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NASDAQ:LOPE

Grand Canyon Education Competitors

$86.19
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(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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$83.94
Now: $86.19
$86.30
50-Day Range
$77.47
MA: $82.91
$87.09
52-Week Range
$57.89
Now: $86.19
$106.14
Volume226,245 shs
Average Volume457,313 shs
Market Capitalization$4.04 billion
P/E Ratio16.61
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.57

Competitors

Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) Vs. GSX, CHGG, DAO, LAUR, GHC, and STRA

Should you be buying LOPE stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "educational services" are considered alternatives and competitors to Grand Canyon Education, including GSX Techedu (GSX), Chegg (CHGG), Youdao (DAO), Laureate Education (LAUR), Graham (GHC), and Strategic Education (STRA).

GSX Techedu (NYSE:GSX) and Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) are both business services companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for GSX Techedu and Grand Canyon Education, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
GSX Techedu65101.58
Grand Canyon Education00503.00

GSX Techedu presently has a consensus target price of $61.75, suggesting a potential upside of 1.68%. Grand Canyon Education has a consensus target price of $110.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.63%. Given Grand Canyon Education's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Grand Canyon Education is more favorable than GSX Techedu.

Profitability

This table compares GSX Techedu and Grand Canyon Education's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
GSX Techedu-10.56%-38.75%-15.03%
Grand Canyon Education30.17%17.20%14.47%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares GSX Techedu and Grand Canyon Education's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
GSX Techedu$303.78 million47.02$32.56 million$0.13467.15
Grand Canyon Education$778.64 million5.19$259.17 million$5.5815.45

Grand Canyon Education has higher revenue and earnings than GSX Techedu. Grand Canyon Education is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than GSX Techedu, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk and Volatility

GSX Techedu has a beta of -0.13, suggesting that its stock price is 113% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Grand Canyon Education has a beta of 0.57, suggesting that its stock price is 43% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

28.7% of GSX Techedu shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.8% of GSX Techedu shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Grand Canyon Education beats GSX Techedu on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) and Chegg (NYSE:CHGG) are both mid-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Grand Canyon Education and Chegg, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Grand Canyon Education00503.00
Chegg231112.65

Grand Canyon Education currently has a consensus target price of $110.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.63%. Chegg has a consensus target price of $83.2353, suggesting a potential upside of 9.61%. Given Grand Canyon Education's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Grand Canyon Education is more favorable than Chegg.

Profitability

This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Chegg's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Grand Canyon Education30.17%17.20%14.47%
Chegg-4.26%13.35%4.09%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Chegg's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Grand Canyon Education$778.64 million5.19$259.17 million$5.5815.45
Chegg$410.93 million23.80$-9,600,000.00$0.41185.22

Grand Canyon Education has higher revenue and earnings than Chegg. Grand Canyon Education is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Chegg, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Grand Canyon Education has a beta of 0.57, suggesting that its stock price is 43% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Chegg has a beta of 1, suggesting that its stock price has a similar volatility profile to the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

98.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 90.9% of Chegg shares are held by institutional investors. 2.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.1% of Chegg shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Grand Canyon Education beats Chegg on 10 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) and Youdao (NYSE:DAO) are both mid-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Grand Canyon Education and Youdao, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Grand Canyon Education00503.00
Youdao12402.43

Grand Canyon Education currently has a consensus target price of $110.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.63%. Youdao has a consensus target price of $33.6667, suggesting a potential upside of 19.17%. Given Grand Canyon Education's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Grand Canyon Education is more favorable than Youdao.

