Career Education Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:CECO)

About Career Education Corp.

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's operating segments include CTU, AIU, Culinary Arts, Transitional Group, and Corporate and Other. 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
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: CECO
  • CUSIP: 14166510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.73
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $6.84
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $5.96
  • 52-Week Range: $2.23 - $7.53
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 4.10
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 168.25
  • P/E Growth: 17.26
  • Market Cap: $460.72M
  • Outstanding Shares: 68,458,000
  • Beta: 2.66
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 15.11%
  • Return on Equity: 47.71%
  • Return on Assets: 27.08%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.93%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.91%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $8.00 (18.87% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/5/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingNeutral$6.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
11/26/2015Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price Target$8.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details
11/26/2015Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$10.00 -> $7.00View Rating Details
4/17/2015Roth CapitalUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016        
8/3/2016Q216($0.14)$0.17$176.04 million$182.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($0.03)$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($0.50)($0.14)$157.65 million$174.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115($0.24)($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)($0.71)$224.50 million$227.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214($0.52)($0.40)$233.64 million$229.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114($0.42)($0.87)$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: $0.03 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.04 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q2 20161$0.27$0.27$0.27
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

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 History for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.88%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 69.23%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO)
DateHeadline
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newsden.net - September 30 at 9:08 AM
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www.marketnewsvideo.com - September 28 at 4:00 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - September 26 at 4:22 PM
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www.realistinvestor.com - September 23 at 3:34 PM
capitalcube.com logoCareer Education Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CECO-US : September 23, 2016 (NASDAQ:CECO)
www.capitalcube.com - September 23 at 9:18 AM
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www.marketnewsvideo.com - September 21 at 4:49 PM
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www.investornewswire.com - August 23 at 9:21 PM
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ftsenews.co.uk logoNew Broker Ratings For Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ:CECO) - FTSE News (NASDAQ:CECO)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 5 at 4:12 PM
realistinvestor.com logoCareer Education Corporation (NASDAQ:CECO) Quarterly Accounts Payable At $13.831 Millions - RealistInvestor.com (NASDAQ:CECO)
www.realistinvestor.com - August 5 at 4:12 PM
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seekingalpha.com logoCareer Education Corporation's (CECO) CEO Todd Nelson on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:CECO)
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finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CECO earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-16 9:30pm GMT (NASDAQ:CECO)
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biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 Career Education Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:CECO)
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