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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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash-to-Debt No Debt
NYSE:BPI's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
92% of the 163 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.42 vs. NYSE:BPI: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:BPI' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.25  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity-to-Asset 0.50
NYSE:BPI's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
65% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. NYSE:BPI: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:BPI' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.6 Max: 0.71
Current: 0.5
0.05
0.71
Interest Coverage No Debt
NYSE:BPI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
95% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 47.43 vs. NYSE:BPI: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:BPI' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.32  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 5.13
Beneish M-Score: -2.76
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 % -0.84
NYSE:BPI's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
77% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.98 vs. NYSE:BPI: -0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:BPI' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.63  Med: 12.21 Max: 30.34
Current: -0.84
-7.63
30.34
Net Margin % 0.49
NYSE:BPI's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
71% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.29 vs. NYSE:BPI: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:BPI' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.54  Med: 8.24 Max: 18.69
Current: 0.49
-12.54
18.69
ROE % 1.20
NYSE:BPI's ROE % is ranked lower than
74% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.26 vs. NYSE:BPI: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NYSE:BPI' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.05  Med: 43.38 Max: 443.2
Current: 1.2
-21.05
443.2
ROA % 0.66
NYSE:BPI's ROA % is ranked lower than
74% of the 163 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. NYSE:BPI: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:BPI' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.23  Med: 17.35 Max: 33.29
Current: 0.66
-13.23
33.29
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -32.70
NYSE:BPI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
88% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.94 vs. NYSE:BPI: -32.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:BPI' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -236.87  Med: 118.93 Max: 380.01
Current: -32.7
-236.87
380.01
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -5.60
NYSE:BPI's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
77% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. NYSE:BPI: -5.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NYSE:BPI' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.1  Med: -5.3 Max: 18.8
Current: -5.6
-17.1
18.8
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2018-03-07)


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Guru Trades

Q4 2016

BPI Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons 1,244,458 sh (+15.26%)
Charles Brandes 11,245 sh (+8.79%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 362,792 sh (+2.66%)
Donald Smith 423,760 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 15,033 sh (-24.06%)
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Q1 2017

BPI Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Donald Smith 528,108 sh (+24.62%)
Charles Brandes 12,891 sh (+14.64%)
Jim Simons 1,308,658 sh (+5.16%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 374,526 sh (+3.23%)
Jeremy Grantham 12,300 sh (-18.18%)
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Q2 2017

BPI Guru Trades in Q2 2017

Jim Simons 1,507,558 sh (+15.20%)
Jeremy Grantham 12,300 sh (unchged)
Charles Brandes 12,891 sh (unchged)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 361,914 sh (-3.37%)
Donald Smith 290,790 sh (-44.94%)
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Q3 2017

BPI Guru Trades in Q3 2017

Jeremy Grantham 12,300 sh (unchged)
Charles Brandes Sold Out
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 359,237 sh (-0.74%)
Donald Smith 242,217 sh (-16.70%)
Jim Simons 1,132,558 sh (-24.87%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with BPI

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2017-09-30 Reduce -0.74%$8.5 - $14.61 $ 8.24-21%359,237
Donald Smith 2017-09-30 Reduce -16.70%0.02%$8.5 - $14.61 $ 8.24-21%242,217
Charles Brandes 2017-09-30 Sold Out $8.5 - $14.61 $ 8.24-21%0
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2017-06-30 Reduce -3.37%$10.67 - $15.19 $ 8.24-38%361,914
Donald Smith 2017-06-30 Reduce -44.94%0.07%$10.67 - $15.19 $ 8.24-38%290,790
Donald Smith 2017-03-31 Add 24.62%0.03%$9 - $11.49 $ 8.24-20%528,108
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2017-03-31 Add 3.23%$9 - $11.49 $ 8.24-20%374,526
Charles Brandes 2017-03-31 Add 14.64%$9 - $11.49 $ 8.24-20%12,891
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2016-12-31 Add 2.66%$6.35 - $10.79 $ 8.24-5%362,792
Charles Brandes 2016-12-31 Add 8.79%$6.35 - $10.79 $ 8.24-5%11,245
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Business Description

Industry: Education » Education & Training Services    NAICS: 611310    SIC: 8221
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Headquarter Location:USA
Bridgepoint Education Inc is an education services company. It offers campus and online postsecondary programs through two universities, Ashford University and University of the Rockies. The firm offers degree programs in multiple fields.

Bridgepoint Education is an American for-profit education company that focuses on campus and online postsecondary programs. The company operates two main universities, Ashford University and University of the Rockies. Ashford University operates an on-campus location in Clinton, Iowa, as well as online programs. The University includes the Forbes School of Business, in cooperation with Forbes Corporation. The University of the Rockies is an online university that provides graduate and doctoral degree programs focusing on business, technology, management, and social services. The majority of the company's revenue comes from federal financial aid programs used by students.

