After Q1, McGraw-Hill, Pearson Continue Positive PreK-12 Outlook in 2008

May 2008
Educational Marketer;5/12/2008, Vol. 39 Issue 10, p1
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The article offers business outlook for McGraw-Hill Cos. and Pearson Harcourt International for 2008. It states that McGraw-Hill is still optimistic that the first quarter performance in 2008 can open opportunities for the rest of the year despite being weakest quarter sales in the PreK-12 education sector. On the other hand, Pearson projected a growth of 3%-4% in the PreK-12 market in the first quarter of 2008.


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