CAPELLA EDUCATION COMPANY (CPLA)

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Score: 62/100
Analysis based upon 7/18/2018 closing price.
Latest Close: $104.30 Market Cap ($ mil): $1,210 Sector: Services Industry: Schools Debt/Equity: 0.00 Shareholder Yield: 2.14%
PE Ratio: 44.3 Price/Sales: 2.8 Price/Book: 5.4 Yield: 1.7% Return on Equity: 12.8% Return on Capital: 29.6%
52 Week High: $105.90 52 Week Low: $65.15 Relative Strength: 65 LT EPS Growth: -6.7% LT Sales Growth: 1.6% EV/EBITDA: 12.40
Capella Education Company is an education services company. The Company provides direct path between learning and employment through its online postsecondary education offerings and through programs to develop job-ready skills for demand markets. The company's segments include post-secondary segment and job-ready skills segment. The post-secondary segment has Capella University (the University) and Sophia Learning, LLC (Sophia). The job-ready skills segment has Capella Learning Solutions, LLC (CLS), Hackbright Academy, Inc. (Hackbright) and DevMountain, LLC (DevMountain). The Company's program offers six markets, which include public service leadership; nursing and health sciences; social and behavioral sciences; business and technology; education and undergraduate studies. Capella University offers over 1,940 online courses and approximately 50 academic programs with approximately 150 specializations to approximately 38,000 learners.

Report Card - Growth Investor

Guru Criteria: Martin Zweig  
P/E RATIO:FAIL
REVENUE GROWTH IN RELATION TO EPS GROWTH:PASS
SALES GROWTH RATE:FAIL
CURRENT QUARTER EARNINGS:PASS
QUARTERLY EARNINGS ONE YEAR AGO:PASS
POSITIVE EARNINGS GROWTH RATE FOR CURRENT QUARTER:PASS
EARNINGS GROWTH RATE FOR THE PAST SEVERAL QUARTERS:FAIL
EPS GROWTH FOR CURRENT QUARTER MUST BE GREATER THAN PRIOR 3 QUARTERS:PASS
EPS GROWTH FOR CURRENT QUARTER MUST BE GREATER THAN THE HISTORICAL GROWTH RATE:PASS
EARNINGS PERSISTENCE:FAIL
LONG-TERM EPS GROWTH:FAIL
TOTAL DEBT/EQUITY RATIO:PASS
INSIDER TRANSACTIONS:PASS

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