American Public Education Inc (APEI): Carol S Gilbert , EVP, Programs and Marketing of American Public Education Inc sold 1,000 shares on May 11, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on May 13, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $25.59 per share for a total value of $25,590.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 4, 2016, Timothy J Landon (director) sold 200 shares at $23.41 per share price.On Dec 18, 2015, Harry T Wilkins (EVP, Chief Development Officer) sold 250 shares at $20.53 per share price.Also, On Dec 7, 2015, Carol S Gilbert (EVP, Programs and Marketing) sold 1,000 shares at $22.98 per share price.On Sep 2, 2015, Karan Powell (EVP, Provost) sold 9,118 shares at $21.92 per share price.
American Public Education: On Tuesday, May 10, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in American Public Education which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $23.16 and hit $26.99 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $26.69, with a gain of 12.14% or 2.89 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,60,565 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $28.3 and the company has a market cap of $429 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $13.8.
American Public Education Inc. is a provider of online and on-campus post-secondary education. The Company operates through two subsidiary institutions: American Public University System Inc. (APUS) and National Education Seminars Inc. also referred as Hondros College of Nursing (HCON). The Company’s operations are organized into two segments: American Public Education Segment (APEI Segment) which includes operational activities of APUS other corporate activities and minority investments and Hondros College of Nursing Segment (HCON Segment) which includes operational activities of HCON. APUS provides online post-secondary education to the military and public safety communities. HCON provides nursing education to students at four campuses in the State of Ohio as well as online to serve the needs of the nursing and healthcare community.