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Grand Canyon Education (LOPE) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 6.7%

Grand Canyon Education, Inc.LOPE was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise almost 7% on the day. The move came on solid volume 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 $56.87 to $58.98 in the past one-month time frame.

In the last 30 days, the company has seen two upward estimate revisions and the Zacks Consensus Estimate also moved higher, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for Grand Canyon Education. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent jump can turn into more strength down the road.

Grand Canyon Education currently has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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Another well-ranked Schools stock is DeVry Education Group Inc. DV , which holds the same Zacks Rank as Grand Canyon Education. You can see the complete list of today's Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here .

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