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

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$11.15 +0.34 (+3.15 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 05:09 AM ET)
Previous Close$10.81
Today's Range$10.67 - $11.38
52-Week Range$8.82 - $20.95
Volume215,400 shs
Average Volume147,521 shs
Market Capitalization$1.42 billion
P/E Ratio32.76
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.18
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
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:BEDU
CUSIPN/A
Phone86-757-6683-2007

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$251.66 million
Cash Flow$0.3950 per share
Book Value$3.47 per share

Profitability

Net Income$36.15 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,891
Market Cap$1.42 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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 17th. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.01. The company earned $93.43 million during 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 issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 17th. The company provided 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?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' shares. Their predictions range from $12.50 to $17.00. On average, they expect Bright Scholar Education Holdngs' stock price to reach $14.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 32.3% 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?

Media headlines about BEDU stock have been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Bright Scholar Education Holdngs earned a news impact score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

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), Tesla (TSLA), PGT Innovations (PGTI), TAL Education Group (TAL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Match Group (MTCH), Paypal (PYPL) and China Distance Education (DL).

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
  • Mr. Jinsheng Cheng, VP (Age 56)

When did Bright Scholar Education Holdngs IPO?

(BEDU) raised $135 million in an initial public offering 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors 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 purchased 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 $11.15.

How big of a company is Bright Scholar Education Holdngs?

Bright Scholar Education Holdngs has a market capitalization of $1.42 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:  131 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  159 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  290
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 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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