NASDAQ:APEI - American Public Education Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $29.83 -0.43 (-1.42 %) (As of 10/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$29.83Today's Range$29.70 - $30.3252-Week Range$19.30 - $46.15Volume51,124 shsAverage Volume71,642 shsMarket Capitalization$489.93 millionP/E Ratio23.12Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.61 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings American Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.4 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for American Public Education in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $41.3333, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 38.56%. The high price target for APEI is $43.00 and the low price target for APEI is $40.00. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: BuyBuyHoldHoldConsensus Rating Score: 2.502.502.252.00Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)2 Hold Rating(s)2 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)2 Hold Rating(s)2 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)3 Hold Rating(s)1 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)2 Hold Rating(s)0 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $41.3333$41.3333$39.3333$35.50Price Target Upside: 38.56% upside17.76% upside7.88% downside20.22% downsideAmerican Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI) Consensus Price Target History American Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails8/9/2018Barrington ResearchLower Price TargetOutperform$40.00High8/9/2018SidotiUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyHigh8/9/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$41.00High8/9/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$44.00 ➝ $43.00High(Data available from 10/21/2016 forward) This page was last updated on 10/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the Benefits of Index Funds?