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Bright Scholar Education Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.04 (+0.63 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $6.39
50-Day Range
MA: $6.26
52-Week Range
Now: $6.39
Volume73,160 shs
Average Volume38,211 shs
Market Capitalization$791.85 million
P/E Ratio33.63
Dividend Yield1.70%
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$0.61 per share
Book Value$3.68 per share


Net Income$23.51 million


Market Cap$791.85 million
Next Earnings Date4/27/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


Overall MarketRank

1.44 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

148th out of 569 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 -
+0.04 (+0.63 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM 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 decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 17,600 shares, a decrease of 45.8% from the January 14th total of 32,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 27,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.6 days. Approximately 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 Tuesday, April 27th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Bright Scholar Education

How were Bright Scholar Education's earnings last quarter?

Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited (NYSE:BEDU) posted its earnings results on Thursday, January, 16th. The company reported $1.76 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.17. The firm earned $1.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.09 billion. Bright Scholar Education had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.63% and a net margin of 4.62%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 69.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.30 earnings per share.
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How has Bright Scholar Education's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Bright Scholar Education's stock was trading at $7.86 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BEDU stock has decreased by 18.7% and is now trading at $6.39.
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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 1.70%. 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 issued an update on 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 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.

What is Bright Scholar Education's stock symbol?

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

Who are Bright Scholar Education's major shareholders?

Bright Scholar Education's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.33%), Library Research Ltd (0.26%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.12%), Oceanlink Management LTD. (0.06%), Oceanlink Management LTD. (0.06%) and Vontobel Holding Ltd. (0.04%).

Which institutional investors are selling Bright Scholar Education stock?

BEDU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, and Highland Capital Management LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Bright Scholar Education stock?

BEDU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Library Research Ltd, Oceanlink Management LTD., Oceanlink Management LTD., Vontobel Holding Ltd., and JPMorgan Chase & Co..

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 $6.39.

How much money does Bright Scholar Education make?

Bright Scholar Education has a market capitalization of $791.85 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 3/6/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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