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Capella Education Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:CPLA)

Consensus Ratings for Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $52.25 (2.15% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/8/2016Credit SuisseReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/22/2016Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral$47.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/28/2015BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$51.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/29/2015Deutsche BankLower Price TargetHold$60.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/29/2015Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$65.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/13/2015Piper JaffrayBoost Price Target$75.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/5/2015First AnalysisDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$72.00 -> $77.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/29/2014Barrington ResearchBoost Price Target$70.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/25/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/26/2016        
4/26/2016Q116$0.81$0.78$105.16 million$105.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2016Q415$0.96$0.96$109.35 million$109.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2015Q315$0.67$0.67$104.79 million$103.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2015Q215$0.81$0.83$108.20 million$108.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2015Q115$0.83$0.80$109.22 million$109.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2015Q414$0.92$0.99$109.33 million$108.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2014Q314$0.55$0.62$102.14 million$103.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2014Q214$0.84$0.72$104.30 million$104.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2014Q114$0.73$0.70$104.60 million$105.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2014Q413$0.76$0.79$106.44 million$106.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2013Q313$0.40$0.48$99.95 million$100.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2013Q2 2013$0.66$0.83$102.66 million$103.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2013Q1 2013$0.62$0.70$104.00 million$109.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2013Q4 2012$0.74$0.68$106.09 million$107.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2012$0.28$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2012$0.64$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2012$0.78$0.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/14/2012$0.91$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2011$0.60$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/26/2011$0.90$0.99ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2011$0.83$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2011$1.10$1.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.80$0.84$0.82
Q2 20162$0.86$0.96$0.91
Q3 20162$0.66$0.71$0.69
Q4 20161$1.06$1.06$1.06
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/4/2016quarterly$0.392.89%5/23/20165/25/20167/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2016quarterly$0.393.46%3/8/20163/10/20164/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2015quarterly$0.393.11%12/21/201512/23/20151/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2015quarterly$0.372.9%8/24/20158/26/201510/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015quarterly$0.372.85%6/1/20156/3/20157/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/20/2015quarterly$0.372.26%3/10/20153/12/20154/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2014quarterly$0.372.17%12/22/201412/24/20141/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2014quarterly$0.352.1%9/8/20149/10/201410/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2014quarterly$0.352.42%6/9/20146/11/20147/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/20/2014quarterly$0.352.13%3/24/20143/26/20144/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/6/2013special$0.3512/19/201312/23/20131/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/5/2013quarterly$0.3512/19/201312/23/20131/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/18/2016Darrell R TukuaDirectorSell250$52.23$13,057.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/19/2016Stephen G ShankDirectorSell5,650$50.95$287,867.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/18/2016Stephen G ShankDirectorSell103,257$50.69$5,234,097.33View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/13/2016Stephen G ShankDirectorSell90,841$50.20$4,560,218.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/8/2016Stephen G ShankDirectorSell50,133$50.46$2,529,711.18View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/5/2016Stephen G ShankDirectorSell50,119$51.94$2,603,180.86View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/21/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell12,600$54.13$682,038.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/20/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell37,600$55.12$2,072,512.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/19/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell18,573$53.03$984,926.19View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/9/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell15,200$52.96$804,992.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/8/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell36,466$52.92$1,929,780.72View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/31/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell3,900$50.00$195,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/26/2015J Kevin GilliganCEOBuy1,000$47.48$47,480.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2015Jody MillerDirectorSell6,165$49.70$306,400.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/8/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell12,800$52.41$670,848.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell25,000$52.64$1,316,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/6/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell15,500$54.43$843,665.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/2/2015H James DallasDirectorBuy1,859$53.79$99,995.61View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/26/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell12,314$70.01$862,103.14View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/21/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell1,690$70.00$118,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/16/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell4,196$70.14$294,307.44View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/14/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell9,569$70.12$670,978.28View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/9/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell17,036$71.20$1,212,963.