 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Pearson in the last 3 months. The average price target is $0.00, with a high forecast of $0.00 and a low forecast of $0.00. The average price target represents a -100.00% upside from the last price of $8.95.

This chart shows the closing price for PSO for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 11 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Pearson. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 5 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
1/12/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 6 buy ratings
  • 6 hold ratings
  • 2 sell ratings
4/12/2021
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  • 5 buy ratings
  • 6 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
7/11/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 7 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
10/9/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 7 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
1/7/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 6 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
4/7/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 6 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
6/6/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 6 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
7/6/2022

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 6 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/5/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetGBX 826 ➝ GBX 835N/A
6/29/2022UBS GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ SellLow
6/21/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
4/10/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ BuyHigh
3/31/2022Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageNeutralMedium
3/31/2022BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal WeightMedium
3/14/2022Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
3/2/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetGBX 930 ➝ GBX 900Medium
3/1/2022Societe GeneraleBoost Price TargetGBX 680 ➝ GBX 700Low
2/28/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetGBX 703 ➝ GBX 740Low
2/28/2022BarclaysBoost Price TargetGBX 610 ➝ GBX 630Low
1/24/2022UBS GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ SellHigh
1/21/2022BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ UnderweightGBX 585 ➝ GBX 625Low
1/20/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuyLow
1/10/2022Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetGBX 720 ➝ GBX 670Medium
10/22/2021Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
10/20/2021UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralLow
10/19/2021Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldLow
10/19/2021Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralMedium
10/19/2021Berenberg BankUpgradeSell ➝ HoldMedium
10/18/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweightHigh
10/18/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightLow
10/8/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweightLow
9/30/2021CheuvreuxUpgradeReduce ➝ HoldLow
9/30/2021Kepler Capital MarketsUpgradeReduce ➝ HoldLow
9/13/2021UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralLow
8/23/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ OverweightMedium
8/2/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweightLow
8/2/2021Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformLow
8/2/2021UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralLow
7/2/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweightLow
5/5/2021Exane BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformMedium
5/5/2021BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformLow
4/29/2021UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralMedium
3/31/2021Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual WeightLow
3/10/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSellLow
3/9/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweightLow
3/9/2021Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformLow
3/9/2021UBS GroupReiterated RatingSellLow
3/9/2021Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
3/1/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldLow
2/1/2021UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ SellLow
1/27/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ NeutralHigh
1/21/2021Exane BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform ➝ NeutralLow
1/21/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingUnderweightLow
1/12/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSellLow
12/17/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuyLow
12/9/2020Kepler Capital MarketsDowngradeHold ➝ ReduceMedium
12/8/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightMedium
11/30/2020Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMedium
11/6/2020Exane BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformLow
11/6/2020BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformMedium
10/26/2020UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMedium
10/15/2020BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ UnderweightHigh
10/9/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightLow
9/25/2020BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralLow
9/25/2020Exane BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralLow
9/9/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightLow
9/4/2020Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSellLow
9/3/2020Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual WeightLow
7/7/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightLow
6/25/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightLow
6/4/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightHigh
5/31/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
5/27/2020Berenberg BankDowngradeHold ➝ SellMedium
4/28/2020AlphaValueUpgradeReduceHigh
4/28/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightHigh
4/9/2020Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
3/23/2020BarclaysUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal WeightHigh
3/17/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralHigh
2/26/2020Exane BNP ParibasDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformMedium
2/26/2020BNP ParibasDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformLow
1/21/2020UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
10/21/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeSell ➝ HoldLow
9/13/2019UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow
7/29/2019CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh
3/22/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ OverweightHigh
3/7/2019UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$10.89Low
8/1/2018CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
7/5/2018Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
6/27/2018Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformLow
6/19/2018Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformLow
6/13/2018BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ UnderweightLow
5/9/2018BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform ➝ NeutralMedium
9/27/2017BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform ➝ OutperformLow
9/26/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHold ➝ SellLow
7/14/2017MacquarieUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformMedium
(Data available from 7/6/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.37 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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12/7/2021
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1/6/2022
  • 3 very positive mentions
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2/5/2022
  • 1 very positive mentions
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  • 1 negative mentions
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3/7/2022
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  • 1 negative mentions
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4/6/2022
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5/6/2022
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6/5/2022
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  • 2 negative mentions
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7/5/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 0 very positive mentions
  • 8 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
Pearson logo
Pearson plc provides educational courseware, assessments, and services in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, the Asia Pacific, other European countries, and internationally. It operates through five segments: Assessment & Qualifications, Virtual Learning, English Language Learning, Higher Education, and Workforce Skills. The Assessment & Qualifications segment offers Pearson VUE, US student assessment, clinical assessment, UK GCSE, and A levels and international academic qualifications. The Virtual Learning segment provides virtual schools and online program management services. The English Language Learning segment offers Pearson test of English, institutional courseware, and English online solutions. The Higher Education segment provides the US, Canadian, and international higher education courseware businesses. The Workforce Skills offers BTEC, GED, TalentLens, Faethm, Pearson college, and apprenticeships. Pearson plc was founded in 1844 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: $8.95
Low: $8.84
High: $8.96

50 Day Range

MA: $9.46
Low: $8.92
High: $10.04

52 Week Range

Now: $8.95
Low: $7.68
High: $12.36

Volume

364,299 shs

Average Volume

579,329 shs

Market Capitalization

$6.70 billion

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

3.83%

Beta

0.31

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Pearson?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued stock ratings on Pearson in the last year: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Berenberg Bank, Cheuvreux, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Kepler Capital Markets, Morgan Stanley, Societe Generale, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and UBS Group AG.
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What is the current price target for Pearson?

0 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Pearson in the last year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Pearson?

Pearson currently has 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in PSO, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Pearson's investor relations team?

Pearson's physical mailing address is 80 Strand, London X0, WC2R 0RL. The company's listed phone number is 442070102000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Pearson is www.pearson.com. Learn More about contacing Pearson investor relations.