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4 For-Profit Education Stocks to Enrich Your Portfolio

2017-11-14 zacks
For-profit education companies have been on the radar since the victory of Donald Trump, as less arduous regulatory environment was assured for such companies during his campaign. Regulatory Battle In June 2017, the U.S. Department of Education made announcements to revise for-profit education industry regulations. The department expressed its intention to form a committee to rewrite the Borrower Defense to Repayment and Gainful Employment system, intended to protect students from misleading advertisements of programs and high debt burden. (43-0)

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Walt Disney Company, Apple, 21st Century Fox, Comcast and Netflix

2017-11-10 zacks
Chicago, IL – November 10, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Walt Disney Company (DIS - Free Report) , Apple (AAPL - Free Report) , 21st Century Fox (FOXA - Free Report) , Comcast (CMCSA - Free Report) and Netflix (NFLX - Free Report) . (243-0)

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Apple, Microsoft, Cisco and Alphabet

2017-11-10 zacks
Chicago, IL – November 10, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Apple (AAPL - Free Report) , Microsoft (MSFT - Free Report) , Cisco (CSCO - Free Report) and Alphabet (GOOGL - Free Report) . (225-0)

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Apple, Facebook, MetLife, Zoetis and Southwest Airlines

2017-11-10 zacks
Chicago, IL – November 10, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Apple (AAPL - Free Report) , Facebook (FB - Free Report) , MetLife (MET - Free Report) ,  Zoetis (ZTS - Free Report) and Southwest Airlines (LUV - Free Report) . (227-0)

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Twitter, Advanced Micro Devices and BlackBerry

2017-11-10 zacks
Chicago, IL – November 10, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Twitter, Inc. (TWTR - Free Report) , Advanced Micro Devices (AMD - Free Report) and BlackBerry Limited (BB - Free Report) . (754-2)

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Micron Technology, Meritor, RH, Ultra Clean Holdings and Corcept Therapeutics

2017-11-10 zacks
Chicago, IL – November 10, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Micron Technology Inc. (MU - Free Report) , Meritor Inc. (MTOR - Free Report) , RH (RH - Free Report) , Ultra Clean Holdings Inc. (180-0)

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: China Petroleum & Chemical, Canon, PetroChina, POSCO and Wipro

2017-11-10 zacks
Chicago, IL – November 10, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SNP - Free Report) , Canon Inc. (CAJ - Free Report) , PetroChina Co. Ltd. (PTR - Free Report) , POSCO (PKX - Free Report) and Wipro Limited (WIT - Free Report) . (40-0)

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: DowDuPont, Albemarle, Monsanto, Westlake Chemical and Kraton

2017-11-10 zacks
Chicago, IL – November 10, 2017 – Today, Zacks Equity Research discusses the Chemicals, including DowDuPont Inc. (DWDP - Free Report) , Albemarle Corporation (ALB - Free Report) , Monsanto Company (MON - Free Report) , Westlake Chemical Corp. (WLK - Free Report) and Kraton Corp. (KRA - Free Report) . (68-0)

Groupon, 3D Systems, Walt Disney, NVIDIA and Nordstrom highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

2017-11-10 zacks
Chicago, IL – November 10, 2017 – Zacks Equity Research highlights Groupon (GRPN - Free Report) as the Bull of the Day and 3D Systems Inc. (DDD - Free Report) as the Bear of the Day. In addition, Zacks Equity Research provides analysis on Walt Disney Co. (DIS - Free Report) , NVIDIA (NVDA - Free Report) and Nordstrom (JWN - Free Report) . (122-0)

Zacks.com featured highlights: First Commonwealth Financial, Strayer Education, Protagonist Therapeutics, Amtech Systems and Columbia Property Trust

2017-11-10 zacks
Chicago, IL – November 10, 2017 - Stocks in this week’s article First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (FCF - Free Report) , Strayer Education Inc. (STRA - Free Report) , Protagonist Therapeutics, Inc. (PTGX - Free Report) , Amtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS - Free Report) and Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (CXP - Free Report) . (39-0)

5 Stocks in the Spotlight on New Analyst Coverage

2017-11-09 zacks
Coverage initiation on a stock by analyst(s) is a decisive tool in the investment circle as it offers critical information on a stock which is of great value to investors. There’s no denying that the lack of consistency in information creates inefficiencies that might result in misinterpretation of stocks. Initiation of coverage by analysts usually depicts increased investor inclination. Investors, on their part, often assume that there is something in the stock that has attracted analyst attention. (10-0)

American Public Education (APEI) Beats Q3 Earnings Estimates

2017-11-08 zacks
American Public Education, Inc. (APEI - Free Report) reported third-quarter 2017 earnings per share of 27 cents, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 21 cents by 28.6%. Adjusted earnings in the year ago quarter was 35 cents. Revenues and Enrollment Total revenues of $73.3 million surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $71.2 million by 2.9%. Revenues however declined 0.7% year over year owing to lower contribution from American Public University System. (53-0)

Pearls Of Wisdom - The Best Shareholder Letters Nobody Is Reading

2017-11-07 seekingalpha
This article elucidates the purpose and traits of good shareholder letters based on an analysis of all 601 companies in the S&P SmallCap Index. (321-0)

Featured Company News - Strayer to Merge with Capella in an All-Stock Deal of Equals Transaction

2017-11-01 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / November 1, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily takes a look at the latest corporate events and news making the headlines for Strayer Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: STRA) ("Strayer"), following which we have published a free report that can be viewed by signing up at http://protraderdaily.com/optin/?symbol=STRA. The Company announced on October 30, 2017, that it will merge with Capella Education Co. (18-0)

Capella (CPLA) Up on Q3 Earnings, Strayer Deal Announcement

2017-10-31 zacks
Shares of Capella Education Company (CPLA - Free Report) rallied 30.5% to $85.45 following its third-quarter 2017 earnings release on Oct 30. The company reported earnings of 73 cents per share in the quarter, which surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 68 cents by 7.4%. However, earnings declined 9.9% year over year. (21-0)

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