ITT Educational Services (ESI) : The consensus on ITT Educational Services (ESI) based on 2 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 1 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
ITT Educational Services (ESI) : The most positive equity analysts on ITT Educational Services (ESI) expects the shares to touch $6, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $2 in the short term. The company is covered by 2 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $4 with an expected fluctuation of $2.83 from the mean.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. ITT Educational Services (NYSE:ESI): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $2.15 and $2.15 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $2.23. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $2.19, notching a gain of 1.86% for the day. The total traded volume was 125,231 . The stock had closed at $2.15 on the previous day.
ITT Educational Services, Inc. is a provider of postsecondary degree programs in the United States. The Company had approximately 144 college locations in 39 states and offered one or more of its online programs to students who are located in all 50 states. The Company offers master, bachelor and associate degree programs to around 53,000 students and short-term information technology and business learning solutions for career advancers and other professionals. The Company designs its education programs, after consultation with employers and other constituents, to allow graduates prepare for careers in different fields involving their areas of study. The Company provides career-oriented education programs under the ITT Technical Institute name and the Daniel Webster College name. The Companys education programs also include general education courses in the humanities, composition, mathematics, the sciences and the social sciences.
Posted by Elizabeth Roberts