News articles about RYB Education (NYSE:RYB) have trended positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. RYB Education earned a news sentiment score of 0.32 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 47.6481270901463 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

RYB has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Credit Suisse Group reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of RYB Education in a report on Thursday, May 31st. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of RYB Education from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, June 2nd. ValuEngine raised shares of RYB Education from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, July 28th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group began coverage on shares of RYB Education in a research report on Monday, July 23rd. They set a “buy” rating and a $27.00 price target on the stock. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. RYB Education has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $24.50.

NYSE RYB traded up $0.24 on Tuesday, hitting $19.90. 58,880 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 230,070. RYB Education has a 52 week low of $15.50 and a 52 week high of $31.80. The firm has a market capitalization of $563.52 million and a P/E ratio of 73.70.

RYB Education (NYSE:RYB) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 28th. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.11. RYB Education had a net margin of 2.48% and a return on equity of 3.55%. The firm had revenue of $47.48 million for the quarter. sell-side analysts expect that RYB Education will post 0.34 EPS for the current fiscal year.

RYB Education Company Profile

RYB Education, Inc provides early childhood education service in the People's Republic of China. The company offers kindergarten services to 2-6-year-old children; and play-and-learn centers services for the joint participation of 0-6-year-old children and their families to promote children's development and prepare them for their entry into kindergartens and primary schools.

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