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Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI) released its earnings data on Monday. The company reported ($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.09, AnalystRatings.NET reports. The company had revenue of $160.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $170.39 million.

Bridgepoint Education (NYSE:BPI) opened at 15.92 on Monday. Bridgepoint Education has a 52-week low of $10.39 and a 52-week high of $20.33. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $15.18 and a 200-day moving average of $17.15. The company has a market cap of $716.1 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.96.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on BPI shares. Analysts at BMO Capital Markets upgraded shares of Bridgepoint Education from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 1st. They now have a $19.00 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at William Blair upgraded shares of Bridgepoint Education from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, March 7th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $17.30.

In other Bridgepoint Education news, CMO Ross Woodard unloaded 15,195 shares of Bridgepoint Education stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.53, for a total value of $235,978.35. Following the sale, the chief marketing officer now directly owns 4,587 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $71,236. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

Bridgepoint Education, Inc (NYSE:BPI) is a provider of postsecondary education services.

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