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How to buy Adtalem Global Education (ATGE) shares

Learn how to easily invest in Adtalem Global Education shares.

Adtalem Global Education is an education & training services business based in the US. Adtalem Global Education stocks (ATGE.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $36.94 – a decrease of 1.59% over the previous week. Adtalem Global Education employs 4,426 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.2 billion.

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Is it a good time to buy Adtalem Global Education stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted Adtalem Global Education's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Adtalem Global Education's stock price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $29.7, which is 13.91% down on its pre-crash value of $34.5 and 50.30% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $19.76.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Adtalem Global Education stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $669.41 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $846.75.

Adtalem Global Education stock price (NYSE:ATGE)

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Adtalem Global Education shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-10.
Latest market close$29.70
52-week range$26.66 - $43.85
50-day moving average $31.17
200-day moving average $35.81
Wall St. target price$41.33
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.02

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Adtalem Global Education price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $29.7 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-07) -1.59%
1 month (2021-12-16) 5.21%
3 months (2021-10-15) -18.43%
6 months (2021-07-16) -15.72%
1 year (2021-01-15) -19.51%
2 years (2020-01-16) -19.45%
3 years (2019-01-16) 47.99
5 years (2017-01-13) 33

Is Adtalem Global Education under- or over-valued?

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

Adtalem Global Education's PEG ratio

Adtalem Global Education's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.4664. 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 Adtalem Global Education's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Adtalem Global Education's EBITDA

Adtalem Global Education's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $247.1 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Adtalem Global Education's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Adtalem Global Education financials

Revenue TTM $1.2 billion
Operating margin TTM 15.13%
Gross profit TTM $623.1 million
Return on assets TTM 3.7%
Return on equity TTM 2.58%
Profit margin -0.09%
Book value $25.43
Market capitalisation $1.5 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Adtalem Global Education share dividends

We're not expecting Adtalem Global Education to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Adtalem Global Education's shares ever split?

Adtalem Global Education's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 21 June 1998. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Adtalem Global Education shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Adtalem Global Education shares which in turn could have impacted Adtalem Global Education's share price.

Adtalem Global Education share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Adtalem Global Education's shares have ranged in value from as little as $26.66 up to $43.85. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ATGE.US volatility(beta: 1.05)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Adtalem Global Education's is 1.0512. This would suggest that Adtalem Global Education's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Adtalem Global Education overview

Adtalem Global Education Inc. provides workforce solutions worldwide. It operates through two segments, Medical and Healthcare; and Financial Services. The Medical and Healthcare segment offers degree and non-degree programs in the medical and healthcare postsecondary education industry. This segment operates Chamberlain University, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Ross University School of Medicine, and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. The Financial Services segment provides test preparation, certifications, conferences, seminars, memberships, and subscriptions to business professionals in the areas of accounting, anti-money laundering, banking, and mortgage lending. It operates Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists, Becker Professional Education, OnCourse Learning, and EduPristine.

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