Aspen Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:ASPU)

$8.87 -0.02 (-0.22 %)
(As of 11/20/2017 04:45 AM ET)
Previous Close$8.89
Today's Range$8.75 - $9.05
52-Week Range$2.76 - $9.25
Volume22,200 shs
Average Volume18,196 shs
Market Capitalization$120.57 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

About Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

Aspen Group logoAspen Group, Inc. is a holding company. The Company's subsidiary, Aspen University Inc. (Aspen), is dedicated to provide the education experiences taught by professors. Aspen offers approximately two monthly payment programs, a monthly payment plan in which students make payments every month over a fixed period (36, 39 or 72 months depending on the degree program) and a monthly installment plan in which students pay over three monthly installments (day 1, day 31 and day 61 after the start of each course). As of June 30, 2016, Aspen had 2,074 students paying tuition through either of the monthly payment methods. It offers certificate programs and associate, bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree programs in a range of areas, including nursing, business, education and professional studies. It offers a range of nursing degrees, including Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing-Nursing Education and Master of Science in Nursing-Nursing Administration and Management.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Education & Training Information Providers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ASPU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.55%
  • Current Ratio: 4.16%
  • Quick Ratio: 4.16%
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Sales: $14.25 million
  • Price / Sales: 8.46
  • Book Value: $0.58 per share
  • Price / Book: 15.29
  • Trailing EPS: ($0.13)
  • Net Income: ($1,100,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -8.69%
  • Return on Equity: -29.44%
  • Return on Assets: -14.10%
  • Employees: 138
  • Outstanding Shares: 13,590,000

Frequently Asked Questions for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

What is Aspen Group's stock symbol?

Aspen Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ASPU."

How were Aspen Group's earnings last quarter?

Aspen Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ASPU) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September, 14th. The technology company reported ($0.06) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.03. The technology company had revenue of $4.24 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.11 million. Aspen Group had a negative net margin of 8.69% and a negative return on equity of 29.44%. View Aspen Group's Earnings History.

When will Aspen Group make its next earnings announcement?

Aspen Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, December, 11th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Aspen Group.

Where is Aspen Group's stock going? Where will Aspen Group's stock price be in 2017?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Aspen Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate Aspen Group's stock price to reach $10.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Aspen Group.

Who are some of Aspen Group's key competitors?

Who are Aspen Group's key executives?

Aspen Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael Mathews, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Janet Gill, Chief Financial Officer
  • Gerard Wendolowski, Chief Operating Officer
  • Cheri St. Arnauld, Chief Academic Officer
  • Andrew E. Kaplan, Director
  • Michael D. Anton, Independent Director
  • C. James Jensen, Independent Director
  • Sanford R. Rich, Independent Director
  • John Scheibelhoffer, Independent Director

Who owns Aspen Group stock?

Aspen Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Unterberg Capital LLC (2.76%), P.A.W. Capital Corp (1.84%) and Royce & Associates LP (0.65%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Aspen Group.

Who bought Aspen Group stock? Who is buying Aspen Group stock?

Aspen Group's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Unterberg Capital LLC, P.A.W. Capital Corp and Royce & Associates LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aspen Group.

How do I buy Aspen Group stock?

Shares of Aspen Group 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Aspen Group's stock price today?

One share of Aspen Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.87.

How big of a company is Aspen Group?

Aspen Group has a market capitalization of $120.57 million and generates $14.25 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns ($1,100,000.00) in net income (profit) each year or ($0.13) on an earnings per share basis. Aspen Group employs 138 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Aspen Group?

Aspen Group's mailing address is 1660 SOUTH ALBION STREET SUITE 525, DENVER CO, 80222. The technology company can be reached via phone at 303-333-4224 or via email at

MarketBeat Community Rating for Aspen Group (NASDAQ ASPU)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  40 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  57 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  97
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Aspen Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $10.00 (12.74% upside)

Consensus Price Target History for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

Price Target History for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

Analysts' Ratings History for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/6/2017Roth CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$10.00N/AView Rating Details
12/2/2016Lake Street CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
1/19/2016Taglich BrothersReiterated RatingSpeculative BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History and Estimates Chart for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

Earnings by Quarter for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

Earnings History by Quarter for Aspen Group (NASDAQ ASPU)

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/14/2017Q1 2018($0.03)($0.06)$4.11 million$4.24 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/12/2016Q3 2017$0.01$0.01$2.90 million$3.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/11/2015Q2($0.01)$1.40 million$1.29 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014($0.01)($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.02
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.12
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20181($0.03)($0.03)($0.03)
Q2 20181($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)
Q3 20181$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q4 20181$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q1 20191($0.02)($0.02)($0.02)
Q2 20191$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q3 20191$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q4 20191$0.06$0.06$0.06
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Aspen Group (NASDAQ ASPU)

Insider Ownership Percentage: 15.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 2.49%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Aspen Group (NASDAQ ASPU)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/29/2016Ricky D SolomonDirectorBuy80,000$0.16$12,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2015Michael MathewsCEOBuy10,000$0.16$1,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015C James JensenDirectorBuy45,000$0.15$6,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Michael MathewsCEOBuy47,500$0.15$7,125.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2015C James JensenDirectorBuy207,500$0.13$26,975.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2015C James JensenDirectorBuy261,207$0.13$33,956.91View SEC Filing  
1/14/2015Ricky D SolomonDirectorBuy50,000$0.15$7,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Ricky D SolomonDirectorBuy50,000$0.21$10,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Michael MathewsCEOBuy35,000$0.35$12,250.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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