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Bright Scholar Education Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.05 (+0.76 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $6.63
50-Day Range
MA: $6.42
52-Week Range
Now: $6.63
Volume8,900 shs
Average Volume46,964 shs
Market Capitalization$821.59 million
P/E Ratio34.89
Dividend Yield1.66%
Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited, an education service company, operates K-12 schools in China. 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; and Chinese government-mandated curriculum services for students. As of November 30, 2019, it operated 80 schools across 10 provinces in China, as well as 8 schools internationally with a total student capacity of 67,194 students. Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited was founded in 1994 and is based in Foshan, China.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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2.04 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:BEDU



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$491.65 million
Cash Flow$0.58 per share
Book Value$3.68 per share


Net Income$23.51 million


Market Cap$821.59 million
Next Earnings Date1/21/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable
+0.05 (+0.76 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Bright Scholar Education (NYSE:BEDU) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Bright Scholar Education's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Bright Scholar Education's stock was trading at $7.86 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BEDU shares have decreased by 15.6% and is now trading at $6.63.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Bright Scholar Education?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bright Scholar Education in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Bright Scholar Education?

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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 Thursday, January 21st 2021.
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How were Bright Scholar Education's earnings last quarter?

Bright Scholar Education Holdings Limited (NYSE:BEDU) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 11th. The company reported ($0.08) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.11. The business had revenue of $95.24 million for the quarter. Bright Scholar Education had a return on equity of 8.63% and a net margin of 4.62%.
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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, November, 11th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $550.574-565.178 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $630.81 million.

What price target have analysts set for BEDU?

2 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Bright Scholar Education's shares. Their forecasts range from $9.50 to $9.80. On average, they expect Bright Scholar Education's stock price to reach $9.65 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 45.6% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Bright Scholar Education?

Bright Scholar Education saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 89,300 shares, an increase of 30.7% from the October 15th total of 68,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 34,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days. Approximately 0.3% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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).

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 46)
  • Ms. Dongmei Li, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Ms. Ruby Yim, Investor Relations Counsel
  • Mr. Yibo Wen, VP & Chief Human Resource Officer (Age 37)
  • Ms. Wanmei Li, Co-Chief Exec. Officer of Domestic K-12 Education Bus.
  • Mr. Zi Chen, Co-Chief Exec. Officer of Complementary Education Service Bus.

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."

Who are Bright Scholar Education's major shareholders?

Bright Scholar Education's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Indus Capital Partners LLC (3.79%), Morgan Stanley (0.34%), BlackRock Inc. (0.15%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.11%).

Which institutional investors are selling Bright Scholar Education stock?

BEDU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Indus Capital Partners LLC, Morgan Stanley, and BlackRock Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying Bright Scholar Education stock?

BEDU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Bright Scholar Education's stock price today?

One share of BEDU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.63.

How big of a company is Bright Scholar Education?

Bright Scholar Education has a market capitalization of $821.59 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. Bright Scholar Education employs 10,366 workers across the globe.

What is Bright Scholar Education's official website?

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

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 11/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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