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May 6- Corinthian Colleges Inc said it would explore strategic alternatives as student enrollments decline and the company faces potential legal action from U.S. regulators. The for-profit education company said its board had authorized the retention of an investment bank to explore its options.
Stocks finished well off their earlier lows in volatile trading Thursday, as techs recovered in the final minutes of trading, but brewing worries over Europe kept a damper on gains.
U.S. stock index futures pared their gains Thursday following policy announcements from both the Bank of England and the European Central Bank and as investors digested a pair of mixed economic reports.
Graham Tuckwell is making news for giving away his children's inheritance. CNBC's Robert Frank takes a look at children of the wealthy like Paris Hilton and Ivanka Trump to see if money has "poisoned" them.
Recent data released by the Department of Education shows that students at for-profit schools have the highest default rates on student loans.
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.
If you’re a Bridgepoint investor, Monday’s press release must have left you feeling like you bombed your final exam before graduation. If you haven’t already panicked out of your position, you could feel better when Bridgepoint bounces back, likely later in the week.
The S&P small-cap 600 index reached a new high Tuesday as U.S. equities appear to be on track to close the first quarter of 2012 with their best performance since 1998.
The bulls are headed back to school at Corinthian Colleges.
If the U.S. debt limit is not increased by Congress, the troubled for-profit education industry would be among the first to take a hit.
Stocks lost steam in the last few minutes of trading to close mixed Thursday ahead of the government's monthly jobs figure and after EU officials said no agreement has been reached on additional funding for Greece.
Stocks rebounded from earlier lows, but wavered ahead of the close Thursday ahead of the government's monthly jobs figure and after EU officials said no agreement has been reached on additional funding for Greece.
Stocks fluctuated on Thursday following mixed news on the economy a day after the market suffered its biggest losses since last August.
Futures held slight after news of a slight dip in jobless claims that fell short of expectations. The firmer tone comes a day after the market suffered its biggest losses since last August as investors waited for more clues on the strength of the economy ahead of Friday's government jobs report.
Following are moves you might have missed. Find out why shares of Molycorp and Best Buy popped while Marvell Technology and Corinthian Colleges dropped.
Say this for Washington Post: When reality hit regarding the impact of changes in rules that relate to for-profit education and its Kaplan Higher Education unit, the company wasted little time getting ahead of the curve.
For-profit schools are back in focus today after the Education Department’s release of 2008 three-year student default rates.
Stocks ended mixed, but off the lows of the session, amid rekindled European debt worries and as investors awaited the start of the earnings season.
Stocks pared some of their earlier losses as tech stocks gained, but remained under pressure for a third straight session Monday amid rekindled European worries and as investors awaited the start of the earnings season. AT&T and DuPont fell, while BofA rose.
Stocks fell as investors awaited the start of the earnings season and shrugged off a spate of mergers and acquisitions activity. DuPont and Microsoft fell fell, while GE rose.