For-profit education stocks continue to show solid gains in the week following the Democrat...

|By:, SA News Editor

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%.