American Public Education Inc (NASDAQ: APEI)
ALERT – RECENT EXTREME PRICE ACTION
Significant Market Action
American Public Education Inc (NASDAQ: APEI) stock enjoyed a significant increase on 3/29/18. The shares rose 12.4%, closing at $43.00. Moreover, trading volume was exceptionally high at 400% of normal. The stock has been exceptionally strong relative to the market over the last nine months but has declined -1.7% during the last week.
APEI’s future returns on capital are forecasted to be above the cost of capital. Accordingly, the company is expected to be a modest Value Builder.
APEI has a current Value Trend Rating of B (Positive). The Value Trend Rating reflects inconsistent signals from PTR’s two proprietary measures of a stock’s attractiveness. APEI has a neutral Appreciation Score of 46 but a very high Power Rating of 96, with the Positive Value Trend Rating the result.
In light of this very positive price change we are reviewing our current Overall Rating of B. This review will be completed in the next several days.