NASDAQ:APEI - American Public Education Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$31.74 +0.58 (+1.86 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 03:16 AM ET)
Previous Close$31.74
Today's Range$31.03 - $32.1050
52-Week Range$24.85 - $46.15
Volume65,285 shs
Average Volume66,497 shs
Market Capitalization$521.30 million
P/E Ratio24.60
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.58
American Public Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides online and campus-based postsecondary education. The company operates through two segments, American Public Education and Hondros College of Nursing. It offers 108 degree programs and 109 certificate programs in various fields of study, including business administration, health science, technology, criminal justice, education, and liberal arts, as well as national security, military studies, intelligence, and homeland security. The company also provides diploma in practical nursing and an associate degree in nursing; and an online registered nurse to Bachelor of Science in nursing completion program. American Public Education, Inc. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Charles Town, West Virginia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
Sub-IndustryEducation Services
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:APEI
CUSIP02913V10
Phone304-724-3700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$299.25 million
Cash Flow$2.5091 per share
Book Value$17.79 per share

Profitability

Net Income$21.12 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,920
Market Cap$521.30 million
OptionableOptionable

American Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is American Public Education's stock symbol?

American Public Education trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "APEI."

How were American Public Education's earnings last quarter?

American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.39 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $72.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $73.14 million. American Public Education had a return on equity of 8.77% and a net margin of 8.35%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up .8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.23 EPS. View American Public Education's Earnings History.

When is American Public Education's next earnings date?

American Public Education is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Public Education.

How can I listen to American Public Education's earnings call?

American Public Education will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, March 12th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What price target have analysts set for APEI?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for American Public Education's shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $43.00. On average, they anticipate American Public Education's share price to reach $41.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for American Public Education.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Public Education?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Public Education in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for American Public Education.

Has American Public Education been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about APEI stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Public Education earned a coverage optimism score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of American Public Education's key competitors?

Who are American Public Education's key executives?

American Public Education's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Wallace E. Boston Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Richard W. Sunderland Jr., CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Thomas A. Beckett, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51)
  • Ms. Amy N. Panzarella, Sr. VP of HR & Community Affairs (Age 44)
  • Mr. Christopher L. Symanoskie, VP of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications (Age 47)

Who are American Public Education's major shareholders?

American Public Education's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.33%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (3.20%), Northern Trust Corp (1.31%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.25%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.22%). Company insiders that own American Public Education stock include Amy Panzarella, Barbara Kurshan, Eric C Andersen, Jean C Halle, Thomas Beckett, Timothy J Landon and Wallace E Jr Boston. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Public Education.

Which institutional investors are selling American Public Education stock?

APEI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Mackay Shields LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Barclays PLC. Company insiders that have sold American Public Education company stock in the last year include Amy Panzarella, Eric C Andersen, Jean C Halle, Thomas Beckett, Timothy J Landon and Wallace E Jr Boston. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Public Education.

Which institutional investors are buying American Public Education stock?

APEI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Bank of Montreal Can, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Alambic Investment Management L.P. and Geode Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Public Education.

How do I buy shares of American Public Education?

Shares of APEI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is American Public Education's stock price today?

One share of APEI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.74.

How big of a company is American Public Education?

American Public Education has a market capitalization of $521.30 million and generates $299.25 million in revenue each year. The company earns $21.12 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.29 on an earnings per share basis. American Public Education employs 1,920 workers across the globe.

What is American Public Education's official website?

The official website for American Public Education is http://www.americanpubliceducation.com.

How can I contact American Public Education?

American Public Education's mailing address is 111 W CONGRESS STREET, CHARLES TOWN WV, 25414. The company can be reached via phone at 304-724-3700 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for American Public Education (NASDAQ APEI)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  221 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  275 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  496
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about American Public Education and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe APEI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe APEI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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