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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
NAS:STRA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
98% of the 161 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.21 vs. NAS:STRA: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:STRA' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.61
NAS:STRA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
53% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. NAS:STRA: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:STRA' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.75  Med: 0.55 Max: 0.86
Current: 0.61
-0.75
0.86
Interest Coverage 38.09
NAS:STRA's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
53% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 65.52 vs. NAS:STRA: 38.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NAS:STRA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.03  Med: 5023.74 Max: No Debt
Current: 38.09
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 6.25
M-Score: -1.83
WACC vs ROIC
9.34%
90.74%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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Operating margin (%) 14.31
NAS:STRA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 158 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.63 vs. NAS:STRA: 14.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:STRA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.49  Med: 29.36 Max: 33.89
Current: 14.31
6.49
33.89
Net-margin (%) 8.55
NAS:STRA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. NAS:STRA: 8.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:STRA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.26  Med: 18.37 Max: 20.61
Current: 8.55
3.26
20.61
ROE (%) 25.79
NAS:STRA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.78 vs. NAS:STRA: 25.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAS:STRA' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 25.79  Med: 50.89 Max: 158.33
Current: 25.79
25.79
158.33
ROA (%) 13.49
NAS:STRA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.01 vs. NAS:STRA: 13.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:STRA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.81  Med: 22.66 Max: 32.94
Current: 13.49
6.81
32.94
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 81.09
NAS:STRA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.64 vs. NAS:STRA: 81.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:STRA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.98  Med: 155.58 Max: 220.5
Current: 81.09
29.98
220.5
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -6.30
NAS:STRA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. NAS:STRA: -6.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:STRA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.3  Med: 21.8 Max: 29
Current: -6.3
-7.3
29
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -12.00
NAS:STRA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 93 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. NAS:STRA: -12.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:STRA' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.1  Med: 18.1 Max: 33.4
Current: -12
-28.1
33.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -13.50
NAS:STRA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. NAS:STRA: -13.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:STRA' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.7  Med: 16.1 Max: 29.5
Current: -13.5
-45.7
29.5
» NAS:STRA's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-10-28)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

STRA Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 47,342 sh (+115.67%)
Jim Simons 272,958 sh (-36.93%)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,126 sh (-67.27%)
Joel Greenblatt 7,718 sh (-86.64%)
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Q4 2015

STRA Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 50,003 sh (+5.62%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons 250,200 sh (-8.34%)
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Q1 2016

STRA Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 9,099 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 10,906 sh (New)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 94,601 sh (+89.19%)
Jim Simons 231,600 sh (-7.43%)
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Q2 2016

STRA Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 125,690 sh (+32.86%)
Jim Simons 277,900 sh (+19.99%)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,596 sh (-5.53%)
Joel Greenblatt 7,577 sh (-30.52%)
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Business Description

Industry: Education » Education & Training Services
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Strayer Education Inc provides post-secondary education services for working adults. It offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in the fields including business administration, accounting, information technology, and health services administration.

