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NYSE:DLChina Distance Education Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.22 (+3.14 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $7.22
50-Day Range
MA: $7.06
52-Week Range
Now: $7.22
Volume111,664 shs
Average Volume55,861 shs
Market Capitalization$240.57 million
P/E Ratio9.38
Dividend Yield8.00%
China Distance Education Holdings Ltd. engages in the provision of online education in China, which focuses on professional education. The company offers online courses through its websites, which are designed to help course participants obtain and maintain the skills, licenses and certifications necessary to pursue careers and professions in China. Its online professional education courses cover a wide range of industries, including accounting, law, healthcare, construction engineering and others. The company also offer online test preparation courses to self-taught learners pursuing higher education diplomas or degrees and to secondary school and college students for various academic and entrance exams. It offers online foreign language courses. China Distance Education Holdings was founded by Zhengdong Zhu, Baohong Yin and Hongfeng Sun in July 2000 and is headquartered in Beijing, China.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.81 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$211.82 million
Cash Flow$1.05 per share
Book Value$3.71 per share


Net Income$21.25 million


Market Cap$240.57 million
Next Earnings Date8/11/2020 (Estimated)

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China Distance Education (NYSE:DL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has China Distance Education's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

China Distance Education's stock was trading at $8.00 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DL shares have decreased by 9.8% and is now trading at $7.22. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is China Distance Education's next earnings date?

China Distance Education is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 11th 2020. View our earnings forecast for China Distance Education.

How were China Distance Education's earnings last quarter?

China Distance Education Holdings Ltd (NYSE:DL) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 21st. The technology company reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.01 by $0.12. The technology company had revenue of $41.89 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $39.80 million. China Distance Education had a net margin of 11.52% and a return on equity of 20.85%. View China Distance Education's earnings history.

How often does China Distance Education pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for China Distance Education?

China Distance Education declared a -- dividend on Thursday, March 19th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.56 per share on Friday, April 24th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 30th. View China Distance Education's dividend history.

What guidance has China Distance Education issued on next quarter's earnings?

China Distance Education updated its third quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $50.6-53.7 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $78.82 million.

Has China Distance Education been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about DL stock has been trending neutral recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. China Distance Education earned a coverage optimism score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutChina Distance Education.

Who are some of China Distance Education's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of China Distance Education own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other China Distance Education investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alphabet (GOOG), Netflix (NFLX), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Illumina (ILMN), YY (YY), Alibaba Group (BABA), Tesla (TSLA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Canopy Growth (CGC).

Who are China Distance Education's key executives?

China Distance Education's management team includes the following people:
  • Zheng Dong Zhu, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Wing Hong Chan, Co-Chief Financial Officer & Financial Controller
  • Mark Alfred Marostica, Co-Chief Financial Officer
  • Fei Jia Ji, Director & Senior Executive Vice President

What is China Distance Education's stock symbol?

China Distance Education trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DL."

Who are China Distance Education's major shareholders?

China Distance Education's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wells Fargo & Company MN (7.07%), Wellington Management Group LLP (3.50%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.61%), Advisor Group Holdings Inc. (0.05%), Ritholtz Wealth Management (0.04%) and New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.01%).

Which institutional investors are selling China Distance Education stock?

DL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, and Wells Fargo & Company MN.

Which institutional investors are buying China Distance Education stock?

DL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Ritholtz Wealth Management, and New York State Common Retirement Fund.

How do I buy shares of China Distance Education?

Shares of DL 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 China Distance Education's stock price today?

One share of DL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.22.

How big of a company is China Distance Education?

China Distance Education has a market capitalization of $240.57 million and generates $211.82 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $21.25 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.63 on an earnings per share basis. China Distance Education employs 2,160 workers across the globe.

What is China Distance Education's official website?

The official website for China Distance Education is www.cdeledu.com.

How can I contact China Distance Education?

China Distance Education's mailing address is 18TH FLOOR XUEYUAN INTERNATIONAL TOWER 1 ZHICHUN ROAD HAIDIAN DISTRICT, BEIJING F4, 100083. The technology company can be reached via phone at 86-10-8231-9999 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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