Perdoceo Education Corporation (PRDO): Price and Financial Metrics

Perdoceo Education Corporation (PRDO): $10.13

-0.20 (-1.94%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where PRDO ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 99.15% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for PRDO is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 178 days.
  • PRDO's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 30.35% of US stocks).

PRDO Stock Summary

  • PRDO's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 229.26 -- higher than 89.02% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for PERDOCEO EDUCATION CORP is higher than it is for about only 14.37% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -22%, PERDOCEO EDUCATION CORP's debt growth rate surpasses only 15.09% of about US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to PRDO, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are RGP, HGBL, CULP, TBI, and IZEA.
  • PRDO's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit PERDOCEO EDUCATION CORP's official web site, go to

PRDO Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Defensive stock, PRDO's price/sales ratio is 0% higher, now standing at 1.1.
  • PRDO's price/sales ratio has moved down 2.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for PRDO.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
PRDO 2022-09-02 1.1 1.1 6.9 4.3
PRDO 2022-09-01 1.2 1.1 7.2 4.5
PRDO 2022-08-31 1.1 1.1 7.1 4.5
PRDO 2022-08-30 1.2 1.2 7.3 4.6
PRDO 2022-08-29 1.2 1.2 7.3 4.6
PRDO 2022-08-26 1.2 1.2 7.5 4.7

PRDO Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at -26.95%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 77.62%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 49.35%.
PRDO's revenue has moved up $69,742,000 over the prior 33 months.

The table below shows PRDO's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 684.5 163.15 110.08
2022-03-31 692.355 168.562 110.962
2021-12-31 693.034 191.116 109.637
2021-09-30 704.334 186.409 112.222
2021-06-30 699.462 153.337 124.393
2021-03-31 699.958 175.896 125.911

PRDO's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • PRDO has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 99.41% of graded US stocks.
  • PRDO's asset turnover comes in at 0.951 -- ranking 13th of 50 Personal Services stocks.
  • LINC, EDU, and TAL are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with PRDO.

The table below shows PRDO's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.951 0.837 0.319
2021-03-31 0.996 0.837 0.347
2020-12-31 1.031 0.837 0.357
2020-09-30 1.060 0.840 0.365
2020-06-30 1.074 0.840 0.367
2020-03-31 1.083 0.840 0.275

PRDO Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of PRDO, see our PRDO price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $22.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.25 (Strong Buy)

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PRDO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $10.13 52-week high $13.89
Prev. close $10.33 52-week low $9.65
Day low $10.06 Volume 445,900
Day high $10.26 Avg. volume 535,260
50-day MA $12.12 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $11.39 Market Cap 686.38M

Perdoceo Education Corporation (PRDO) Company Bio

Perdoceo Education Corporation (formerly Career Education Corporation) operates colleges, institutions, and universities that provide education to student population in various career-oriented disciplines through online, on-ground, and hybrid learning program offerings in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Colorado Technical University (CTU), American InterContinental University (AIU), Career Colleges, and Transitional Group. The company was founded in 1994 and is based in Schaumburg, Illinois.

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Latest PRDO News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about PERDOCEO EDUCATION CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate PRDO as an investment opportunity.

Perdoceo Education Corporation Reports Second Quarter and Year to Date 2022 Results

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., August 08, 2022--Perdoceo Education Corporation Reports Second Quarter and Year to Date 2022 Results

Yahoo | August 8, 2022

Perdoceo Education Corporation Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call for August 8th

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., July 25, 2022--Perdoceo Education Corporation Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call for August 8th

Yahoo | July 25, 2022

Returns on Capital Paint A Bright Future For Perdoceo Education (NASDAQ:PRDO)

If you're not sure where to start when looking for the next multi-bagger, there are a few key trends you should keep an...

Yahoo | June 28, 2022

Perdoceo Education Corporation's (NASDAQ:PRDO) Stock Has Been Sliding But Fundamentals Look Strong: Is The Market Wrong?

Perdoceo Education (NASDAQ:PRDO) has had a rough month with its share price down 8.6%. However, a closer look at its...

Yahoo | May 25, 2022

Perdoceo Education (PRDO) May Find a Bottom Soon, Here's Why You Should Buy the Stock Now

After losing some value lately, a hammer chart pattern has been formed for Perdoceo Education (PRDO), indicating that the stock has found support. This, combined with an upward trend in earnings estimate revisions, could lead to a trend reversal for the stock in the near term.

Yahoo | May 16, 2022

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PRDO Price Returns

1-mo -16.76%
3-mo -12.67%
6-mo -14.01%
1-year -3.89%
3-year -36.01%
5-year -0.20%
YTD -13.86%
2021 -6.89%
2020 -31.32%
2019 61.03%
2018 -5.46%
2017 19.72%

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