Strayer Education Inc was founded in 1892. The Company through its wholly-owned subsidiaries provides post-secondary education services for working adults. The Company offers a range of academic programs through its wholly owned subsidiary Strayer University and the New York Code and Design Academy. Strayer University is an institution of higher learning that offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business administration, accounting, information technology, education, health services administration, nursing, public administration, and criminal justice at 76 physical campuses, predominantly located in the Mid-Atlantic and Southern regions of the United States, and online. Strayer University also offers an executive MBA online through its Jack Welch Management Institute. By offering its programs both online and in physical classrooms, the University provides its working adult students more flexibility and convenience. The New York Code and Design Academy provides non-degree courses in web and application software development, at its campus in New York City. NYCDA is licensed by the New York Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision, but is not accredited and does not participate in state or federal student financial aid programs. It faces competition from various nontraditional, credit-bearing and noncredit-bearing education programs, provided by both proprietary and not-for-profit providers, including massive open online courses offered without charge by traditional educational institutions and other direct-to-consumer education services. As an institution of higher education accredited by Middle States and operating in multiple jurisdictions, Strayer University is subject to accreditation rules and varying state licensing and regulatory requirements.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 13.85
STRA's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
60% of the 104 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.00 vs. STRA: 13.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
STRA' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.05  Med: 26.63 Max: 58.1
Current: 13.85
7.05
58.1
PE(NRI) 13.85
STRA's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
60% of the 104 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.74 vs. STRA: 13.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
STRA' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.05  Med: 26.63 Max: 58.1
Current: 13.85
7.05
58.1
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 15.15
STRA's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
56% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.21 vs. STRA: 15.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
STRA' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.72  Med: 15.31 Max: 64.93
Current: 15.15
5.72
64.93
P/B 3.16
STRA's P/B is ranked lower than
70% of the 139 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. STRA: 3.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
STRA' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.04  Med: 10.89 Max: 45.33
Current: 3.16
3.04
45.33
P/S 1.18
STRA's P/S is ranked higher than
59% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. STRA: 1.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
STRA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 2.7 Max: 9.25
Current: 1.18
0.72
9.25
PFCF 11.09
STRA's PFCF is ranked higher than
58% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.11 vs. STRA: 11.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
STRA' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.82  Med: 13.86 Max: 51.99
Current: 11.09
4.82
51.99
POCF 9.20
STRA's POCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.28 vs. STRA: 9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
STRA' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.16  Med: 10.58 Max: 40.53
Current: 9.2
4.16
40.53
EV-to-EBIT 6.58
STRA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
82% of the 104 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.92 vs. STRA: 6.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
STRA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.5  Med: 15.5 Max: 28.4
Current: 6.58
4.5
28.4
EV-to-EBITDA 5.13
STRA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
81% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.36 vs. STRA: 5.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
STRA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.7  Med: 8.95 Max: 26.1
Current: 5.13
3.7
26.1
Shiller P/E 7.97
STRA's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 20 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.55 vs. STRA: 7.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
STRA' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.89  Med: 20.7 Max: 79.6
Current: 7.97
5.89
79.6
Current Ratio 2.45
STRA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. STRA: 2.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
STRA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 2.33 Max: 3.73
Current: 2.45
1.07
3.73
Quick Ratio 2.45
STRA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. STRA: 2.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
STRA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 2.33 Max: 3.73
Current: 2.45
1.07
3.73
Days Sales Outstanding 16.08
STRA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
65% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 31.73 vs. STRA: 16.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
STRA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.48  Med: 63.68 Max: 121.08
Current: 16.08
11.48
121.08

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Dividend Growth (3y) -100.00
STRA's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
84% of the 49 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. STRA: -100.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
STRA' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -100  Med: 21.1 Max: 59.9
Current: -100
-100
59.9
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.41
STRA's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
78% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. STRA: 1.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
STRA' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.98 Max: 8.6
Current: 1.41
0.46
8.6
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 2.20
STRA's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. STRA: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
STRA' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.7  Med: 2.2 Max: 19.1
Current: 2.2
-20.7
19.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 67.88
STRA's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
88% of the 32 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.78 vs. STRA: 67.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
STRA' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.56  Med: 42.65 Max: 3700
Current: 67.88
9.56
3700
Price/Net Current Asset Value 14.66
STRA's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
73% of the 59 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. STRA: 14.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
STRA' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.25  Med: 19.19 Max: 47.89
Current: 14.66
7.25
47.89
Price/Tangible Book 3.60
STRA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
64% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. STRA: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
STRA' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.6  Med: 9.49 Max: 75.36
Current: 3.6
3.6
75.36
Price/Projected FCF 0.59
STRA's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 63 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. STRA: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
STRA' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 2.52 Max: 5.13
Current: 0.59
0.33
5.13
Price/Median PS Value 0.44
STRA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 132 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. STRA: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
STRA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 2.01 Max: 3.73
Current: 0.44
0.07
3.73
Price/Graham Number 1.49
STRA's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
59% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. STRA: 1.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
STRA' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.45  Med: 3.43 Max: 10.38
Current: 1.49
1.45
10.38
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 15.20
STRA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 150 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. STRA: 15.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
STRA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.5  Med: 6.5 Max: 22
Current: 15.2
3.5
22
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -3.72
STRA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 65 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.42 vs. STRA: -3.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
STRA' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.2  Med: 14.7 Max: 37.8
Current: -3.72
-21.2
37.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $432.5
EPS (TTM) $ 3.43
Beta1.11
Short Percentage of Float10.90%
52-Week Range $42.39 - 63.85
Shares Outstanding (Mil)11.09

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 445 465
EPS ($) 4.07 4.47
EPS w/o NRI ($) 4.07 4.47
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
10.00%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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