Grand Canyon Education Company Profile (NASDAQ:LOPE)

About Grand Canyon Education

Grand Canyon Education logoGrand Canyon Education, Inc. is a regionally accredited university. The Company offers approximately 200 graduate and undergraduate degree programs and certificates across approximately eight colleges both online and on ground in Phoenix, Arizona and at leased facilities and at facilities owned by third-party employers of its students. The Company offers the degrees of Doctor of Education, Doctor of Business Administration, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Philosophy, Education Specialist, Master of Divinity, Master of Arts, Master of Education, Master of Business Administration and Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and a range of programs for its degrees. It also offers certificate programs, which consist of a series of courses focused on a particular area of study for its students.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Education & Training Services
  • Sub-Industry: Education Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LOPE
  • CUSIP: 38526M10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $40.42
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $41.85
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $41.98
  • 52-Week Range: $31.12 - $45.02
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.34
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.32
  • P/E Growth: 1.21
  • Market Cap: $1.86B
  • Outstanding Shares: 46,129,000
  • Beta: 0.96
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 17.25%
  • Return on Equity: 22.53%
  • Return on Assets: 15.00%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.10%
  • Current Ratio: 0.86%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.86%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $49.60 (22.71% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/13/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$62.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Boost Price TargetOverweight$49.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
2/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$45.00View Rating Details
2/18/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$46.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
1/22/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$48.00View Rating Details
8/11/2015Barrington ResearchLower Price TargetOutperform$55.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
2/19/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$52.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
10/15/2014Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$47.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016        
8/4/2016Q2$0.54$0.59$189.09 million$191.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q1$0.88$0.92$223.97 million$227.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q4$0.79$0.81$211.85 million$216.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.66$0.70$191.87 million$193.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q215$0.53$0.55$173.09 million$174.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.69$0.72$193.15 million$194.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.67$0.70$185.08 million$190.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.54$0.62$169.40 million$175.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.45$0.49$156.18 million$158.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.52$0.56$165.24 million$167.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$0.52$0.56$159.10 million$162.44 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.45$0.48$148.60 million$152.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.40$0.45$138.38 million$141.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.39$0.46$137.92 million$142.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.42$0.46$136.09 million$141.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.34$0.42$125.70 million$133.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$0.27$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2012$0.26$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.28$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$0.24$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.23$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.23$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.32$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.28 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.88$0.88$0.88
Q2 20161$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q3 20161$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q4 20161$0.96$0.96$0.96
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.59%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/11/2016Joseph N MildenhallInsiderSell22,000$43.36$953,920.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Brian E MuellerCEOSell100,000$43.09$4,309,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Daniel E BachusCFOSell17,500$43.31$757,925.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016William Stan MeyerCOOSell25,000$43.32$1,083,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Brian E MuellerCEOSell100,000$41.64$4,164,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Daniel E BachusCFOSell17,500$41.64$728,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016William Stan MeyerCOOSell25,000$41.64$1,041,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Brian E MuellerCEOSell100,000$41.87$4,187,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Brian M RobertsGeneral CounselSell18,000$42.00$756,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Daniel E BachusCFOSell17,500$41.91$733,425.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016William Stan MeyerCOOSell25,000$41.91$1,047,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Brian MuellerCEOSell35,000$46.07$1,612,450.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Brian MuellerCEOSell15,000$47.24$708,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Joseph MildenhallInsiderSell12,800$47.32$605,696.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014William Stan MeyerCOOSell6,600$47.06$310,596.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Brian MuellerCEOSell93,266$47.42$4,422,673.72View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Brian MuellerCEOSell4,100$48.50$198,850.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Brian RobertsGeneral CounselSell2,772$48.78$135,218.16View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Daniel BachusCFOSell14,300$47.92$685,256.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Joseph MildenhallInsiderSell3,300$48.60$160,380.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014William Stan MeyerCOOSell14,400$47.92$690,048.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Brian M RobertsGeneral CounselSell2,783$35.76$99,520.08View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Daniel E BachusCFOSell20,100$33.15$666,315.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013William Stan MeyerCOOSell25,000$33.23$830,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Brian E MuellerCEOSell40,000$32.01$1,280,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Daniel E BachusCFOSell20,000$31.24$624,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Joseph N MildenhallInsiderSell25,000$30.71$767,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Brian E MuellerCEOSell60,000$29.74$1,784,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013William Stan MeyerCOOSell50,000$29.51$1,475,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Daniel E BachusCFOSell75,000$29.23$2,192,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Brian E MuellerCEOSell150,000$24.50$3,675,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Daniel E BachusCFOSell71,056$25.17$1,788,479.52View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013William Stan MeyerCOOSell71,000$25.17$1,787,070.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Brent D RichardsonChairmanSell45,000$21.61$972,450.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012Brent D RichardsonChairmanSell40,000$20.00$800,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Chad N HeathDirectorSell10,000$20.00$200,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2012Brent D RichardsonChairmanSell45,000$21.61$972,450.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE)
DateHeadline
bizjournals.com logoGrand Canyon University hires education advocate Jennifer Johnson (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.bizjournals.com - September 23 at 5:37 PM
