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Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (LOPE)

Stock Price: $82.32 USD 2.57 (3.22%)
Updated Oct 20, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 3.89B
Revenue (ttm) 813.96M
Net Income (ttm) 253.22M
Shares Out 47.28M
EPS (ttm) 5.29
PE Ratio 15.56
Forward PE 13.28
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a

Stock Quote

Trading Day Oct 20, 2020
Last Price $82.32
Previous Close $79.75
Change ($) 2.57
Change (%) 3.22%
Day's Open 81.15
Day's Range 81.09 - 83.51
Day's Volume 299,422
52-Week Range 57.89 - 106.14

More Stats

Market Cap 3.89B
Enterprise Value 3.87B
Earnings Date (est) Nov 5, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 47.28M
Float 46.63M
EPS (basic) 5.31
EPS (diluted) 5.29
FCF / Share 8.81
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Earnings Yield 6.43%
FCF Yield 10.61%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 1.29M
Short Ratio 4.17
Short % of Float 2.76%
Beta 0.58
PE Ratio 15.56
Forward PE 13.28
P/FCF Ratio 9.43
PS Ratio 4.78
PB Ratio 2.57
Revenue 813.96M
Operating Income 270.81M
Net Income 253.22M
Free Cash Flow 412.92M
Net Cash 17.69M
Net Cash / Share 0.37
Gross Margin 57.07%
Operating Margin 33.27%
Profit Margin 31.10%
FCF Margin 50.73%
ROA 9.76%
ROE 17.98%
ROIC 25.30%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (4)

Buy 3
Overweight 1
Hold 0
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(36.97% upside)
Current: $82.32
Target: 112.75
*Average 12-month price target from 4 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-7.91%-13.2%11.54%12.23%12.61%15.5%17.03%19.8%10.66%-
Gross Profit465424420500449402344291232207
Operating Income26525828323721018114311482.1658.18
Net Income25922920314913111188.7169.4550.5535.21
Shares Outstanding47.8147.6147.1446.0845.9845.5444.7344.3344.6345.72
Earnings Per Share5.374.734.223.152.782.371.921.531.120.76
EPS Growth13.53%12.09%33.97%13.31%17.3%23.44%25.49%36.61%47.37%-
Operating Cash Flow30619930523818516711814487.9640.40
Capital Expenditures-92.47-256-124-239-218-169-93.49-105-80.55-62.63
Free Cash Flow214-57.32181-1.26-33.22-1.6524.9639.327.42-22.23
Cash & Equivalents14425133719418223422918877.8686.58
Total Debt17059.9166.6298.2581.3686.9993.6910022.7825.73
Net Cash / Debt-25.3519127195.2510014713587.9355.0860.84
Book Value1,4431,214986774610476345234163128
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Grand Canyon Education, Inc.
Country United States
Employees 3,400
CEO Brian E. Mueller

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol LOPE
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Education & Training Services
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: LOPE
IPO Date November 20, 2008


Grand Canyon Education provides education services to colleges and universities in the United States. The company's technology services include learning management system, internal administration, infrastructure, and support services; academic services comprises program and curriculum, faculty and related training and development, class scheduling, and skills and simulation lab sites; and counseling services and support include admission, financial aid, and field experience counseling services. It also offers marketing and communication services, such as lead acquisition, digital communications strategy, brand identity, media planning and strategy, video, and data science and analysis services; and back office services comprising finance and accounting, human resources, audit, procurement services. The company, through its subsidiary, Orbis Education Services, LLC, supports healthcare education programs for 22 universities. Grand Canyon Education, Inc. was founded in 1949 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.