NASDAQ:ASPU - Aspen Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

$7.57 -0.25 (-3.20 %)
(As of 04/24/2018 06:24 AM ET)
Previous Close$7.82
Today's Range$7.57 - $7.82
52-Week Range$4.50 - $9.61
Volume40,400 shs
Average Volume41,903 shs
Market Capitalization$118.33 million
P/E Ratio-75.72
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.75

About Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

Aspen Group logoAspen Group, Inc. provides online higher education services in the United States. The company offers certificate programs; and associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree programs in a range of areas, including nursing, business, education, technology, and professional studies. As of April 30, 2017, it had 4,681 degree-seeking students enrolled. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:ASPU
CUSIPN/A
Phone303-333-4224

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.48%
Current Ratio1.64%
Quick Ratio1.64%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-75.72
Forward P/E Ratio-24.42
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.25 million
Price / Sales8.04
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$0.58 per share
Price / Book13.05

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.10)
Net Income$-1,100,000.00
Net Margins-21.59%
Return on Equity-35.74%
Return on Assets-18.98%

Miscellaneous

Employees138
Outstanding Shares15,130,000

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Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU) Frequently Asked Questions

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 (NASDAQ:ASPU) released its earnings results on Thursday, March, 15th. The technology company reported ($0.11) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.15) by $0.04. The technology company earned $5.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.74 million. Aspen Group had a negative net margin of 21.59% and a negative return on equity of 35.74%. View Aspen Group's Earnings History.

When is Aspen Group's next earnings date?

Aspen Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Aspen Group.

What price target have analysts set for ASPU?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Aspen Group's shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $12.25. On average, they expect Aspen Group's stock price to reach $12.1250 in the next twelve months. 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:
  • Mr. Michael D. Mathews, Chairman & CEO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Gerard Wendolowski, Chief Operating Officer (Age 33)
  • Dr. Cheri St. Arnauld, Chief Academic Officer (Age 61)
  • Ms. Janet Gill, Chief Financial Officer (Age 62)

Has Aspen Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ASPU stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Aspen Group earned a news impact score of 0.24 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the technology company an impact score of 46.60 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

How do I buy shares of Aspen Group?

Shares of ASPU 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 ASPU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.57.

How big of a company is Aspen Group?

Aspen Group has a market capitalization of $118.33 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 ($0.10) 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 [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Aspen Group (ASPU)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  67 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  96 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  163
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Aspen Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ASPU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ASPU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
3 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Aspen Group in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $12.1250, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 60.17%. The high price target for ASPU is $12.25 and the low price target for ASPU is $12.00. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.672.672.503.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $12.1250$12.1250$12.25$10.00
Price Target Upside: 60.17% upside61.67% upside46.01% upside49.48% upside

Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/12/2018Craig HallumInitiated CoverageBuy$12.00MediumView Rating Details
12/19/2017Taglich BrothersReiterated RatingSpeculative BuyLowView Rating Details
12/14/2017Roth CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$9.60 -> $12.25HighView Rating Details
12/2/2016Lake Street CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/24/2016 forward)

Earnings

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

Earnings by Quarter for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU) Earnings Estimates

2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.31)
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.33)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20181($0.03)($0.03)($0.03)
Q2 20181($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)
Q3 20181($0.17)($0.17)($0.17)
Q4 20181($0.10)($0.10)($0.10)
Q1 20191($0.15)($0.15)($0.15)
Q2 20191($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
Q3 20191($0.06)($0.06)($0.06)
Q4 20191($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)

Aspen Group (NASDAQ ASPU) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/24/2018        
3/15/2018Q3 2018($0.15)($0.11)$5.74 million$5.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/13/2017Q2 2018($0.03)($0.04)$4.87 million$4.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/14/2017Q1 2018($0.03)($0.06)$4.11 million$4.24 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2017Q4 2017($0.07)$3.80 million$4.29 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/12/2016Q3 2017$0.01$0.0080$2.90 million$3.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/14/2016Q1 2017($0.12)$2.94 million$2.76 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2016Q3 2016($0.12)$2.09 million$2.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/2/2015Q2 2016($0.12)$1.91 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/10/2015Q1 2016($0.12)$1.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q4 2015($0.12)$1.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2015Q2($0.01)$1.40 million$1.29 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/1/2014Q2 2015($0.12)$1.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/15/2014Q1 2015($0.12)$1.17 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014($0.01)($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/13/2013Q2 2014($0.24)$0.89 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

