Pearson plc operates within the Book publishing sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Pearson plc with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
sales of $1.81 billion
of which 36%
was Academic Publishing),
John Wiley & Sons Inc
of which 56%
was Research), and
S&P Global Inc
of which 46%
was S&P Global Market Intelligence).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Pearson plc were $6.12 billion.
decrease of 10.2%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $6.81 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 15.3% decline
in Core, from $1.27 billion to $1.08 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
North America (down 10.6% to $4.01 billion)
Growth (down 2.2% to $1.03 billion)