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

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$10.31 -0.15 (-1.43 %)
(As of 03/21/2019 01:39 AM ET)
Previous Close$10.46
Today's Range$10.10 - $10.47
52-Week Range$8.82 - $20.95
Volume139,700 shs
Average Volume196,194 shs
Market Capitalization$1.31 billion
P/E Ratio34.37
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 well as international education consulting services. As of December 31, 2018, it operated 68 schools across 8 provinces in China. 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
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:BEDU



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$251.66 million
Cash Flow$0.3796 per share
Book Value$3.47 per share


Net Income$36.15 million


Market Cap$1.31 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
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 quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 17th. The company reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $93.43 million for the quarter. Bright Scholar Education Holdngs had a return on equity of 10.78% and a net margin of 14.58%. View Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' Earnings History.

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

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 17th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $330.66-337.848 million.

What price target have analysts set for BEDU?

2 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' stock. Their forecasts range from $12.50 to $12.50. On average, they anticipate Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' share price to reach $12.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.2% 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 coverage about BEDU stock has trended somewhat negative on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Bright Scholar Education Holdngs earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

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 NVIDIA (NVDA), YY (YY), Alibaba Group (BABA), TAL Education Group (TAL), China Distance Education (DL), Tesla (TSLA), New Oriental Education & Tech Grp (EDU), PGT Innovations (PGTI), AAR (AIR) and 58.com (WUBA).

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 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.

Who are Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' major shareholders?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hillhouse Capital Advisors Ltd. (3.13%), Millennium Management LLC (0.16%), Citigroup Inc. (0.09%), Barings LLC (0.07%), D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. (0.05%) and Two Sigma Advisers LP (0.02%).

Which major investors are selling Bright Scholar Education Holdngs stock?

BEDU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barings LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Two Sigma Advisers LP and Jane Street Group LLC.

Which major investors are buying Bright Scholar Education Holdngs stock?

BEDU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hillhouse Capital Advisors Ltd., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Citigroup Inc. and Virtu Financial LLC.

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 $10.31.

How big of a company is Bright Scholar Education Holdngs?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs has a market capitalization of $1.31 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 7,891 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 86-757-6683-2007 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:  134 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  162 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  296
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 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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