How to buy Pearson shares | 723.2p

Last updated:

Pearson (PSON) is a leading Media business based in the UK. It opened the day at 708.6p, after a previous close of 710.8p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 703.2p to a high of 725p. The latest price was 723.2p (25 minute delay). Pearson (PSON) is listed on the LSE and employs 24000 staff. All prices are listed in Pence sterling.

Get started

Information last updated 2019-10-09.
Open708.6pPrevious close710.8p
High725pChange12.4p
Low703.2pChange %1.745%
Close723.2pTimestamp1570203420
Volume3225802GMT offset0
IndustryPublishingCurrency symbolp
CodePSONCountry nameUK
TypeCommon StockCountry ISOUK
NamePearson plcISINGB0006776081
ExchangeLSECUSIPN/A
Currency codeGBXSectorConsumer Cyclical
Currency namePence sterlingFull-time employees24000

Pearson share price

Use our graph to track the performance of PSON stocks over time.

Degiro Share Dealing

Open a free Degiro account now

  • Great for investors looking to buy and hold shares
  • Some of the lowest fees in the market
  • Access to millions of shares in international markets
  • Easy to buy and manage shares online
  • Capital at risk, investments may fall
Promoted

How to buy shares in Pearson

  1. Choose a share-dealing platform.If you’re a beginner, our table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You’ll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You’ll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Find the shares you want to buy. Search the platform and buy your shares. It's that simple.
The value of your investments can fall as well as rise and you may get back less than you invested. Past performance is no indication of future results.

Share dealing platform comparison

Updated October 17th, 2019
Name Product Price per trade Frequent trader rate Platform fees
£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
Portfolio transfer fees (in & out)
Your capital is at risk.
eToro Free Stocks
eToro Free Stocks
0% commission, no markup, no ticket fee, no management fee
N/A
Withdrawal fee & GDP to USD deposit conversion
Your capital is at risk.
from £7.50 on the Frequent Dealer Option (or 1% minimum £7.50)
£24 per quarter
£2.00 for a Share Account
Your capital is at risk.
£8
0.05% (min £5)
0.12% per year & transfer-out fee
Your capital is at risk.
From £7.99 on the Investor Service Plan
From £7.99 on the Investor Service Plan
No transfer fees or exit fees. £9.99 a month on the Investor Service Plan
Your capital is at risk.
£8
From £5
£0 - £24/quarter
Your capital is at risk.
£11.95
£5.95
Transfer out fee
Your capital is at risk.

Compare up to 4 providers

This is not a recommendation, it represents a technical analysis based on the most popular technical indicators: Moving Averages, Oscillators and Pivots. Finder might not concur and takes no responsibility.

Pearson overview

Pearson plc provides educational products and services to institutions, governments, professional bodies, and individual learners worldwide. The company operates through North America, Core, and Growth segments. It offers courseware services, including curriculum materials provided in book form and/or through access to digital content; and assessments, such as test development, processing, and scoring services. The company also operates schools, colleges, and universities; and provides online learning services in partnership with universities and other academic institutions. In addition, it delivers and installs off-the-shelf software; and provides services to academic institutions, such as program development, student acquisition, education technology, and student support services, as well as undertakes contracts to process qualifying tests for individual professions and government departments under multi-year contractual arrangements. The company was founded in 1844 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Was this content helpful to you? No  Yes

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on finder.com:

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Finder.com provides guides and information on a range of products and services. Because our content is not financial advice, we suggest talking with a professional before you make any decision.

By submitting your comment or question, you agree to our Privacy and Cookies Policy and Terms of Use.

Questions and responses on finder.com are not provided, paid for or otherwise endorsed by any bank or brand. These banks and brands are not responsible for ensuring that comments are answered or accurate.
Go to site