NASDAQ:STRA - Strayer Education Stock Price, Price Target & More

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
$120.01 +0.09 (+0.08 %)
(As of 07/23/2018 08:54 AM ET)
Previous Close$119.92
Today's Range$119.3305 - $120.23
52-Week Range$76.40 - $121.27
Volume65,319 shs
Average Volume78,230 shs
Market Capitalization$1.36 billion
P/E Ratio38.59
Dividend Yield0.83%
Strayer Education logoStrayer Education, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides a range of post-secondary education and other academic programs in the United States. The company operates Strayer University that provides undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business administration, accounting, information technology, education, health services administration, nursing, public administration, and criminal justice to working adult students through its 74 physical campuses primarily located in the Mid-Atlantic and Southern regions, as well as through online. It also offers an executive MBA online through its Jack Welch Management Institute. In addition, the company operates New York Code and Design Academy that provides non-degree courses in Web and application software development primarily through its campus in New York City. Strayer Education, Inc. was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia.

Receive STRA News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for STRA and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Educational services
Sub-IndustryEducation Services
SectorConsumer Discretionary


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.79
Quick Ratio2.79


Trailing P/E Ratio38.59
Forward P/E Ratio29.41
P/E Growth2.95

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$454.85 million
Price / Sales2.98
Cash Flow$4.6516 per share
Price / Cash25.80
Book Value$18.73 per share
Price / Book6.41


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.11
Net Income$20.61 million
Net Margins4.27%
Return on Equity18.90%
Return on Assets12.39%


Outstanding Shares11,300,000
Market Cap$1,356.19

Strayer Education (NASDAQ:STRA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Strayer Education's stock symbol?

Strayer Education trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "STRA."

How often does Strayer Education pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Strayer Education?

Strayer Education declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 2nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Monday, June 18th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 1st. View Strayer Education's Dividend History.

How were Strayer Education's earnings last quarter?

Strayer Education Inc (NASDAQ:STRA) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The health services provider reported $1.23 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.15 by $0.08. The health services provider had revenue of $116.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $116.16 million. Strayer Education had a net margin of 4.27% and a return on equity of 18.90%. The business's revenue was up 1.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.95 earnings per share. View Strayer Education's Earnings History.

When is Strayer Education's next earnings date?

Strayer Education is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Strayer Education.

What price target have analysts set for STRA?

3 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Strayer Education's stock. Their predictions range from $96.00 to $118.00. On average, they expect Strayer Education's stock price to reach $108.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.5%. View Analyst Ratings for Strayer Education.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Strayer Education?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Strayer Education in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Strayer Education stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Strayer Education stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Shares of Strayer outperformed its industry so far this year. Also, earnings estimates for 2018 and 2019 moved up in the past 30 days. The company’s convenient, accessible and flexible educational programs are designed to meet the educational needs of working adults. Strayer University is lowering the cost of programs to enhance their affordability. Importantly, Strayer and Capella decided to merge in an all-stock deal of equal transactions, expected to close in the third quarter of 2018. Post completion, Strayer’s shareholders will own approximately 52% of the combined company. The merger is expected to ensure student success, positive employment outcomes and be accretive to Strayer’s earnings by 20-25% by 2019. However, tuition cuts and an unfavorable mix of students toward lower undergraduate tuition have resulted in declining revenue per student over the past few quarters." (6/13/2018)
  • 2. BMO Capital Markets analysts commented, "4Q17 net revenues of $12.3 million, Adj. EBITDA of $4.4 million, and operating EPS of $0.10 compared to our expectations of net revenues of $12.5 million, Adj. EBITDA of $4.5 million, and operating EPS of $0.06. The company reported a fleet-wide time-charter equivalent (TCE) rate of $9,083 per vessel/day during 4Q17, up ~19% vs. 4Q16 and above our forecast of $8,935. Management will host an earnings call this morning at 10am ET." (3/5/2018)

Who are some of Strayer Education's key competitors?

Who are Strayer Education's key executives?

Strayer Education's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert S. Silberman, Exec. Chairman (Age 60)
  • Mr. Karl McDonnell, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Daniel W. Jackson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 43)
  • Mr. Thomas J. Aprahamian, Chief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP & Controller (Age 49)
  • Mr. Brian W. Jones, Pres of Strayer University (Age 49)

Has Strayer Education been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about STRA stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Strayer Education earned a daily sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the health services provider an impact score of 46.22 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Strayer Education's major shareholders?

Strayer Education's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan (0.03%). Company insiders that own Strayer Education stock include Brian W Jones, Daniel Wayne Jackson, John T Casteen III, Raymond Karl Mcdonnell, Thomas J Aprahamian, Todd A Milano and William E Brock. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Strayer Education.

Which institutional investors are selling Strayer Education stock?

STRA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan. Company insiders that have sold Strayer Education company stock in the last year include Brian W Jones, Daniel Wayne Jackson, John T Casteen III, Raymond Karl Mcdonnell, Thomas J Aprahamian and William E Brock. View Insider Buying and Selling for Strayer Education.

How do I buy shares of Strayer Education?

Shares of STRA 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Strayer Education's stock price today?

One share of STRA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $120.01.

How big of a company is Strayer Education?

Strayer Education has a market capitalization of $1.36 billion and generates $454.85 million in revenue each year. The health services provider earns $20.61 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.11 on an earnings per share basis. Strayer Education employs 1,389 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Strayer Education?

Strayer Education's mailing address is 2303 DULLES STATION BOULEVARD, HERNDON VA, 20171. The health services provider can be reached via phone at 703-561-1600 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Strayer Education (NASDAQ STRA)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  205 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  380 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  585
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Strayer Education and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe STRA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe STRA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/23/2018 by Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with's FREE daily email newsletter.