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Top 5 Companies in the Education Services Industry With the Lowest Free Cash Flow Per Share (BPI, LRN, APEI, DV, STRA)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Education Services industry with the lowest (positive) free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.

Bridgepoint Education ranks lowest with a FCF per share of $0.53. K12 is next with a FCF per share of $1.57. American Public Education ranks third lowest with a FCF per share of $1.87.

DeVry follows with a FCF per share of $2.53, and Strayer Education rounds out the bottom five with a FCF per share of $2.95.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Bridgepoint Education on March 17th, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $10.18. Since that recommendation, shares of Bridgepoint Education have risen 38.7%. We continue to monitor Bridgepoint Education for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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