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NYSE:BEDU - Bright Scholar Education Holdngs Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.02 (+0.21 %)
(As of 01/21/2020 06:13 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $9.50
50-Day Range
MA: $9.12
52-Week Range
Now: $9.50
Volume141,637 shs
Average Volume61,639 shs
Market Capitalization$1.18 billion
P/E Ratio28.79
Dividend Yield0.93%
Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited operates K-12 schools in China. Its schools comprise international schools, bilingual schools, and kindergartens. The company also offers a range of complementary education services, including international camps and after-school programs, as well as international education consulting services. As of December 31, 2018, it operated 68 schools across 8 provinces in China. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:BEDU



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$358.25 million
Cash Flow$0.45 per share
Book Value$3.48 per share


Net Income$33.70 million


Market Cap$1.18 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Bright Scholar Education Holdngs (NYSE:BEDU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' stock symbol?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BEDU."

How often does Bright Scholar Education Holdngs pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs announced a -- dividend on Friday, September 20th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.088 per share on Friday, October 11th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 27th. View Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' Dividend History.

How were Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' earnings last quarter?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs Ltd-ADR (NYSE:BEDU) issued its earnings results on Thursday, January, 16th. The company reported $1.76 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.17. The company earned $1.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.09 billion. Bright Scholar Education Holdngs had a net margin of 9.33% and a return on equity of 10.18%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 69.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.30 earnings per share. View Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' Earnings History.

When is Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' next earnings date?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs.

What guidance has Bright Scholar Education Holdngs issued on next quarter's earnings?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs updated its FY 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 16th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $568.925-583.148 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $569.9 million.

What price target have analysts set for BEDU?

2 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' stock. Their forecasts range from $9.50 to $9.80. On average, they expect Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' share price to reach $9.65 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs.

Has Bright Scholar Education Holdngs been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BEDU stock have trended extremely negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Bright Scholar Education Holdngs earned a daily sentiment score of -4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs.

Are investors shorting Bright Scholar Education Holdngs?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs saw a decline in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 51,000 shares, a decline of 36.0% from the December 15th total of 79,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 37,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 0.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Bright Scholar Education Holdngs own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Bright Scholar Education Holdngs investors own include YY (YY), TAL Education Group (TAL), NVIDIA (NVDA), PGT Innovations (PGTI), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Iradimed (IRMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), China Distance Education (DL), New Oriental Education & Tech Grp (EDU) and Enbridge (ENB).

Who are Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' key executives?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Derek Feng, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Junli He, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 45)
  • Ms. Dongmei Li, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50)
  • Ms. Ruby Yim, Investor Relations Counsel

When did Bright Scholar Education Holdngs IPO?

(BEDU) raised $135 million in an IPO on Thursday, May 18th 2017. The company issued 15,000,000 shares at a price of $8.00-$10.00 per share. Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank Securities acted as the underwriters for the IPO and China Merchants Securities (HK) and BNP Paribas were co-managers.

How do I buy shares of Bright Scholar Education Holdngs?

Shares of BEDU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' stock price today?

One share of BEDU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.50.

How big of a company is Bright Scholar Education Holdngs?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs has a market capitalization of $1.18 billion and generates $358.25 million in revenue each year. The company earns $33.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.30 on an earnings per share basis. Bright Scholar Education Holdngs employs 10,366 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Bright Scholar Education Holdngs.

What is Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' official website?

The official website for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs is http://www.brightscholar.com/.

How can I contact Bright Scholar Education Holdngs?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' mailing address is No.1 Country Garden RoadBeijiao Town Shunde District, Foshan F4, 528300. The company can be reached via phone at 86-757-6683-2007 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs (NYSE BEDU)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  201 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  241 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  442
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bright Scholar Education Holdngs and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BEDU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BEDU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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