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Education Management Corporation (EDMC) Jumps: Stock Soars 22.1% - Tale of the Tape

Education Management Corporation ( EDMC ) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise more than 22% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend of the company, as the stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $1.12 to $1.54 since Jul 23, 2014.

The company has seen no estimate revision over the past 30 days, while the Zacks Consensus Estimate remained unchanged. The recent price action is encouraging though, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

Education Management currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

Some better-ranked educational stocks include Capella Education Co. ( CPLA ), GP Strategies Corp. ( GPX ) and Grand Canyon Education, Inc. ( LOPE ). All these stocks have a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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