Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI) Stock Price

News headlines about Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Bridgepoint Education earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 47.3982193144221 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

A number of brokerages recently issued reports on BPI. Zacks Investment Research raised Bridgepoint Education from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 23rd. ValuEngine cut Bridgepoint Education from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Finally, Barrington Research reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Bridgepoint Education in a research report on Wednesday, March 14th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $11.25.

Shares of Bridgepoint Education stock opened at $7.14 on Thursday. Bridgepoint Education has a 1 year low of $5.71 and a 1 year high of $15.85. The firm has a market capitalization of $201.24, a P/E ratio of 29.75, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.95 and a beta of 2.10.

Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 21st. The company reported ($0.16) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.13) by ($0.03). Bridgepoint Education had a return on equity of 13.58% and a net margin of 2.20%. The company had revenue of $105.00 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $109.10 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($0.01) earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was down 12.1% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts predict that Bridgepoint Education will post 0.38 EPS for the current year.

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About Bridgepoint Education

Bridgepoint Education, Inc (Bridgepoint) is a provider of postsecondary education services. The Company’s academic institutions include Ashford University and University of the Rockies. Bridgepoint’s institutions conduct ongoing faculty and student assessment processes, and provide a range of student services.

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