NASDAQ:PRDO

Perdoceo Education Competitors

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$11.81
$12.12
50-Day Range
$11.41
$12.73
52-Week Range
$10.62
$17.77
Volume380,042 shs
Average Volume455,077 shs
Market Capitalization$840.35 million
P/E Ratio6.82
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.74

Competitors

Perdoceo Education (NASDAQ:PRDO) Vs. GHC, DAO, LAUR, AFYA, STRA, and ATGE

Should you be buying PRDO stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "educational services" are considered alternatives and competitors to Perdoceo Education, including Graham (GHC), Youdao (DAO), Laureate Education (LAUR), Afya (AFYA), Strategic Education (STRA), and Adtalem Global Education (ATGE).

Perdoceo Education (NASDAQ:PRDO) and Graham (NYSE:GHC) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, risk and institutional ownership.

Volatility & Risk

Perdoceo Education has a beta of 1.74, meaning that its stock price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Graham has a beta of 1.1, meaning that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Perdoceo Education and Graham, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Perdoceo Education00103.00
Graham0000N/A

Perdoceo Education currently has a consensus price target of $20.00, suggesting a potential upside of 67.64%. Given Perdoceo Education's higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Perdoceo Education is more favorable than Graham.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Perdoceo Education and Graham's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Perdoceo Education$627.70 million1.34$69.98 million$1.378.71
Graham$2.93 billion1.07$327.86 millionN/AN/A

Graham has higher revenue and earnings than Perdoceo Education.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Perdoceo Education18.49%23.50%17.33%
Graham7.30%4.71%2.66%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

91.9% of Perdoceo Education shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 63.4% of Graham shares are held by institutional investors. 3.6% of Perdoceo Education shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 15.5% of Graham shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

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

Youdao (NYSE:DAO) and Perdoceo Education (NASDAQ:PRDO) are both business services companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, risk, dividends and earnings.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Youdao and Perdoceo Education's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Youdao$184.14 million15.45$-86,400,000.00($0.94)-24.41
Perdoceo Education$627.70 million1.34$69.98 million$1.378.71

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Youdao and Perdoceo Education, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Youdao02302.60
Perdoceo Education00103.00

Youdao presently has a consensus target price of $37.20, indicating a potential upside of 62.09%. Perdoceo Education has a consensus target price of $20.00, indicating a potential upside of 67.64%. Given Perdoceo Education's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Perdoceo Education is more favorable than Youdao.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Youdao-61.51%N/A-71.83%
Perdoceo Education18.49%23.50%17.33%

Risk & Volatility

Youdao has a beta of -0.41, indicating that its stock price is 141% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Perdoceo Education has a beta of 1.74, indicating that its stock price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

14.7% of Youdao shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.9% of Perdoceo Education shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.6% of Perdoceo Education shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Perdoceo Education beats Youdao on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Perdoceo Education (NASDAQ:PRDO) and Laureate Education (NASDAQ:LAUR) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk and valuation.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

91.9% of Perdoceo Education shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.0% of Laureate Education shares are held by institutional investors. 3.6% of Perdoceo Education shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Laureate Education shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Risk and Volatility

Perdoceo Education has a beta of 1.74, meaning that its stock price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Laureate Education has a beta of 0.81, meaning that its stock price is 19% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Perdoceo Education and Laureate Education, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Perdoceo Education00103.00
Laureate Education01402.80

Perdoceo Education presently has a consensus target price of $20.00, indicating a potential upside of 67.64%. Laureate Education has a consensus target price of $15.10, indicating a potential upside of 12.77%. Given Perdoceo Education's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Perdoceo Education is more favorable than Laureate Education.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Perdoceo Education18.49%23.50%17.33%
Laureate Education-38.07%15.92%6.25%

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Perdoceo Education$627.70 million1.34$69.98 million$1.378.71
Laureate Education$3.25 billion0.82$938.48 million$0.07191.29

Laureate Education has higher revenue and earnings than Perdoceo Education. Perdoceo 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.

