Log in

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

$17.16
-0.11 (-0.64 %)
(As of 12/12/2019 02:02 AM ET)
Today's Range
$17.11
Now: $17.16
$17.30
50-Day Range
$14.13
MA: $16.00
$17.25
52-Week Range
$11.01
Now: $17.16
$22.50
Volume378,750 shs
Average Volume522,274 shs
Market Capitalization$1.21 billion
P/E Ratio16.34
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.48
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$1.25 per share
Book Value$5.09 per share

Profitability

Net Income$55.18 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,244
Market Cap$1.21 billion
Next Earnings Date2/19/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Receive CECO News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CECO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.


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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 6th. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.08. The company earned $155 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $146.70 million. Career Education had a return on equity of 26.01% and a net margin of 9.20%. Career Education's revenue for the quarter was up 6.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.25 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, February 19th 2020. 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, November, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.32-1.34 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.24. The company issued revenue guidance of $615.9-618.8 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $610.40 million.

What price target have analysts set for CECO?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Career Education's shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Career Education's share price to reach $24.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 42.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Career Education.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Career Education?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Career Education in the last year. There are currently 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?

News headlines about CECO stock have been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Career Education earned a media sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Career Education.

Are investors shorting Career Education?

Career Education saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 3,960,000 shares, an increase of 5.6% from the October 31st total of 3,750,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 634,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 6.2 days. Currently, 5.8% of the company's shares 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?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Career Education investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Extreme Networks (EXTR), Meet Group (MEET), FuelCell Energy (FCEL), Kinder Morgan (KMI), Amkor Technology (AMKR), Amarin (AMRN), FireEye (FEYE), Netflix (NFLX) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (2.84%), Millennium Management LLC (1.46%), Tenzing Global Management LLC (1.42%), SG Americas Securities LLC (0.34%), Squarepoint Ops LLC (0.33%) and Rhumbline Advisers (0.30%). Company insiders that own Career Education stock include Andrew Hurst, David C Czeszewski, Gregory L Jackson, Jeffrey David Ayers, John Robert Kline, Michele A Peppers, Richard D Wang and Thomas B Lally. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Career Education.

Which major investors are selling Career Education stock?

CECO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tenzing Global Management LLC, Calamos Advisors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., SG Americas Securities LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Career Education company stock in the last year include Andrew Hurst, David C Czeszewski, Jeffrey David Ayers, John Robert Kline, Michele A Peppers and Thomas B Lally. View Insider Buying and Selling for Career Education.

Which major investors are buying Career Education stock?

CECO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Boston Advisors LLC, Alberta Investment Management Corp, Systematic Financial Management LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Career Education's stock price today?

One share of CECO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.16.

How big of a company is Career Education?

Career Education has a market capitalization of $1.21 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:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  229 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  304 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  533
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Career Education and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CECO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CECO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/12/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Featured Article: Dividend

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel