Laureate Education, Inc. (LAUR)

NASDAQ: LAUR · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
11.93
0.40 (3.43%)
Jan 28, 2022 3:14 PM EST - Market open
Market Cap2.16B
Revenue (ttm)251.13M
Net Income (ttm)545.95M
Shares Out181.19M
EPS (ttm)2.77
PE Ratio4.31
Forward PE17.39
Dividend$14.60 (122.43%)
Ex-Dividend DateDec 13, 2021
Volume874,282
Open11.50
Previous Close11.53
Day's Range11.50 - 11.94
52-Week Range9.41 - 19.02
Beta0.86
AnalystsBuy
Price Target14.37 (+20.5%)
Earnings DateFeb 23, 2022

About LAUR

Laureate Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides higher education programs and services to students through a network of universities and higher education institutions. It offers a range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs primarily in the areas of business and management, medicine and health sciences, and engineering and information technology through campus-based, online, and hybrid programs. The company provides its services in Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Peru, and the United States. The company was formerly known as S...

IndustryDiversified Consumer Services
IPO DateFeb 1, 2017
CEOEilif Serck-Hanssen
Employees13,000
Stock ExchangeNASDAQ
Ticker SymbolLAUR
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 3 analysts, the average rating for LAUR stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 14.37, which is an increase of 20.50% from the latest price.

Price Target
$14.37
(20.50% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Laureate Education Announces Date of Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call

MIAMI, Jan. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR) plans to release results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2021, on Thursday, February 24, 2022, before ...

23 hours ago - GlobeNewsWire

All You Need to Know About Laureate Education (LAUR) Rating Upgrade to Buy

Laureate Education (LAUR) has been upgraded to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), reflecting growing optimism about the company's earnings prospects. This might drive the stock higher in the near term.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

LAUREATE EDUCATION TO HOST ONE-ON-ONE AND SMALL GROUP MEETINGS AT UPCOMING CONFERENCES IN JANUARY

BALTIMORE, Dec. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR) (the "Company") today announced that its management team will host one-on-one and small group meetings at the Morgan Stan...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

LAUREATE EDUCATION ANNOUNCES INCREASE TO SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM

BALTIMORE, Dec. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR) (the "Company") today announced that its board of directors approved an increase in the Company's existing share repurcha...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Laureate Education Announces Special Cash Distribution

BALTIMORE, Dec. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR) (the "Company") today announced that its board of directors approved, pursuant to the previously announced adoption of a p...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

5 School Stocks Set to Gain Defying Industry Challenges

Although virtual delivery of education and prudent cost-saving initiatives are likely to open up opportunities for BFAM, LAUR, LRN, PRDO and LINC, extended restrictions and COVID-related border closures...

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

3 Must-Buy Stocks for Superb Earnings Acceleration

Laureate Education (LAUR), Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY) & Sociedad Quimica y Minera (SQM) currently flaunt superb earnings acceleration, which makes them compelling buys.

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2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Laureate Education (LAUR) Reports Q3 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates

Laureate Education (LAUR) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -166.67% and 8.95%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Laureate Education Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2021

Strategic Focus on Growth Reflected in Strength of Third Quarter Results Company Increases Full-Year 2021 Guidance All Pending Divestitures Completed

2 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

3 Top Stocks to Invest In for Superb Earnings Acceleration

Marcus (MCS), Laureate Education (LAUR) & Camden Property Trust (CPT) are must-buy stocks that at present flaunt solid earnings acceleration.

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3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Laureate Education Announces Date of Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call

BALTIMORE, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR) plans to release results for the quarter ended September 30, 2021, on Thursday, November 4, 2021, before the stock ma...

3 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Laureate Education Announces Nasdaq Due Bill Trading Requirements For Special Cash Distribution

BALTIMORE, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR) (the "Company") today announced that, in connection with the Company's recently announced special cash distribution of $...

4 months ago - PRNewsWire

Why Laureate Education's Stock Is Moving Higher In After-Hours Trading Today

Laureate Education Inc (NASDAQ: LAUR) is trading higher in Wednesday's after-hours session after the company approved the payment of a special cash distribution of $7.01 per share. Laureate Education ap...

4 months ago - Benzinga

Laureate Education (LAUR) Reports Q2 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates

Laureate Education (LAUR) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -246.15% and 4.60%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Laureate Education Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2021

Company Increases Full-Year 2021 Guidance on Strength of First Half Results Company Increases Full-Year 2021 Guidance on Strength of First Half Results

5 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Analysts Estimate Laureate Education (LAUR) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

Laureate Education (LAUR) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Laureate Education Announces Date Of Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Release And Conference Call

BALTIMORE, July 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR) plans to release results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021, on Thursday, August 5, 2021, before the stock market opens....

6 months ago - PRNewsWire

Laureate Education Announces Closing of Sale of its Operations in Brazil

BALTIMORE, May 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR) today announced that it has closed the previously announced sale of its higher education institutions in Brazil to Ânima H...

7 months ago - PRNewsWire

Laureate Education (LAUR) Reports Q1 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates

Laureate Education (LAUR) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -86.36% and 2.04%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Laureate Education Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter of 2021

Strong New Enrollment Trends in Peru During Primary Intake Cycle  Company Announces Increase in Share Repurchase Authorization

8 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Laureate Education (LAUR) Surges 15.8%: Is This an Indication of Further Gains?

Laureate Education (LAUR) witnessed a jump in share price last session on above-average trading volume. The latest trend in earnings estimate revisions for the stock doesn't suggest further strength dow...

8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Why Laureate Education Stock Popped Over 15% Today

The investigation into its nursing program has been dropped.

8 months ago - The Motley Fool

Earnings Preview: Laureate Education (LAUR) Q1 Earnings Expected to Decline

Laureate Education (LAUR) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Top Stocks To Short Today As Jobless Claims And Retail Sales Crush Estimates

The Dow Jones rose over 200 points, the S&P 500 gained 0.7%, and the Nasdaq advanced 1% with excitement over lower-than-expected jobless claims and higher-than-expected retail sales. Make the most of th...

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9 months ago - Forbes

Laureate Education Announces Date Of First Quarter 2021 Earnings Release And Conference Call

BALTIMORE, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAUR) plans to release results for the quarter ended March 31, 2021, on Thursday, May 6, 2021, before the stock market opens. ...

9 months ago - PRNewsWire