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Friday, May 25
2012, 12:01 PM
Education stocks continue to bounce around wildly as select names are viewed as susceptible to...
Education stocks continue to bounce around wildly as select names are viewed as susceptible to the whims of an ongoing Senate debate on extending a 3.4% federal student loan rate - set to expire if a deal isn't worked out. While the Democrats and Republicans block each other's proposals, analysts reading the tea leaves say a deal will get done to avert upsetting parents (voters) before November's elections. COCO +9.7%, NAUH +15.1%, CECO +8.2%, EDMC +7.2%.