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  1. Pearson PLC (PSO) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Pearson is a global media conglomerate. They publish books, periodicals, reports and screen-based services for professional communities worldwide, under brand names which include the Financial Times, Pitman Publishing and Churchill Livingstone.

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  2. Pearson May Be Down but Not OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | GuruFocus.com

    Pearson PLC , the $6 billion education publishing company, issued a warning of weaker earnings and a possible dividend cut Wednesday, according to the Wall Street Journal . The company still expects its operating profit for fiscal 2016 in line with its guidance.

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  3. Pearson PLC (PSO) Stock Rating Upgraded by Deutsche Bank AGRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Credit Suisse Group AG cut Pearson PLC from a "neutral" rating to an "underperform" rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 22nd.

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  4. Pearson, PLC (PSO) Releases FY17 Earnings GuidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | IntersportsWire

    Pearson, PLC issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of GBP0.49-0.56 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.64.

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  5. Pearson CEO Stuck in - Last Chance Saloon' Faces Investor WrathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Bloomberg

    Pearson Plc Chief Executive Officer John Fallon faces the daunting task of securing support from skeptical shareholders after the company lost more than a quarter of its value in its worst-ever day of trading. Fallon is planning to visit investors after acknowledging major challenges in the company's biggest business, U.S. higher education.

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  6. Pearson set to sell stake in PenguinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | The Telegraph

    Pearson, which owns 47 per cent of the Penguin Random House book venture with Bertelsmann, said it may seek to sell its stake or recapitalise the business via adding debt and extract a dividend in order to protect its balance sheet. On Wednesday, shares in the 173-year-old British company fell 30 per cent after Pearson ditched its profit and dividend forecasts in a battle to respond to a shift to digital that has already hit the music and newspaper industries.

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  7. Pearson Plummets on Lower Guidance; Other Publishers Offer Better Investment OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | TheStreet.com

    Shares of British-based publisher Pearson fell Wednesday, erasing nearly 30% of their market value following a surprise announcement from the nearly 175-year-old company. The steep fall, the most in the company's history, is the latest evidence of the publishing industry's decline.

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  8. Alex Brummer: No tolerance for corporate mischief overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Daily Mail

    ... part of improving governance in the nations with which we trade and aid. You have to worry for the future of Pearson. Chief executive John Fallon is one of those unfortunate bosses to succeed a life force in the shape of Dame Marjorie Scardino. He ...

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  9. Macquarie Lowers Pearson, PLC (PSO) to UnderperformRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 18 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    A number of other research firms have also recently weighed in on PSO. BNP Paribas cut shares of Pearson, PLC from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating in a research note on Thursday, September 22nd.

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  10. Pearson, PLC (PSO) Downgraded to Underperform at MacquarieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | IntersportsWire

    Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on PSO. Societe Generale upgraded Pearson, PLC from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, November 14th.

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  11. Wednesday's ETF Movers: XME, PIDRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 18 | MarketNewsVideo

    ... 6% in Wednesday afternoon trading. Among components of that ETF with the weakest showing on Wednesday were shares of Pearson (NYSE: PSO ), lower by about 28.9%, and shares of Seaspan (NYSE: SSW ), lower by about 4.2% on the day.

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  12. Wednesday Sector Laggards: Publishing, TextilesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 18 | MarketNewsVideo

    In trading on Wednesday, publishing shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 1.5%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Pearson , off about 28.9% and shares of Lee Enterprises down about 2.3% on the day.

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  13. European Stocks Mixed as U.K. and German Shares Rise, French Shares FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | TheStreet.com

    ... Antofagasta ( ANFGY ) and Rio Tinto ( RIO ) were among the biggest risers in London, up 3.6% and 2.5% respectively. Pearson ( PSO ) , former owner of the FT , fell after yet another profit warning, prompting the stock to drop by 28% on Tuesday. The ...

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  14. Pearson Profit Warning Raises Questions About CEO CredibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | TheStreet.com

    International education and media company Pearson noted that sales in its North American unit declined by 30% in the fourth quarter, hurting overall full year net revenue. Shares of international education and media company Pearson are down by more than 30% to $7.11 on heavy trading volume Wednesday after the company issued a profit warning this morning.

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  15. Pearson, PLC (PSO) Issues FY16 Earnings GuidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | IntersportsWire

    Pearson, PLC issued an update on its FY16 earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided EPS guidance of GBP0.57 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.55.

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  16. Pearson to Bertelsmann: Buy Out Penguin Random House or ElseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | TheStreet.com

    The U.K-based education publisher wants to sell to the books business to its joint venture partner Bertelsmann to finance further investment in its digital operations. British education publisher Pearson on Wednesday put a tentative "For Sale" sign over parts of its international chain of language schools and private universities and challenged its joint venture partner Bertelsmann to either buy out its remaining stake in their Penguin Random House publishing business or help fund a dividend recapitalization.

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  17. Pearson forecasts years of textbook gloom; to sell Penguin - Wed, 18 Jan 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | The Spokesman-Review

    The crisis engulfing Pearson deepened after the education company cut its profit forecast and predicted years of gloom in the U.S. market, forcing it to slash its dividend and put its stake in the iconic Penguin Random House book business up for sale to raise cash. The unscheduled announcement sent the stock tumbling the most on record.

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  18. Pearson's Textbook MistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Bloomberg

    ... Times and the Independent newspaper. John Fallon has gone straight to the bottom of the class. It's hard to see how Pearson Plc's CEO can now avoid expulsion. The educational publisher's profit warning and dividend cut on Wednesday sent the stock ...

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  19. Pearson Lowers Price of E-Book Rentals, Adds Pilot Print Rental ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | PRWeb

    In a move to help students better manage the cost of their education, Pearson today announced it is dropping the prices of its e-book rentals and piloting a new program for print textbook rentals. The company already provides e-book rental options on more than 2,000 titles, but beginning later this month students will see savings of up to 50 percent on many of those materials.

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  20. Pearson shares dive after profit warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Seeking Alpha

    Describing "an unprecedented decline" in its U.S. business, Pearson shares fell 27% premarket after it issued its fifth profit warning in four years, lowered its 2017 dividend and announced plans to sell its stake in Penguin Random House.

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