Apollo Group unchanged at $29.27. Career Education Corp. unchanged at $5.05. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 34 or. 7 percent, to $49.73.
Apollo Group fell$. 11 or. 4 percent, to $29.16. Career Education Corp. fell$. 05 or 1.0 percent, to $5.00. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 41 or. 8 percent, to $49.80.
Apollo Group rose$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $29.34. Career Education Corp. fell$. 05 or 1.0 percent, to $5.00. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 29 or. 6 percent, to $49.68.
Apollo Group rose$. 53 or 1.9 percent, to $29.15. Career Education Corp. rose$. 13 or 2.6 percent, to $5.12. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 94 or 1.9 percent, to $50.41.
Apollo Group rose$. 41 or 1.4 percent, to $29.03. Career Education Corp. rose$. 14 or 2.8 percent, to $5.13. Strayer Education Inc. rose $1.03 or 2.1 percent, to $50.50.
Apollo Group rose$. 08 or. 3 percent, to $28.93. Career Education Corp. rose$. 07 or 1.5 percent, to $4.79. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 25 or. 5 percent, to $50.62.
Apollo Group unchanged at $28.93. Career Education Corp. unchanged at $4.74. Strayer Education Inc. fell$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $50.75.
Apollo Group fell$. 08 or. 3 percent, to $28.85. Career Education Corp. rose$. 06 or 1.3 percent, to $4.80. Strayer Education Inc. fell$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $50.72.
*Department of Education raises financial oversight. June 19- For-profit education provider Corinthian Colleges Inc said Its ability to continue as a going concern was in jeopardy after the U.S. Department of Education extended the waiting period to draw down federal student aid funds.
May 22- ITT Educational Services Inc, a for-profit college operator, withdrew its full-year forecast and warned of a fall in new enrollment after rising for three straight quarters, adding to the uncertainty surrounding the sector.
*Board hires Barclays to explore strategic options. May 6- Corinthian Colleges Inc said it has breached debt covenants due to $76.5 million in charges, and said it had hired Barclays Plc to explore strategic options.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
When the University of Phoenix, the country's largest university, announced this week it's closing 115 campuses and satellite locations, it signaled more than a sudden availability of commercial real estate near highway interchanges, where for-profit colleges like to set up shop as a student convenience.
DeVry Inc. was one of the day's biggest gainers, rising $1.11, or 4.9 percent, to $23.87, after peaking at $25.02 earlier in the day.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
Career Education plunged last week, and the bears are looking for more. OptionMonster's real-time tracking system detected the purchase of 3,200 April 7 puts for $0.20 on Friday. Volume was more than 5 times open interest in the strike.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg has Career Education in his cross-hairs even as the company struggles to keep its accreditation.
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What's next for for-profit schools is a rule known best as “gainful employment,” which some might view as a small package with a big stick.