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

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$10.80 -0.15 (-1.37 %)
(As of 12/9/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$10.80
Today's Range$10.6650 - $11.34
52-Week Range$8.82 - $23.99
Volume138,006 shs
Average Volume163,396 shs
Market Capitalization$1.37 billion
P/E Ratio36.00
Dividend YieldN/A
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 of May 31, 2018, it had a network of 67 schools with approximately 35,275 students. The company was founded in 1994 and is based in Foshan, China.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Educational services
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNYSE:BEDU
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:BEDU


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.00
Quick Ratio1.99


Trailing P/E Ratio36.00
Forward P/E Ratio25.71
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$251.66 million
Price / Sales5.46
Cash Flow$0.6375 per share
Price / Cash Flow16.94
Book Value$3.47 per share
Price / Book3.11


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.30
Net Income$36.15 million
Net Margins14.39%
Return on Equity11.17%
Return on Assets7.17%


Outstanding Shares127,250,000
Market Cap$1.37 billion
OptionableNot Optionable

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 were Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' earnings last quarter?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs Ltd-ADR (NYSE:BEDU) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.02 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $57.05 million for the quarter. Bright Scholar Education Holdngs had a return on equity of 11.17% and a net margin of 14.39%. View Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for BEDU?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' stock. Their forecasts range from $12.50 to $17.00. On average, they expect Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' stock price to reach $14.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 36.6% 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?

3 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 and 1 buy rating 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?

News articles about BEDU stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Bright Scholar Education Holdngs earned a coverage optimism score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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

Who are Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' key executives?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Junli He, CEO & Director (Age 44)
  • Ms. Dongmei Li, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Ms. Xingjian Zhang, VP & Chief Human Resource Officer (Age 39)
  • Mr. Jinsheng Cheng, VP (Age 55)
  • Mr. Shu Chen, VP (Age 33)

When did Bright Scholar Education Holdngs 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 served as the underwriters for the IPO and China Merchants Securities (HK) and BNP Paribas were co-managers.

Who are Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' major shareholders?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Morgan Stanley (0.23%), Prudence Asset Management Ltd (0.18%), Taikang Asset Management Hong Kong Co Ltd (0.16%), Marshall Wace LLP (0.11%), Credit Suisse AG (0.10%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.09%).

Which institutional investors are selling Bright Scholar Education Holdngs stock?

BEDU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Credit Suisse AG, Prudence Asset Management Ltd and Bank of Montreal Can.

Which institutional investors are buying Bright Scholar Education Holdngs stock?

BEDU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Taikang Asset Management Hong Kong Co Ltd, Marshall Wace LLP, Morgan Stanley, Highland Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Jane Street Group LLC and Marshall Wace North America L.P..

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' stock price today?

One share of BEDU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.80.

How big of a company is Bright Scholar Education Holdngs?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs has a market capitalization of $1.37 billion and generates $251.66 million in revenue each year. The company earns $36.15 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.30 on an earnings per share basis. Bright Scholar Education Holdngs employs 6,228 workers across the globe.

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 ROAD BEIJIAO TOWN SHUNDE DISTRICT, FOSHAN F4, 528300. The company can be reached via phone at 86-757-6683-2507 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:  114 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  131 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  245
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 12/9/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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