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

$18.39
-0.72 (-3.77 %)
(As of 01/24/2020 06:31 AM ET)
Today's Range
$18.39
Now: $18.39
$18.39
50-Day Range
$16.58
MA: $18.12
$18.83
52-Week Range
$11.19
Now: $18.39
$22.50
VolumeN/A
Average Volume490,238 shs
Market Capitalization$1.29 billion
P/E Ratio17.51
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.52
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$1.22 per share
Book Value$5.09 per share

Profitability

Net Income$55.18 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,244
Market Cap$1.29 billion
Next Earnings Date2/19/2020 (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) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 6th. The company reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.08. The firm earned $155 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $146.70 million. Career Education had a net margin of 9.20% and a return on equity of 26.01%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 6.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.25 earnings per share. 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 EPS guidance of $1.32-1.34 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus 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 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Career Education's stock. 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 33.2% 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?

Press coverage about CECO stock has trended very positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Career Education earned a coverage optimism score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Career Education.

Are investors shorting Career Education?

Career Education saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 13th, there was short interest totalling 5,560,000 shares, an increase of 5.3% from the November 28th total of 5,280,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 657,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 8.5 days. Approximately 8.1% 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), Amkor Technology (AMKR), FuelCell Energy (FCEL), NeoPhotonics (NPTN), Vector Group (VGR), Cohu (COHU), FireEye (FEYE) and FormFactor (FORM).

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 investors include Genesee Capital Advisors LLC (0.10%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.06%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%) and CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp (0.02%). 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 CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp, Genesee Capital Advisors LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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.

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 $18.39.

How big of a company is Career Education?

Career Education has a market capitalization of $1.29 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:  237 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  314 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  551
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 1/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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