Career Education Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:CECO)

About Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)

Career Education Corp. logoCareer Education Corporation, through its colleges, institutions and universities, offers education to students in a range of career-oriented disciplines through online, on-ground and hybrid learning programs. The Company's American InterContinental University (AIU) and Colorado Technical University (CTU) provide degree programs through the master's or doctoral level as well as associate and bachelor's levels. The Company operates through four segments: CTU, AIU, Culinary Arts and Transitional Group. Its University group consists of AIU and CTU, which serve students online with career-focused degree programs. Its Career Colleges Group consists of Culinary Arts and Transitional Group segments. The Culinary Arts segment includes Le Cordon Bleu institutions in North America (LCB), which offer hands-on educational programs in the career-oriented disciplines of culinary arts and patisserie and baking in the commercial-grade kitchens of Le Cordon Bleu.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Education & Training Services
  • Sub-Industry: Education Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CECO
  • CUSIP: 14166510
  • Web: www.careered.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $668.88 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 69,028,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.79
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.51
  • 52 Week Range: $5.32 - $12.59
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.15
  • P/E Growth: 11.620
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $667.62 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.00
  • Book Value: $4.76 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.04
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $55.82 million
  • Net Margins: 20.94%
  • Return on Equity: 45.37%
  • Return on Assets: 27.80%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.99%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.97%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 411,416 shs.
  • Beta: 2.49
  • Short Ratio: 2.81
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)

What is Career Education Corp.'s stock symbol?

Career Education Corp. trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CECO."

How were Career Education Corp.'s earnings last quarter?

Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company reported $0.08 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $162.11 million for the quarter. Career Education Corp. had a return on equity of 45.37% and a net margin of 20.94%. View Career Education Corp.'s Earnings History.

When will Career Education Corp. make its next earnings announcement?

Career Education Corp. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Career Education Corp..

Where is Career Education Corp.'s stock going? Where will Career Education Corp.'s stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Career Education Corp.'s stock. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $13.00. On average, they expect Career Education Corp.'s stock price to reach $12.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Career Education Corp..

Who are some of Career Education Corp.'s key competitors?

Who owns Career Education Corp. stock?

Career Education Corp.'s stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (9.92%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.85%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.71%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.67%), LEBOWITZ STEVEN D (3.12%) and Tenzing Global Management LLC (2.68%). Company insiders that own Career Education Corp. stock include Andrew Hurst, Jeffrey David Ayers, Richard D Wang and Ronald D Mccray. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Career Education Corp..

Who sold Career Education Corp. stock? Who is selling Career Education Corp. stock?

Career Education Corp.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Oxford Asset Management, Morgan Stanley, Bogle Investment Management L P DE, California Public Employees Retirement System, Alambic Investment Management L.P., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Credit Suisse AG. Company insiders that have sold Career Education Corp. stock in the last year include Andrew Hurst, Jeffrey David Ayers and Richard D Wang. View Insider Buying and Selling for Career Education Corp..

Who bought Career Education Corp. stock? Who is buying Career Education Corp. stock?

Career Education Corp.'s stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, James Investment Research Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, State Street Corp, Western Standard LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Career Education Corp..

How do I buy Career Education Corp. stock?

Shares of Career Education Corp. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Career Education Corp. stock cost?

One share of Career Education Corp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.69.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $12.00 (23.84% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/14/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$13.00N/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingNeutral$6.00 -> $11.00N/AView Rating Details
11/26/2015Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price Target$8.00 -> $6.00N/AView Rating Details
11/26/2015Citigroup IncLower Price TargetNeutral$10.00 -> $7.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
Earnings by Quarter for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/1/2017        
5/3/2017Q1 2017$0.04$0.08$162.11 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q416($0.06)$0.04$155.30 million$155.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316($0.09)($0.01)$156.70 million$167.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216($0.14)$0.18$176.04 million$182.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($0.07)$0.04$177.20 million$198.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415($0.06)$2.08$151.70 million$199.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315($0.37)($0.17)$170.90 million$162.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.12($0.14)$157.65 million$174.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115($0.29)($0.37)$182.80 million$182.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2015Q414($0.30)($0.12)$232.51 million$174.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314($0.57)($0.68)$224.50 million$227.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214($0.50)($0.40)$233.64 million$229.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114($0.42)($0.71)$253.54 million$243.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413($0.52)($0.29)$241.44 million$247.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313($0.53)($0.65)$255.50 million$251.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013($0.51)($0.45)$292.33 million$294.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013($0.11)($0.12)$338.21 million$340.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q4 2012($0.34)($0.35)$340.64 million$354.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312($0.43)($0.47)$324.35 million$332.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012($0.01)($0.18)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012$0.24$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.35$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.66$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.75$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.60 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.88%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 71.36%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/8/2017Jeffrey David AyersSVPSell14,560$10.50$152,880.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016Richard D. WangDirectorSell200,000$10.22$2,044,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Andrew HurstSVPSell6,592$9.72$64,074.24View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Ronald D MccrayDirectorSell6,000$6.01$36,060.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2015Ronald D MccrayCEOBuy5,000$3.72$18,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Ronald D MccrayDirectorBuy1,000$5.12$5,120.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Reid E SimpsonCFOBuy10,000$4.71$47,100.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Scott W SteffeyCEOBuy16,000$4.65$74,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Diane Auer JonesSVPSell2,481$6.71$16,647.51View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Lysa ClemensSVPBuy2,700$7.19$19,413.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Louis CalderaDirectorBuy5,000$4.74$23,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Scott SteffeyCEOBuy25,000$4.41$110,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Blum Capital Partners Lpmajor shareholderSell163,867$2.69$440,802.23View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Blum Capital Partners Lpmajor shareholderSell189,533$2.65$502,262.45View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell353,154$2.66$939,389.64View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell430,000$2.61$1,122,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Blum Capital Partners Lpmajor shareholderSell200,000$2.75$550,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2013Blum Capital Partners Lpmajor shareholderSell202,280$2.73$552,224.40View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Blum Capital Partners Lpmajor shareholderSell195,000$2.84$553,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Blum Capital Partners Lpmajor shareholderSell170,000$3.08$523,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell215,000$3.28$705,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell285,000$3.39$966,150.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell164,000$2.68$439,520.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell336,360$2.79$938,444.40View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell150,000$2.92$438,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell350,000$3.08$1,078,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell67,812$2.63$178,345.56View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell732,188$2.52$1,845,113.76View SEC Filing  
4/8/2013Blum Capital Partners LpMajor ShareholderSell490,396$2.17$1,064,159.32View SEC Filing  
3/6/2013Ronald D MccrayDirectorBuy1,000$2.57$2,570.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
Latest Headlines for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Career Education Corp. : May 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 3:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Career Education Corp. (CECO) to Announce $0.11 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCareer Education Corp. :CECO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 4:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCareer Education Corp. (CECO) SVP Jeffrey David Ayers Sells 14,560 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 8:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCareer Education Corp. (CECO) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.04 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Career Education Corporation to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 9:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalysts Anticipate Career Education Corp. (CECO) to Post $0.11 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 6:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Likely to Impact Career Education Corp. (CECO) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 6:05 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCareer Education Corporation 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 4:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CECO earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 9:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 4:22 PM
nasdaq.com logoCareer Education Corp. Q1 Income Climbs 72%
www.nasdaq.com - May 3 at 9:17 PM
marketbeat.com logoCareer Education posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - May 3 at 4:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCareer Education Corporation Reports Results for First Quarter 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 4:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Career Education Corp. : May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 8:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Very Likely to Affect Career Education Corp. (CECO) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 4:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCareer Education Corp. (CECO) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.39
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 4:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCareer Education Corp. (CECO) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.41
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 3:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCareer Education Corp. (CECO) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.39
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 2:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Career Education Corp. (CECO) Will Announce Earnings of $0.04 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 11:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCareer Education Corporation Schedules First Quarter Earnings Conference Call for May 3
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 9:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCareer Education Corp. (CECO) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Career Education Corp. : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 4:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Career Education Corp. (CECO) Given $10.00 Average Target Price by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 12:02 PM
nytimes.com logoBetsy DeVos’s Hiring of For-Profit College Official Raises Impartiality Issues
www.nytimes.com - March 18 at 1:06 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoCAREER EDUCATION CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibit
biz.yahoo.com - March 10 at 5:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCAREER EDUCATION CORP Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 4:17 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCareer Education Corporation: Multibagger Opportunity In The Near Term
seekingalpha.com - February 28 at 8:55 AM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Career Education Corp. Q4 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - February 24 at 12:39 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCareer Education Corp. updates guidance
seekingalpha.com - February 24 at 12:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:59 pm Career Education in slides guides for 2017 ending cash of $150-160 mln
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 12:39 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCareer Education Corporation 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - February 23 at 9:11 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCAREER EDUCATION CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exh
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 9:11 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:17 pm Career Education reports Q4 results, reports revs in-line
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 9:11 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Career Education Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCareer Education Corporation Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:10 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCareer Education Corporation settles False Claim Acts case
seekingalpha.com - February 22 at 12:12 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCAREER EDUCATION CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 12:12 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCareer Education Corporation - ROE 49.57%, One-Third Of Pure Cash, And No Debt - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 17 at 5:57 PM
nasdaq.com logoThursday Sector Laggards: Specialty Retail, Education & Training Services
www.nasdaq.com - February 16 at 4:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCareer Education Corporation Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings Conference Call for February 23
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 4:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCareer Education Corporation Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings Conference Call for February 23
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 4:31 PM
bizjournals.com logoCEO of one of Cincinnati’s largest public companies steps down
www.bizjournals.com - January 24 at 4:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by Certain Officers and Directors of Career Education Corp.
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 4:55 PM
bloomberg.com logoHundreds of Colleges Saddling Students With Unaffordable Debt, Feds Say
www.bloomberg.com - January 9 at 10:24 PM

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