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

Insider Ownership Percentage: 26.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 6.97%
Insider Trading History for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)
Insider Trading History for Aspen Group (NASDAQ:ASPU)

Aspen Group (NASDAQ ASPU) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
7/29/2016Ricky D SolomonDirectorBuy80,000$0.16$12,800.001,315,790View SEC Filing  
10/29/2015Michael MathewsCEOBuy10,000$0.16$1,600.004,453,058View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015C James JensenDirectorBuy45,000$0.15$6,750.001,486,342View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Michael MathewsCEOBuy47,500$0.15$7,125.004,443,058View SEC Filing  
10/23/2015C James JensenDirectorBuy207,500$0.13$26,975.001,441,342View SEC Filing  
10/21/2015C James JensenDirectorBuy261,207$0.13$33,956.911,233,842View 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)

Headlines

Aspen Group (NASDAQ ASPU) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Critical Survey: Aspen Group (ASPU) vs. Its PeersCritical Survey: Aspen Group (ASPU) vs. Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:10 AM
 Analysts Anticipate Aspen Group (ASPU) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $6.70 Million Analysts Anticipate Aspen Group (ASPU) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $6.70 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 3:44 AM
Aspen Group, Inc. (ASPU) Plans Public Offering of Common StockAspen Group, Inc. (ASPU) Plans Public Offering of Common Stock
www.streetinsider.com - April 19 at 9:12 AM
Aspen Group, Inc. Prices Underwritten Public Offering of Common StockAspen Group, Inc. Prices Underwritten Public Offering of Common Stock
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 9:12 AM
Aspen Group Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common StockAspen Group Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 4:53 PM
Zacks: Brokerages Expect Aspen Group (ASPU) Will Post Earnings of -$0.11 Per ShareZacks: Brokerages Expect Aspen Group (ASPU) Will Post Earnings of -$0.11 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 11:14 AM
Aspen Group (ASPU) versus The Competition Financial ContrastAspen Group (ASPU) versus The Competition Financial Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 11:10 PM
Head-To-Head Comparison: Aspen Group (ASPU) vs. Its CompetitorsHead-To-Head Comparison: Aspen Group (ASPU) vs. Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 7:09 PM
Aspen Group (ASPU) vs. The Competition Financial SurveyAspen Group (ASPU) vs. The Competition Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 5:08 PM
Critical Survey: Aspen Group (ASPU) vs. Its RivalsCritical Survey: Aspen Group (ASPU) vs. Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 1:16 PM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchAspen Group (ASPU) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 5:52 PM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Upgraded at ValuEngineAspen Group (ASPU) Upgraded at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 7:34 PM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $6.42 MillionAspen Group (ASPU) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $6.42 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 3:54 AM
-$0.11 EPS Expected for Aspen Group (ASPU) This Quarter-$0.11 EPS Expected for Aspen Group (ASPU) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 11:22 AM
Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $6.32 MillionZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $6.32 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 9:01 AM
Aspens (ASPU) CEO Michael Mathews on Q3 2018 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptAspen's (ASPU) CEO Michael Mathews on Q3 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 16 at 9:32 AM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Announces Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.03 EPSAspen Group (ASPU) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 15 at 7:04 PM
Aspen Group Reports Record Revenue of $5.7 million in Q3 Fiscal 2018Aspen Group Reports Record Revenue of $5.7 million in Q3 Fiscal 2018
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 5:08 PM
Aspen Group, Inc. to Host Earnings CallAspen Group, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 5:08 PM
 Analysts Anticipate Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Will Post Earnings of -$0.15 Per Share Analysts Anticipate Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Will Post Earnings of -$0.15 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 15 at 1:33 PM
Aspen Group (ASPU) to Release Quarterly Earnings on ThursdayAspen Group (ASPU) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 1:30 AM
Aspen Group to Present at the 30th Annual Roth ConferenceAspen Group to Present at the 30th Annual Roth Conference
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 4:57 PM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment ResearchAspen Group (ASPU) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 6:42 PM
