Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) reported its last quarter results on 01/09/2017. This Company belongs to Consumer Discretionary sector.
In the last trading session, The Company traded 2.39 Million shares. The Stock Market opened sessions at 9.94 and closed at 9.96. There was a stock increase by 0.2 percent.
According to Yahoo Finance, the price target for the company which analysts are aiming is 10. The 1-year price target of the company is 9.5.
Investors expected a price target of -0.23 for this quarter. Zacks Investment Research gave Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) a rating of 2.33 on a scale of 1 to 5. Here, 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 indicates a Strong Sell.
Considering the performance, Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL)’s shares have the potential to reach a high EPS of 0.19 per share, and a low EPS of 0.19 per share in the current quarter. All of these Earnings estimates are a consensus recommendation of 2 Analysts. According to them, the median (average) EPS the company could deliver is 0.19/share. While the actual EPS the company reported in the same quarter previous year was 0.29/share.
For the quarter ending 10/20/2016, The Analyst projected that the company could deliver EPS of 0.28 while the company provided its Actual EPS of 0.37 showing a difference of 0.09 Percent between the Estimated and Actual EPS. Hence, the surprise factor was 32.1 percent.
Analysts estimated $-0.05/share for the previous Quarter, where Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) reported Actual EPS of $0.21/share with the difference of 0.26 percent and a surprise of 520 percent.
The 3 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Apollo Education Group Inc have a median target of 10.00, with a high estimate of 10.00 and a low estimate of 10.00. The median estimate represents a +0.40% increase from the last price of 9.96.
For the current quarter, the highest estimate analysts provided is 507.4 Million and the lowest is 481.8 Million. These 2 Analysts are also projecting the mean revenue estimate of 494.6 Million. The year ago sales the company reported in the same quarter is 586.02 Million.
While Looking at Sales Growth (Year/est), the company is currently showing a percentage value of -51.7 percent.
Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) topped its 52-week high price target of 9.97 on Jan 4, 2017. The company reached a 52-week low at 6.75 on Feb 3, 2016.
The company’s stock currently has 1.09 Billion in market capitalization. The volatility rate is 0.48% percent and 1.26% percent each. Price per earning (ttm) stands at 0.
This year, the company showed a disappointed -51.7 percent of growth. The next year’s growth is calculated to be 0 percent. The company projects a long term annual growth estimate of -27.11 percent.
The company’s growth for the past 5 years has been at -25.6 percent. The Insider Ownership of the company currently is 1.5 percent, and Institutional Ownership is 76.1 percent.
Apollo Group, Inc. has been providing higher education to working adults for over 25 years. They operate through their subsidiaries, the University of Phoenix, Inc., the Institute for Professional Development, the College for Financial Planning Institutes Corporation, Western International University, Inc., and Apollo Learning Group, Inc.