Ratios

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PE Ratio 58.86
BPI's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.51 vs. BPI: 58.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
BPI' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.45  Med: 11.84 Max: 99999999.99
Current: 58.86
3.45
99999999.99
Forward PE Ratio 16.47
BPI's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 24 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.94 vs. BPI: 16.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 58.86
BPI's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 106 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.39 vs. BPI: 58.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
BPI' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.45  Med: 11.84 Max: 99999999.99
Current: 58.86
3.45
99999999.99
PB Ratio 1.60
BPI's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. BPI: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
BPI' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.95  Med: 1.85 Max: 13.6
Current: 1.6
0.95
13.6
PS Ratio 0.60
BPI's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 158 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. BPI: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
BPI' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 0.89 Max: 2.85
Current: 0.6
0.5
2.85
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 111.35
BPI's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
98% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.62 vs. BPI: 111.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
BPI' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.49  Med: 8.22 Max: 283.85
Current: 111.35
2.49
283.85
EV-to-EBIT -11.85
BPI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.82 vs. BPI: -11.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
BPI' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -98  Med: 3.4 Max: 111
Current: -11.85
-98
111
EV-to-EBITDA 8.53
BPI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.77 vs. BPI: 8.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
BPI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -425.5  Med: 3.4 Max: 87
Current: 8.53
-425.5
87
EV-to-Revenue 0.10
BPI's EV-to-Revenue is ranked higher than
96% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. BPI: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
BPI' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.6 Max: 3.3
Current: 0.1
0.1
3.3
Shiller PE Ratio 9.62
BPI's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 27 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.80 vs. BPI: 9.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
BPI' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.58  Med: 11.97 Max: 17.74
Current: 9.62
9.58
17.74
Current Ratio 2.06
BPI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. BPI: 2.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BPI' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.83  Med: 1.96 Max: 2.95
Current: 2.06
0.83
2.95
Quick Ratio 2.06
BPI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. BPI: 2.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BPI' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.83  Med: 1.96 Max: 2.95
Current: 2.06
0.83
2.95
Days Sales Outstanding 25.40
BPI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
54% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 28.99 vs. BPI: 25.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BPI' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.15  Med: 22.94 Max: 62.3
Current: 25.4
11.15
62.3
Days Payable 2.22
BPI's Days Payable is ranked lower than
91% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 25.69 vs. BPI: 2.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
BPI' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.17  Med: 7.37 Max: 33.29
Current: 2.22
1.17
33.29

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -1.30
BPI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. BPI: -1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
BPI' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -157  Med: -0.6 Max: 5.4
Current: -1.3
-157
5.4

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Net-Cash 6.01
BPI's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked higher than
73% of the 37 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.11 vs. BPI: 6.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
BPI' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.69  Med: 11.32 Max: 145.33
Current: 6.01
2.69
145.33
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 2.02
BPI's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked higher than
87% of the 54 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.58 vs. BPI: 2.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
BPI' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.52  Med: 4.07 Max: 34
Current: 2.02
1.52
34
Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.78
BPI's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
57% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.64 vs. BPI: 1.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
BPI' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.11  Med: 2.11 Max: 11.29
Current: 1.78
1.11
11.29
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.51
BPI's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
93% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. BPI: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
BPI' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.47 Max: 0.85
Current: 0.51
0.32
0.85
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.67
BPI's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
70% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. BPI: 0.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
BPI' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66  Med: 1 Max: 3.06
Current: 0.67
0.66
3.06
Price-to-Graham-Number 2.15
BPI's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 81 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. BPI: 2.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
BPI' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.3 Max: 7.8
Current: 2.15
0.49
7.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -8.44
BPI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
88% of the 163 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.31 vs. BPI: -8.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
BPI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -793.8  Med: 10.2 Max: 642.8
Current: -8.44
-793.8
642.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -15.55
BPI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
89% of the 79 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.29 vs. BPI: -15.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
BPI' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.3  Med: 10.85 Max: 67.7
Current: -15.55
-19.3
67.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $492.97
EPS (TTM) $ 0.14
Beta2.26
Short Percentage of Float4.46%
52-Week Range $8.18 - 15.85
Shares Outstanding (Mil)29.24

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 481 467 475
EPS ($) 0.32 0.50 0.69
EPS without NRI ($) 0.32 0.50 0.69
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
15.00%
Dividends per Share ($)

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 66
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyY
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyY
Higher Current Ratio yoyN
Less Shares Outstanding yoyY
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyN

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