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Tuesday, Sep 11
2012, 3:28 PM
For-profit education stocks continue to show solid gains in the week following the Democrat...
For-profit education stocks continue to show solid gains in the week following the Democrat National Convention where government backing of public education was given a lifeline. The industry has been battling the current Department of Education over increasing disclosures on the likelihood that borrowers will be able to pay back loans, but a new administration could ratchet up the pressure even further. Advancers: CECO +9.5%, EDMC +10.9%, DV +5.5%, ESI +5.3%, APOL +3.1%.