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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
96% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.48 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 0.58
STRA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
52% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. STRA: 0.58 )
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: 0.58
-0.75
0.86
Interest Coverage 18.10
STRA's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
67% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 141.10 vs. STRA: 18.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
STRA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.03  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: 18.1
6.03
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 6.67
M-Score: -2.64
WACC vs ROIC
8.40%
104.71%
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 16.04
STRA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.92 vs. STRA: 16.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
STRA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.49  Med: 30.43 Max: 33.95
Current: 16.04
6.49
33.95
Net-margin (%) 9.21
STRA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.59 vs. STRA: 9.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
STRA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.26  Med: 20.12 Max: 21.8
Current: 9.21
3.26
21.8
ROE (%) 33.93
STRA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.52 vs. STRA: 33.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
STRA' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.96  Med: 50.89 Max: 158.33
Current: 33.93
31.96
158.33
ROA (%) 13.80
STRA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.71 vs. STRA: 13.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
STRA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.81  Med: 23.12 Max: 32.94
Current: 13.8
6.81
32.94
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 87.67
STRA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.87 vs. STRA: 87.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
STRA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.98  Med: 165.24 Max: 220.5
Current: 87.67
29.98
220.5
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -7.30
STRA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 114 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. STRA: -7.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STRA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.3  Med: 22.15 Max: 29
Current: -7.3
-7.3
29
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -17.00
STRA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 86 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. STRA: -17.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STRA' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.1  Med: 19.20 Max: 33.3
Current: -17
-28.1
33.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -21.10
STRA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. STRA: -21.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STRA' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.8  Med: 15.50 Max: 36.9
Current: -21.1
-45.8
36.9
» STRA's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

STRA Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 7,854 sh (New)
James Barrow 20,815 sh (New)
Jim Simons 355,700 sh (-0.17%)
Joel Greenblatt 59,358 sh (-18.37%)
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Q2 2015

STRA Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 12,606 sh (+60.50%)
Jim Simons 432,800 sh (+21.68%)
James Barrow 21,951 sh (+5.46%)
Joel Greenblatt 57,757 sh (-2.70%)
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Q3 2015

STRA Guru Trades in Q3 2015

James Barrow 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

James Barrow 50,003 sh (+5.62%)
Jim Simons 250,200 sh (-8.34%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 11.57
STRA's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
74% of the 118 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.37 vs. STRA: 11.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
STRA' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.05  Med: 28.34 Max: 57.25
Current: 11.57
7.05
57.25
Forward P/E 9.75
STRA's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
71% of the 68 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.74 vs. STRA: 9.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 11.57
STRA's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
73% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.60 vs. STRA: 11.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
STRA' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.06  Med: 28.34 Max: 57.67
Current: 11.57
7.06
57.67
P/B 3.24
STRA's P/B is ranked lower than
78% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. STRA: 3.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
STRA' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.24  Med: 10.90 Max: 45.4
Current: 3.24
3.24
45.4
P/S 1.05
STRA's P/S is ranked higher than
57% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. STRA: 1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
STRA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 3.94 Max: 9.25
Current: 1.05
0.72
9.25
PFCF 8.13
STRA's PFCF is ranked higher than
77% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.23 vs. STRA: 8.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
STRA' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.82  Med: 19.17 Max: 51.96
Current: 8.13
4.82
51.96
POCF 6.67
STRA's POCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.40 vs. STRA: 6.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
STRA' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.16  Med: 14.27 Max: 40.5
Current: 6.67
4.16
40.5
EV-to-EBIT 5.48
STRA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
83% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.61 vs. STRA: 5.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
STRA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.5  Med: 16.30 Max: 28.4
Current: 5.48
4.5
28.4
EV-to-EBITDA 4.34
STRA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
79% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.37 vs. STRA: 4.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
STRA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.7  Med: 12.50 Max: 26.1
Current: 4.34
3.7
26.1
Shiller P/E 7.19
STRA's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
64% of the 28 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.00 vs. STRA: 7.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
STRA' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.88  Med: 27.89 Max: 78.56
Current: 7.19
5.88
78.56
Current Ratio 2.08
STRA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. STRA: 2.08 )
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: 2.08
1.07
3.73
Quick Ratio 2.08
STRA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. STRA: 2.08 )
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: 2.08
1.07
3.73
Days Sales Outstanding 15.56
STRA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 119 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 31.73 vs. STRA: 15.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
STRA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.48  Med: 102.20 Max: 121.08
Current: 15.56
11.48
121.08

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield 1.67
STRA's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
85% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.33 vs. STRA: 1.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
STRA' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.97 Max: 8.6
Current: 1.67
0.36
8.6
Dividend Growth (3y) -100.00
STRA's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
82% of the 34 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 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: 24.75 Max: 59.9
Current: -100
-100
59.9
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.67
STRA's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
84% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.64 vs. STRA: 1.67 )
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: 0.36  Med: 0.97 Max: 8.6
Current: 1.67
0.36
8.6
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 3.70
STRA's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. STRA: 3.70 )
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: -0.7  Med: 1.95 Max: 7.8
Current: 3.7
-0.7
7.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 359.25
STRA's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 43 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. STRA: 359.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
STRA' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.56  Med: 38.90 Max: 3700
Current: 359.25
9.56
3700
Price/Net Current Asset Value 13.95
STRA's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
90% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.94 vs. STRA: 13.95 )
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: 18.74 Max: 47.89
Current: 13.95
7.25
47.89
Price/Tangible Book 3.40
STRA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
74% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. STRA: 3.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
STRA' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.61  Med: 10.49 Max: 75.66
Current: 3.4
3.61
75.66
Price/Projected FCF 0.49
STRA's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
74% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. STRA: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
STRA' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 2.59 Max: 5.13
Current: 0.49
0.33
5.13
Price/Median PS Value 0.27
STRA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
91% of the 161 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. STRA: 0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
STRA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 1.45 Max: 2.56
Current: 0.27
0.05
2.56
Price/Graham Number 1.32
STRA's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
61% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. STRA: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
STRA' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.44  Med: 3.51 Max: 12.86
Current: 1.32
1.44
12.86
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 18.25
STRA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. STRA: 18.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
STRA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.5  Med: 6.10 Max: 22
Current: 18.25
3.5
22
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -3.14
STRA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.59 vs. STRA: -3.14 )
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: 16.70 Max: 37.8
Current: -3.14
-21.2
37.8

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $434
EPS $ 3.73
Beta1.08
Short Percentage of Float14.34%
52-Week Range $41.50 - 64.33
Shares Outstanding(Mil)11.03

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 445 465
EPS($) 3.94 4.47
EPS without NRI($) 3.94 4.47

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Business Description

Industry: Education » Education & Training Services
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Traded in other countries:SQE.Germany,
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.
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