Bridgepoint Education Company Profile (NYSE:BPI)

About Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)

Bridgepoint Education logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. (Bridgepoint) is a provider of postsecondary education services. The Company's academic institutions include Ashford University and University of the Rockies. Bridgepoint's institutions conduct ongoing faculty and student assessment processes, and provide a range of student services. It offers Constellation, its learning platform, Waypoint Outcomes, its assessment software, and its mobile application technology. As of December 31, 2016, its institutions offered over 1,200 courses and over 80 degree programs. Ashford University offers associate's, bachelor's and master's degree programs online. Ashford University comprises four colleges: the Forbes School of Business and Technology, the College of Education, the College of Health, Human Services and Science, and the College of Liberal Arts. University of the Rockies is a graduate institution that offers master's and doctoral degree programs in the social and behavioral sciences.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: General Education Services
  • Sub-Industry: Education Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:BPI
  • CUSIP: 10807M10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $280.7 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 29,088,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.20
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $11.75
  • 52 Week Range: $6.34 - $15.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.53
  • P/E Growth: 1.01
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $510.19 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.55
  • Book Value: $5.12 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.88
  • EBITDA: $33.22 million
  • Net Margins: -1.39%
  • Return on Equity: 9.16%
  • Return on Assets: 5.13%
  • Current Ratio: 2.09%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.09%
  • Average Volume: 287,930 shs.
  • Beta: 2.19
  • Short Ratio: 4.89

Frequently Asked Questions for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)

What is Bridgepoint Education's stock symbol?

Bridgepoint Education trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BPI."

How were Bridgepoint Education's earnings last quarter?

Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 26th. The company reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.23 by $0.02. The business earned $124.58 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $127 million. Bridgepoint Education had a negative net margin of 1.39% and a positive return on equity of 9.16%. Bridgepoint Education's quarterly revenue was down 9.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.12 earnings per share. View Bridgepoint Education's Earnings History.

When will Bridgepoint Education make its next earnings announcement?

Bridgepoint Education is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Bridgepoint Education.

Where is Bridgepoint Education's stock going? Where will Bridgepoint Education's stock price be in 2017?

1 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Bridgepoint Education's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate Bridgepoint Education's stock price to reach $14.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Bridgepoint Education.

Are investors shorting Bridgepoint Education?

Bridgepoint Education saw a decrease in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 816,140 shares, a decrease of 34.4% from the August 15th total of 1,243,172 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 332,714 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.5 days. Currently, 4.0% of the company's stock are short sold.

Who are some of Bridgepoint Education's key competitors?

Who are Bridgepoint Education's key executives?

Bridgepoint Education's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Patrick T. Hackett, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Andrew S. Clark, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Kevin S. Royal, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, IR Contact Officer
  • Christopher M. Henn, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Marc Brown, Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Diane Louise Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Vickie L. Schray, Executive Vice President - Regulatory Affairs and Public Policy
  • Anurag Malikto, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Thomas McCarty, Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Brent Fitch, Senior Vice President - Shared Services Operations

How do I buy Bridgepoint Education stock?

Shares of Bridgepoint Education can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Bridgepoint Education's stock price today?