Summary

Perdoceo Education beats Laureate Education on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Afya (NASDAQ:AFYA) and Perdoceo Education (NASDAQ:PRDO) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and profitability.

Risk and Volatility

Afya has a beta of 1.29, meaning that its share price is 29% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Perdoceo Education has a beta of 1.74, meaning that its share price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Afya and Perdoceo Education, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Afya02402.67
Perdoceo Education00103.00

Afya presently has a consensus price target of $27.5333, suggesting a potential upside of 29.63%. Perdoceo Education has a consensus price target of $20.00, suggesting a potential upside of 67.64%. Given Perdoceo Education's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Perdoceo Education is more favorable than Afya.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Afya and Perdoceo Education's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Afya$182.42 million10.45$39 million$0.7030.34
Perdoceo Education$627.70 million1.34$69.98 million$1.378.71

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

32.1% of Afya shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.9% of Perdoceo Education shares are held by institutional investors. 3.6% of Perdoceo Education shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Afya and Perdoceo Education's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Afya26.75%13.38%9.43%
Perdoceo Education18.49%23.50%17.33%

Summary

Perdoceo Education beats Afya on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Perdoceo Education (NASDAQ:PRDO) and Strategic Education (NASDAQ:STRA) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation and earnings.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Perdoceo Education and Strategic Education's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Perdoceo Education$627.70 million1.34$69.98 million$1.378.71
Strategic Education$997.14 million1.88$81.14 million$6.6711.42

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Perdoceo Education and Strategic Education, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Perdoceo Education00103.00
Strategic Education02302.60

Perdoceo Education presently has a consensus price target of $20.00, suggesting a potential upside of 67.64%. Strategic Education has a consensus price target of $109.00, suggesting a potential upside of 43.08%. Given Perdoceo Education's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Perdoceo Education is more favorable than Strategic Education.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

91.9% of Perdoceo Education shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 87.8% of Strategic Education shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.6% of Perdoceo Education shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Strategic Education shares are owned by 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.

Risk & Volatility

Perdoceo Education has a beta of 1.74, suggesting that its share price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Strategic Education has a beta of 0.57, suggesting that its share price is 43% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Perdoceo Education18.49%23.50%17.33%
Strategic Education10.63%10.88%8.97%

Summary

Perdoceo Education beats Strategic Education on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Adtalem Global Education (NYSE:ATGE) and Perdoceo Education (NASDAQ:PRDO) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk and earnings.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

93.8% of Adtalem Global Education shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.9% of Perdoceo Education shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.2% of Adtalem Global Education shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.6% of Perdoceo Education shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk & Volatility

Adtalem Global Education has a beta of 1.37, suggesting that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Perdoceo Education has a beta of 1.74, suggesting that its share price is 74% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Adtalem Global Education and Perdoceo Education's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Adtalem Global Education$1.05 billion1.61$-85,330,000.00$2.2814.80
Perdoceo Education$627.70 million1.34$69.98 million$1.378.71

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

Profitability

This table compares Adtalem Global Education and Perdoceo Education's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Adtalem Global Education-7.49%11.15%6.21%
Perdoceo Education18.49%23.50%17.33%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Adtalem Global Education and Perdoceo Education, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Adtalem Global Education01102.50
Perdoceo Education00103.00

Adtalem Global Education presently has a consensus target price of $42.50, suggesting a potential upside of 25.93%. Perdoceo Education has a consensus target price of $20.00, suggesting a potential upside of 67.64%. Given Perdoceo Education's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Perdoceo Education is more favorable than Adtalem Global Education.

