Pandemic and lockdowns around the world fueled the evolution of online and virtual learning solutions. Companies within this list develop and invest on education platforms and solutions. With the advent of Artificial Intelligence (AI), these companies are popular with analysts for offering some exciting business opportunities. The list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.
This list has performed 22.12% over the past year. By comparison, NASDAQ Singapore SGD Index is 1.73% over the same period. The beta of this list, which is a measure of volatility, is Moderately Low at 0.66. List Beta is calculated using an equally weighted average beta of the securities within this list. This list includes 40.00% of Academic & Educational Services stocks, 30.00% of Technology stocks, 10.00% of Consumer Non-Cyclicals stocks, 10.00% of Industrials stocks, 10.00% of Consumer Cyclicals stocks.
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ZOOM VIDEO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
ZM. Zoom Video Communications, Inc. is a provider of video communication platform. The Company’s platform connects people through video, phone, chat, and webinars, and enables experiences across disparate devices and locations. Its products include Zoom Meetings, Zoom Phone, Zoom Chat, Zoom Rooms, Zoom Hardware-as-a-Service, Zoom Conference Room Connector, Zoom Events, Zoom Webinar, Zoom Developer Platform, Zoom App Marketplace, and Zoom Contact Center. Its customer base spans a range of industry categories, including education, entertainment/media, enterprise infrastructure, finance, government, healthcare, manufacturing, nonprofit/not-for-profit and social impact, retail/consumer products, and software/Internet. The Company’s subsidiaries include Zoom Voice Communications, Inc., ZVC UK LTD, ZVC Australia PTY LTD, ZVC Netherlands B.V., ZVC Japan KK, Zoom Video Communications (Suzhou) Inc., Saasbee Inc. (Hefei) Ltd., ZVC India PVT LTD, Keybase LLC and SaasBee Software (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd.
Zoom Video Communications Inc. is +3.41% over the past month and -38.89% over the past year, outperforming the NASDAQ Singapore SGD Index by +4.93% over the past month and -40.62% over the past year.
NEW ORIENTAL EDUCATION & TECHNOLOGY GROUP INC.
EDU. New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc is a China-based company mainly engaged in delivering comprehensive educational programs, services and products to students through its nationwide physical network of schools, learning centers and bookstores, as well as pure-play online learning platforms. The Company primarily operates through four segments. The Educational Services and Test Preparation Courses segment mainly provides K-12 after school training (AST), test preparation, and other courses. The Online Education and Other Services segment mainly provides online education. The Overseas Study Consulting Services segment mainly provides overseas study consulting services. The Educational Materials and Distribution segment is mainly engaged in distributing and selling books and other educational materials through its distribution channels, which consist of bookstores operated by the Company and third-party distributors.
New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. is -3.85% over the past month and +186.82% over the past year, underperforming the NASDAQ Singapore SGD Index by -2.33% over the past month and +185.10% over the past year.
COUR. Coursera, Inc. provides Coursera, a platform that connects learners, educators and institutions, providing educational content that is accessible and relevant. The Company’s segments include Consumer, Enterprise and Degrees. Coursera provides a range of learning offerings, including Guided Projects, Courses, Specializations, Certificates and Degrees. Its offerings include Coursera.org for Individuals, Coursera for Enterprise, Coursera for Business, Coursera for Campus and Coursera for Government. Coursera partners with university and industry partners to provide a broad portfolio of content and credentials. Its university partners offer courses across a range of domains, including data science, technology, business, health, social sciences, and arts and humanities. The Company also offers Coursera Plus, a subscription pricing model that gives learners access to over 7,000 courses, Guided Projects, Specializations, and Professional Certificates on Coursera for a monthly or annual fee.
Coursera Inc. is -8.04% over the past month and -31.72% over the past year, underperforming the NASDAQ Singapore SGD Index by -6.51% over the past month and -33.45% over the past year.
AMERICAN PUBLIC EDUCATION, INC.
APEI. American Public Education, Inc. provides online and on-campus postsecondary education to approximately 108,400 students through its subsidiary institutions. The Company’s segments include American Public University System (APUS), Rasmussen University Segment (RU) and Hondros College of Nursing Segment (HCN). The APUS segment provides online postsecondary education to approximately 88,800 adult learners, directed primarily at the needs of the military, military-affiliated, public service, and service-minded communities through American Military University (AMU), and American Public University (APU). APUS is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The RU segment provides nursing and health sciences-focused postsecondary education to approximately 17,100 students at its 23 campuses in six states and online. The HCN segment provides nursing education to approximately 2,500 students at six campuses in Ohio, including a campus in Akron.
American Public Education Inc. is -3.31% over the past month and -35.29% over the past year, underperforming the NASDAQ Singapore SGD Index by -1.79% over the past month and -37.02% over the past year.
LRN. Stride, Inc. is an education services company providing virtual and blended learning. The Company provides technology-based products and services. The Company offers a range of individual products and services, as well as customized solutions. It offers a set of products and services primarily to two lines of business, which include General Education and Career Learning. Its General Education, which consist of school-as-a-service, stride private schools, and learning solutions software and services sales. Its Career Learning, which consists of stride career prep school-as-a-service, learning solutions career learning software and services sales, and adult learning. Its products and services for the General Education market are focused on various subjects, including math, English, science and history, for kindergarten through twelfth grade students. Its Career Learning programs offers middle and high school students content pathways that include job-ready skills and work experiences.
Stride Inc. is +33.22% over the past month and +31.92% over the past year, outperforming the NASDAQ Singapore SGD Index by +34.74% over the past month and +30.20% over the past year.