Insider Buying: Pearson plc (PSON) Insider Purchases £15,757.76 in Stock
December 21st, 2017
By Renee Jackson - 0 comments
Pearson plc (LON:PSON) insider Tim Score acquired 2,141 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 15th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 736 ($9.91) per share, for a total transaction of £15,757.76 ($21,208.29).
Tim Score also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Friday, September 29th, Tim Score purchased 2,610 shares of Pearson stock. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 604 ($8.13) per share, for a total transaction of £15,764.40 ($21,217.23).
Shares of Pearson plc (LON PSON) opened at GBX 726.50 ($9.78) on Thursday. Pearson plc has a 12 month low of GBX 552 ($7.43) and a 12 month high of GBX 832.50 ($11.20).
PSON has been the topic of several recent research reports. Liberum Capital restated a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 330 ($4.44) price target on shares of Pearson in a research report on Thursday, September 14th. Credit Suisse Group restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 690 ($9.29) price target on shares of Pearson in a research report on Thursday, September 14th. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 629 ($8.47) price target on shares of Pearson in a research report on Monday, September 4th. Deutsche Bank lowered Pearson to a “sell” rating and reduced their price target for the stock from GBX 600 ($8.08) to GBX 470 ($6.33) in a research report on Wednesday, September 27th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group restated a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 495 ($6.66) price target on shares of Pearson in a research report on Monday, September 18th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 680.24 ($9.16).
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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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