Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Bright Scholar Education (BEDU) Share Price

News coverage about Bright Scholar Education (NYSE:BEDU) has trended positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Bright Scholar Education earned a media sentiment score of 0.37 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.1917401306096 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Several equities research analysts recently commented on the company. ValuEngine raised Bright Scholar Education from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, May 18th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. began coverage on Bright Scholar Education in a report on Thursday, March 8th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $17.00 target price for the company.

BEDU opened at $18.61 on Friday. Bright Scholar Education has a twelve month low of $11.59 and a twelve month high of $28.18.

Bright Scholar Education (NYSE:BEDU) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, April 24th. The company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $51.06 million during the quarter.

Bright Scholar Education Company Profile

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 of January 23, 2018, it had a network of 60 schools with approximately 33,916 students.

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