Pearson Plc releases trading statement

  • Underlying revenue for the full year 2019 remained flat while adjusted operating profit was at £590 million
  • Adjusted earnings per share were in the range of 57.5 pence to 59 pence
  • Strong performance was registered in structural growth opportunities where revenue was up 8%
  • Revenues from US Higher Education courseware declined by nearly 12%
  • On 16th January 2020, at the time of writing, GMT 13:22 PM, PSON shares were trading at GBX 568.80, down by 49.60 points or 8.02% compared to the previous day closing price