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NYSE:DLChina Distance Education Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.05 (+0.56 %)
(As of 08/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $8.95
50-Day Range
MA: $8.77
52-Week Range
Now: $8.95
Volume17,256 shs
Average Volume77,707 shs
Market Capitalization$298.21 million
P/E Ratio11.62
Dividend Yield6.29%
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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Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.81 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$211.82 million
Cash Flow$1.03 per share
Book Value$3.71 per share


Net Income$21.25 million


Market Cap$298.21 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 (WHO). Since then, DL stock has increased by 11.9% and is now trading at $8.95.
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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.
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How were China Distance Education's earnings last quarter?

China Distance Education Holdings Ltd (NYSE:DL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 21st. The technology company reported $0.13 earnings per share (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 analysts' expectations of $39.80 million. China Distance Education had a return on equity of 20.85% and a net margin of 11.52%.
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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. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.56 per share on Friday, April 24th. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 30th.
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What guidance has China Distance Education issued on next quarter's earnings?

China Distance Education issued an update on its third quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 21st. The company provided earnings per share 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?

News articles about DL stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. China Distance Education earned a news sentiment score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting China Distance Education?

China Distance Education saw a drop in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 22,900 shares, a drop of 22.1% from the December 15th total of 29,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 52,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.4 days.
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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), Illumina (ILMN), Netflix (NFLX), YY (YY), Alibaba Group (BABA), Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ), Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Ritholtz Wealth Management (0.08%) and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.04%).

Which institutional investors are buying China Distance Education stock?

DL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ritholtz Wealth Management, and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC.

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 $8.95.

How big of a company is China Distance Education?

China Distance Education has a market capitalization of $298.21 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 8/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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