NASDAQ:CECO - Career Education Stock Price, News, & Analysis

$19.37
+0.18 (+0.94 %)
(As of 06/20/2019 08:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$18.97
Now: $19.37
$19.41
50-Day Range
$17.96
MA: $18.95
$20.13
52-Week Range
$11.01
Now: $19.37
$20.39
Volume388,000 shs
Average Volume678,864 shs
Market Capitalization$1.36 billion
P/E Ratio18.63
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.63
Career Education Corporation operates colleges, institutions, and universities that provide education to student population in various career-oriented disciplines through online, campus based, and blended learning programs in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Colorado Technical University (CTU), American InterContinental University (AIU), and All Other Campuses. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
Sub-IndustryEducation Services
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CECO
CUSIP14166510
Phone847-781-3600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$581.30 million
Cash Flow$1.2330 per share
Book Value$5.09 per share

Profitability

Net Income$55.18 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,244
Market Cap$1.36 billion
Next Earnings Date8/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Career Education (NASDAQ:CECO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Career Education's stock symbol?

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

How were Career Education's earnings last quarter?

Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $157.85 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $154.07 million. Career Education had a return on equity of 21.14% and a net margin of 10.57%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 6.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.28 EPS. View Career Education's Earnings History.

When is Career Education's next earnings date?

Career Education is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Career Education.

What guidance has Career Education issued on next quarter's earnings?

Career Education issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.11-1.15 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.15. Career Education also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.29-0.31 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for CECO?

3 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Career Education's stock. Their forecasts range from $19.50 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate Career Education's stock price to reach $22.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Career Education.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Career Education?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Career Education in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Career Education.

Has Career Education been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about CECO stock has been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Career Education earned a news sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Career Education.

Are investors shorting Career Education?

Career Education saw a decrease in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,547,700 shares, a decrease of 19.0% from the April 15th total of 1,911,800 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 532,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.9 days. Approximately 2.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Career Education's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Career Education's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Career Education own?

Who are Career Education's key executives?

Career Education's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Todd S. Nelson, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Ashish Ghia, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 42)
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Ayers, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. John R. Kline, Sr. VP of American Intercontinental University (Age 56)
  • Mr. Andrew H. Hurst, Sr. VP of Colorado Technical University (Age 56)

Who are Career Education's major shareholders?

Career Education's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (9.87%), FMR LLC (4.47%), SG Capital Management LLC (2.07%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (1.62%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.28%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.22%). Company insiders that own Career Education stock include Andrew Hurst, Gregory L Jackson, Jeffrey David Ayers, John Robert Kline, Michele A Peppers and Richard D Wang. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Career Education.

Which institutional investors are selling Career Education stock?

CECO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, IndexIQ Advisors LLC, Menta Capital LLC, Alambic Investment Management L.P., California Public Employees Retirement System, Strs Ohio, First Trust Advisors LP and First Quadrant L P CA. Company insiders that have sold Career Education company stock in the last year include Andrew Hurst, Gregory L Jackson, Jeffrey David Ayers, John Robert Kline, Michele A Peppers and Richard D Wang. View Insider Buying and Selling for Career Education.

Which institutional investors are buying Career Education stock?

CECO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, RK Capital Management LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Career Education.

How do I buy shares of Career Education?

Shares of CECO 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 Career Education's stock price today?

One share of CECO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.37.

How big of a company is Career Education?

Career Education has a market capitalization of $1.36 billion and generates $581.30 million in revenue each year. The company earns $55.18 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.05 on an earnings per share basis. Career Education employs 4,244 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Career Education.

What is Career Education's official website?

The official website for Career Education is http://www.careered.com/.

How can I contact Career Education?

Career Education's mailing address is 231 NORTH MARTINGALE ROAD, SCHAUMBURG IL, 60173. The company can be reached via phone at 847-781-3600 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Career Education (NASDAQ CECO)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  203 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  263 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  466
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This page was last updated on 6/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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