Headlines about Career Education (NASDAQ:CECO) have been trending positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Career Education earned a media sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 47.1781194432525 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.
Here are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern’s rankings:
- Career Education Corporation 2017 Q4 – Results – Earnings Call Slides (seekingalpha.com)
- Career Education (CECO) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS (americanbankingnews.com)
- Career Education Corporation Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- Career Education Corp. (CECO) Given $13.50 Average Price Target by Brokerages (americanbankingnews.com)
Separately, BidaskClub cut shares of Career Education from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, December 6th.
Career Education (NASDAQ:CECO) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 21st. The company reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.07. Career Education had a negative net margin of 5.35% and a positive return on equity of 6.73%. The firm had revenue of $143.12 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $141.30 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($0.44) earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 7.8% on a year-over-year basis. analysts anticipate that Career Education will post 0.81 EPS for the current fiscal year.
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Career Education Company Profile
Career Education Corporation, through its colleges, institutions and universities, offers education to students in a range of career-oriented disciplines through online, on-ground and hybrid learning programs. The Company’s American InterContinental University (AIU) and Colorado Technical University (CTU) provide degree programs through the master’s or doctoral level as well as associate and bachelor’s levels.
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