One share of Bridgepoint Education stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.65.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE BPI)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  136 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  176 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  312
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bridgepoint Education and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $14.00 (45.08% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
Price Target History for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
Analysts' Ratings History for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/28/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$14.00HighView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/16/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
Earnings by Quarter for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE BPI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/6/2017$0.24N/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2017Q2 2017$0.23$0.21$127.00 million$124.58 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.23$125.00 million$129.49 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/7/2017Q4 2016$0.02($0.01)$125.45 million$119.54 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316$0.09$0.09$134.73 million$136.58 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q216$0.11$0.12$141.50 million$137.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116($0.03)($0.02)$127.66 million$133.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q415($0.03)$0.04$127.16 million$131.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.06$0.13$139.19 million$140.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.12$0.20$150.60 million$147.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.10)($0.01)$141.22 million$142.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2015Q414($0.01)($0.12)$144.92 million$147.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.16$0.14$169.82 million$162.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.14$0.28$168.88 million$171.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2014Q114($0.01)($0.10)$170.39 million$160.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2014Q413$0.02($0.12)$157.04 million$163.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.25$0.18$190.45 million$185.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.25$0.25$200.16 million$197.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$0.41$0.43$217.40 million$222.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2013Q4 2012$0.28$0.29$217.56 million$209.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.68$0.56$257.94 million$252.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.74$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.75$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2012$0.38$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.57$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.68$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.61$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/1/2011$0.37$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.43
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.52
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.00$0.00$0.00
Q2 20171$0.27$0.27$0.27
Q3 20171$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q4 20171($0.05)($0.05)($0.05)
Q1 20181$0.20$0.20$0.20
Q2 20181$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q3 20181$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q4 20181$0.00$0.00$0.00
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 41.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.80%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/18/2017Pincus Private Equity WarburgDirectorSell2,075,395$9.00$18,678,555.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2017Andrew S ClarkCEOSell54,075$8.83$477,482.25View SEC Filing  
6/14/2017Andrew S ClarkCEOSell54,076$13.86$749,493.36View SEC Filing  
5/15/2017Russell SakamotoCAOSell4,224$15.10$63,782.40View SEC Filing  
5/10/2017Russell SakamotoInsiderSell5,796$14.89$86,302.44View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015Rodney T. ShengEVPSell28,521$7.89$225,030.69View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Jane McauliffeEVPSell15,281$8.13$124,234.53View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015Jane McauliffeEVPSell13,954$9.37$130,748.98View SEC Filing  
6/16/2015Jane McauliffeEVPSell19,497$10.03$195,554.91View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Ross WoodardCMOSell4,091$10.24$41,891.84View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Ross WoodardCMOSell3,938$9.74$38,356.12View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Ross WoodardCMOSell22,953$9.28$213,003.84View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Doug AbtsEVPSell30,000$10.57$317,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Robert D HartmanDirectorSell2,267$11.02$24,982.34View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014Jane McauliffeEVPSell9,860$15.52$153,027.20View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Ross WoodardCMOSell15,195$15.53$235,978.35View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Charlene DackermanSVPSell1,557$15.54$24,195.78View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014Rodney ShengEVPSell37,969$14.92$566,497.48View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Thomas AshbrookSVPSell4,340$14.72$63,884.80View SEC Filing  
4/10/2014Jane McauliffeEVPSell9,860$14.95$147,407.00View SEC Filing  
4/7/2014Ross WoodardCMOSell15,195$14.96$227,317.20View SEC Filing  
4/4/2014Charlene DackermanSVPSell1,557$15.68$24,413.76View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Rodney ShengEVPSell37,969$14.60$554,347.40View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Ryan CraigDirectorSell44,894$19.03$854,332.82View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Rodney ShengEVPSell37,969$18.30$694,832.70View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Thomas AshbrookSVPSell4,340$16.82$72,998.80View SEC Filing  
2/4/2014Ross WoodardCMOSell15,195$17.00$258,315.00View SEC Filing  
