Stock of the Day: Is 2U Inc a Buy? The Stock Rises Again

Stock of the Day: Is 2U Inc a Buy? The Stock Rises Again

The stock of 2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) is a huge mover today! About 509,034 shares traded hands or 41.69% up from the average. 2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) has risen 39.40% since April 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.31% the S&P500.
The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $1.55B company. It was reported on Nov, 4 by Barchart.com. We have $57.66 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:TWOU worth $1.05 billion more.

2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) Ratings Coverage

Out of 6 analysts covering 2U (NASDAQ:TWOU), 6 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”. This means 100% are positive. 2U has been the topic of 13 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, October 27 with “Outperform”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, August 7 by Needham. As per Friday, August 5, the company rating was maintained by Barrington Research. The stock of 2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) earned “Buy” rating by Compass Point on Friday, August 7. Compass Point maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, August 5 report. Compass Point maintained 2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) on Friday, February 26 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, October 16 by Goldman Sachs. The stock has “Buy” rating given by Needham on Friday, July 15. Needham maintained 2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) rating on Friday, February 26. Needham has “Buy” rating and $31 price target.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “2U, Inc. is an education technology company. It is a provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions that enables nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver their education to students anywhere. The Company offers graduate and undergraduate degree programs in social work, science, public administration, healthcare, laws, education, and business administration. It also offers a suite of technology-enabled services including content development, student acquisition, and state authorization services, as well as application advising, student and faculty support, and in-program student field placements. 2U, Inc. is based in Landover, Maryland.”

More notable recent 2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “2U, Inc. Pops on Another Quarterly Beat and Raise” on November 04, 2016, also Prnewswire.com with their article: “2U, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results” published on November 03, 2016, Prnewswire.com published: “2U, Inc. to Host Investor Day on November 15, 2016” on October 25, 2016. More interesting news about 2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “2U, Inc. to Announce 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results on Thursday …” published on October 13, 2016 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “Cathy Graham of 2U Inc. (Video)” with publication date: July 14, 2016.

TWOU Company Profile

2U, Inc., incorporated on April 2, 2008, is a well-known provider of an integrated solution consisting of cloud software-as-a-service (SaaS) combined with technology-enabled services (together, the Platform) that allows colleges and universities to deliver online degree programs. The Company’s SaaS technology consists of an online learning environment, Online Campus, which acts as the hub for student and faculty academic and social interaction, and activities applications. The Firm also provides technology-enabled services that support the complete lifecycle of a higher education program. The Company’s clients use the Online Campus portion of its Platform to offer educational content, instructor-led classes averaging over 10 students per session in a live setting, accessible through Web and mobile applications. The Company’s clients use the activities applications within its Platform to enable and support their online operations, and integrate those activities with their existing university systems. These applications provide the content management, admissions application processing, customer relationship management, and other functionality necessary to operate its clients’ programs. The Company’s Platform also provides clients with real-time data and analytical insight related to student performance and engagement, student and faculty satisfaction, and enrollment.

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