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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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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
STRA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
97% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. STRA: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
STRA' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.57
STRA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
55% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. STRA: 0.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
STRA' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.75  Med: 0.55 Max: 0.86
Current: 0.57
-0.75
0.86
Interest Coverage 25.55
STRA's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
50% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 25.55 vs. STRA: 25.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
STRA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.03  Med: 5023.74 Max: 9999.99
Current: 25.55
6.03
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 5.97
M-Score: -1.86
WACC vs ROIC
9.73%
110.26%
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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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 16.12
STRA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.49 vs. STRA: 16.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
STRA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.49  Med: 26.78 Max: 33.89
Current: 16.12
6.49
33.89
Net-margin (%) 9.47
STRA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 156 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.46 vs. STRA: 9.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
STRA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.26  Med: 18.37 Max: 20.61
Current: 9.47
3.26
20.61
ROE (%) 31.33
STRA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. STRA: 31.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
STRA' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.35  Med: 50.89 Max: 158.33
Current: 31.33
32.35
158.33
ROA (%) 14.46
STRA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 156 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. STRA: 14.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
STRA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.81  Med: 22.66 Max: 32.94
Current: 14.46
6.81
32.94
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 89.63
STRA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 156 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.27 vs. STRA: 89.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
STRA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.98  Med: 147.44 Max: 220.5
Current: 89.63
29.98
220.5
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -6.30
STRA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. STRA: -6.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STRA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.3  Med: 21.80 Max: 29
Current: -6.3
-7.3
29
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -12.00
STRA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. STRA: -12.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STRA' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28  Med: 18.10 Max: 41.7
Current: -12
-28
41.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -13.50
STRA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. STRA: -13.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STRA' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.8  Med: 14.90 Max: 36.9
Current: -13.5
-45.8
36.9
» STRA's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-29)


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

STRA Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 12,606 sh (+60.50%)
Jim Simons 432,800 sh (+21.68%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 21,951 sh (+5.46%)
Joel Greenblatt 57,757 sh (-2.70%)
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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

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

Industry: Education » Education & Training Services
Compare:ASX:GEM, NAS:APOL, HKSE:01317, BSP:ESTC3, JSE:COH, ASX:IEL » details
Traded in other countries:SQE.Germany,
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, founded in 1892, provides post-secondary education services for working adults. The Company offers a range of academic programs through its wholly owned subsidiary Strayer University, Inc., both in classroom courses and online via the Internet. Strayer University offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs at 100 campuses in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Washington, D.C., and worldwide via the Internet. It also offers an executive MBA online through its Jack Welch Management Institute. For the 2012 fall term, it had approximately 52,000 students enrolled in its programs. The Company earns its revenues from the tuition fees. Strayer University charges tuition by the course. Tuition rates may vary in states with specific regulations governing tuition costs. Each course is 4.5 credit hours. As of January 1, 2014, new undergraduate students are charged $1,420 per course. Undergraduate part-time students are charged $1,700 per course. Students in graduate programs are charged at the rate of $2,325 per course, except for Jack Welch Management Institute students who pay $3,000 per course. The Company focuses on serving working adults who are pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in order to advance their careers and employment opportunities. Strayer University is subject to accreditation rules and varying state licensing and regulatory requirements.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 12.01
STRA's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
73% of the 100 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.00 vs. STRA: 12.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
STRA' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.05  Med: 27.79 Max: 58.66
Current: 12.01
7.05
58.66
PE(NRI) 12.01
STRA's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
72% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.84 vs. STRA: 12.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
STRA' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.05  Med: 27.78 Max: 58.53
Current: 12.01
7.05
58.53
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 10.25
STRA's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
75% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.55 vs. STRA: 10.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
STRA' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.37  Med: 14.01 Max: 64.93
Current: 10.25
5.37
64.93
P/B 3.27
STRA's P/B is ranked lower than
77% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. STRA: 3.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
STRA' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.15  Med: 10.90 Max: 45.33
Current: 3.27
3.15
45.33
P/S 1.16
STRA's P/S is ranked higher than
57% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. STRA: 1.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
STRA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 3.19 Max: 9.25
Current: 1.16
0.72
9.25
PFCF 10.00
STRA's PFCF is ranked higher than
70% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.31 vs. STRA: 10.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
STRA' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.82  Med: 15.45 Max: 51.99
Current: 10
4.82
51.99
POCF 8.08
STRA's POCF is ranked higher than
63% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.07 vs. STRA: 8.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
STRA' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.16  Med: 11.52 Max: 40.53
Current: 8.08
4.16
40.53
EV-to-EBIT 5.61
STRA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
91% of the 100 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.53 vs. STRA: 5.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
STRA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.5  Med: 16.10 Max: 28.4
Current: 5.61
4.5
28.4
EV-to-EBITDA 4.44
STRA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
85% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.98 vs. STRA: 4.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
STRA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.7  Med: 9.90 Max: 26.1
Current: 4.44
3.7
26.1
Shiller P/E 7.71
STRA's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
76% of the 21 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.66 vs. STRA: 7.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
STRA' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.94  Med: 25.62 Max: 81.5
Current: 7.71
5.94
81.5
Current Ratio 2.31
STRA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. STRA: 2.31 )
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: 2.31
1.07
3.73
Quick Ratio 2.31
STRA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. STRA: 2.31 )
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: 2.31
1.07
3.73
Days Sales Outstanding 15.66
STRA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
69% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 31.32 vs. STRA: 15.66 )
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: 15.66
11.48
121.08

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 20.59
STRA's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
82% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.04 vs. STRA: 20.59 )
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: 19.64 Max: 47.89
Current: 20.59
7.25
47.89
Price/Tangible Book 3.74
STRA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
73% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. STRA: 3.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
STRA' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.61  Med: 9.56 Max: 75.36
Current: 3.74
3.61
75.36
Price/Projected FCF 0.57
STRA's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
81% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. STRA: 0.57 )
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: 0.57
0.33
5.13
Price/Median PS Value 0.36
STRA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
89% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. STRA: 0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
STRA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 1.72 Max: 3.13
Current: 0.36
0.06
3.13
Price/Graham Number 1.41
STRA's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
53% of the 79 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. STRA: 1.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
STRA' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.44  Med: 3.43 Max: 11.95
Current: 1.41
1.44
11.95
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 17.76
STRA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. STRA: 17.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
STRA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.5  Med: 6.20 Max: 22
Current: 17.76
3.5
22
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -2.69
STRA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.10 vs. STRA: -2.69 )
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: 16.30 Max: 37.8
Current: -2.69
-21.2
37.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $433.7
EPS (TTM) $ 3.82
Beta1.14
Short Percentage of Float15.62%
52-Week Range $41.50 - 63.85
Shares Outstanding (Mil)11.15

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 445 465
EPS ($) 4.07 4.47
EPS without NRI ($) 4.07 4.47
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
10.00%
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