1/14/2014Rodney ShengEVPSell37,969$17.50$664,457.50View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Ross WoodardCMOSell15,195$16.92$257,099.40View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Thomas AshbrookSVPSell4,340$16.92$73,432.80View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Ross WoodardCMOSell33,147$18.25$604,932.75View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Charlene DackermanSVPSell6,316$18.25$115,267.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Jane McauliffeEVPSell15,270$18.32$279,746.40View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Brandon PopeCAOSell2,537$18.50$46,934.50View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Rodney ShengEVPSell51,563$18.38$947,727.94View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Brandon PopeCAOSell3,384$17.38$58,813.92View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Brandon PopeCAOSell6,030$16.69$100,640.70View SEC Filing  
8/7/2012Andrew S ClarkCEOSell29,678$10.63$315,477.14View SEC Filing  
8/7/2012Daniel J DevineCFOSell18,500$10.55$195,175.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2012Rodney T ShengEVPSell17,133$10.54$180,581.82View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
Latest Headlines for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI)
DateHeadline logoCritical Comparison: Bridgepoint Education (BPI) versus The Competition - October 13 at 12:26 AM logoHead to Head Review: Bridgepoint Education (BPI) versus Strayer Education (STRA) - October 9 at 4:12 PM logoBridgepoint Education Schedules Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call for October 25, 2017 - October 6 at 4:56 PM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. (BPI) Forecasted to Earn FY2019 Earnings of $0.70 Per Share - October 6 at 2:50 PM logoAnalyzing Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC) & Bridgepoint Education (BPI) - October 3 at 8:26 AM logoContrasting Bridgepoint Education (BPI) and Strayer Education (STRA) - October 2 at 4:20 PM logoBridgepoint Education Inc (BPI): What Does It Mean For Your Portfolio? - October 2 at 1:52 PM logoBridgepoint Education Sponsors 2017 Denver Startup Week - PR Newswire (press release) - September 27 at 10:49 PM logoBridgepoint Education Sponsors 2017 Denver Startup Week - September 26 at 8:18 AM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. (BPI) Short Interest Update - September 20 at 2:20 AM logoReviewing Bridgepoint Education (BPI) and The Competition - September 18 at 4:30 PM logoContrasting Bridgepoint Education (BPI) and The Competition - September 14 at 6:06 AM logoAshford University Approved to Offer GI Bill Benefits by Arizona State Approving Agency (SAA) - September 13 at 10:53 PM logoFinancial Review: Bridgepoint Education (BPI) versus The Competition - September 13 at 9:30 AM logoContrasting Bridgepoint Education (BPI) and Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC) - September 13 at 12:40 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Bridgepoint Education Inc. - September 6 at 4:42 PM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. (BPI) Expected to Post Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.20 Per Share - September 4 at 4:18 AM logoNord Anglia Education (NORD) & Bridgepoint Education (BPI) Head-To-Head Analysis - September 2 at 6:08 AM logoBridgepoint Education Receives Communitas Award for Community Service - August 21 at 4:40 PM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. (BPI) Director Sells $18,678,555.00 in Stock - August 18 at 7:26 PM logoInsider Selling: Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (BPI) CEO Sells 54,075 Shares of Stock - August 17 at 10:26 PM logoBridgepoint Education (BPI) Prices 2.075M Share Secondary Offering - August 16 at 5:15 PM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. Announces Pricing of Secondary Common Stock Offering by Selling Stockholder - August 15 at 5:34 PM logoWhy Bridgepoint Education Stock Plunged Today - August 15 at 1:52 PM logoBridgepoint Education (BPI) Announces 2.08M Secondary Common Stock Offering by Selling Stockholder - August 15 at 3:10 AM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. Announces Secondary Common Stock Offering by Selling Stockholder - August 14 at 5:06 PM logoETFs with exposure to Bridgepoint Education, Inc. : August 11, 2017 - August 11 at 5:07 PM logoBridgepoint Education (BPI) & Grand Canyon Education (LOPE) Financial Review - August 6 at 12:34 AM logoContrasting American Public Education (APEI) and Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI) - August 1 at 12:16 AM logoBrokers Set Expectations for Bridgepoint Education, Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (BPI) - July 31 at 8:15 AM logoBridgepoint Education's (NYSE:BPI) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Piper Jaffray Companies - July 30 at 2:38 PM logoEdited Transcript of BPI earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-17 9:00pm GMT - July 28 at 6:11 PM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. :BPI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : July 28, 2017 - July 28 at 6:11 PM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Bridgepoint Education, Inc. Decreased by Analyst (NYSE:BPI) - July 28 at 8:15 AM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.02 EPS - July 27 at 12:09 AM logoBridgepoint posts 2Q profit - July 26 at 10:21 PM logoBridgepoint Education Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - July 26 at 5:18 PM logoPiper Jaffray Companies Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (BPI) - July 21 at 10:28 PM logoBridgepoint Education Ranked First Place in Employee Participation in Denver's Bike to Work Day - July 19 at 5:53 PM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - July 19 at 8:15 AM logoBridgepoint Education Ranked in Top 25 List for Red Shoe Day Donations Collected by Organizations - July 18 at 6:10 PM logoBridgepoint Education's Chief Academic Learning Officer Selected as a Recipient of the Association of Chief Academic Officers Digital Fellowship Program - July 13 at 10:48 PM logoCritical Survey: Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI) & K12 (LRN) - July 13 at 8:09 AM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:BPI) : July 10, 2017 - July 10 at 4:41 PM logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) Increased by Barrington Research - July 10 at 7:36 AM logoBridgepoint Education, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BPI-US : July 7, 2017 - July 8 at 9:23 AM logoBridgepoint Education Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call for July 26, 2017 - July 6 at 5:56 PM logoWhy Bridgepoint Education, Inc. Stock Soared Today - May 3 at 1:19 PM logoPost-earnings pop for Bridgepoint Education - May 3 at 10:46 AM logoBridgepoint posts 1Q profit - May 2 at 7:42 PM



Bridgepoint Education (BPI) Chart for Monday, October, 16, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/16/2017 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.