Earnings Reaction History: Career Education Corporation, 50.0% Follow-Through Indicator, 13.8% Sensitive


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Expected Earnings Release: 02/27/2014, Premarket

Avg. Extended-Hours Dollar Volume: $405,953

Career Education Corporation ( CECO ) is due to issue its quarterly earnings report in the upcoming extended-hours session. Given its history, traders can expect light trading in the issue immediately following its quarterly earnings announcement. Historical earnings event related premarket and after-hours trading activity in CECO indicates that the price change in the extended hours is likely to be of limited value in forecasting additional price movement by the following regular session close.

Last 12 Qtrs Positive Only Price Reactions

Percent of time added to extended-hours gains: 0%

Average next regular session additional gain: 0%

There have not been any meaningful extended-hours earnings related price reactions over the previous 3 years (12 quarters) in this direction.

Last 12 Qtrs Negative Only Price Reactions

Percent of time added to extended-hours losses: 100%

Average next regular session additional loss: 10.6%

Over that same historical period, when shares of CECO dropped in the extended-hours in reaction to its earnings announcement, history shows that 100.0% of the time (2 events) the stock dropped further, adding to the extended-hours losses by an average of 10.6% by the following regular session close.

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