NYSE:BPI - Bridgepoint Education Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$13.12 +0.04 (+0.31 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$13.08
Today's Range$12.95 - $13.21
52-Week Range$5.31 - $13.38
Volume290,884 shs
Average Volume255,421 shs
Market Capitalization$348.42 million
P/E Ratio21.98
Dividend YieldN/A
Bridgepoint Education logoBridgepoint Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides postsecondary education services in the United States. Its academic institutions, Ashford University and University of the Rockies, offer associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree programs in the disciplines of business, education, psychology, social sciences, and health sciences. The company offers its programs primarily through online; and at its campuses. As of December 31, 2017, its institutions offered approximately 1,200 courses and 80 degree programs; and had 45,730 students enrolled. The company was formerly known as TeleUniversity, Inc. and changed its name to Bridgepoint Education, Inc. in February 2004. Bridgepoint Education, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.06
Quick Ratio2.06


Trailing P/E Ratio21.98
Forward P/E Ratio20.50
P/E Growth2.02

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$478.40 million
Price / Sales0.74
Cash Flow$0.9769 per share
Price / Cash13.43
Book Value$4.39 per share
Price / Book2.99


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.59
Net Income$10.53 million
Net Margins3.00%
Return on Equity12.93%
Return on Assets6.25%


Outstanding Shares26,990,000
Market Cap$348.42 million

Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bridgepoint Education's stock symbol?

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

How will Bridgepoint Education's stock buyback program work?

Bridgepoint Education announced that its board has approved a share repurchase plan on Saturday, November 18th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase 2,100,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through a private placement purchase. Stock repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Bridgepoint Education's earnings last quarter?

Bridgepoint Education Inc (NYSE:BPI) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 25th. The company reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.38. The company earned $120.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $114.30 million. Bridgepoint Education had a return on equity of 12.93% and a net margin of 3.00%. Bridgepoint Education's quarterly revenue was down 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.21 earnings per share. View Bridgepoint Education's Earnings History.

When is Bridgepoint Education's next earnings date?

Bridgepoint Education is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Bridgepoint Education.

What price target have analysts set for BPI?

2 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Bridgepoint Education's shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $13.00. On average, they expect Bridgepoint Education's stock price to reach $13.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Bridgepoint Education.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bridgepoint Education?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bridgepoint Education in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Bridgepoint Education.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Bridgepoint Education stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Bridgepoint Education stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Bridgepoint Education, Inc. provides postsecondary education services. It offers associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs in the disciplines of business, education, psychology, social sciences, and health sciences. The Company delivers its programs online, as well as at its traditional campuses located in Clinton, Iowa and Colorado Springs, Colorado. Headquartered in San Diego, California, the company was founded on the principle that those who are academically prepared deserve access to an affordable higher education without sacrificing quality, transferability of credits, accessibility and academic standards. " (7/30/2018)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We expect the company to report Q4/17 non‐GAAP EPS of $0.08, which is in line with the FactSet consensus of $0.08. Our forecast represents an improvement from a $0.04 loss in the year‐ago period. The comparable period was negatively impacted by spending delays in the U.K., which resulted in a significant decline in labor utilization rates." (3/14/2018)

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:
  • Mr. Andrew S. Clark, Co-Founder, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Kevin S. Royal, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 54)
  • Mr. Anurag Malik, Chief Information Officer and Sr. VP (Age 42)
  • Ms. Diane Louise Thompson, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Thomas McCarty, Chief Marketing Officer and Sr. VP (Age 53)

Has Bridgepoint Education been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about BPI stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Bridgepoint Education earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 47.78 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Bridgepoint Education.

Who are Bridgepoint Education's major shareholders?

Bridgepoint Education's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Nantahala Capital Management LLC (7.88%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.87%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.06%), Millennium Management LLC (2.26%), BlackRock Inc. (1.48%) and Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC (1.07%). Company insiders that own Bridgepoint Education stock include Andrew S Clark, Pincus Private Equity Warburg and Russell Sakamoto. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bridgepoint Education.

Which institutional investors are selling Bridgepoint Education stock?

BPI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Alambic Investment Management L.P., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Laurion Capital Management LP, GSA Capital Partners LLP, California Public Employees Retirement System, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Bridgepoint Education company stock in the last year include Andrew S Clark and Pincus Private Equity Warburg. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bridgepoint Education.

Which institutional investors are buying Bridgepoint Education stock?

BPI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nantahala Capital Management LLC, Putnam Investments LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Jane Street Group LLC, LMR Partners LLP and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bridgepoint Education.

How do I buy shares of Bridgepoint Education?

Shares of BPI 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 Bridgepoint Education's stock price today?

One share of BPI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.12.

How big of a company is Bridgepoint Education?

Bridgepoint Education has a market capitalization of $348.42 million and generates $478.40 million in revenue each year. The company earns $10.53 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.59 on an earnings per share basis. Bridgepoint Education employs 200 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Bridgepoint Education?

Bridgepoint Education's mailing address is 8620 SPECTRUM CENTER BLVD, SAN DIEGO CA, 92123. The company can be reached via phone at 858-668-2586 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bridgepoint Education (NYSE BPI)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  210 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  239 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  449
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This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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