NYSE:BPI - Bridgepoint Education Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$6.90 +0.11 (+1.62 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 12:49 PM ET)
Previous Close$6.78
Today's Range$6.77 - $6.92
52-Week Range$5.31 - $13.96
Volume1,583 shs
Average Volume324,652 shs
Market Capitalization$176.71 million
P/E Ratio11.51
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 Ratio1.92
Quick Ratio1.92


Trailing P/E Ratio11.51
Forward P/E Ratio28.75
P/E Growth2.75

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$478.40 million
Price / Sales0.39
Cash Flow$1.0268 per share
Price / Cash6.72
Book Value$4.39 per share
Price / Book1.57


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.59
Net Income$10.53 million
Net Margins0.63%
Return on Equity7.03%
Return on Assets3.34%


Outstanding Shares27,350,000
Market Cap$176.71

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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 of Directors has authorized a stock buyback plan on Saturday, November 18th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase 2,100,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through a private placement purchase. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Bridgepoint Education's earnings last quarter?

Bridgepoint Education Inc (NYSE:BPI) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 1st. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.11. The company earned $118 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $118.50 million. Bridgepoint Education had a return on equity of 7.03% and a net margin of 0.63%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 8.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.23 EPS. 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, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Bridgepoint Education.

What price target have analysts set for BPI?

2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Bridgepoint Education's shares. Their predictions range from $13.00 to $13.00. On average, they anticipate Bridgepoint Education's stock price to reach $13.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 87.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings 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."

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. " (7/3/2018)
  • 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?

News headlines about BPI stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Bridgepoint Education earned a daily sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 45.66 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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 $6.92.

How big of a company is Bridgepoint Education?

Bridgepoint Education has a market capitalization of $176.71 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:  202 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  232 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  434
MarketBeat'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 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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