Many parents discovered that nothing, especially for younger students, can substitute real teachers and the in-person learning experience. The return to the classroom is expected to boost tech companies that are linked to well-established underlying firms. When schools and universities are again starting offline lessons, here are some education and related stocks to consider.
The National Education Policy 2020 was adopted by the Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, paving the door for large-scale, transformational reforms in both school and higher education.
Another factor that has contributed to the education sector's rise is the rising use of the internet. It is now possible to teach in any part of the country. It is also accessible to someone on the other end at the same time. This aids in the delivery of education even more.
NIIT Limited, located in Gurgaon, India, is an Indian multinational skill and talent development business. The company was founded in 1981 to assist the fledgling IT industry with its human resource issues. The stock returned 380.0 percent over three years, compared to 94.85 percent for the Nifty Smallcap 100. NIIT Ltd., founded in 1981, is a Small Cap business in the Services sector with a market capitalization of Rs 4,649.07 crore.
NIIT offers a wide range of programmes in a variety of industries. Technology, Banking & Finance, Digital Marketing, Data Sciences & Analytics, Professional Life Skills, Business Process Excellence, and Multi-sectoral Vocational Skills are some of the topics covered.
Aptech Limited has moved into a variety of areas, including IT training, media & entertainment, retail & aviation, beauty & wellness, banking & finance, and the preschool segment, among others, since its inception in 1986 and with a present presence of over 800 centres globally. Aptech Limited's two primary business streams - Individual Training and Enterprise Business Group - have trained students, professionals, universities, and corporations.
The stock returned 93.58 percent over three years, compared to 94.85 percent for the Nifty Smallcap 100. Aptech Ltd., founded in the year 2000, is a Small Cap business in the Services sector with a market capitalization of Rs 1,260.72 crore.
Through its many operations, Zee Learn Limited provides education across India. In India, the company is represented by a number of schools and vocational educational institutes. It is traded on India's two major stock markets. Stock returned -63.91 percent over three years, compared to 94.85 percent for the Nifty Smallcap 100. Zee Learn Ltd., founded in 2010, is a Small Cap company in the Learning & Education industry with a market capitalization of Rs 454.90 crore.
The company makes money from two different sources. The first is fundamental education. This includes preschools, elementary and secondary schools, as well as higher education. Kidzee is the most well-known brand within the preschool network, which has over 2000 locations.
MPS is in the Content Solutions and Platform Solutions business. It also offers eLearning solutions, as well as data processing hosting, computer programming, and other associated services.
Since 2005, the company has had no debt. The company's yearly sales growth rate of 22.98 percent surpassed its three-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14.09 percent. In comparison to the Nifty Smallcap 100, which returned 94.85% over three years, the stock returned 39.21%.
Revenue increased by 176.53 percent year over year, the greatest in the prior three years. The stock returned 99.47 percent over three years, compared to 94.85 percent for the Nifty Smallcap 100. Sales have decreased by 47.91 percent. For the first time in three years, the company's revenue has decreased.
Career Point Ltd., founded in the year 2000, is a Small Cap company in the Learning & Education sector with a market capitalization of Rs 259.80 crore.
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