Barrington Reaffirms Their Hold Rating on 2U (TWOU)

Barrington analyst Alexander Paris maintained a Hold rating on 2U (TWOUResearch Report) today. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $21.45, close to its 52-week low of $11.37.

According to TipRanks.com, Paris ‘ ranking currently consits of no stars on a 0-5 ranking scale, with an average return of -3.0% and a 38.7% success rate. Paris covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as American Public Education, Adtalem Global Education, and Franklin Covey Company.

Currently, the analyst consensus on 2U is a Hold with an average price target of $26.25, implying a 1.7% upside from current levels. In a report released yesterday, BMO Capital also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $24.00 price target.

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The company has a one-year high of $80.49 and a one-year low of $11.37. Currently, 2U has an average volume of 1.89M.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 40 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is positive on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders buying their shares of TWOU in relation to earlier this year.

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2U, Inc. engages in the provision of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions for nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver education to qualified students. It operates through the Graduate Program and Short Course segments. The Graduate Program segment target students seeking a full graduate degree of the same quality receives on-campus.