Capella Education (CPLA) PT Lowered to $83.00 at BMO Capital Markets
Capella Education (NASDAQ:CPLA) had its price objective dropped by BMO Capital Markets from $98.00 to $83.00 in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm currently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. BMO Capital Markets’ target price suggests a potential upside of 6.55% from the company’s previous close.
A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on the stock. BidaskClub raised shares of Capella Education from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, February 5th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Capella Education from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $90.00 target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday, January 23rd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Capella Education has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $90.25.
Capella Education (NASDAQ:CPLA) opened at $77.90 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $907.72, a price-to-earnings ratio of 40.15, a PEG ratio of 2.45 and a beta of 0.45. Capella Education has a 1-year low of $65.15 and a 1-year high of $99.25.
Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in CPLA. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Capella Education in the 2nd quarter valued at $226,000. FMR LLC increased its stake in Capella Education by 4.0% in the 2nd quarter. FMR LLC now owns 39,100 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,347,000 after buying an additional 1,500 shares during the period. Voya Investment Management LLC increased its stake in Capella Education by 8.3% in the 2nd quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC now owns 5,879 shares of the company’s stock valued at $503,000 after buying an additional 451 shares during the period. Royal Bank of Canada increased its stake in Capella Education by 371.6% in the 2nd quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 1,924 shares of the company’s stock valued at $164,000 after buying an additional 1,516 shares during the period. Finally, State Street Corp increased its stake in Capella Education by 4.8% in the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 314,850 shares of the company’s stock valued at $26,957,000 after buying an additional 14,492 shares during the period. 92.79% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
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Capella Education Company Profile
Capella Education Company is an education services company. The Company provides direct path between learning and employment through its online postsecondary education offerings and through programs to develop job-ready skills for demand markets. The company’s segments include post-secondary segment and job-ready skills segment.
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