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/7/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell17,345$70.53$1,223,342.85View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/5/2015Stephen G ShankDirectorSell17,850$73.49$1,311,796.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/14/2014Stephen G ShankDirectorSell3,223$69.44$223,805.12View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2014Stephen G ShankDirectorSell48,458$69.30$3,358,139.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/10/2014Stephen G ShankDirectorSell35,411$69.01$2,443,713.11View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/5/2014Stephen G ShankDirectorSell38,158$69.52$2,652,744.16View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/3/2014Stephen G ShankDirectorSell74,750$71.06$5,311,735.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/11/2014Gregory W ThomSVPSell1,379$67.50$93,082.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/8/2014Gregory W ThomSVPSell14,096$65.99$930,195.04View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/7/2014Gregory W ThomSVPSell7,224$65.62$474,038.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/6/2014Gregory W ThomSVPSell8,881$65.00$577,265.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/5/2014Gregory W ThomSVPSell4,944$65.24$322,546.56View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/4/2014Gregory W ThomSVPSell3,426$64.60$221,319.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/6/2014Andrew M SlavittDirectorSell11,300$55.83$630,879.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/28/2014Michael L LomaxDirectorSell1,414$57.12$80,767.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/5/2014Jeffrey TaylorDirectorSell1,400$60.16$84,224.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/2/2014Darrell TukuaDirectorSell1,282$60.00$76,920.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/12/2013Jody MillerDirectorSell1,996$64.63$129,001.48View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2013Darrell R TukuaDirectorSell3,993$40.00$159,720.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA)
DateHeadline
06/13/16 07:51 AMCapella Education Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CPLA-US : June 13, 2016 -
05/28/16 12:01 PMCapella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA) Sellers Covered 18.33% of Their Shorts - HNN - Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA) Sellers Covered 18.33% of Their ShortsHNNThe stock of Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA) registered a decrease of 18.33% in short interest. CPLA's total short interest was 297,100 shares in May as published by FINRA. Its down 18.33% from 363,800 shares, reported previously.Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA) Updated Broker RatingsRisers & Fallersall 4 news articles »
05/27/16 01:04 PMEarnings Review and Stock Rundown for Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA) - Wall Street Hints and News - Earnings Review and Stock Rundown for Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA)Wall Street Hints and NewsInvestors and analysts will be paying close attention when the company posts earnings results. Earnings numbers can provide insight into a company's overall profitability. Covering equity analysts are expecting Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA) ...
05/17/16 07:12 PMETF’s with exposure to Capella Education Co. : May 18, 2016 -
05/16/16 07:57 AMCapella Education Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CPLA-US : May 16, 2016 -
05/04/16 06:02 PMBRIEF-Capella Education says DevMountain has become unit of company - * Capella acquisition Of DevMountain extends leadership position in job-ready skills market
05/04/16 03:10 PMCapella Acquisition of DevMountain Extends Leadership Position in Job-Ready Skills Market - [Business Wire] - Capella Education Company today announced that DevMountain, an industry-leading coding school, has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company. DevMountain’s mission is to be the most accessible and impactful software coding school in the country by bringing affordability to the highest quality, hands-on education in the software coding industry.
05/04/16 10:36 AMCapella Education Co. :CPLA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/03/16 04:19 PMCAPELLA EDUCATION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
04/27/16 10:30 AMCapella Education (CPLA) Beats on Q1 Earnings; Stock Up -
04/26/16 02:12 PMEdited Transcript of CPLA earnings conference call or presentation 26-Apr-16 1:00pm GMT -
04/26/16 07:32 AMCapella beats 1Q profit forecasts -
04/26/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 Capella Education Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
04/26/16 06:01 AMCAPELLA EDUCATION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition -
04/26/16 05:55 AMCapella Education Company Reports First Quarter 2016 Results - [at noodls] - MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA), a provider of online post-secondary education, primarily through its wholly owned subsidiary Capella University, today announced ...
04/22/16 05:55 PMCapella buys Hackbright Academy coding school for $18M - Capella Education Co. has acquired a San Francisco-based women-focused software-engineering school for $18 million in cash, the online education company announced Friday. Founded in 2012, Hackbright Academy offers 12-week programs to prepare women for jobs as software engineers. The company offers in-person classes in San Francisco and says 90 percent of its graduates get tech jobs. Most of Capella's students are women, it said in a news release. Coding schools have been springing up across the…
04/06/16 12:20 PMNotable Insider Sales Registered at Capella Education Company (CPLA) and Two Other Companies -
03/09/16 09:26 AMWill Capella Education (CPLA) Continue to Surge Higher? -
02/18/16 03:37 PMCAPELLA EDUCATION CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report -
02/18/16 03:05 PMCapella Education Company Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend - [Business Wire] - Capella Education Company , a leading provider of online education, primarily through its wholly owned subsidiary Capella University, announced today that its board of directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.39 per outstanding share of common stock.
