DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE:DV)’s share price dropped 3.8% during trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as low as $21.60 and last traded at $21.82, with a volume of 332,212 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $22.68.

DV has been the subject of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of DeVry Education Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 11th. Robert W. Baird restated a “hold” rating on shares of DeVry Education Group in a research note on Sunday, May 8th. Bank of America Corp. restated a “sell” rating and issued a $16.00 price target on shares of DeVry Education Group in a research note on Friday, June 10th. Barrington Research downgraded shares of DeVry Education Group from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Monday, June 6th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Cos. reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a $35.00 target price on shares of DeVry Education Group in a research note on Thursday, May 26th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $23.89.

The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $21.11 and its 200 day moving average price is $18.87. The company has a market capitalization of $1.37 billion and a PE ratio of 38.23.

Several institutional investors have modified their holdings of DV. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in shares of DeVry Education Group by 6.2% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 3,976,153 shares of the company’s stock worth $100,638,000 after buying an additional 231,395 shares in the last quarter. Systematic Financial Management LP acquired a new position in shares of DeVry Education Group during the fourth quarter worth approximately $1,923,000. Schroder Investment Management Group increased its position in shares of DeVry Education Group by 19.4% in the fourth quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 134,740 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,410,000 after buying an additional 21,856 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Royce & Associates LLC increased its position in shares of DeVry Education Group by 314.7% in the fourth quarter. Royce & Associates LLC now owns 108,054 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,735,000 after buying an additional 82,000 shares in the last quarter.

DeVry Education Group Inc (DeVry Group) is a provider of educational services. DeVry Group’s institutions offer an array of programs in business, healthcare and technology, and serve students in postsecondary education as well as accounting and finance professionals. DeVry Group operates through three segments: Business, Technology and Management, Medical and Healthcare, and International and Professional Education.

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