Paulo Santos
Long/short equity, arbitrage, event-driven, research analyst

National American University Holdings: Solid Fundamentals And Some Catching Up To Do

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National American University Holdings (NASDAQ:NAUH) is a for-profit education institution offering associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree programs in technical and professional disciplines. It provides programs both online and on-ground (at 37 physical locations in the U.S.)

For-profits rallying

Over the last year, most for-profit stocks had tremendous performances. For instance, the following chart depicts the performance of Capella Education (NASDAQ:CPLA), Education Management Corporation (NASDAQ:EDMC) and Apollo Education Group (NASDAQ:APOL). These stocks were up 60%-170% over a single year...

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