TAL Education Group Company Profile (NYSE:TAL)

About TAL Education Group

TAL Education Group logoTAL Education Group is a holding company for a group of companies engaged in provision of after-school tutoring programs for primary and secondary school students in the People's Republic of China (the PRC). The Company is a K-12 after-school tutoring services provider in China. The Company's Xueersi Peiyou small classes course consists of approximately four semesters, which include approximately two school semesters in Spring and Fall, and approximately two holiday semesters in summer and winter. It operates a Website, www.jzb.com, which is an online education platform in China. It offers personalized premium services under its Zhikang brand. It offers online courses through www.xueersi.com. Through www.xueersi.com, the Company offers online courses on mathematics, English, Chinese, physics, chemistry, biology and other subjects. It also offers select online courses through other Websites. The Company has over 10 call centers in Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin, Guangzhou and Shenzhen.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Education & Training Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: TAL
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $83.61
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $79.87
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $72.05
  • 52-Week Range: $45.25 - $87.98
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 78.07
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 43.10
  • P/E Growth: 2.25
  • Market Cap: $6.81B
  • Outstanding Shares: 81,426,000
  • Beta: 0.34
  • Net Margins: 11.41%
  • Return on Equity: 17.35%
  • Return on Assets: 7.00%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.40%
  • Current Ratio: 1.08%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.08%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.73)
Consensus Price Target: $45.28 (45.85% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/26/2017Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
1/24/2017Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
10/28/2016Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
10/21/2016T.H. CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$75.00 -> $79.00View Rating Details
10/10/2016Daiwa Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
9/6/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/2/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingHold$15.00View Rating Details
4/28/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$12.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
4/14/2016Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$58.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$25.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$14.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
12/4/2015NomuraBoost Price TargetBuy$43.50 -> $55.00View Rating Details
11/30/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetBuy$52.00View Rating Details
8/5/2015MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$20.00View Rating Details
7/31/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$39.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/19/2017Q216$0.22$0.26$230.17 million$260.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q217$0.53$0.70$250.52 million$271.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q117$0.29$0.25$184.06 million$195.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.48$0.44$145.00 million$149.22 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q416$0.26$0.23$169.71 million$175.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.63$0.79$161.61 million$153.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q316$0.15$0.19$136.87 million$142.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.77$0.71$160.98 million$154.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q216$0.38$0.78$162.53 million$173.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q2$0.84$0.80$160.23 million$150.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q116$0.22$0.23$122.20 million$129.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.88$0.79$157.20 million$149.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2015Q415$0.21$0.23$117.78 million$123.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.96$0.97$167.50 million$154.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2015Q315$0.17$0.13$97.66 million$99.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q314$0.96$0.96$162.70 million$150.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2014Q215$0.36$0.39$99.40 million$122.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q115$0.17$0.22$86.90 million$89.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q214$0.96$0.95$160.80 million$144.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q414$0.17$0.24$85.42 million$87.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q114$0.96$0.92$155.89 million$157.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$1.01$0.99$157.73 million$156.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2014Q314$0.11$0.19$70.75 million$73.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$1.10$1.03$165.95 million$158.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q214$0.29$0.32$90.12 million$92.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$1.07$1.66$157.32 million$139.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2013Q1 2014$0.07$0.13$58.52 million$61.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$1.05$1.05$153.12 million$156.08 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q4 2013$0.10$0.09$59.35 million$59.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.95$1.04$152.85 million$151.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2013Q3 2013$0.04$0.10$49.35 million$48.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2012Q312$1.03$0.95$149.15 million$149.02 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2012$0.16$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.98$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.05$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.99$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.07$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2012$0.99$1.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/19/2012$0.01$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.91$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.13$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.86$0.99ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.78$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.08$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$0.63$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2011$0.04$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.25 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.94 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q2 20161$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q3 20161$0.36$0.36$0.36
Q4 20161$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q1 20171$0.71$0.71$0.71
Q2 20171$0.80$0.80$0.80
Q3 20171$0.95$0.95$0.95
Q4 20171$0.82$0.82$0.82
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:-30.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 44.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 52.04%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/5/2015Kevin ValentineSVPSell2,250$42.66$95,985.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Adrian DunnerSVPSell8,000$45.10$360,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Marc PearlinVPSell1,500$42.97$64,455.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Marc PearlinVPSell1,500$44.98$67,470.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Claude GermainDirectorSell1,500$42.02$63,030.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Marc PearlinVPSell1,000$42.15$42,150.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Marc PearlinVPSell3,000$42.83$128,490.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Brian SondeyCEOSell10,400$45.04$468,416.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Brian SondeyCEOSell64,600$43.62$2,817,852.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2014Marc PearlinVPSell2,000$42.09$84,180.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2014Marc PearlinVPSell2,000$53.00$106,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Kevin ValentineSVPSell5,500$55.23$303,765.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013John BurnsCFOSell7,793$51.11$398,300.23View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013Adrian DunnerSVPSell5,000$53.65$268,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Adrian DunnerSVPSell5,000$53.05$265,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Frederic LindebergDirectorSell1,500$53.02$79,530.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013Adrian DunnerSVPSell5,000$47.58$237,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Adrian DunnerSVPSell2,500$46.12$115,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Frederic LindebergDirectorSell2,000$45.28$90,560.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Frederic H LindebergDirectorSell3,000$45.15$135,450.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Claude GermainDirectorSell3,000$42.83$128,490.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Marc PearlinVPSell2,800$40.63$113,764.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Marc PearlinVPSell2,766$43.59$120,569.94View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Frederic H LindebergDirectorSell2,000$43.58$87,160.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2013Kevin ValentineSVPSell1,500$40.00$60,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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What is TAL Education Group's stock symbol?

TAL Education Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TAL."

How often does TAL Education Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for TAL Education Group?

TAL Education Group declared a dividend on Monday, June 13th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.54 per share on Wednesday, June 15th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 15th.

Where is TAL Education Group's stock going? Where will TAL Education Group's stock price be in 2017?

11 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for TAL Education Group's shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $79.00. On average, they anticipate TAL Education Group's share price to reach $45.28 in the next year.

When will TAL Education Group announce their earnings?

TAL Education Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

What are analysts saying about TAL Education Group stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about TAL Education Group stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "TAL Education Group provides K-12 after-school tutoring service in China. It offers tutoring services to K-12 students covering academic subjects, including mathematics, English, Chinese, physics, chemistry and biology. The Company delivers its tutoring services through small classes, personalized premium services i.e. one-on-one tutoring and online course offerings. Its extensive network consists of learning centers and service centers in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Tianjin and Wuhan, as well as the Company's online platform. TAL Education Group is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China. " (2/18/2017)

  • J P Morgan Chase & Co analysts commented, "TAL’s 1Q16 pre-tax operating income of $0.44 (ex. merger-related costs) missed consensus estimates ($0.46). Highlight: TAL expects June close for merger; sustained rebound in commodity prices could benefit future results." (5/2/2016)

How do I buy TAL Education Group stock?

Shares of TAL Education Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of TAL Education Group stock cost?

One share of TAL Education Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $83.61.

TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL) Chart for Tuesday, February, 21, 2017

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for TAL Education Group (NYSE:TAL)

Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff