Pearson Plc (PSO) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Pearson Plc (PSO), hence the stock is down -12.87% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -8.11% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -9.94% and the stock has fallen -8.17% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 8.05% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 5.13%. Pearson plc has dropped 0.43% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 12.92%.
Pearson Plc (NYSE:PSO): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $11.35 with an intraday high of $11.755. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $11.35. However, the stock managed to close at $11.69, a loss of 8.53% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $12.78. The total traded volume of the day was 907,094 shares.
Pearson plc (Pearson) is an international education and media company. The Company has operations in the education, business information and consumer publishing markets. The Company creates and manages intellectual property, which it promotes and sells to its customers under brand names, to inform, educate and entertain. It operates in three segments: North America, Core and Growth. It has three lines of business corresponding to the key stages of learning: schools, higher education and professional, which includes the Financial Times (FT) Group. It delivers its content in a variety of forms and through a variety of channels, including books, newspapers and online services. The Company offers services, as well as content, from test creation, administration and processing to teacher development and school software. It operates in around 70 countries across the world. Pearson consists of its education business, including the FT Group and around 47% interest in Penguin Random House.