NYSE:BPI - Bridgepoint Education Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $6.31 +0.11 (+1.77 %) (As of 03/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$6.20Today's Range$6.1350 - $6.3452-Week Range$5.31 - $13.63Volume331,792 shsAverage Volume219,570 shsMarket Capitalization$171.47 millionP/E Ratio13.43Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.22 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Bridgepoint 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. Receive BPI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BPI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Educational services Sub-IndustryEducation Services SectorConsumer Discretionary Current SymbolNYSE:BPI Previous Symbol CUSIP10807M10 CIK1305323 Webwww.bridgepointeducation.com Phone858-668-2586Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.07 Current Ratio1.83 Quick Ratio1.83Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio13.43 Forward P/E Ratio23.37 P/E Growth2.43 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$443.37 million Price / Sales0.39 Cash Flow$0.7187 per share Price / Cash Flow8.78 Book Value$4.70 per share Price / Book1.34Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.47 Net Income$4.64 million Net Margins2.32% Return on Equity12.26% Return on Assets6.06%Miscellaneous Employees4,790 Outstanding Shares27,175,000Market Cap$171.47 million Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 declared that its board has approved a stock buyback plan on Saturday, November 18th 2017, which allows the company to buyback 2,100,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through a private placement purchase. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication 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 earnings results on Tuesday, March, 12th. The company reported ($0.23) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.11. The business had revenue of $94.71 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $102.20 million. Bridgepoint Education had a return on equity of 12.26% and a net margin of 2.32%. 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 Tuesday, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Bridgepoint Education. What price target have analysts set for BPI? 1 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Bridgepoint Education's shares. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Bridgepoint Education's share price to reach $15.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 137.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Bridgepoint Education. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bridgepoint Education? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bridgepoint Education in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Bridgepoint Education. Has Bridgepoint Education been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about BPI stock have trended negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Bridgepoint Education earned a media sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Bridgepoint Education's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Bridgepoint Education include Arco Platform (ARCE), Puxin (NEW), RISE Education Cayman (REDU), American Public Education (APEI), Sunlands Online Education Group (STG), Tarena International (TEDU), China Distance Education (DL), RYB Education (RYB), GP Strategies (GPX), China Online Education Group (COE), Aspen Group (ASPU), Universal Technical Institute (UTI), Lincoln Educational Services (LINC), CIBT Education Group (MBAIF) and BioHiTech Global (BHTG). What other stocks do shareholders of Bridgepoint Education own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Bridgepoint Education investors own include Apollo Education Group (Apol), Array Biopharma (ARRY), Callon Petroleum (CPE), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Cypress Semiconductor (CY), FireEye (FEYE), Sirius XM (SIRI), CNX Resources (CNX), AcelRx Pharmaceuticals (ACRX) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD). 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 54)Mr. Kevin S. Royal, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 55)Mr. Anurag Malik, Chief Information Officer and Sr. VP (Age 43)Ms. Diane Louise Thompson, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 63)Mr. Thomas McCarty, Chief Marketing Officer & Sr. VP (Age 54) Who are Bridgepoint Education's major shareholders? Bridgepoint Education's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Nantahala Capital Management LLC (8.65%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.28%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.28%), D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. (4.48%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (3.40%) and BlackRock Inc. (2.49%). Company insiders that own Bridgepoint Education stock include Andrew S Clark, Pincus Private Equity Warburg, Robert D Hartman and Russell Sakamoto. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bridgepoint Education. Which major investors are selling Bridgepoint Education stock? BPI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Bank of America Corp DE, Northern Trust Corp, BlackRock Inc. and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bridgepoint Education. Which major investors are buying Bridgepoint Education stock? BPI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nantahala Capital Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Alambic Investment Management L.P., Barclays PLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc.. 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 $6.31. How big of a company is Bridgepoint Education? Bridgepoint Education has a market capitalization of $171.47 million and generates $443.37 million in revenue each year. The company earns $4.64 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.47 on an earnings per share basis. Bridgepoint Education employs 4,790 workers across the globe. What is Bridgepoint Education's official website? The official website for Bridgepoint Education is http://www.bridgepointeducation.com. 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: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 277 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 273 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 550MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bridgepoint Education and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BPI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BPI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do Mutual Funds Work?