Summary

Perdoceo Education beats Adtalem Global Education on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Perdoceo Education Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Graham logo
GHC
Graham
1.0$624.37-1.8%$3.12 billion$2.93 billion15.71
DAO
Youdao
1.1$22.95-3.4%$2.85 billion$184.14 million-11.71
Laureate Education logo
LAUR
Laureate Education
1.1$13.39-1.0%$2.66 billion$3.25 billion-3.01
Afya logo
AFYA
Afya
1.6$21.24-0.3%$1.91 billion$182.42 million29.50
Strategic Education logo
STRA
Strategic Education
2.1$76.18-1.7%$1.88 billion$997.14 million15.52Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Adtalem Global Education logo
ATGE
Adtalem Global Education
1.9$33.75-0.1%$1.69 billion$1.05 billion-21.77
HLG
Hailiang Education Group
0.5$48.80-0.6%$1.26 billion$209.85 million0.00
Stride logo
LRN
Stride
2.0$28.02-0.3%$1.16 billion$1.04 billion24.16
ARCE
Arco Platform
1.8$25.02-1.8%$755.28 million$139.21 million147.19
VSTA
Vasta Platform
2.0$8.93-6.0%$741.30 millionN/A0.00
Bright Scholar Education logo
BEDU
Bright Scholar Education
1.4$5.65-1.2%$674.53 million$491.65 million29.74
IH
iHuman
1.7$11.68-7.8%$622.82 million$30.95 million0.00
American Public Education logo
APEI
American Public Education
2.0$29.93-2.0%$558.82 million$286.27 million25.80Upcoming Earnings
OneSmart International Education Group logo
ONE
OneSmart International Education Group
0.8$2.88-1.0%$463.89 million$502.22 million-5.33Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
China Online Education Group logo
COE
China Online Education Group
1.2$20.24-1.2%$436.70 million$213.08 million27.73Increase in Short Interest
NEW
Puxin
0.4$3.15-1.9%$274.77 million$445.86 million-26.25Upcoming Earnings
GP Strategies logo
GPX
GP Strategies
2.0$15.47-3.1%$268.39 million$583.29 million32.92Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Tarena International logo
TEDU
Tarena International
0.5$3.84-0.0%$213.32 million$294.66 million0.00
RISE Education Cayman logo
REDU
RISE Education Cayman
0.6$3.30-1.5%$186.37 million$219.69 million-15.71Upcoming Earnings
Universal Technical Institute logo
UTI
Universal Technical Institute
1.8$5.64-0.7%$184.65 million$300.76 million-51.27
Lincoln Educational Services logo
LINC
Lincoln Educational Services
2.2$6.68-1.3%$180.29 million$273.34 million19.09Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Downgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
STG
Sunlands Technology Group
0.5$1.03-3.9%$173.28 million$315.13 million-2.40Gap Down
Boxlight logo
BOXL
Boxlight
1.4$2.48-4.0%$140.72 million$33.03 million-3.94Analyst Report
Aspen Group logo
ASPU
Aspen Group
1.4$5.27-0.4%$131.49 million$49.06 million-13.87Gap Up
LXEH
Lixiang Education
0.0$9.00-1.0%$120.00 million$21.85 million0.00
Zovio logo
ZVO
Zovio
1.7$3.65-1.9%$119.54 million$417.80 million-4.62Upcoming Earnings
ATA Creativity Global logo
AACG
ATA Creativity Global
0.2$3.03-4.3%$95.91 million$14.04 million-5.61Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Gap Down
LAIX
LAIX
1.1$1.81-1.7%$89.07 million$146.98 million-1.10
RYB Education logo
RYB
RYB Education
0.7$2.87-3.1%$79.17 million$182.28 million-1.72Increase in Short Interest
Four Seasons Education (Cayman) logo
FEDU
Four Seasons Education (Cayman)
0.6$1.05-1.9%$48.70 million$55.65 million-2.14Increase in Short Interest
BioHiTech Global logo
BHTG
BioHiTech Global
1.4$1.40-0.0%$39.28 million$4.22 million-2.26Gap Up
WAFU
Wah Fu Education Group
0.5$7.99-0.4%$35.00 million$5.64 million0.00Gap Up
ZCMD
Zhongchao
0.0$1.77-3.4%$34.40 million$14.88 million0.00
EDTK
Skillful Craftsman Education Technology
0.0$2.32-2.2%$27.83 million$28.60 million0.00
CLEU
China Liberal Education
0.0$3.75-3.2%$23.75 million$5.26 million0.00
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