Liberum Capital reissued their sell rating on shares of Pearson plc (LON:PSON) in a report published on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has a GBX 330 ($4.34) target price on the stock.

Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a sell rating and issued a GBX 490 ($6.44) price target on shares of Pearson plc in a report on Friday, August 4th. Credit Suisse Group cut their price target on Pearson plc from GBX 730 ($9.60) to GBX 690 ($9.08) and set a neutral rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, August 8th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of Pearson plc in a report on Tuesday, October 17th. Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a sell rating and issued a GBX 490 ($6.44) price target on shares of Pearson plc in a report on Tuesday, August 22nd. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a hold rating and issued a GBX 600 ($7.89) price target on shares of Pearson plc in a report on Monday, August 7th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 673.71 ($8.86).

Pearson plc (LON:PSON) opened at GBX 695 ($9.14) on Monday. Pearson plc has a twelve month low of GBX 6.97 ($0.09) and a twelve month high of GBX 832.50 ($10.95).

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In other Pearson plc news, insider Tim Score purchased 2,610 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 29th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 604 ($7.94) per share, with a total value of £15,764.40 ($20,734.45).

About Pearson plc

Pearson plc (Pearson) is a learning company. The Company delivers learning through providing a range of educational products and services to institutions, governments, professional bodies and individual learners. The Company operates through three segments, which include North America, Core and Growth.

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