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Capella Education Company (CPLA)

- NASDAQ
  • 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.
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  • 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%,
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  • 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%.
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  • 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.
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  • 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)
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  • 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.
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  • 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%.
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  • 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.
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Company Description
Capella Education Co is an online postsecondary education services company, which offers doctoral, master's and bachelor's programs in the markets like health and human services, business management and technology, and education.