Apollo Group, New Oriental Education & Technology, DeVry, Career Education, and Corinthian Colleges Early Briefing and Review

LONDON, March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

The Education & Training Services industry in the U.S. faced significant challenges in the last few years as student enrollment fell. However, the industry has been making efforts to boost student enrollment. Education & training services companies in the U.S. such as Apollo Group Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL), DeVry Inc. (NYSE: DV), Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ: CECO) and Corinthian Colleges Inc. have been offering new courses to improve the job prospects of students. The industry has been also looking to expand overseas, especially in Asia. The education & training services market in China has been growing at a robust pace, benefiting China-based education & training services provider New Oriental Education & Tech Group (NYSE: EDU). On Thursday, education & training services stocks ended mostly higher as the broad market rallied. StockCall has released free charting and technical research on these aforementioned companies. Register to read these reports at


Apollo Group Inc. shares rallied in Thursday's trading session. The stock closed 1.51% higher at $16.86 on volume of 1.53 million, which is a little over half of the daily average volume of 3.04 million. The for-profit academic company's shares have now gained more than 4% in the last three trading sessions. Despite the recent gains, shares of APOL have fallen more than 19% so far this year. Apollo Group's shares are trading well below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Sign up for the free report on APOL at


Shares of New Oriental Education & Tech Group fell in Thursday's trading session. The stock closed 0.53% lower at $15.14 on volume of 845,608. Despite the pullback yesterday, the stock is still up nearly 0.50% in the last three trading sessions. Year-to-date, the company's shares have fallen more than 22%, underperforming the broad market. The stock has fallen sharply since the start of this year. However, it has found support at around $15. Technical indicators for the stock suggest that market sentiment has turned bullish. EDU free technical report can be accessed by signing up at


Shares of DeVry Inc. have outperformed the S&P 500 this year, gaining more than 27%, compared to a jump of a little over 8.20% for the S&P 500. On Thursday, DeVry's shares rose 1.10% to finish the day at $30.24 on volume of 408,180. The company's shares are currently trading well above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock is currently facing resistance at around $31. Free report on DV can be accessed by registering at


Shares of Career Education Corp. rallied in Thursday's trading session. The stock closed 3.52% higher at $2.65 on above average volume of 1.87 million. Despite the sharp rise in yesterday's session, the stock has fallen more than 2.50% in the last three trading sessions. Year-to-date, the stock has fallen nearly 25%. Register with StockCall and download the research on CECO for free at


Shares of Corinthian Colleges Inc. rose sharply in yesterday's trading session. The stock closed 1.95% higher at $2.09 on volume of 601,944 and has now gained 4.5% in the last three sessions. The stock has Price/Earnings ratio of 6.53. Read the full free research on COCO by signing up to StockCall at


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