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
book publishers in Europe:
Promotora de Informaciones S.A. (Prisa)
sales of 1.07 billion Euros [US$1.25 billion]
of which 59%
(7.30 billion Euros [US$8.54 billion]
of which 58%
was Lagard re Travel Retail), and
(£2.89 billion [US$3.68 billion]
of which 50%
was Informa Markets).
During the year ended December of 2019, sales at
Pearson plc were £3.87 billion (US$4.93 billion).
decrease of 6.3%
versus 2018, when the company's sales were £4.13 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 9.0% decline
in North America, from £2.78 billion to £2.53 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Growth (down 7.8% to £497.00 million)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Core (up 4.0% to £838.00 million)