November 22, 2016 - By Clifton Ray · 0 Comments
The stock of Tal Education Group (NYSE:XRS) registered an increase of 4.53% in short interest. XRS’s total short interest was 3.93 million shares in November as published by FINRA. Its up 4.53% from 3.76M shares, reported previously. With 637,000 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 6 days to cover their XRS’s short positions. The short interest to Tal Education Group’s float is 9.54%. The stock increased 3.16% or $2.34 during the last trading session, hitting $76.36. TAL Education Group (ADR) (NYSE:XRS) has risen 34.86% since April 20, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.31% the S&P500.
TAL 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 company has a market cap of $6.22 billion. The Firm is a K-12 after-school tutoring services well-known provider in China. It has a 65.29 P/E ratio. 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.
Out of 10 analysts covering TAL Education (NYSE:XRS), 8 rate it a “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 1 “Hold”. This means 80% are positive. TAL Education has been the topic of 17 analyst reports since September 22, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. TH Capital maintained it with “Buy” rating and $36.0 target price in Tuesday, September 22 report. The company was downgraded on Friday, April 29 by Credit Agricole. Jefferies reinitiated the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, July 8 report. As per Friday, April 29, the company rating was downgraded by CLSA. Credit Suisse initiated the stock with “Outperform” rating in Thursday, January 14 report. Credit Suisse downgraded TAL Education Group (ADR) (NYSE:XRS) on Wednesday, March 23 to “Neutral” rating. As per Wednesday, July 27, the company rating was downgraded by CLSA. The company was upgraded on Friday, October 28 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 23 by Jefferies. Brean Capital downgraded the shares of XRS in a report on Friday, May 6 to “Hold” rating.
TAL Education Group, incorporated on January 10, 2008, is a holding firm 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 Firm is a K-12 after-school tutoring services well-known provider in China. The Firm offers tutoring services to K-12 students covering academic subjects, including mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, history, geography, political science, English and Chinese. As of February 29, 2016, its educational network consisted of 363 learning centers and 292 service centers in 25 cities throughout China, with approximately half of these learning centers and service centers located in Beijing and Shanghai, as well as its online courses and online education platform.
More notable recent TAL Education Group (ADR) (NYSE:XRS) news were published by: Marketwatch.com which released: “TAL Education Group ADR” on November 07, 2010, also Quotes.Wsj.com with their article: “DOW JONES, A NEWS CORP COMPANY” published on February 11, 2011, Benzinga.com published: “Brean Sees A Clear Roadmap To Growth For TAL Education Group” on July 27, 2016. More interesting news about TAL Education Group (ADR) (NYSE:XRS) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “XRS: TAL Education Group Is the Next Wave of Chinese Schooling” published on April 22, 2015 as well as Barrons.com‘s news article titled: “TAL Education Is Top of the Class” with publication date: November 13, 2015.
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By Clifton Ray