NAS:CECO (USA) Also trade in: Germany

Career Education Corp

$ 19.2 0.9 (4.92%)
Volume: 1,090,826 Avg Vol (1m): 526,378
Market Cap $: 1.35 Bil Enterprise Value $: 1.11 Bil
P/E (TTM): 21.82 P/B: 3.61
Earnings Power Value -20.94
Net Current Asset Value 1.85
Tangible Book 3.99
Projected FCF -0.51
Median P/S Value 6.11
Graham Number 8.88
Peter Lynch Value 0
DCF (FCF Based) 0
DCF (Earnings Based) 0
1Y (-%)

Financial Strength : 9/10

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.
Current vs industry vs history
Cash-to-Debt No Debt
Cash-To-Debt ranked higher than
99.41% of 170 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 10000, Med: 2.93, Min: 0.03
CECO: No Debt
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-To-Debt only.
Cash-To-Debt range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.01, Med: 28.84, Max: 10000
Current: 10000
0.01
10000
Equity-to-Asset 0.72
Equity-to-Asset ranked higher than
55.76% of 165 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 1, Med: 0.6, Min: -2.49
CECO: 0.72
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
Equity-to-Asset range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.43, Med: 0.66, Max: 0.76
Current: 0.72
0.43
0.76
Interest Coverage 191.35
Interest Coverage ranked higher than
51.80% of 139 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 10000, Med: 56.63, Min: 0.44
CECO: 191.35
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
Interest Coverage range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.49, Med: 289.78, Max: 1635.16
Current: 191.35
1.49
1635.16
Piotroski F-Score 7
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9
Altman Z-Score 7.14
DISTRESS
GREY
SAFE
Beneish M-Score -1.82
Not Manipulator
Manipulator
WACC vs ROIC %
ROIC 63.77%
WACC 10.65%

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.
Current vs industry vs history
Operating Margin % 19.88
Operating Margin ranked lower than
57.99% of 169 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 268.43, Med: 8.72, Min: -4573.02
CECO: 19.88
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin only.
Operating Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: -11.25, Med: 7.08, Max: 20.16
Current: 19.88
-11.25
20.16
Net Margin % 10.57
Net Margin ranked lower than
79.88% of 169 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 195.45, Med: 5.19, Min: -7603.17
CECO: 10.57
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin only.
Net Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: -19.49, Med: -0.79, Max: 10.57
Current: 10.57
-19.49
10.57
ROE % 18.25
ROE ranked lower than
83.95% of 162 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 129.88, Med: 7.67, Min: -1870.64
CECO: 18.25
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE only.
ROE range over the past 10 years
Min: -48.33, Med: -1.78, Max: 18.25
Current: 18.25
-48.33
18.25
ROA % 13.07
ROA ranked lower than
85.88% of 170 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 35.55, Med: 3.64, Min: -470.75
CECO: 13.07
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA only.
ROA range over the past 10 years
Min: -25.85, Med: -0.96, Max: 13.07
Current: 13.07
-25.85
13.07
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 281.53
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) ranked higher than
81.76% of 170 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 4481.03, Med: 22.25, Min: -4079.08
CECO: 281.53
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) only.
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: -121.51, Med: -8.02, Max: 281.53
Current: 281.53
-121.51
281.53
3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate -11.80
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate ranked lower than
84.33% of 134 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 404.2, Med: 4.1, Min: -100
CECO: -13.1
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -15.9, Med: 7.5, Max: 42.3
Current: -13.1
-15.9
42.3

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Business Description

Industry Education » Education & Training Services    NAICS : 611310    SIC : 8221
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Traded in other countries CE1.Germany
Address 231 North Martingale Road, Schaumburg, IL, USA, 60173
Career Education Corp is an American for-profit education company that focuses on campus and online post secondary programs. The company's important segment is its online universities, which includes the American InterContinental University and the Colorado Technical University. These online universities provide undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degree programs focusing on business, technology, management, and social services. Career Education Corporation is focusing on its online universities as it continues to reduce its on-campus program offerings. The majority of the company's revenue comes from federal financial aid programs used by students. It has Colorado technical university, American intercontinental university, Culinary arts and Traditional group segments.

