Barrington Research: Upgrade Given to Shares of American Public Education (APEI)

May 9, 2018 - By Henry Gaston

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.17, from 1.11 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 7 investors sold American Public Education, Inc. shares while 44 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 31 raised stakes. 14.68 million shares or 0.09% more from 14.66 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.

First Quadrant Limited Partnership Ca has 14,000 shares. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue reported 3,214 shares stake. Tiaa Cref Ltd has 54,814 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Acadian Asset Ltd Liability has 423,809 shares. Moreover, Dimensional Fund Advsr Ltd Partnership has 0.01% invested in American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI). 16,616 are owned by Martingale Asset Mngmt Lp. State Treasurer State Of Michigan reported 164,320 shares. Parametric Port Associates reported 82,131 shares. Meeder Asset Mngmt holds 133 shares. Ls Investment Advisors Limited Liability Company holds 461 shares. Tudor Corp Et Al holds 0.01% in American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) or 12,417 shares. Lsv Asset owns 0.01% invested in American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) for 248,225 shares. 5 were accumulated by Assetmark. Spark Inv Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.05% in American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI). Bailard holds 15,000 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio.

Since December 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 13 selling transactions for $989,604 activity. Halle Jean C. sold $110,500 worth of American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) on Tuesday, March 20. The insider Panzarella Amy sold $70,000. Another trade for 500 shares valued at $12,525 was made by Beckett Thomas on Tuesday, January 30. On Tuesday, May 1 the insider Boston Wallace E. Jr. sold $157,930. On Friday, March 16 ANDERSEN ERIC C. sold $146,300 worth of American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) or 3,500 shares.

American Public Education (APEI) Stock Upgrade

Analysts at Barrington Research’s equities division upped the rating on shares of American Public Education (APEI) from a “Mkt Perform” to a “Outperform” earlier today. The analysts now have a $47.0 target price on APEI or a 20.36 % upside.

The stock decreased 1.15% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $38.6. About 354,952 shares traded or 109.82% up from the average. American Public Education, Inc. (APEI) has risen 84.82% since May 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 73.27% the S&P500.

American Public Education, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides online and campus postsecondary education. The company has market cap of $633.01 million. The firm operates through two divisions, American Public Education and Hondros College of Nursing. It has a 29.92 P/E ratio. It offers 106 degree programs and 103 certificate programs in various fields of study, including business administration, health science, technology, criminal justice, education, and liberal arts, as well as national security, military studies, intelligence, and homeland security.

Another recent and important American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:APEI) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “American Public Education’s (APEI) CEO Wallace Boston on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 09, 2018.

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