Apollo Education Group (NASDAQ:APOL) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Apollo Education Group (NASDAQ:APOL), hence the stock is down -3.09% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.81% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -1.52% and the stock has fallen -0.55% in the past 1 week.
The company shares have dropped -35.50% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 15, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $14.32 and the one year low was seen on Jan 11, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $9.14 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $8.31.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.68% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.18%.
Apollo Education Group (NASDAQ:APOL): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $9.13, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $9.15 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $8.92 and closed the trading day at $9.05, in the green by 0.11%. The total traded volume for the day was 890,936. The stock had closed at $9.04 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Sperling Peter V, director officer (Chairman of the Board) of Apollo Education Group Inc, had unloaded 3,193,194 shares at an average price of $7.19 in a transaction dated on October 23, 2015. The total value of the transaction was worth $22,959,065.
Apollo Education Group, Inc. is a private education provider. The Company offers undergraduate, graduate, certificate and non-degree educational programs and services, online and on-campus, principally to working learners in the United States and abroad. The Companys segments are University of Phoenix, Apollo Global and Other. The Companys University of Phoenix segment offers undergraduate and graduate degrees through its nine colleges in a range of program areas, as well as various non-degree programs. The Companys Apollo Global segment includes its institutions based outside the United States and its corporate operations. The Companys Other segment primarily includes Apollo Professional Development, which provides relevant programs for employers to help them recruit, develop and retain a workforce, and the Companys corporate activities.