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Relatively Low Current Ratio Detected in Shares of Cambium Learning in the Education Services Industry (ABCD, BFAM, HMHC, DV, APOL)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Education Services industry with the lowest current ratios. Current ratio is useful to get an idea of how quickly a company can repay its short-term liabilities with its short-term assets. The higher the current ratio, the more capable the company is of paying its obligations.

Cambium Learning ranks lowest with a a current ratio of 0.3. Bright Horizons is next with a a current ratio of 0.4. Houghton Mifflin ranks third lowest with a a current ratio of 1.2.

Devry Education follows with a a current ratio of 1.2, and Apollo Education rounds out the bottom five with a a current ratio of 1.5.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Apollo Education on February 8th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $8.53. Since that recommendation, shares of Apollo Education have risen 17.2%. We continue to monitor Apollo Education for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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