Ratios

Current vs industry vs history
PE Ratio (TTM) 21.82
PE Ratio ranked lower than
100.00% of 122 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 2801, Med: 24.68, Min: 1
CECO: 21.82
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.83, Med: 18.4, Max: 213.5
Current: 21.82
2.83
213.5
Forward PE Ratio 17.45
Forward P/E ranked lower than
100.00% of 27 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 60.98, Med: 20.28, Min: 3.63
CECO: 17.45
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 21.82
PE without NRI ranked lower than
100.00% of 122 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 2801, Med: 24.68, Min: 1
CECO: 21.82
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE without NRI only.
PE without NRI range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.82, Med: 12.06, Max: 30.37
Current: 21.82
2.82
30.37
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 151.17
Price-to-Owner-Earnings ranked lower than
100.00% of 67 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 4076.92, Med: 23.22, Min: 1.97
CECO: 151.17
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
Price-to-Owner-Earnings range over the past 10 years
Min: 4.78, Med: 23.27, Max: 616.67
Current: 151.17
4.78
616.67
PB Ratio 3.61
PB Ratio ranked lower than
63.52% of 159 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 371.18, Med: 1.97, Min: 0.01
CECO: 3.61
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PB Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.24, Med: 1.47, Max: 4.01
Current: 3.61
0.24
4.01
PS Ratio 2.33
PS Ratio ranked higher than
56.17% of 162 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 553.91, Med: 1.9, Min: 0.03
CECO: 2.33
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PS Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.13, Med: 0.74, Max: 2.33
Current: 2.33
0.13
2.33
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 25.98
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
100.00% of 66 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 410, Med: 19.82, Min: 0.07
CECO: 25.98
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.8, Med: 12.36, Max: 310.91
Current: 25.98
2.8
310.91
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 23.37
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
100.00% of 88 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 471.35, Med: 14.37, Min: 0.16
CECO: 23.37
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.7, Med: 8.37, Max: 109.15
Current: 23.37
1.7
109.15
EV-to-EBIT 13.00
EV-to-EBIT ranked lower than
64.80% of 125 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 2402.51, Med: 16.7, Min: 0.29
CECO: 13
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EV-to-EBIT range over the past 10 years
Min: -25.4, Med: 1, Max: 31.3
Current: 13
-25.4
31.3
EV-to-EBITDA 11.72
EV-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
62.32% of 138 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 6043.98, Med: 13.57, Min: 0.29
CECO: 11.72
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EV-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: -388.3, Med: 3.45, Max: 26.9
Current: 11.72
-388.3
26.9
EV-to-Revenue 1.88
EV-to-Revenue ranked higher than
62.96% of 162 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 728.19, Med: 2.07, Min: 0.02
CECO: 1.88
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EV-to-Revenue range over the past 10 years
Min: -0.2, Med: 0.6, Max: 2
Current: 1.88
-0.2
2
Current Ratio 3.05
Current Ratio ranked higher than
65.77% of 149 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 98.59, Med: 1.39, Min: 0.16
CECO: 3.05
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
Current Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.93, Med: 1.73, Max: 3.05
Current: 3.05
0.93
3.05
Quick Ratio 3.04
Quick Ratio ranked higher than
67.79% of 149 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 98.59, Med: 1.28, Min: 0.16
CECO: 3.04
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
Quick Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.88, Med: 1.67, Max: 3.04
Current: 3.04
0.88
3.04
Days Inventory 2.88
Days Inventory ranked higher than
72.53% of 91 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 817.71, Med: 8.22, Min: 0.1
CECO: 2.88
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
Days Inventory range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.88, Med: 5.99, Max: 11.08
Current: 2.88
2.88
11.08
Days Sales Outstanding 18.43
Days Sales Outstanding ranked higher than
71.32% of 129 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 420.03, Med: 27.55, Min: 0.09
CECO: 18.43
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
Days Sales Outstanding range over the past 10 years
Min: 10.05, Med: 12.19, Max: 19.39
Current: 18.43
10.05
19.39
Days Payable 43.66
Days Payable ranked lower than
59.80% of 102 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 745.36, Med: 26.87, Min: 0.24
CECO: 43.66
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
Days Payable range over the past 10 years
Min: 15.68, Med: 30.66, Max: 43.66
Current: 43.66
15.68
43.66

Dividend & Buy Back

Current vs industry vs history
3-Year Share Buyback Rate -1.60
3-Year Share Buyback Rate ranked higher than
52.69% of 93 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 49.3, Med: -0.9, Min: -341.3
CECO: -1.6
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Share Buyback Rate only.
3-Year Share Buyback Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -16, Med: -0.5, Max: 7.9
Current: -1.6
-16
7.9

Valuation & Return

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 4.81
Price-to-Tangible-Book ranked lower than
63.19% of 144 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 373.84, Med: 2.78, Min: 0.03
CECO: 4.81
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
Price-to-Tangible-Book range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.39, Med: 4.26, Max: 21.28
Current: 4.81
0.39
21.28
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 3.14
Price-to-Median-PS-Value ranked lower than
89.86% of 138 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 13.24, Med: 1.12, Min: 0.01
CECO: 3.14
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
Price-to-Median-PS-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.23, Med: 1.83, Max: 6.63
Current: 3.14
0.23
6.63
Price-to-Graham-Number 2.16
Price-to-Graham-Number ranked lower than
100.00% of 89 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 14.55, Med: 1.68, Min: 0.09
CECO: 2.16
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
Price-to-Graham-Number range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.46, Med: 2.47, Max: 7.17
Current: 2.16
0.46
7.17
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 7.70
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) ranked higher than
51.76% of 170 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 342.57, Med: 4.57, Min: -83.33
CECO: 7.7
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: -14745.9, Med: 6.4, Max: 13566.5
Current: 7.7
-14745.9
13566.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 14.27
Forward Rate of Return ranked higher than
71.95% of 82 companies
in the Education & Training Services industry.
Industry Max: 1588.33, Med: 4.85, Min: -5481.62
CECO: 14.27
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return only.
Forward Rate of Return range over the past 10 years
Min: -5.5, Med: 12.5, Max: 60.8
Current: 14.27
-5.5
60.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $ 591.08
EPS (TTM) $ 0.88
Beta 1.37
Volatility % 46.76
52-Week Range $ 11.01 - 19.87
Shares Outstanding (Mil) 70.1

Analyst Estimate

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score 7
Positive ROA Y
Positive CFROA Y
Higher ROA yoy Y
CFROA > ROA N
Lower Leverage yoy Y
Higher Current Ratio yoy Y
Less Shares Outstanding yoy N
Higher Gross Margin yoy Y
Higher Asset Turnover yoy Y