DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE:DV) major shareholder Value Advisers International sold 3,114 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $29.33, for a total value of $91,333.62. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Large shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s stock are required to disclose their transactions with the SEC.

Value Advisers International also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, November 22nd, Value Advisers International sold 2,246 shares of DeVry Education Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.02, for a total value of $62,932.92.
  • On Friday, November 18th, Value Advisers International sold 2,770 shares of DeVry Education Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.34, for a total value of $78,501.80.
  • On Wednesday, November 16th, Value Advisers International sold 34 shares of DeVry Education Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $27.94, for a total value of $949.96.
  • On Monday, November 14th, Value Advisers International sold 3,272 shares of DeVry Education Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $27.92, for a total value of $91,354.24.
  • On Thursday, November 10th, Value Advisers International sold 7,427 shares of DeVry Education Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $24.26, for a total value of $180,179.02.
  • On Tuesday, November 8th, Value Advisers International sold 558 shares of DeVry Education Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.57, for a total value of $13,152.06.
  • On Thursday, November 3rd, Value Advisers International sold 435 shares of DeVry Education Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.61, for a total value of $10,270.35.
  • On Friday, October 28th, Value Advisers International sold 473 shares of DeVry Education Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.53, for a total value of $11,129.69.
  • On Thursday, October 13th, Value Advisers International sold 172 shares of DeVry Education Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.52, for a total value of $4,045.44.
  • On Tuesday, October 11th, Value Advisers International sold 10 shares of DeVry Education Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.50, for a total value of $235.00.

Shares of DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE:DV) traded up 1.19% during midday trading on Monday, reaching $29.65. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 746,753 shares. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $24.68 and its 200 day moving average is $21.78. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.86 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 114.92 and a beta of 0.90. DeVry Education Group Inc. has a 52 week low of $15.36 and a 52 week high of $29.77.

DeVry Education Group (NYSE:DV) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 1st. The company reported $0.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.02. DeVry Education Group had a return on equity of 10.49% and a net margin of 0.89%. The business had revenue of $449.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $443.62 million. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.38 EPS. DeVry Education Group’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.9% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities analysts forecast that DeVry Education Group Inc. will post $2.55 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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The firm also recently disclosed a semiannual dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 2nd will be issued a dividend of $0.18 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 30th. DeVry Education Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 144.01%.

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Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Quantbot Technologies LP purchased a new position in shares of DeVry Education Group during the third quarter worth $125,000. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC boosted its position in shares of DeVry Education Group by 160.8% in the third quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 5,630 shares of the company’s stock worth $129,000 after buying an additional 3,471 shares during the last quarter. US Bancorp DE boosted its position in shares of DeVry Education Group by 7.8% in the second quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 8,258 shares of the company’s stock worth $147,000 after buying an additional 598 shares during the last quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas boosted its position in shares of DeVry Education Group by 13.8% in the second quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 8,444 shares of the company’s stock worth $151,000 after buying an additional 1,022 shares during the last quarter. Finally, KBC Group NV boosted its position in shares of DeVry Education Group by 82.6% in the third quarter. KBC Group NV now owns 6,991 shares of the company’s stock worth $161,000 after buying an additional 3,162 shares during the last quarter.

Several brokerages have recently commented on DV. Credit Suisse Group AG set a $24.00 price target on DeVry Education Group and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Sunday, October 2nd. Barrington Research downgraded DeVry Education Group from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report on Monday, August 15th. Piper Jaffray Cos. reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a $35.00 price objective on shares of DeVry Education Group in a report on Sunday, August 21st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded DeVry Education Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $26.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Thursday, November 3rd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $24.75.

DeVry Education Group Company Profile

DeVry Education Group Inc (DeVry Group) is a global provider of educational services. DeVry Group’s focuses on empowering its students to achieve their educational and career goals. DeVry Group’s institutions offer a range of programs in healthcare, technology, business, accounting, finance and law. The Company operates in three segments: Medical and Healthcare; International and Professional Education, and Business, Technology and Management.

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