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Grand Canyon Education Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.03 (+1.94 %)
(As of 03/1/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $106.72
50-Day Range
MA: $95.72
52-Week Range
Now: $106.72
Volume246,854 shs
Average Volume381,326 shs
Market Capitalization$5.00 billion
P/E Ratio20.56
Dividend YieldN/A
Grand Canyon Education, Inc. provides education services to colleges and universities in the United States. The company's technology services include learning management system, internal administration, infrastructure, and support services; academic services comprises program and curriculum, faculty and related training and development, class scheduling, and skills and simulation lab sites; and counseling services and support include admission, financial aid, and field experience counseling services. It also offers marketing and communication services, such as lead acquisition, digital communications strategy, brand identity, media planning and strategy, video, and data science and analysis services; and back office services comprising finance and accounting, human resources, audit, procurement services. The company, through its subsidiary, Orbis Education Services, LLC, supports healthcare education programs for 22 universities. Grand Canyon Education, Inc. was founded in 1949 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Educational services
Sub-IndustryEducation Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LOPE
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$778.64 million
Cash Flow$7.31 per share
Book Value$29.93 per share


Net Income$259.17 million


Market Cap$5.00 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.98 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

36th out of 569 stocks

Educational Services Industry

5th out of 63 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+2.03 (+1.94 %)
(As of 03/1/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Grand Canyon Education a buy right now?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Grand Canyon Education in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Grand Canyon Education stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Grand Canyon Education?

Wall Street analysts have given Grand Canyon Education a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Grand Canyon Education wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Grand Canyon Education's next earnings date?

Grand Canyon Education is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 6th 2021.
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How were Grand Canyon Education's earnings last quarter?

Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOPE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 16th. The company reported $1.89 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.80 by $0.09. Grand Canyon Education had a net margin of 30.17% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.20%.
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How has Grand Canyon Education's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Grand Canyon Education's stock was trading at $75.23 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LOPE stock has increased by 41.9% and is now trading at $106.72.
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What guidance has Grand Canyon Education issued on next quarter's earnings?

Grand Canyon Education updated its first quarter 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 17th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 1.67-1.67 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.64. The company issued revenue guidance of $235-235 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $235.36 million.

What price target have analysts set for LOPE?

5 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Grand Canyon Education's stock. Their forecasts range from $111.00 to $125.00. On average, they expect Grand Canyon Education's stock price to reach $118.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Grand Canyon Education's key executives?

Grand Canyon Education's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Brian E. Mueller, CEO, Pres & Chairman (Age 67, Pay $717.58k)
  • Mr. Daniel E. Bachus, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51, Pay $748.22k)
  • Dr. W. Stan Meyer, Chief Operating Officer (Age 60, Pay $752.72k)
  • Mr. Joseph N. Mildenhall, Chief Information Officer (Age 67, Pay $552.26k)
  • Mr. Daniel J. Briggs, Chief Exec. Officer of Orbis Education Services (Age 61, Pay $532.98k)
  • Ms. Lori Browning, Sr. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Ms. Dilek Marsh, Chief Data Officer (Age 47)
  • Vince Grell, Exec. VP of University Partnerships

What is Brian Mueller's approval rating as Grand Canyon Education's CEO?

474 employees have rated Grand Canyon Education CEO Brian Mueller on Glassdoor.com. Brian Mueller has an approval rating of 80% among Grand Canyon Education's employees.

Who are some of Grand Canyon Education's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Grand Canyon Education own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Grand Canyon Education investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Shopify (SHOP), Mastercard (MA), The Trade Desk (TTD), Arista Networks (ANET), Netflix (NFLX), Okta (OKTA), Twilio (TWLO), Alibaba Group (BABA) and PayPal (PYPL).

What is Grand Canyon Education's stock symbol?

Grand Canyon Education trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LOPE."

Who are Grand Canyon Education's major shareholders?

Grand Canyon Education's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include William Blair Investment Management LLC (8.71%), BlackRock Inc. (8.26%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (4.09%), Van Berkom & Associates Inc. (3.40%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.22%) and Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (2.04%). Company insiders that own Grand Canyon Education stock include Brian E Mueller, Daniel E Bachus, Dilek Marsh, Jack A Henry, Joseph N Mildenhall, Lori Browning, Sara R Dial and William Stan Meyer.
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Which institutional investors are selling Grand Canyon Education stock?

LOPE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Victory Capital Management Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Morgan Stanley, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, and Rice Hall James & Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold Grand Canyon Education company stock in the last year include Brian E Mueller, Daniel E Bachus, Dilek Marsh, Jack A Henry, Joseph N Mildenhall, Lori Browning, Sara R Dial, and William Stan Meyer.
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Which institutional investors are buying Grand Canyon Education stock?

LOPE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nordea Investment Management AB, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Riverbridge Partners LLC, Credit Suisse AG, First Trust Advisors LP, Van Berkom & Associates Inc., Reinhart Partners Inc., and Citigroup Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Grand Canyon Education?

Shares of LOPE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Grand Canyon Education's stock price today?

One share of LOPE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $106.72.

How much money does Grand Canyon Education make?

Grand Canyon Education has a market capitalization of $5.00 billion and generates $778.64 million in revenue each year. The company earns $259.17 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.58 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Grand Canyon Education have?

Grand Canyon Education employs 3,650 workers across the globe.

What is Grand Canyon Education's official website?

The official website for Grand Canyon Education is www.gce.com.

Where are Grand Canyon Education's headquarters?

Grand Canyon Education is headquartered at 2600 W. CAMELBACK ROAD, PHOENIX AZ, 85017.

How can I contact Grand Canyon Education?

Grand Canyon Education's mailing address is 2600 W. CAMELBACK ROAD, PHOENIX AZ, 85017. The company can be reached via phone at 602-247-4400.

This page was last updated on 3/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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