Capella Education Company (CPLA) - NASDAQ
  • Wed, Feb. 3, 11:54 AM
    • Strayer Education (STRA +6.2%) is higher after Credit Suisse lines up a Neutral rating on the for-profit education stock and a $60 price target.
    • The CS note is on the optimistic side that some stabilization will be seen this year.
    • Other names in the beat-up sector on the move include Capella Education (CPLA +5.3%), DeVry (DV +3.4%), and Education Management (EDMC +6.4%).
    | Wed, Feb. 3, 11:54 AM
  • Wed, Jan. 27, 1:13 PM
    • The fragile for-profit sector is under pressure with DeVry the target of a government lawsuit for misleading consumers.
    • The FTC and DOE both took action against DeVry for deceptive marketing practices.
    • Decliners include Apollo Education (APOL -3.4%), Nord Anglia Education Group (NORD -3.5%), Strayer Education (STRA -3.7%), ITT Educational Services (ESI -4.2%), Capella Education (CPLA -2.6%), and Bridgepoint Education (BPI -2.6%).
    | Wed, Jan. 27, 1:13 PM | 7 Comments
  • Dec. 10, 2015, 11:55 AM
    • Capella Education (CPLA +7.7%) trades higher after the company raised its dividend last night to $0.39 per share and added a $50M buyback program.
    • The education stock trades at a forward price-to-earnings multiple of below 15.
    • Previously: Capella Education declares $0.39 dividend (Dec. 09 2015)
    | Dec. 10, 2015, 11:55 AM
  • Jul. 29, 2014, 11:08 AM
    • Shares of Capella Education (CPLA +8.1%) rip higher after the company sets Q3 revenue guidance above expectations.
    • New enrollment increased 11.1% Y/Y in Q2.
    • The company sees Q3 revenue growth of 1% to 2% to $101.7M-$102.7M vs. $101.6M consensus.
    | Jul. 29, 2014, 11:08 AM
  • May 17, 2013, 1:36 PM

    For-profit education stocks rally as some bubbling enthusiasm over financial aid legislation is just enough to pressure short sellers in the sector. Gainers: ITT Educational Services (ESI) +10.2%, Career Education (CECO) +11.5%, Corinithian Colleges (COCO) +15.3%, Lincoln Education (LINC) +5.2%, Education Management (EDMC) +5.5%, Bridgepoint Education (BPI)+4.4%, Devry (DV) +3.1%, Capella Education (CPLA) +5.5%,

    | May 17, 2013, 1:36 PM | 1 Comment
  • Apr. 23, 2013, 12:56 PM
    Midday top 10 gainers: SCON +118%. MEMS +49%. CZR +29%. NFLX +24%. ARL +18%. CPLA +18%. VECO +17%. HSTM +17%. SANM +16%. ILMN +15%.
    Midday top 10 losers: CPRX -15%. IIVI -13%. UNTK -13%. ABIO -13%. CASM -10%. EFUT -9%. GASS -9%. TAX -8%. SIFY -7%. USTR -7%.
    | Apr. 23, 2013, 12:56 PM
  • May 24, 2012, 3:46 PM

    Education-related stocks show weakness after indications from Congress are that the Senate won't approve two bills that would limit student loan interest rates from soaring in July. In harm's way: EDMC, CECO, STRA, ESI, DV, NAUH, APOL, BPI, APEI, COCO, LINC, LOPE, CPLA.

    | May 24, 2012, 3:46 PM
  • Apr. 24, 2012, 10:33 AM

    Capella Education (CPLA -11.6%) sinks after warning that enrollment in its schools in Q2 could fall as much 6% to 7% compared to a year ago and revenue will slip 1% to 2% lower. (Earlier: earnings)

    | Apr. 24, 2012, 10:33 AM | 1 Comment
  • Apr. 16, 2012, 4:04 PM

    Capella Education (CPLA -1.4%) acquires the remaining interest in Sophia Learning, a social teaching and learning platform. In January 2011, Capella became a majority investor in Sophia, which provides tens of thousands of free academic tutorials in math, science, English and and a number of other subjects.

    | Apr. 16, 2012, 4:04 PM
  • Feb. 28, 2012, 10:53 AM

    Shares of for-profit educators are hammered after Apollo (APOL -12%) lowers estimates for Q2 enrollment and operating profit range. CECO -10.2%, EDMC -6%, ESI -5.8%, LOPE -3.9%, APEI -2.9%, DV -2.7%, CPLA -2.2%, COCO -1.2%, STRA -1%LINC -1%.

    | Feb. 28, 2012, 10:53 AM | 1 Comment
  • Oct. 25, 2011, 10:46 AM

    Capella Education (CPLA +6.6%) rides an earnings beat higher despite announcing a 36% decline in enrollment from last year's comparable. The company says Q4 revenue will dip 3%-4.5% Y/Y on further enrollment losses tied to Capella University, but sees enrollment losses "moderating." Trading on rivals CECO, DV, STRA, and APOL is mixed.

    | Oct. 25, 2011, 10:46 AM
Company Description
Capella Education Co. is an online postsecondary education services company. It operates through its wholly-owned subsidiaries and majority-owned joint venture which includes Capella University, Capella Learning Solutions, Resource Development International Ltd. and Sophia Learning LLC. The... More
Sector: Services
Industry: Education & Training Services
Country: United States