Education & Training Services Stocks Under Scanner -- New Oriental Education & Technology, DeVry Education, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, and Apollo Education

Aug 05, 2016, 08:00 ET from Chelmsford Park SA

NEW YORK, August 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Today's focus is on the Education and Training Services space which encompasses a broad range of services. This industry includes both privately and publicly owned and operated businesses that provide knowledge and training to individuals and groups for  profit or not-for-profit. Featured companies on this morning are: New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (NYSE: EDU), DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE: DV), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co. (NASDAQ: HMHC), and Apollo Education Group Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL). You can access of our complimentary research reports on these stocks now at:

New Oriental Education & Technology Group  

On Thursday, shares in Beijing, the People's Republic of China headquartered New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. recorded a trading volume of 716,929 shares. The stock ended the session 0.12% higher at $42.26. The Company's shares have gained 1.95% in the last one month, 7.10% in the previous three months, and 34.71% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 1.15% above its 50-day moving average and 21.48% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of New Oriental Education & Technology Group, which provides private educational services under the New Oriental brand in the People's Republic of China, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 45.37.

On July 20th, 2016, the company announced that its total net revenues increased by 20.1% on y-o-y basis to $394.9 million for Q4 FY16. Net income attributable to the company increased by 17.6% on y-o-y basis to $42.0 million for Q4 FY16.

On July 21st, 2016, research firm T.H. Capital reiterated its 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock with an increase of the target price from $34 a share to $52 a share. Visit us today and download your complete report on EDU for free at:

DeVry Education Group  

Downers Grove, Illinois headquartered DeVry Education Group Inc.'s stock closed the day 0.27% higher at $22.40 and with a total volume of 186,955 shares traded. The Company's shares have advanced 18.58% in the past month and 41.49% over the previous three months. The stock is trading 16.85% above its 50-day moving average and 10.45% above its 200-day moving average. Additionally, shares of DeVry Education Group, which provides educational services worldwide, have an RSI of 69.13.

On July 18th, 2016, DeVry Education announced that it will hold a conference call to discuss its Q4 FY16 financial results on August 18th, at 5 p.m. EDT. The conference call will be led by Lisa Wardell, president and CEO; and Patrick Unzicker, chief financial officer. The complimentary research report on DV can be accessed at:

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt  

Shares in Boston, Massachusetts headquartered Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co. recorded a trading volume of 4.21 million shares, which was higher than their three months average volume of 970,350 shares. The stock ended yesterday's trading session 13.08% lower at $15.08. The Company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average by 9.66%. Furthermore, shares of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, which provides content, services, and technology for educational institutions and consumers worldwide, have an RSI of 30.51.

On August 01st, 2016, research firm Goldman upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Neutral' to 'Buy'.

On August 04th, 2016, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced that net sales for the three months ended June 30, 2016 were $392 million, an increase of $12 million compared with $380 million in the same period in 2015. The company's adjusted EBITDA was $75 million, a decrease of $5 million compared to $80 million for Q2 2015. Register for free on and download the PDF research report on HMHC at:

Apollo Education Group  

Phoenix, Arizona headquartered Apollo Education Group Inc.'s stock finished the session 0.11% lower at $8.94 with a total volume of 287,665 shares traded. The Company's shares have advanced 1.36% over the previous three months and 16.56% since the start of this year. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average by 8.88%. Additionally, shares of Apollo Education Group, which provides private education services in the United States and internationally, has an RSI of 39.03.

In a press release issued on July 28th, 2016, Elearning! Media Group announced the release of its seventh annual Learning! 100 Award winners, naming University of Phoenix one of the top 100 learning organizations from the public and private sectors for 2016 - specifically, in the top ten in the public sector and education category. University of Phoenix was recognized as a leader in innovation in acknowledgement of the forward thinking design of education delivery in the forthcoming RedFlint™ experience center which will open in October 2016 in downtown Las Vegas. Get free access to your research report on APOL at:


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