Aspen Group to Announce Fiscal 2018 3rd Quarter Results on Thursday, March 15thAspen Group to Announce Fiscal 2018 3rd Quarter Results on Thursday, March 15th
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 5:10 PM
Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $5.84 MillionAspen Group Inc (ASPU) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $5.84 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 11:06 AM
Aspen University Announces Innovative Hybrid (Online/On-Campus) Pre-Licensure BSN ProgramAspen University Announces Innovative Hybrid (Online/On-Campus) Pre-Licensure BSN Program
finance.yahoo.com - February 26 at 5:06 PM
Zacks: Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Given Consensus Rating of "Strong Buy" by BrokeragesZacks: Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Given Consensus Rating of "Strong Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 11:24 AM
Friday Sector Leaders: Computer Peripherals, Education & Training ServicesFriday Sector Leaders: Computer Peripherals, Education & Training Services
www.nasdaq.com - February 23 at 5:06 PM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchAspen Group (ASPU) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 6:48 PM
Aspen University Achieves 1,164 New Student Enrollments in Q3 FY’18Aspen University Achieves 1,164 New Student Enrollments in Q3 FY’18
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 8:37 AM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchAspen Group (ASPU) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 13 at 5:54 PM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Craig HallumAspen Group (ASPU) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Craig Hallum
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 12 at 9:34 AM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"Aspen Group (ASPU) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 6 at 5:42 PM
 Analysts Expect Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $5.84 Million Analysts Expect Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $5.84 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 25 at 3:26 AM
 Brokerages Expect Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Will Post Earnings of -$0.15 Per Share Brokerages Expect Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Will Post Earnings of -$0.15 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 23 at 5:28 PM
$5.84 Million in Sales Expected for Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) This Quarter$5.84 Million in Sales Expected for Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 8 at 10:54 AM
Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.15 Per ShareAspen Group Inc (ASPU) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.15 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 6 at 1:34 PM
Zacks: Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsZacks: Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 30 at 7:40 AM
Zacks: Analysts Expect Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $5.84 MillionZacks: Analysts Expect Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $5.84 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 23 at 10:14 AM
Analysts Set Expectations for Aspen Group Incs Q3 2018 Earnings (ASPU)Analysts Set Expectations for Aspen Group Inc's Q3 2018 Earnings (ASPU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 22 at 2:56 PM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Receives Speculative Buy Rating from Taglich BrothersAspen Group (ASPU) Receives Speculative Buy Rating from Taglich Brothers
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 8:12 AM
 Analysts Expect Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) to Announce -$0.05 Earnings Per Share Analysts Expect Aspen Group Inc (ASPU) to Announce -$0.05 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 7:48 AM
How Does Investing In Aspen Group (ASX:APZ) Impact Your Portfolio?How Does Investing In Aspen Group (ASX:APZ) Impact Your Portfolio?
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 11:24 AM
China Distance Education (DL) versus Aspen Group (ASPU) Financial AnalysisChina Distance Education (DL) versus Aspen Group (ASPU) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 3:30 PM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchAspen Group (ASPU) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 4:56 PM
Roth Capital Increases Aspen Group (ASPU) Price Target to $12.25Roth Capital Increases Aspen Group (ASPU) Price Target to $12.25
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 11:54 AM
Aspen Group Reports Record Revenue of $4.85 million in Q2 Fiscal 2018Aspen Group Reports Record Revenue of $4.85 million in Q2 Fiscal 2018
www.nasdaq.com - December 14 at 11:31 AM
Aspen Group (ASPU) Announces  Earnings ResultsAspen Group (ASPU) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 13 at 9:02 PM
Comparing Chegg (CHGG) and Aspen Group (ASPU)Comparing Chegg (CHGG) and Aspen Group (ASPU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 1:26 AM
Reviewing Aspen Group (ASPU) and Chegg (CHGG)Reviewing Aspen Group (ASPU) and Chegg (CHGG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 5:20 PM

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