Financial Briefs ï¿½
- BACK TO SCHOOL. Schonfeld, Erick // Fortune;9/4/1995, Vol. 132 Issue 5, p137
Informs that the 36,000 adult students at the Apollo Group's 65 learning centers and University of Phoenix locations are not treated like 18-year-olds. The fraction of all college students who are working adults; Types of courses offered; Faculty; Stock price since initial public offering (IPO)...
- Revenue Up 6.4% at Halfway Point in Apollo's Fiscal 2007. // Educational Marketer;5/28/2007, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p1
The article reports on the financial performance of Apollo Group Inc., the operator of for-profit, career-oriented University of Phoenix in Arizona for the first six months of its fiscal year that ended on February 28, 2007. The company posted a revenue of $1.28 billion, 6.4% higher for the same...
- "Tracking" Common Stocks and the Potential for Misuse of the Two-Class Method of Calculating Earnings Per Share. Maddox III, Robert L. // Management Accounting Quarterly;Autumn2002, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p16
Discusses the use of the Statement of Financial Accounting Standards No. 128 and International Accounting Standard 33 for the correct rules governing earnings per share calculations. Right of the tracking stock to participate in the undistributed earnings of an issuer via dividends; Information...
- University of Phoenix Online plans IPO. Irwin, Dave // Inside Tucson Business;04/03/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p13
Reports on developments related to high technology industries in Tucson, Arizona, as of April 3, 2000. Includes Apollo Group Inc.'s planned initial public offering for University of Phoenix Online.
- Debating Apollo Group APOL. Rowland, Kristan; Burns, Scott // Morningstar StockInvestor;2/15/2007, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p22
The author focuses on the growth of the company, Apollo Group. Apollo is the leader in online education and is the largest private university in the U.S. The financial characteristics of the company and the valuation of the stock are not that impressive, according to the author. What will...
- Education: a bad business? Griffiths, Catrin // Lawyer;11/23/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p3
The author reflects on the issues about revenue recognition of law schools in Great Britain in response to the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission's (SEC) informal inquiry on the accounting irregularities of for-profit higher education provider Apollo Group Inc.
- Apollo Group Plans Larger International Role in $1 Billion Venture with Carlyle Group. // Educational Marketer;10/29/2007, Vol. 38 Issue 21, p1
The article reports on the joint venture between Apollo Group Inc. and equity firm The Carlyle Group in the U.S. Apollo has committed an initial $801 million while The Carlyle has committed $199 million and will own a 19.9% share of the joint venture. Several personnel changes occurring in the...
- Apollo Group Q3 Revenue Climbs 36.5%; Online Revenue Up 60%. // Educational Marketer;7/12/2004, Vol. 35 Issue 20, p5
Reports that educational publisher Apollo Group's revenue will rise for the third quarter ending on August 31, 2004. Profit figures for the publisher's computer network segment University of Phoenix Online; Tabular representation of the publisher's financial conditions recent as of the third...
- Apollo Group. Rowland, Kristan // Morningstar GrowthInvestor;Apr2006, Vol. 1 Issue 11, p6
Features Apollo Group which provides postsecondary education to working adults through the University of Phoenix, UOP Online, and the Institute for Professional Development. Management; Valuation; Factors that makes Apollo stock a growth company.