AAPL   329.88 (+2.35%)
MSFT   186.36 (+1.88%)
FB   231.11 (+2.13%)
AMZN   2,478.02 (+0.71%)
CGC   16.77 (+0.84%)
BABA   219.83 (+0.82%)
GE   8.10 (+4.65%)
TSLA   877.81 (+1.55%)
AMD   53.37 (+1.41%)
T   32.80 (+3.15%)
F   7.27 (+10.66%)
BAC   28.36 (+5.90%)
BA   212.32 (+15.20%)
AAPL   329.88 (+2.35%)
MSFT   186.36 (+1.88%)
FB   231.11 (+2.13%)
AMZN   2,478.02 (+0.71%)
CGC   16.77 (+0.84%)
BABA   219.83 (+0.82%)
GE   8.10 (+4.65%)
TSLA   877.81 (+1.55%)
AMD   53.37 (+1.41%)
T   32.80 (+3.15%)
F   7.27 (+10.66%)
BAC   28.36 (+5.90%)
BA   212.32 (+15.20%)
AAPL   329.88 (+2.35%)
MSFT   186.36 (+1.88%)
FB   231.11 (+2.13%)
AMZN   2,478.02 (+0.71%)
CGC   16.77 (+0.84%)
BABA   219.83 (+0.82%)
GE   8.10 (+4.65%)
TSLA   877.81 (+1.55%)
AMD   53.37 (+1.41%)
T   32.80 (+3.15%)
F   7.27 (+10.66%)
BAC   28.36 (+5.90%)
BA   212.32 (+15.20%)
AAPL   329.88 (+2.35%)
MSFT   186.36 (+1.88%)
FB   231.11 (+2.13%)
AMZN   2,478.02 (+0.71%)
CGC   16.77 (+0.84%)
BABA   219.83 (+0.82%)
GE   8.10 (+4.65%)
TSLA   877.81 (+1.55%)
AMD   53.37 (+1.41%)
T   32.80 (+3.15%)
F   7.27 (+10.66%)
BAC   28.36 (+5.90%)
BA   212.32 (+15.20%)
Log in

NASDAQ:APEIAmerican Public Education Stock Price, Forecast & News

$32.42
+0.26 (+0.81 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 12:41 PM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$32.22
Now: $32.42
$33.11
50-Day Range
$22.91
MA: $28.14
$33.79
52-Week Range
$18.47
Now: $32.42
$34.63
Volume3,602 shs
Average Volume105,739 shs
Market Capitalization$479.17 million
P/E Ratio44.41
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.76
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.
Read More
American Public Education logo

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.12 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$2.64 per share
Book Value$19.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$10.01 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,780
Market Cap$479.17 million
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Receive APEI News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for APEI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

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 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, APEI shares have increased by 58.1% and is now trading at $32.42. 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 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.01. The company earned $74.62 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $74.18 million. American Public Education had a net margin of 3.97% and a return on equity of 4.96%. 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 earnings per share 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for American Public Education's shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $33.00. On average, they anticipate American Public Education's share price to reach $32.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for American Public Education.

Has American Public Education been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about APEI stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Public Education earned a news sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutAmerican Public Education.

Are investors shorting American Public Education?

American Public Education saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 252,800 shares, an increase of 18.1% from the April 30th total of 214,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 94,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.7 days. Approximately 1.8% of the company's shares are short sold. View American Public Education's Current Options Chain.

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."

Who are American Public Education's major shareholders?

American Public Education's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.97%), Systematic Financial Management LP (4.42%), State Street Corp (3.53%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.27%), AQR Capital Management LLC (2.12%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.94%). Company insiders that own American Public Education stock include Robert E Gay, Thomas Beckett, Timothy J Landon and Wallace E Jr Boston. View institutional ownership trends for American Public Education.

Which major investors are selling American Public Education stock?

APEI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Deutsche Bank AG, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have sold American Public Education company stock in the last year include Robert E Gay, Thomas Beckett, Timothy J Landon, and Wallace E Jr Boston. View insider buying and selling activity for American Public Education.

Which major investors are buying American Public Education stock?

APEI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Portolan Capital Management LLC, Cloverdale Capital Management LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., and Invesco Ltd.. View insider buying and selling activity 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, 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 $32.42.

How big of a company is American Public Education?

American Public Education has a market capitalization of $479.17 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 6/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.