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Jun. 29, 2015, 4:20 PM
- Apollo Education (NASDAQ:APOL) reports degreed enrollment fell 14.5% Y/Y to 206.9K in FQ3.
- New degreed enrollment was down 13.3% to 29.4K during the quarter.
- Degree seeking net revenues per degreed enrollment -4.6% to $2,642.
- Guidance: Full-year revenue of 2.6B-$2.62B expected vs. $2.63B consensus.
- Previously: Apollo misses by $0.03, misses on revenue (June 29)
- APOL -4.33% after hours
Jun. 29, 2015, 4:10 PM
- Apollo (NASDAQ:APOL): FQ3 EPS of $0.44 misses by $0.03.
- Revenue of $681.48M (-14.1% Y/Y) misses by $17.09M.
Jun. 28, 2015, 5:35 PM
Jun. 15, 2015, 5:40 PM
Apr. 28, 2015, 5:45 PM
- Brian Swartz, Apollo Education's (NASDAQ:APOL) CFO since 2009, has resigned.
- Former CFO/COO Joe D'Amico will serve as interim CFO while Apollo searches for a permanent replacement.
Apr. 27, 2015, 1:37 PM
- For-profit education stocks are getting bashed after Corinithian Colleges (COCO -25.9%) closes all of its schools in a development that throws a spotlight on the sector.
- CNBC reports it's the largest shutdown in the history of higher education in the U.S.
- Previously: Education stocks on watch after Corinthian Colleges shuts down (Apr. 27 2015)
- Decliners: Apollo Education (NASDAQ:APOL) -1.5%, Career Education (NASDAQ:CECO) -7.1%, Strayer Education (NASDAQ:STRA) -1.7%, Lincoln Education (NASDAQ:LINC) -1.3%, Education Management (NASDAQ:EDMC) -4.1%, National American University Holdings (NASDAQ:NAUH) -1.8%, American Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI) -1.3%.
Apr. 27, 2015, 7:27 AM
- For-profit education stocks could see some volatility after Corinthian Colleges (NASDAQ:COCO) decides to shut down 28 schools in a move that will displace close to 10K students.
- The abrupt closure is receiving significant attention from student advocacy groups and increase the chances of politicians stepping into the for-profit fray.
- On watch: APOL, CECO, DV, STRA, ESI, LOPE, APEI, LINC, BPI, LRN, EDU, NAUH.
Mar. 25, 2015, 2:23 PM
- The for-profit education sector is full of volatility today.
- Apollo Education (APOL -27%) is getting shellacked off of a disappointing FQ2 earnings report.
- Enrollment guidance from Apollo came in below expectations.
- Peers Bridgepoint Education (BPI -3.7%), DeVry Education (DV -5.5%), ITT Educational Services (ESI -4.1%), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE -3.9%), and American Public Education (APEI -1.6%) are also lower in sympathy.
- National American University Holdings (NASDAQ:NAUH) is an outlier with a 3% gain, while microcap Education Management (NASDAQ:EDMC) is up a clean 20%.
- Trading volume is up across the sector.
- What to watch: A push by President Obama to make some forms of community college free is considered a threat to the sector.
Mar. 25, 2015, 12:45 PM
Mar. 25, 2015, 9:11 AM
Mar. 25, 2015, 7:47 AM
- Apollo Group (NASDAQ:APOL) reports University of Phoenix degreed enrollment fell 14.6% to 213.8K in FQ2.
- New degreed enrollment was 12.90% lower than a year ago at 28,300.
- Segment revenue: University of Phoenix: $487.77M (-17.90%); Apollo Global: $81.10M (+18.16%); Other: $9.70M (-3.35%).
- Segment operating income: University of Phoenix: $1.35M (-98.44%); Apollo Global: -$27.54M (+31.15%); Other: -$28.34M (+22.12%).
- FQ3 Guidance: Net revenue: $690M to $705M; Operating income: $85M to $95M.
- FY2015 Guidance: Net revenue: $2.63B to $2.68B; Operating income: $200M to $230M.
Mar. 25, 2015, 7:32 AM
- Apollo (NASDAQ:APOL): FQ2 EPS of -$0.10 beats by $0.06.
- Revenue of $578.57M (-14.0% Y/Y) misses by $6.04M.
Mar. 24, 2015, 5:30 PM
Mar. 18, 2015, 11:33 AM
- Select for-profit education stocks have spiked higher despite a flurry of negative news on the sector over the last few weeks.
- The sector has an eye on Washington where a proposal by President Obama to make public junior college free is a potential threat to admission numbers.
- Advancers include Bridgepoint Education (BPI +6.2%), Apollo Education (APOL +1.7%), Corinthian Colleges (COCO +9.3%), Strayer Education (STRA +2.5%), ITT Educational Services (ESI +3.1%).
Mar. 12, 2015, 9:34 AM
- The Treasury Department and Department of Education are looking into a proposal to make it easier for student loans to be included in bankruptcies.
- Though the bankruptcy angle is only a small portion of the comprehensive Student Aid Bill of Rights aimed at the lending industry, it's expected to be one of the most controversial aspects of the proposed legislation.
- For-profit education stocks: APOL, CECO, COCO, DV, STRA, ESI, LOPE, APEI, LINC, BPI, LRN, EDU,
Jan. 9, 2015, 3:03 AM
- President Obama has unveiled a proposal to make community college free for the first two years, with federal funding covering three-quarters of the cost and states that participate contributing the rest.
- "We have to make sure that everybody has the opportunity to constantly train themselves for better jobs, better wages, better benefits," announced Obama.
- The White House expects an estimated 9M students to participate in the program and save $3,800 a year on tuition.
- Education Stocks: CECO, STRA, COCO, ESI, ITT, BPI, LINC, DV, LOPE, APEI
- APOL -0.7%; EDMC -6.1% AH
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