Profitability

This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Youdao's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Grand Canyon Education30.17%17.20%14.47%
Youdao-61.51%N/A-71.83%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Youdao's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Grand Canyon Education$778.64 million5.19$259.17 million$5.5815.45
Youdao$184.14 million17.15$-86,400,000.00($0.94)-30.05

Grand Canyon Education has higher revenue and earnings than Youdao. Youdao is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Grand Canyon Education, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

98.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 11.6% of Youdao shares are held by institutional investors. 2.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Grand Canyon Education beats Youdao on 12 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) and Laureate Education (NASDAQ:LAUR) are both mid-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Grand Canyon Education and Laureate Education, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Grand Canyon Education00503.00
Laureate Education01602.86

Grand Canyon Education currently has a consensus target price of $110.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.63%. Laureate Education has a consensus target price of $16.6429, suggesting a potential upside of 13.68%. Given Grand Canyon Education's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Grand Canyon Education is more favorable than Laureate Education.

Profitability

This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Laureate Education's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Grand Canyon Education30.17%17.20%14.47%
Laureate Education-38.07%15.92%6.25%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Laureate Education's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Grand Canyon Education$778.64 million5.19$259.17 million$5.5815.45
Laureate Education$3.25 billion0.95$938.48 million$0.07209.14

Laureate Education has higher revenue and earnings than Grand Canyon Education. Grand Canyon Education is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Laureate Education, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Grand Canyon Education has a beta of 0.57, suggesting that its stock price is 43% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Laureate Education has a beta of 0.8, suggesting that its stock price is 20% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

98.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 51.0% of Laureate Education shares are held by institutional investors. 2.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Laureate Education shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Grand Canyon Education beats Laureate Education on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) and Graham (NYSE:GHC) are both mid-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Grand Canyon Education and Graham, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Grand Canyon Education00503.00
Graham0000N/A

Grand Canyon Education currently has a consensus target price of $110.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.63%. Given Grand Canyon Education's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Grand Canyon Education is more favorable than Graham.

Profitability

This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Graham's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Grand Canyon Education30.17%17.20%14.47%
Graham7.30%4.71%2.66%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Graham's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Grand Canyon Education$778.64 million5.19$259.17 million$5.5815.45
Graham$2.93 billion0.79$327.86 millionN/AN/A

Graham has higher revenue and earnings than Grand Canyon Education.

Volatility and Risk

Grand Canyon Education has a beta of 0.57, suggesting that its stock price is 43% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Graham has a beta of 1.02, suggesting that its stock price is 2% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

98.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.1% of Graham shares are held by institutional investors. 2.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 15.5% of Graham shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Grand Canyon Education beats Graham on 8 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

Grand Canyon Education (NASDAQ:LOPE) and Strategic Education (NASDAQ:STRA) are both mid-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Strategic Education's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Grand Canyon Education30.17%17.20%14.47%
Strategic Education11.16%11.43%9.36%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Grand Canyon Education and Strategic Education, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Grand Canyon Education00503.00
Strategic Education01402.80

Grand Canyon Education currently has a consensus target price of $110.00, suggesting a potential upside of 27.63%. Strategic Education has a consensus target price of $143.40, suggesting a potential upside of 53.86%. Given Strategic Education's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Strategic Education is more favorable than Grand Canyon Education.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

98.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.0% of Strategic Education shares are held by institutional investors. 2.0% of Grand Canyon Education shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Strategic Education shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Grand Canyon Education and Strategic Education's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Grand Canyon Education$778.64 million5.19$259.17 million$5.5815.45
Strategic Education$997.14 million2.28$81.14 million$6.6713.97

