The Arab International Investment and Education Company is a unique listed way to get exposure to the growing demand for private universities,educational institutes and academies. With a market cap of USD 168m, the company is one of the top 20 on the stock exchange in Jordan.
The company has investments in, the Applied Science University, Ibn Al Haytham Hospital, Applied Company for Treatment Medications, Applied Science University Oman,
International Company for Medical Investment, Arab International Food Factories and Investment Company, and Ittihad Schools. Quite a selection of good quality establishments. Still with Return On Assets of only 10.5% it is not going to ever be anything more than a defensive stock.