Pearson, Plc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 02, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.53344 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 07,
2014. Shareholders who purchased PSO stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
116.75% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $17.81, the dividend yield is 11.98%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PSO was $17.81,
representing a -20.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.40 and
a 7.42% increase over the 52 week low of $16.58.
PSO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (
) and Scholastic Corporation (
). Zacks Investment Research reports PSO's forecasted earnings
growth in 2014 as 11.82%, compared to an industry average of
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Interested in gaining exposure to PSO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PSO as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Intl Dividend Achievers (
- BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index Fund (
- BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ADRU with an increase of
2.4% over the last 100 days. PID has the highest percent weighting
of PSO at 1.93%.