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American Public Education Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.04 (+0.19%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
99,240 shs
Average Volume
117,794 shs
Market Capitalization
$392.35 million
P/E Ratio
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About American Public Education

American Public Education, Inc. provides online and on-campus postsecondary education services. It operates through the following segments: American Public Education and Hondros College of Nursing. The American Public Education segment reflects the operational activities of the company's subsidiary American Public University System, Inc., other corporate activities and minority investments. The Hondros College of Nursing segment concerns health science and technology focused programs. The company was founded by James P. Etter in 1991 and is headquartered in Charles Town, WV.


American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) Short Interest Update
December 4, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Educational services
Education Services
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$321.79 million
Cash Flow
$2.15 per share
Book Value
$21.62 per share


Net Income
$18.82 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$392.35 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.69 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

62nd out of 387 stocks

Educational Services Industry

3rd out of 50 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

American Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI) Frequently Asked Questions

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 twelve months. There are currently 4 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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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 2.2% and is now trading at $20.97.
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Are investors shorting American Public Education?

American Public Education saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 287,200 shares, an increase of 18.6% from the October 31st total of 242,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 78,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.7 days. Currently, 1.6% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is American Public Education's next earnings date?

American Public Education is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 8th 2022.
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How were American Public Education's earnings last quarter?

American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 8th. The company reported ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.02. American Public Education had a net margin of 4.40% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 4.08%. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.18 earnings per share.
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What guidance has American Public Education issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Public Education updated its fourth quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.310-$0.380 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.390. The company issued revenue guidance of $150 million-$155 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $152.02 million.

What price target have analysts set for APEI?

4 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives 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 $40.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 92.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are American Public Education's key executives?

American Public Education's management team includes the following people:
  • Angela K. Selden, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Richard W. Sunderland, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Patrik U. Dyberg, Chief Technology Officer & Executive VP
  • Thomas A. Beckett, Secretary, Senior Vice President & General Counsel (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Amy B. Manning, Chief Human Resource Officer & Senior VP

What is Angela Selden's approval rating as American Public Education's CEO?

3 employees have rated American Public Education CEO Angela Selden on Glassdoor.com. Angela Selden has an approval rating of 100% among American Public Education's employees. This puts Angela Selden in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of American Public Education own?

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.94%), Redwood Capital Management LLC (8.06%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.63%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.45%), Chilton Investment Co. LLC (2.56%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.87%). Company insiders that own American Public Education stock include Barbara Fast, Eric C Andersen, Jean C Halle, Katherine H Zatz, Robert E Gay, Thomas Beckett, Timothy J Landon and Wallace E Jr Boston.
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Which institutional investors are selling American Public Education stock?

APEI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chilton Investment Co. LLC, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., and Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold American Public Education company stock in the last year include Barbara Fast, Thomas Beckett, and Timothy J Landon.
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Which institutional investors are buying American Public Education stock?

APEI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Redwood Capital Management LLC, Aviva PLC, Millennium Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., UBS Group AG, Foundry Partners LLC, and Summit Global Investments.
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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.
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What is American Public Education's stock price today?

One share of APEI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.97.

How much money does American Public Education make?

American Public Education has a market capitalization of $392.35 million and generates $321.79 million in revenue each year. The company earns $18.82 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.98 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does American Public Education have?

American Public Education employs 2,940 workers across the globe.

What is American Public Education's official website?

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

Where are American Public Education's headquarters?

American Public Education is headquartered at 111 W CONGRESS STREET, CHARLES TOWN WV, 25414.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 877-468-6268.

This page was last updated on 12/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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