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NASDAQ:APEIAmerican Public Education Stock Price, Forecast & News

$29.22
-0.98 (-3.25 %)
(As of 07/2/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$29.17
Now: $29.22
$30.80
50-Day Range
$28.29
MA: $30.98
$34.03
52-Week Range
$18.47
Now: $29.22
$34.63
Volume81,946 shs
Average Volume115,560 shs
Market Capitalization$431.87 million
P/E Ratio40.03
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.78
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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Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.32 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$286.27 million
Cash Flow$2.55 per share
Book Value$19.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$10.01 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,780
Market Cap$431.87 million
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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American Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has American Public Education's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

American Public Education's stock was trading at $20.51 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, APEI shares have increased by 42.5% and is now trading at $29.22. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of American Public Education?

3 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 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for American Public Education.

When is American Public Education's next earnings date?

American Public Education is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for American Public Education.

How were American Public Education's earnings last quarter?

American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 11th. The company reported $0.16 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $74.62 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $74.18 million. American Public Education had a return on equity of 4.96% and a net margin of 3.97%. View American Public Education's earnings history.

What guidance has American Public Education issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Public Education updated its second quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Monday, May, 11th. The company provided EPS guidance of 0.20-0.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.14. The company issued revenue guidance of $76.205-79.027 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $72.53 million.

What price target have analysts set for APEI?

3 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for American Public Education's shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $33.00. On average, they expect American Public Education's share price to reach $32.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for American Public Education.

Has American Public Education been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about APEI stock has been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Public Education earned a media sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news about American Public Education.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of American Public Education own?

Who are American Public Education's key executives?

American Public Education's management team includes the following 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. Patrik U. Dyberg, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 55)

What is American Public Education's stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is American Public Education's stock price today?

One share of APEI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.22.

How big of a company is American Public Education?

American Public Education has a market capitalization of $431.87 million and generates $286.27 million in revenue each year. The company earns $10.01 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.09 on an earnings per share basis. American Public Education employs 1,780 workers across the globe.

What is American Public Education's official website?

The official website for American Public Education is www.apei.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]

This page was last updated on 7/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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