Grand Canyon Education Inc. (LOPE)

88.62
NASDAQ : Commercial Services
Prev Close 87.06
Day Low/High 87.35 / 88.91
52 Wk Low/High 76.48 / 132.72
Avg Volume 482.10K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 48.23M
Market Cap 4.20B
EPS 4.80
P/E Ratio 16.30
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Grand Canyon upgraded at Piper

Grand Canyon upgraded at Baird

Short Book

Here's a look. The individual names that I am short include Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), IBM (IBM), American Express (AXP), Danaher (DHR), Lincoln National (LNC), MetLife (MET), Wells Fargo (WFC), Schwab (SCHW), Starbucks (SBUX), Yahoo! (YHOO) and Gr...

More Stock for the Jerk Store

Hindsight is 20/20. With the benefit of hindsight, I made a mistake in covering the life insurance stock shorts -- Prudential (PRU), Lincoln National (LNC), MetLife (MET) -- as well as my Danaher (DHR), Yahoo! (YHOO) and Grand Canyon Education (LOPE...

Short Book

Here it is. I am very light on the long side now. Here is my current short book (individual equities only): Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), McDonald's (MCD), Schwab (SCHW), Morgan Stanley (MS), Yahoo! (YHOO), Home Depot (HD), Lowe's (LOW), Grand Canyon ...

Levels

Currently, only two out of 85 stocks that I have mentioned in my diary are eligible to buy. Jerry (Jerry Seinfeld): (To Kramer and Morty) What is this about? Kramer (Michael Richards): I'm completely changing the configuration of the apartment. You'...

Grand Canyon downgraded at Piper

Covering Three Shorts

Namely, Grand Canyon Education, Henry Schein and Schwab. Housekeeping item: I am covering my Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), Henry Schein (HSIC) and Schwab (SCHW) shorts now.

Short Book

Here's a look. I remain short the following names: SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund (IWM), PowerShares QQQ (QQQ), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Danaher (DHR), Fastenal (FAST), Morgan Stanley (MS), Goldman Sachs (GS), Linco...

Portfolio Review

Here's a look at my current positions (long and short). I am long ProShares UltraShort Russell2000 (TWM), Monitise (MONI.L), SPDR Gold Trust (GLD), Chimera (CIM) and Northwest Bancshares (NWBI). I am short Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Danaher (DHR), ...

That Was the Week That Was

Let's review. My look back at the week's daily diary highlights borrows its title from a popular 1960s BBC comedy show hosted by David Frost. I began the week by keeping a close eye on the economy and summarized that data have been disappointing. Wh...

Not All Education Stocks Dumb

Not All Education Stocks Dumb

Wells Fargo Securities analyst Trace Urdan says there is value in for-profit education stocks like DeVry/Capella despite the recent selloff.

Portfolio Review

Below is a list of my current long and short positions. I am currently long Chimera (CIM), Citigroup (C), Northwest Bancshares (NWBI), SPDR Gold Trust (GLD) and Monitise (MONI.L) And I am currently short SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), iShares Russell...

Portfolio Review

Here is a list of my current long and short positions. I am currently long Chimera (CIM), Monitise (MONI.L), SPDR Gold Trust (GLD), Northwest Bancshares (NWBI) and Citigroup (C). And I am currently short SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), iShares Russell...

That Was the Week That Was

Let's review. My look back at the week's daily diary highlights borrows its title from a popular 1960s BBC comedy show hosted by David Frost. I began the week with only five longs -- SPDR Gold Trust (GLD), Apple (AAPL), Monitise (MONI.L), Northwest ...

Short Book

Here are my current short positions. I am currently short the following names: SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), PowerShares QQQ (QQQ), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Danaher (DHR), Goldman Sachs (GS), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), Morgan Stanley (MS), He...

That Was the Week That Was

Let's review. My look back at the week's daily diary highlights borrows its title from a popular 1960s BBC comedy show hosted by David Frost. We began this Memorial Day-shortened week on Tuesday, when I presented the case to buy gold. In the past, I...

Heavy Insider Trading in LOPE

I have rarely seen so many occurrences of insider exercises of options well in advance of expiration. In the past, I have discussed the red flag of insider exercises of options well in advance of expiration of the option. I have rarely seen so many ...

Earnings Roundup

Here is my compilation of last night's profit reports. 24 beats: W&T Offshore (WTI) Oasis Petroleum (OAS) Marathon Oil (MRO) Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTSH) Disney (DIS) Electronic Arts (EA) Regency Centers ...

The Short of It

My shorts are actually working for me today. My stable of shorts -- Danaher (DHR), Fastenal (FAST), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), Henry Schein (HSIC) and Yahoo! (YHOO) -- is starting to perform on the downside today, which is a good thing! And then...

Today's Trades

So far. I added to shorts in Yahoo! (YHOO), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE) and Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) today, and I am bidding for more Monitise (MONI.L).

Today's Shorts

They include Grand Canyon Education, Henry Schein and Berkshire. I shorted more Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), Henry Schein (HSIC) and Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) today. Besides my Apple (AAPL) trades, not much else!

That Was the Week That Was

Let's review. Monday began with an explanation of "Why I Remain Bearish," in which I outlined that: low interest rates have buoyed the markets; there is no free lunch; highfliers such as Apple (AAPL) and gold are not infallible; global growth is slo...

More of Today's Shorts

I am back short Starbucks and Nationstar and added to my Grand Canyon Education short. I have reshorted Starbucks (SBUX) and Nationstar (NSM), and I have added to my Grand Canyon Education (LOPE) short.

Anti-LOPE

This one might go back on my restricted list. I have covered my Grand Canyon Education (LOPE) short. I will revisit at a later date, though it might go back on my restricted list.

March Stock Madness

My March Stock Madness contest forecasts the winner among my favorite longs and shorts within a time frame of three to six months. "I'm living the dream." -- Dick Vitale Welcome to my 2013 long/short brackets for March Stock Madness. Unlike the NCAA...

Favorite Long, Favorite Short

Here's what I like the best on each side. Favorite long: Ocwen Financial (OCN). Favorite short: Grand Canyon Education (LOPE).

Shorts Coming In

Some core shorts are starting to underperform. "It's been a long time coming It's going to be a long time gone And it appears to be a long Appears to be a long Appears to be a long time It's a long, long, long, long time Before the dawn." - Crosby, ...