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Laureate Education, Inc. (LAUR)

Stock Price: $14.53 USD 0.10 (0.66%)
Updated December 3, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 1.73B
Revenue (ttm) 2.42B
Net Income (ttm) -932.25M
Shares Out 210.02M
EPS (ttm) -4.42
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 16.95
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a

Stock Quote

Trading Day December 3
Last Price $14.53
Previous Close $14.43
Change ($) 0.10
Change (%) 0.66%
Day's Open 14.48
Day's Range 14.46 - 14.66
Day's Volume 444,536
52-Week Range 7.67 - 21.62

More Stats

Market Cap 1.73B
Enterprise Value 2.88B
Earnings Date (est) n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 210.02M
Float n/a
EPS (basic) -4.40
EPS (diluted) -4.42
FCF / Share 0.64
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Earnings Yield n/a
FCF Yield 7.70%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 7.36M
Short Ratio 11.72
Short % of Float n/a
Beta 0.80
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 16.95
P/FCF Ratio 12.98
PS Ratio 0.72
PB Ratio 1.67
Revenue 2.42B
Operating Income -538.01M
Net Income -932.25M
Free Cash Flow 133.42M
Net Cash -1.14B
Net Cash / Share -9.59
Gross Margin 31.92%
Operating Margin -22.26%
Profit Margin -38.60%
FCF Margin 5.52%
ROA 3.57%
ROE 6.39%
ROIC -23.10%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (1)

Buy 1
Overweight 0
Hold 0
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

Current: $14.53
Target: 17.00
*Average 12-month price target from 1 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-1.21%-1.29%0.95%-23.06%-2.79%12.8%-
Gross Profit579593558513532577495
Operating Income335296233291337298328
Net Income93837091.47372-316-158-69.68
Shares Outstanding219224187162162--
Earnings Per Share4.221.73-1.202.76-2.44-1.24-0.60
EPS Growth143.93%------
Operating Cash Flow340397192192170269278
Capital Expenditures-156-238-274-240-344-417-434
Free Cash Flow184159-81.91-48.00-174-148-156
Cash & Equivalents527584533654619611-
Total Debt2,2632,7053,1093,8214,5314,511-
Net Cash / Debt-1,737-2,121-2,576-3,167-3,912-3,900-
Book Value2,8172,0611,5756323251,017-
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Laureate Education, Inc.
Country United States
Employees 32,000
CEO Eilif Serck-Hanssen

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol LAUR
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Education & Training Services
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: LAUR
IPO Date February 1, 2017


Laureate Education, 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 also operates online institutions that offer professional degree programs primarily for the working adults with undergraduate and graduate degree programs. It provides its services in Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Peru, Australia, China, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States. The company was formerly known as Sylvan Learning Systems, Inc. and changed its name to Laureate Education, Inc. in May 2004. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.