A strong rally in shares of Education Management (EDMC +7.2%) spills over to light a torch under...

|About: Education Management Corp... (EDMC)|By:, SA News Editor

A strong rally in shares of Education Management (EDMC +7.2%) spills over to light a torch under the shares of other education-related companies. Also contributing to the positive sentiment is President Obama's new "Pay As You Earn" student loan plan designed to make paying for college easier for strapped graduates. Advancers: CECO +2.2%, APEI +4.5%, LOPE +3.2%, STRA +4.9%.