Strayer Education

NASDAQ: STRA
$172.54
+$2.91 (+1.7%)
Closing price June 1, 2020
For-profit schools Strayer and Capella have agreed to a merger valued at about $1.9 billion. The combined company will change its name to Strategic Education when the deal closes in the third quarter...
Paul Ausick
Credit Suisse made a point to highlight key education companies that stand to outperform the markets in 2016. Interestingly, some of these companies with the positive rating are in the for-profit...
Chris Lange
These are the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations from Wall Street analysts for Friday. They include Expedia, Hyatt Hotels, Ocwen Financial, Strayer Education, SunPower and 3D Systems.
Jon C. Ogg
Here are four education stocks that Piper Jaffray feels could experience above-average regulatory and/or operating risk. The analysts believe it is appropriate to remain Underweight the group.
Lee Jackson
24/7 Wall St. has seen a marked increase in the number of stocks being cut to Underperform or Sell, and some of them have been the darlings of momentum traders for the past couple of years. Here is...
Lee Jackson
These are the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall Street research firms on Friday, January 17.
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockTwo for-profit colleges both had news yesterday. Bridgepoint Education Inc. (NYSE: BPI) received its initial accreditation for a period of five years. Apollo Group Inc. (NASDAQ:...
Paul Ausick
Source: ThinkstockStrayer Education Inc. (NASDAQ: STRA) reported third-quarter 2012 earnings this morning. The for-profit education firm posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.36 on revenues...
Paul Ausick
After markets closed last night, Apollo Group Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL), which owns and operates the University of Phoenix, reported a better-than-expected earnings per share (EPS) of $0.52, but revenues...
Paul Ausick
Source: Flickr, James SarmientoCorinthian Colleges Inc. (NASDAQ: COCO) reported a fourth fiscal quarter EPS loss of $0.08 and $394.78 million in sales before markets opened this morning. In the same...
Paul Ausick
Jack Welch spent decades moving up the management ranks of General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) to the point where, as CEO, he turned the firm into one of the great companies in the world. But he must...
Douglas A. McIntyre
DeVry, Inc. (NYSE: DV) is topping the leaderboard today, but in the wrong direction.  It is the top loser on the New York Stock Exchange.  The secondary education provider issued a rather ghastly...
Jon C. Ogg
Ashford University, a unit of Bridgepoint Education Inc. (NYSE: BPI), has been denied its initial accreditation by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), an action that could force...
Paul Ausick
There are some new concerns over the for-profit education market. Reports were out earlier in 2012 that Senator Harkin was attacking the for-profit education companies in a new round of attacks by...
Jon C. Ogg
The crackdown on financial aid to students at for-profit colleges has taken a toll on the revenues of these institutions over the past couple of years. But the restrictions on the way these schools...
Paul Ausick