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Universal Technical Institute is Among the Companies in the Education Services Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (UTI, BPI, LRN, LOPE, STRA)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Education Services industry with the highest forward price to earnings (P/E) ratios. Forward P/E uses estimated earnings to compare relative value among companies in the same industry. Generally, the lower the forward P/E, the more undervalued a company is believed to be.

Universal Technical Institute ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 41.48. Following is Bridgepoint Education with a a forward P/E ratio of 24.32. K12 ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 21.47.

Grand Canyon Education follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 18.92, and Strayer Education rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 17.70.

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Keywords: highest forward p/e ratio universal technical institute bridgepoint education k12 grand canyon education strayer education

Ticker(s): UTI BPI LRN LOPE STRA