Education & Training Services: New Oriental Education & Tech (NYSE:EDU), Apollo Education Group (NASDAQ:APOL), Chinacast Education Corporation (OTCMKTS:CAST), COCO
New Oriental Education & Tech. Group (NYSE:EDU) was upgraded by investment analysts at Thomson Reuters/Verus from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a note issued to investors on Monday, StockRatingsNetwork.com reports. New Oriental Education & Tech Grp (ADR) (NYSE:EDU) stock opened at $28.64 in last session, and closed at $28.79, while the day range of stock is $28.53 – $29.38. The stock showed a positive/negative weekly performance of -11.42 %.
Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) announced the Company will present at the 16th Annual Credit Suisse Global Services Conference. The conference will be held March 9-11, 2014, at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Ariz. Apollo Education Group Inc (NASDAQ:APOL) stock opened at $33.10, in last session and closed at $32.98, by gaining 0.83%. The 52 week range of the stock is $15.98 – $35.92. Company’s market capitalization is $3.72 billion.
ChinaCast Education Corporation (OTCMKTS:CAST) is a post-secondary education and e-Learning services provider in People’s Republic of China. The Company provides post-secondary degree and diploma programs through its two universities in China: The Foreign Trade and Business College of Chongqing Normal University and the Lijiang College of Guangxi Normal University. Chinacast Education Corporation (OTCMKTS:CAST) stock advanced 22.22% and finished the last session at $0.0330. The EPS of the stock remained 0.50. Company’s market capitalization is $1.62 million.
Corinthian Colleges (NASDAQ:COCO) saw a large growth in short interest in the month of January. As of February 14th, there was short interest totalling 22,557,760 shares, a growth of 11.2% from the January 31st total of 20,288,099 shares, Stock Ratings Network.com reports. Corinthian Colleges Inc (NASDAQ:COCO) stock opened the session at $1.56, and closed the session at $1.61. The 52 week range of the stock remained $1.27 – $2.97 and the day range was $1.54 – $1.61.