Pearson Dividend Yield - 6.29%

Pearson Dividend Yield History

16-Aug2016 26-Sep2016 04-Nov2016 14-Dec2016 26-Jan2017 07-Mar2017 18-Apr2017 30-May2017 07-Jul2017 15-Aug2017 0.0 2.5 5.0 7.5 10.0 Dividend Yield (%)

Pearson Current Yield Details - 6.29%

Dividends Declared in Previous 12 months
Year End Type Announce Date Ex-Dividend Date Payment Date Dividend
12/2016 Final 24-Feb-17 06-Apr-17 12-May-17 34p
12/2017 Interim 04-Aug-17 17-Aug-17 15-Sep-17 5p
Dividend Yield =
Total Dividends / Current Share Price
39.0p / 620.5p
= 6.29%

Dividend Cut - 12/2017 interim dividend cut from 18p to 5p.

Dividend Yields - Current and historic yields are based on trailing 12 month dividends. Historic dividends used to calculate the yield history can be found on the Pearson dividend history page.