Gotham Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Adtalem Global Education Inc (NASDAQ:ATGE) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund purchased 93,617 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,553,000. Gotham Asset Management LLC owned approximately 0.15% of Adtalem Global Education at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the business. BlackRock Inc. bought a new stake in Adtalem Global Education during the 2nd quarter valued at $229,924,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP bought a new stake in Adtalem Global Education during the 2nd quarter valued at $200,183,000. Vanguard Group Inc. bought a new stake in Adtalem Global Education during the 2nd quarter valued at $184,918,000. William Blair Investment Management LLC bought a new stake in Adtalem Global Education during the 2nd quarter valued at $128,673,000. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN bought a new stake in Adtalem Global Education during the 2nd quarter valued at $79,653,000.

In other Adtalem Global Education news, insider Eric P. Dirst sold 3,114 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.06, for a total transaction of $106,062.84. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 14,800 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $504,088. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Also, insider Susan Groenwald sold 5,887 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $33.80, for a total value of $198,980.60. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 30,582 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,033,671.60. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 11,328 shares of company stock valued at $384,138 in the last three months.

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Adtalem Global Education (NASDAQ:ATGE) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 17th. The company reported $0.78 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.09. The business had revenue of $451.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $452.77 million. Adtalem Global Education had a return on equity of 10.35% and a net margin of 9.76%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.65 earnings per share.

A number of brokerages have commented on ATGE. BMO Capital Markets restated a “market perform” rating and set a $35.00 price target (down previously from $40.00) on shares of Adtalem Global Education in a research note on Monday, August 21st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Adtalem Global Education from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, July 7th.

Adtalem Global Education Company Profile

Adtalem Global Education Inc, formerly 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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Adtalem Global Education (NASDAQ:ATGE)

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