Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (LOPE): Price and Financial Metrics


Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (LOPE)

Today's Latest Price: $100.43 USD

0.42 (0.42%)

Updated Jun 5 4:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating


POWR Components:

 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank


Industry Rank:

Ranked of 26 in Outsourcing - Education Services

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LOPE Stock Summary

  • LOPE's price/sales ratio is 5.92; that's higher than the P/S ratio of 80.63% of US stocks.
  • LOPE's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of merely 12.58% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -45.56%, Grand Canyon Education Inc's debt growth rate surpasses just 5.75% of about US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Grand Canyon Education Inc are AYI, ASGN, FCN, BWA, and MANT.
  • LOPE's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Grand Canyon Education Inc's official web site, go to www.gce.com.
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LOPE Price/Volume Stats

Current price $100.43 52-week high $132.72
Prev. close $100.01 52-week low $57.89
Day low $100.07 Volume 195,699
Day high $103.49 Avg. volume 641,078
50-day MA $85.60 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $91.10 Market Cap 4.75B

Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (LOPE) Company Bio


Grand Canyon Education provides postsecondary education services in the United States and Canada, including graduate and undergraduate degree programs in the fields of education, healthcare, business, teaching, nursing, professional, and liberal arts. The company was founded in 1949 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.

LOPE Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target:Forecasted Gain:
$100.43$251.29151%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Grand Canyon Education Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Grand Canyon Education Inc ranked in the 69th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 152.5%. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Grand Canyon Education Inc ended up being:

  • Interest coverage, a measure of earnings relative to interest payments, is 32.84 -- which is good for besting 89.88% of its peer stocks (US stocks in the Consumer Defensive sector with positive cash flow).
  • The business' balance sheet suggests that 3% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than just 9.74% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
  • LOPE's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 53.22% of tickers in our DCF set.


Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price
0%146%
1%149%
2%151%
3%154%
4%156%
5%159%

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Below are the latest news stories about Grand Canyon Education Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate LOPE as an investment opportunity.

Hedge Funds Getting Behind Grand Canyon Education Inc (LOPE)

Insider Monkey has processed numerous 13F filings of hedge funds and successful value investors to create an extensive database of hedge fund holdings. The 13F filings show the hedge funds' and successful investors' positions as of the end of the first quarter. You can find articles about an individual hedge fund's trades on numerous financial […]

Yahoo | June 6, 2020

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: CLAIMSFILER REMINDS ELAN, GSX, LOPE, R INVESTORS of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuits

NEW ORLEANS, June 05, 2020 -- ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors of pending deadlines in the following securities class action lawsuits:.

Yahoo | June 6, 2020

LAWSUITS FILED AGAINST BBBY, GSX and LOPE - Jakubowitz Law Pursues Shareholders Claims

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / June 5, 2020 / Jakubowitz Law announces that securities fraud class action lawsuits have commenced on behalf of shareholders of the following publicly-traded companies who purchased ...

Yahoo | June 5, 2020

SHAREHOLDER DEADLINE ALERT: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Grand Canyon Education, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $500,000 to Contact the Firm

LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / June 5, 2020 / The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class-action lawsuit against Grand Canyon Education, Inc. ("Grand Canyon" or "the Company") (NASDAQ:LOPE) for violations of 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Investors who purchased the Company's securities between January 5, 2018 and January 27, 2020, inclusive (the ''Class Period'') are encouraged to contact the firm before July 13, 2020.

Yahoo | June 5, 2020

CLASS ACTION UPDATE for EHTH, LOPE and CONN: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / June 5, 2020 / Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that class action lawsuits have commenced on behalf of shareholders of the following publicly-traded companies. Shareholders interested ...

Yahoo | June 5, 2020

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LOPE Price Returns

1-mo 14.00%
3-mo 19.93%
6-mo 12.74%
1-year -20.41%
3-year 26.65%
5-year 139.58%
YTD 4.84%
2019 -0.36%
2018 7.38%
2017 53.17%
2016 45.69%
2015 -14.02%

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