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How to buy Hailiang Education Group (HLG) stocks in Canada

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Hailiang Education Group is an education & training services business based in the US. Hailiang Education Group stocks (HLG.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $40.67 – a decrease of 13.31% over the previous week. Hailiang Education Group employs 2,252 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.4 billion.

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Hailiang Education Group stock price (NASDAQ:HLG)

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Hailiang Education Group shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$11.03
52-week range$10.73 - $65.87
50-day moving average $18.81
200-day moving average $34.52
Wall St. target price$69.85
PE ratio 8.885
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.43

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Hailiang Education Group price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $11.03 from 2022-01-21

1 week (2022-01-14) -13.31%
1 month (2021-12-23) -18.17%
3 months (2021-10-22) -64.19%
6 months (2021-07-23) -69.81%
1 year (2021-01-22) -83.19%
2 years (2020-01-24) -83.84%
3 years (2019-01-24) 40.25
5 years (2017-01-24) 30.22%

Is Hailiang Education Group under- or over-valued?

Valuing Hailiang Education Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Hailiang Education Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Hailiang Education Group's P/E ratio

Hailiang Education Group's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 9x. In other words, Hailiang Education Group shares trade at around 9x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Hailiang Education Group's EBITDA

Hailiang Education Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $748.9 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Hailiang Education Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Hailiang Education Group financials

Revenue TTM $1.4 billion
Operating margin TTM 44.54%
Gross profit TTM $647.2 million
Return on assets TTM 12.54%
Return on equity TTM 22.66%
Profit margin 17.09%
Book value $85.37
Market capitalisation $328 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Hailiang Education Group share dividends

We're not expecting Hailiang Education Group to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Hailiang Education Group share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Hailiang Education Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as $10.73 up to $65.8683. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Hailiang Education Group's is -0.1536. This would suggest that Hailiang Education Group's shares have been inversely-correlated to the average (for this exchange) – so when the broader market trended up or down, Hailiang Education Group has bucked the trend.

Hailiang Education Group overview

Hailiang Education Group Inc. provides K-12 educational and management services in the People's Republic of China. The company operates 14 affiliated schools; and 27 managed schools. It offers K-12 student management, high school curriculum education, and operation and management services, including branding, academic management, education resources, school culture, admission, finance, human resources, procurement, IT, internal audit, and property and logistics management services, as well as after-school enrichment, accommodations, and transportation services. The company also provides ancillary educational services, such as well-rounded education, academic subject tutoring, study trip, and overseas study consulting services; and hotel management services. In addition, its schools offer basic educational and international programs at the primary school, middle school, and high school levels; courses designed for students, such as A-levels courses for the United Kingdom universities, AP courses for the United States universities, Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) courses for Australian universities, and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses for various countries in the world; and language courses, including Japanese, Korean, and Spanish. As of June 30, 2021, the company had 10,402 students enrolled in its affiliated schools; and 43,897 students enrolled in its managed schools.

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