investornewswire.com logoShares Of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) Expected To Hit $53 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.investornewswire.com - September 23 at 10:40 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Grand Canyon Education, Inc. : September 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 16 at 5:48 PM
gurufocus.com logoGrand Canyon University: A Bright Spot In the Education Sector? (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.gurufocus.com - September 15 at 9:04 PM
investornewswire.com logoGrand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) Bearish Price Target At $47 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.investornewswire.com - September 14 at 6:02 PM
News IconGrand Canyon Education Inc. (NASDAQ: LOPE) Buy Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group AG - BNB Daily (blog) (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.baseball-news-blog.com - September 14 at 6:02 PM
News IconGrand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE): How Are Analysts Advising to Play This Stock? - Post News (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 14 at 10:12 AM
News IconAnalysts Place Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) Under the Lens of the Microscope - Post News (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 12 at 5:43 PM
News IconStock Update: Estimates & Target in Focus for Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:LOPE)
friscofastball.com - September 9 at 5:44 PM
News IconStock Sliding Down Over the Last Month: Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) - Post News (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 8 at 9:50 AM
bizjournals.com logoAnalyst: Why Arizona's 3 largest for-profit schools likely won't share ITT's fate - Phoenix Business Journal (blog) (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.bizjournals.com - September 8 at 9:50 AM
bizjournals.com logoAnalyst: Why Arizona's 3 largest for-profit schools likely won't share ITT's fate (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.bizjournals.com - September 7 at 6:06 PM
investornewswire.com logoGrand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) Brokerage Rating ... - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.investornewswire.com - September 4 at 5:27 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Grand Canyon Education, Inc. : September 2, 2016 (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 2 at 10:50 AM
capitalcube.com logoGrand Canyon Education, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LOPE-US : September 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 1 at 9:02 AM
News IconHot Services Stocks To Watch Right Now: Cintas Corporation (CTAS), Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (LOPE) - The Independent Republic (NASDAQ:LOPE)
theindependentrepublic.com - August 30 at 9:17 AM
investornewswire.com logoCan Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) Keep Up With Analyst Expectations? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.investornewswire.com - August 24 at 5:50 PM
News IconShare Valuation Review for Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) - Post News (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 20 at 10:06 AM
investornewswire.com logoWill Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) Hit $53 Price Target? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.investornewswire.com - August 18 at 6:01 PM
fidaily.com logoInsiders and Institutional Investors Selling, Short Interest Growing Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.fidaily.com - August 13 at 8:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGRAND CANYON EDUCATION, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:LOPE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 6:04 PM
capitalcube.com logoGrand Canyon Education, Inc. :LOPE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 11 at 6:20 PM
seekingalpha.com logo'Free College' Legislation: A Boon To Public Postsecondary Ed Companies? (NASDAQ:LOPE)
seekingalpha.com - August 11 at 9:10 AM
bizjournals.com logoGrand Canyon University creates nearly a dozen businesses in West Phoenix (SLIDESHOW) (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.bizjournals.com - August 9 at 9:01 AM
equities.com logoGrand Canyon Education Inc. (LOPE) Jumps 5.14% on August 05 (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.equities.com - August 6 at 6:09 PM
equities.com logoGrand Canyon Education Inc. (LOPE) Jumps 5.14% on August 05 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.equities.com - August 6 at 8:51 AM
bizjournals.com logoGrand Canyon Education separating itself from the for-profit pack (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.bizjournals.com - August 5 at 9:01 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoGrand Canyon Education beats 2Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:LOPE)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 9:01 AM
twst.com logoGrand Canyon Education Inc.: Grand Canyon Education, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.twst.com - August 4 at 6:20 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoGRAND CANYON EDUCATION, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:LOPE)
biz.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:25 pm Grand Canyon Education beats by $0.05, beats on revs; guides Q3 EPS just below consensus, revs in-line; guides Q4 (Dec) EPS in-line, revs in-line (NASDAQ:LOPE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:20 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoGrand Canyon Education Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 4:30 pm ET today (NASDAQ:LOPE)
biz.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:19 PM
publicnow.com logoGrand Canyon Education, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.publicnow.com - August 4 at 6:19 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 Grand Canyon Education Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:LOPE)
biz.yahoo.com - August 4 at 9:03 AM
tradecalls.org logoVan Berkom Associates Lowers stake in Grand Canyon Education Inc (LOPE) - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.tradecalls.org - July 26 at 9:01 AM
investornewswire.com logoIs $50 Price Target Attainable For Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE)? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.investornewswire.com - July 23 at 5:39 PM
News IconSeven Locks Capital Management LP Decreased Stake in Grand Canyon Ed INC (NASDAQ:LOPE) by $5.26 Million as ... - Consumer Eagle (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.consumereagle.com - July 22 at 8:58 AM
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www.consumereagle.com - July 20 at 4:08 PM
News IconShares Positive Over the Past Month: Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) - TGP (NASDAQ:LOPE)
telanaganapress.com - July 20 at 4:08 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - July 19 at 2:41 PM
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telanaganapress.com - July 19 at 12:05 PM
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www.engelwooddaily.com - July 16 at 9:23 AM
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www.engelwooddaily.com - July 15 at 10:16 AM
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www.investornewswire.com - July 15 at 10:16 AM
equities.com logoGrand Canyon Education Inc. (LOPE) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 12 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.equities.com - July 15 at 10:16 AM
News IconShares Losing Ground for the Month; Investor Alert on Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) - Engelwood Daily (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 14 at 6:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGrand Canyon Education, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Details - Yahoo Finance (NASDAQ:LOPE)
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 6:16 PM
news.cmlviz.com logoGrand Canyon Education Inc Realized Volatility Hits Extremely Low Level - CML News (NASDAQ:LOPE)
news.cmlviz.com - July 14 at 6:16 PM
tradecalls.org logoGw&k Investment Management Lowers stake in Grand Canyon Education Inc (LOPE) - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.tradecalls.org - July 14 at 6:16 PM
twst.com logoGrand Canyon Education Inc.: Grand Canyon Education, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Details (NASDAQ:LOPE)
www.twst.com - July 14 at 9:35 AM

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Last Updated on 9/25/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff