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2U Inc
- $0.32 ( - 2.08%)

2U (TWOU) is a leading education & training services business based in the US. It opened the day at $43.51 after a previous close of $43.31. During the day the price has varied from a low of $42.7 to a high of $44.29. The latest price was $44.2 (25 minute delay). 2U is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 3,772 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

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2U stock price (NASDAQ:TWOU)

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2U shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-09.
Previous close$43.31
Change $0.89
Change % 2.055%
Volume 838,157
Information last updated 2022-01-15.
52-week range$15.87 - $59.74
50-day moving average $22.13
200-day moving average $33.84
Wall St. target price$42.60
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.26

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Is it a good time to buy 2U stock?

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2U price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $44.2 from 2022-01-19

1 week (2022-01-14) 169.02%
1 month (2021-12-21) 99.91%
3 months (2021-10-21) 33.66%
6 months (2021-07-21) -3.30%
1 year (2021-01-21) -0.92%
2 years (2020-01-17) 93.52%
3 years (2019-01-18) 56.43
5 years (2017-01-20) 30.42%

Is 2U under- or over-valued?

Valuing 2U stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of 2U's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

2U's PEG ratio

2U's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 18.2533. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into 2U's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

2U financials

Revenue TTM $917.4 million
Gross profit TTM $540.7 million
Return on assets TTM -4.7%
Return on equity TTM -18.04%
Profit margin -18%
Book value $11.77
Market capitalisation $1.2 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

2U share dividends

We're not expecting 2U to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

2U share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, 2U's shares have ranged in value from as little as $15.87 up to $59.74. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

TWOU.US volatility(beta: 0.86)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while 2U's is 0.8611. This would suggest that 2U's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

2U overview

2U, Inc. operates as an education technology company in the United States, Hong Kong, South Africa, and the United Kingdom. The company operates in two segments, Degree Program and Alternative Credential. The Degree Program segment provides the technology and services to nonprofit colleges and universities to enable the online delivery of degree programs. This segment targets students seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree. The Alternative Credential segment offers online short courses, and technical and skills-based boot camps through nonprofit colleges and universities. This segment targets students seeking to reskill or upskill through shorter duration and lower-priced offerings.

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