Bright Scholar Education Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.09 (-1.54 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 03:59 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $5.76
50-Day Range
MA: $6.10
52-Week Range
Now: $5.76
Volume1,386 shs
Average Volume39,621 shs
Market Capitalization$687.66 million
P/E Ratio30.32
Dividend Yield1.91%
Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited, an education service provider, operates and provides K-12 schools and complementary education services in China and internationally. Its schools comprise international and 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 August 31, 2020, it operated 94 schools across 12 provinces in China, as well as 8 schools internationally with a total student capacity of 75,311 students. Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited was founded in 1994 and is based in Foshan, China.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:BEDU
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$491.65 million
Cash Flow$0.55 per share
Book Value$3.68 per share


Net Income$23.51 million


Market Cap$687.66 million
Next Earnings Date4/21/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableNot Optionable


Bright Scholar Education (BEDU) to Release Earnings on Wednesday
April 14, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Bright Scholar Updates 2021 University Admission Results
January 26, 2021 |  markets.businessinsider.com
Coronavirus Boosts Online Education: 5 Stocks to Watch
January 13, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Is BEDU A Good Stock To Buy Now?
December 8, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
Bright Scholar Education Holdings Ltd. to Host Earnings Call
November 12, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.44 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

147th out of 572 stocks

Educational Services Industry

19th out of 63 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.09 (-1.54 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 03:59 PM ET)
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Bright Scholar Education (NYSE:BEDU) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting Bright Scholar Education?

Bright Scholar Education saw a decline in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 18,600 shares, a decline of 34.5% from the March 15th total of 28,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 41,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.4 days. Currently, 0.1% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Bright Scholar Education's next earnings date?

Bright Scholar Education is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 21st 2021.
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How can I listen to Bright Scholar Education's earnings call?

Bright Scholar Education will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, April 21st at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Bright Scholar Education's earnings last quarter?

Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited (NYSE:BEDU) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 16th. The company reported $1.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.17. The company earned $1.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.09 billion. Bright Scholar Education had a net margin of 4.62% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.63%. Bright Scholar Education's quarterly revenue was up 69.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.30 earnings per share.
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How has Bright Scholar Education's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Bright Scholar Education's stock was trading at $7.86 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BEDU shares have decreased by 26.8% and is now trading at $5.75.
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Is Bright Scholar Education a good dividend stock?

Bright Scholar Education pays an annual dividend of $0.11 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.91%. The dividend payout ratio of Bright Scholar Education is 34.38%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Bright Scholar Education will have a dividend payout ratio of 16.92% next year. This indicates that Bright Scholar Education will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Bright Scholar Education issued on next quarter's earnings?

Bright Scholar Education updated its FY 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 20th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $545.925-561.131 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $583.01 million.

Who are Bright Scholar Education's key executives?

Bright Scholar Education's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Junli He, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 47)
  • Ms. Dongmei Li, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)
  • Ms. Ruby Yim, Investor Relations Counsel
  • Ms. Wanmei Li, Co-Chief Exec. Officer of Domestic K-12 Education Bus. (Age 47)
  • Mr. Zi Chen, Co-Chief Exec. Officer of Complementary Education Service Bus. (Age 39)

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Bright Scholar Education own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Bright Scholar Education investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), JOYY (YY), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Mastercard (MA), AT&T (T), TAL Education Group (TAL) and The Walt Disney (DIS).

When did Bright Scholar Education IPO?

(BEDU) raised $135 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, May 18th 2017. The company issued 15,000,000 shares at $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.

What is Bright Scholar Education's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Bright Scholar Education?

Shares of BEDU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Bright Scholar Education's stock price today?

One share of BEDU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.75.

How much money does Bright Scholar Education make?

Bright Scholar Education has a market capitalization of $686.46 million and generates $491.65 million in revenue each year. The company earns $23.51 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.32 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Bright Scholar Education have?

Bright Scholar Education employs 11,499 workers across the globe.

What is Bright Scholar Education's official website?

The official website for Bright Scholar Education is www.brightscholar.com.

Where are Bright Scholar Education's headquarters?

Bright Scholar Education is headquartered at No.1 Country Garden RoadBeijiao Town Shunde District, Foshan F4, 528300.

How can I contact Bright Scholar Education?

Bright Scholar Education's 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]

This page was last updated on 4/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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