American Public Education (APEI) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday

American Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI) will release its earnings data after the market closes on Tuesday, August 6th. Analysts expect American Public Education to post earnings of $0.29 per share for the quarter. American Public Education has set its Q2 guidance at $0.25-0.30 EPS.

American Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 7th. The company reported $0.32 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $73.44 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $73.51 million. American Public Education had a return on equity of 8.38% and a net margin of 7.45%. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 2.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.35 EPS. On average, analysts expect American Public Education to post $1 EPS for the current fiscal year and $2 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of APEI opened at $32.18 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $543.36 million, a P/E ratio of 19.86, a P/E/G ratio of 1.54 and a beta of 0.83. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $30.47. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.03, a quick ratio of 5.88 and a current ratio of 5.88. American Public Education has a 12 month low of $26.37 and a 12 month high of $44.10.

A number of brokerages recently commented on APEI. ValuEngine upgraded American Public Education from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 31st. BidaskClub upgraded American Public Education from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday. TheStreet downgraded American Public Education from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 16th. Barrington Research restated a “buy” rating and set a $40.00 price objective on shares of American Public Education in a research note on Tuesday, April 30th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded American Public Education from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 15th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. American Public Education presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $38.00.

American Public Education Company Profile

American Public Education, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides online and campus-based postsecondary education. The company operates through two segments, American Public Education and Hondros College of Nursing. It offers 108 degree programs and 109 certificate programs in various fields of study, including business administration, health science, technology, criminal justice, education, and liberal arts, as well as national security, military studies, intelligence, and homeland security.

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Earnings History for American Public Education (NASDAQ:APEI)

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