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American Public Education Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.16 (-3.72 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $30.04
50-Day Range
MA: $31.91
52-Week Range
Now: $30.04
Volume62,772 shs
Average Volume67,223 shs
Market Capitalization$444.86 million
P/E Ratio25.90
Dividend YieldN/A
American Public Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides online and campus-based postsecondary education. The company operates in two segments, American Public Education and Hondros College of Nursing. It offers 121 degree programs and 111 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, an associate degree in nursing, and an associate degree in medical laboratory technology. American Public Education, Inc. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Charles Town, West Virginia.
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Overall MarketRank

1.95 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

37th out of 573 stocks

Educational Services Industry

5th out of 63 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
Sub-IndustryEducation Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:APEI



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$286.27 million
Cash Flow$2.54 per share
Book Value$19.27 per share


Net Income$10.01 million


Market Cap$444.86 million
Next Earnings Date3/9/2021 (Confirmed)
-1.16 (-3.72 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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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 COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, APEI stock has increased by 46.5% and is now trading at $30.04.
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Is American Public Education a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Public Education in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" American Public Education stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than American Public Education?

Wall Street analysts have given American Public Education a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but American Public Education wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Doug Parker's approval rating as American Public Education's CEO?

1,428 employees have rated American Public Education CEO Doug Parker on Glassdoor.com. Doug Parker has an approval rating of 59% among American Public Education's employees. This puts Doug Parker in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is American Public Education's next earnings date?

American Public Education is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 9th 2021.
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How can I listen to American Public Education's earnings call?

American Public Education will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, March 9th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were American Public Education's earnings last quarter?

American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) released its earnings results on Saturday, November, 14th. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $79.13 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $76 million. American Public Education had a return on equity of 5.95% and a net margin of 5.63%.
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What guidance has American Public Education issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Public Education issued an update on its fourth quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Monday, November, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 0.41-0.46 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.45. The company issued revenue guidance of $81.819-84.794 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $83.17 million.

What price target have analysts set for APEI?

4 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for American Public Education's shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate American Public Education's stock price to reach $40.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 34.8% from the stock's current price.
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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:
  • Ms. Angela K. Selden, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55, Pay $438.1k)
  • Mr. Richard W. Sunderland Jr., CPA, CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61, Pay $515.22k)
  • Mr. Patrik U. Dyberg, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 57, Pay $451.18k)
  • Mr. Robert E. Gay, Sr. VP & COO of APUS (Age 60, Pay $436.42k)
  • Dr. Vernon C. Smith, Sr. VP of Provost - APUS (Age 56, Pay $451.31k)
  • Mr. Christopher L. Symanoskie, VP of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications (Age 49)
  • Mr. Thomas A. Beckett, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53)
  • Ms. Elizabeth LaGuardia Cooper, Sr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Steven M. Somers C.F.A., CFA, Sr. VP of Strategy & Corp. Devel.
  • Ms. Amy B. Manning, Sr. VP & Chief Human Resource Officer

What is American Public Education's stock symbol?

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

Who are American Public Education's major shareholders?

American Public Education's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.15%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.05%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.03%). Company insiders that own American Public Education stock include Barbara Fast, Eric C Andersen, Jean C Halle, Robert E Gay, Thomas Beckett, Timothy J Landon and Wallace E Jr Boston.
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Which major investors are selling American Public Education stock?

APEI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold American Public Education company stock in the last year include Barbara Fast, Eric C Andersen, Jean C Halle, Robert E Gay, Thomas Beckett, Timothy J Landon, and Wallace E Jr Boston.
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Which major investors are buying American Public Education stock?

APEI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, and Pacer Advisors Inc..
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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 WeBull, 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 $30.04.

How big of a company is American Public Education?

American Public Education has a market capitalization of $444.86 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 1/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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