02/16/16 11:52 AMCapella Education Co. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers -
02/11/16 07:42 PMEdited Transcript of CPLA earnings conference call or presentation 11-Feb-16 2:00pm GMT -
02/11/16 06:41 AMCapella beats 4Q profit forecasts -
02/11/16 06:10 AMCAPELLA EDUCATION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure -
02/11/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 Capella Education Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
02/11/16 05:48 AM6:48 am Capella Education reports EPS in-line, revs in-line; provides Q1 outlook ex-Arden University -
02/11/16 05:45 AMCapella Education Company Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results - [Business Wire] - Capella Education Company , a provider of online post-secondary education, primarily through its wholly owned subsidiary Capella University, today announced financial results for the three months and year ended Dec.
02/04/16 12:48 PMCapella Education Co. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:CPLA) : February 4, 2016 -
02/04/16 07:03 AMCapella Education Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 4, 2016 -
02/03/16 04:53 AMCoverage initiated on Capella Education by Credit Suisse -
01/07/16 12:17 PMCapella Education Company to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results on Feb. 11, 2016 - [Business Wire] - Capella Education Company , a provider of online post-secondary education, primarily through its wholly owned subsidiary Capella University, today announced that it will release fourth quarter and full year 2015 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, Feb.
01/01/16 07:07 AMCapella Education Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : January 1, 2016 -
12/21/15 04:26 PMCapella Education Company Enters into an Amended and Restated Revolving Credit Agreement - [at noodls] - --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- (NASDAQ:CPLA), a provider of online post-secondary education, primarily through its wholly owned subsidiary , today announced that it has entered into an amended and restated revolving ...
12/21/15 04:19 PMCAPELLA EDUCATION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial O -
12/21/15 08:02 AMCapella Education Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : December 21, 2015 -
12/10/15 03:40 PMCapella Boosts Shareholder Return with 5.4% Dividend Hike -
12/09/15 03:28 PMCapella Education Company Announces Increase in Quarterly Cash Dividend; Increase to Share Repurchase Program - [at noodls] - MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Capella Education Company (NASDAQ: CPLA), a provider of online post-secondary education, primarily through its wholly owned subsidiary Capella University, announced today ...
12/09/15 05:17 AMCapella Business Leader Award Winners Announced - [at noodls] - In Collaboration With The Wall Street Journal, Award recipients will travel to NYC For A Tour & Informational Sessions at WSJ MINNEAPOLIS, December 4, 2015 - Capella University is excited to announce the ...
12/08/15 12:16 PMCAPELLA EDUCATION CO Financials -
12/08/15 09:27 AMCapella University to Ring the Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell - [at noodls] - ADVISORY, Dec. 08, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Capella University, a provider of online post-secondary education and subsidiary of Capella Education Company (Nasdaq:CPLA), will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite ...
11/16/15 03:39 PMCAPELLA EDUCATION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers -
About Capella Education Company

Capella Education Company logoCapella Education Company is an online postsecondary education services company. The Company's academic programs are delivered through its wholly owned subsidiary, Capella University (the University), an online academic institution offering online postsecondary education services primarily to working adults. The University offers a variety of doctoral, master's and bachelor's programs in the public service leadership, nursing and health sciences, behavioral health and human services, business management and information technology, and education markets. The Company also offers educational programming through its other subsidiaries: Resource Development International (RDI), an independent provider of United Kingdom university distance learning qualifications; Sophia Learning LLC (Sophia), a social teaching and learning platform that integrates education with technology, and Capella Learning Solutions (CLS), a provider of online training solutions and services to corporate partners.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: Education & Training Services
  • Sub-Industry: Education Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: CPLA
  • CUSIP: 13959410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $51.15
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $52.17
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $49.01
  • P/E Ratio: 15.78
  • P/E Growth: 1.69
  • Market Cap: $597.23M
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.41 EPS
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