Investment analysts at Citigroup Inc assumed coverage on shares of Nord Anglia Education Inc (NYSE:NORD) in a research note issued on Tuesday. The brokerage set a “buy” rating and a $29.00 price target on the stock. Citigroup Inc’s price target indicates a potential upside of 20.18% from the company’s previous close.

Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Nord Anglia Education from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $24.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, February 1st. Barclays PLC downgraded shares of Nord Anglia Education from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and increased their price objective for the stock from $22.00 to $24.00 in a research report on Tuesday, January 10th. Credit Suisse Group AG increased their price objective on shares of Nord Anglia Education from $25.00 to $28.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 30th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased their price objective on shares of Nord Anglia Education from $24.00 to $25.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 30th. Finally, CLSA downgraded shares of Nord Anglia Education from an “outperform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 30th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Nord Anglia Education presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $26.00.

Nord Anglia Education (NYSE:NORD) opened at 24.13 on Tuesday. Nord Anglia Education has a one year low of $19.83 and a one year high of $25.00. The company has a 50-day moving average of $23.16 and a 200 day moving average of $22.68. The company has a market cap of $2.51 billion, a P/E ratio of 46.40 and a beta of 0.93.

Nord Anglia Education (NYSE:NORD) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January 24th. The company reported $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.02. Nord Anglia Education had a return on equity of 22.83% and a net margin of 6.57%. The company had revenue of $261 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $261.91 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.25 EPS. The firm’s revenue was up 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts predict that Nord Anglia Education will post $0.68 EPS for the current year.

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Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Trexquant Investment LP bought a new stake in shares of Nord Anglia Education during the fourth quarter valued at about $200,000. Aperio Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Nord Anglia Education by 9.9% in the third quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 17,306 shares of the company’s stock valued at $377,000 after buying an additional 1,565 shares during the last quarter. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd acquired a new position in shares of Nord Anglia Education during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $1,109,000. Swiss National Bank boosted its position in shares of Nord Anglia Education by 5.9% in the third quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 59,021 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,285,000 after buying an additional 3,300 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Geneva Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Nord Anglia Education by 0.6% in the third quarter. Geneva Advisors LLC now owns 181,485 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,953,000 after buying an additional 1,006 shares during the last quarter. 31.40% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Nord Anglia Education Company Profile

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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