News articles about Nord Anglia Education (NYSE:NORD) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Nord Anglia Education earned a media sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 46.2910140106459 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of Nord Anglia Education (NYSE NORD) opened at 32.57 on Friday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $32.74 and a 200 day moving average of $30.13. Nord Anglia Education has a 52-week low of $20.08 and a 52-week high of $33.15. The company has a market capitalization of $3.39 billion, a PE ratio of 57.75 and a beta of 0.96.
Nord Anglia Education (NYSE:NORD) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 25th. The company reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.28. Nord Anglia Education had a net margin of 4.26% and a return on equity of 12.59%. The company had revenue of $272.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $273.27 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.28 earnings per share. Nord Anglia Education’s revenue for the quarter was up 7.4% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts predict that Nord Anglia Education will post $0.66 earnings per share for the current year.
Separately, BidaskClub cut shares of Nord Anglia Education from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Sunday, July 16th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $29.57.
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About Nord Anglia Education
Nord Anglia Education, Inc is an operator of international schools. As of August 31, 2016, the Company taught over 37,000 students, from kindergarten through the end of secondary school (K-12), at its 43 schools in China, Europe, the Middle East, South East Asia and North America. The Company’s segments include China, Europe, Middle East (ME), Southeast Asia (SEA), North America and Other.
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