Grand Canyon Education has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Strategic Education. Strategic Education is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Grand Canyon Education, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Grand Canyon Education has a beta of 0.57, suggesting that its stock price is 43% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Strategic Education has a beta of 0.41, suggesting that its stock price is 59% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Grand Canyon Education beats Strategic Education on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Grand Canyon Education Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
GSX
GSX Techedu
0.7$60.73+0.8%$14.28 billion$303.78 million-159.81
Chegg logo
CHGG
Chegg
1.6$75.94+0.3%$9.78 billion$410.93 million-379.70Insider Selling
DAO
Youdao
0.9$28.25+1.7%$3.16 billion$184.14 million-14.41Analyst Downgrade
Laureate Education logo
LAUR
Laureate Education
1.1$14.64+0.8%$3.08 billion$3.25 billion-3.29
Graham logo
GHC
Graham
1.0$463.45+1.4%$2.32 billion$2.93 billion11.66Insider Selling
Strategic Education logo
STRA
Strategic Education
2.3$93.20+0.0%$2.27 billion$997.14 million17.96Analyst Report
AFYA
Afya
1.2$25.30+0.3%$2.27 billion$182.42 million36.14Heavy News Reporting
HLG
Hailiang Education Group
0.5$64.48+0.8%$1.66 billion$209.85 million0.00Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Adtalem Global Education logo
ATGE
Adtalem Global Education
1.7$29.26+1.1%$1.52 billion$1.05 billion-18.88
K12 logo
LRN
K12
2.2$22.33+1.6%$927.50 million$1.04 billion19.25Heavy News Reporting
PRDO
Perdoceo Education
2.1$12.29+3.8%$851.54 million$627.70 million8.53Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
ARCE
Arco Platform
1.8$37.65+0.5%$805.56 million$139.21 million221.48Earnings Announcement
Increase in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
Bright Scholar Education logo
BEDU
Bright Scholar Education
2.0$6.11+0.7%$757.15 million$491.65 million32.16
OneSmart International Education Group logo
ONE
OneSmart International Education Group
1.3$3.82+3.9%$622.28 million$558.25 million0.00
NEW
Puxin
0.4$7.10+2.8%$617.92 million$445.86 million-59.16Decrease in Short Interest
Heavy News Reporting
China Online Education Group logo
COE
China Online Education Group
0.8$29.47+1.8%$601.01 million$213.08 million40.37Decrease in Short Interest
American Public Education logo
APEI
American Public Education
1.7$32.50+3.3%$481.29 million$286.27 million28.02
RISE Education Cayman logo
REDU
RISE Education Cayman
0.8$6.79+0.1%$376.04 million$219.69 million-37.72Decrease in Short Interest
China Distance Education logo
DL
China Distance Education
1.5$9.64+0.0%$321.21 million$211.82 million16.62Decrease in Short Interest
Aspen Group logo
ASPU
Aspen Group
1.2$11.25+4.4%$274.89 million$49.06 million-51.14Analyst Downgrade
GP Strategies logo
GPX
GP Strategies
1.8$12.48+6.0%$214.18 million$583.29 million26.55
Universal Technical Institute logo
UTI
Universal Technical Institute
1.7$6.22+2.1%$202.84 million$331.50 million-56.55
Tarena International logo
TEDU
Tarena International
0.5$3.34+0.6%$180.07 million$294.66 million0.00
Lincoln Educational Services logo
LINC
Lincoln Educational Services
1.5$6.61+5.3%$175.01 million$273.34 million18.89
STG
Sunlands Technology Group
0.5$1.28+0.0%$138.53 million$315.13 million-3.28
Boxlight logo
BOXL
Boxlight
1.4$1.54+1.9%$78.27 million$33.03 million-2.44Analyst Downgrade
RYB Education logo
RYB
RYB Education
0.6$2.70+0.0%$77.25 million$182.28 million-1.76Upcoming Earnings
LAIX
LAIX
1.1$1.41+1.4%$69.45 million$146.98 million-0.86High Trading Volume
Four Seasons Education (Cayman) logo
FEDU
Four Seasons Education (Cayman)
0.6$0.96+3.1%$44.53 million$55.65 million-2.23Increase in Short Interest
BHTG
BioHiTech Global
1.4$1.34+1.5%$31.29 million$4.22 million-2.16Decrease in Short Interest
WAFU
Wah Fu Education Group
0.5$4.18+3.8%$18.31 million$5.64 million0.00
This page was last updated on 12/4/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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