Laureate Education Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Laureate Education

Laureate revenues down again

Revenue of $528.6M (-15.0% Y/Y) misses by $27.95M.

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Selling off INTI schools in Malaysia

"Laureate Education, Inc. (LAUR) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with HOPE Education Group (Hong Kong) Company Limited for the sale of Laureate’s INTI Education Holdings Sdn. Bhd. and its subsidiaries (INTI Education Group), a... —  read more 

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Revenues stagnant

How does Laureate stay alive? Can they make a "profit" without selling off more schools?

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Unlocking shareholder value is doublespeak for...

"The company says it will evaluate all potential options for its businesses, including sales, spin-offs or business combinations. Laureate has already initiated separate processes to explore the sale of its Peru, Mexico and Australia/New Zealand... —  read more 

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Selling off AUS and NZ

Laureate Education (LAUR -0.5%) has tasked Goldman Sachs with finding a buyer for its Australian and New Zealand business, reports Australian Financial Review.

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Bottom line?

Laureate continues to lose money, but you wouldn't know it by listening to the... —  read more 

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So there is a rumor this company is going to either sell off the rest of the schools or have massive layoffs outside the East coast.

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Here For Good? B-Corp BS

Here are Laureate's B-Corp disclosures which include the scandals in Chile, Spain and Turkey. Portugal was not included.

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Laureate collapse

Here's an update to my College Meltdown report: Subsidiary Walden University has second largest US student loan debt ($9B) LAUR only makes a profit by selling off schools LAUR has been underwater with debt since IPO Balance sheet has always... —  read more 

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Wengen trying to sell off more shares

"Laureate Education, Inc. (LAUR) (the “Company”) today announced the commencement of an underwritten secondary offering of 15,000,000 shares of the Company’s Class A common stock by Wengen Alberta, Limited Partnership (the “Selling Stockholder”), the... —  read more 

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Is Laureate cooking the books?

Check out the balance sheet. Do you really believe the numbers?

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Another bloodbath?

How many school closings will be in the next 10Q? Next earnings call August 8th at 8:30 am. —  read more 

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Irony of ironies...

It's interesting that DB could envision the US College Meltdown, but not the collapse of his own system. —  read more 

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No wonder Laureate lost contract in Saudi Arabia (Saudi Gazette)

A professor at the Laureate College of Excellence was fired for insulting Islam and students using offensive and racial slurs, Al-Madinah newspaper reported. Students from the college claimed on Monday that the professor, who is from a Western... —  read more 

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Here For Good?

"Laureate Education Inc. (LAUR) is fighting for survival. The international for-profit system of colleges is no longer backed by the Clinton Foundation. Its founder Doug Becker was ousted in 2018 with an enormous golden parachute. And its rich and... —  read more 

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Pump and dump

More on Wengen dumping Laureate shares... —  read more 

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Brazil blow up spells trouble for Laureate

Laureate has been downsizing so fast that they have made Brazil an essential part of their network. And now Brazil is blowing up. The recent 10 percent loss in revenues is probably just the beginning. —  read more 

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Laureate 2015-present

Sold or closed schools Centro Universitário do Norte – UniNorte (Brazil) (sold 2019)[2] Les Roches Jin Jiang International Hotel Management College (China) (sold 2016)[3] Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University XJTLU (China) (Laureate's online program... —  read more 

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Earnings estimates

And if they can't meet earnings? "Four analysts have made estimates for Laureate Education’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.47 and the highest is $0.69. " "According to Zacks, analysts expect that Laureate Education will report full-year... —  read more 

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COO and CEO of Brazil out

Rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic... —  read more 

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Laureate and the College Mania!

Laureate was just a symptom of a madness, brought on by a contagion of greed, a College Mania! that is still perpetuated by bankers and other investors. —  read more 

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What has Laureate been like with KKR and others in charge?

"The findings cast a shadow over private equity's involvement in higher ed, with buyouts tied to less spent on education, higher tuition, more debt per student, lower graduation and repayment rates, and lower earnings for graduates."... —  read more 

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Laureate unloads UniNorte

"The sale of Centro Universitário do Norte (UniNorte) is for ~$49.9M at the current exchange rate), which includes the assumption of net debt in the amount of ~$2.5M." —  read more 

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Did SAC push DB off the Board?

Did SAC push DB off the Board once his privileges were restored? —  read more 

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Company future in jeopardy.

Soon they will sell their biggest asset (Walden) so investors can get their money. After that all the other schools will close or be sold off. Doug Becker was the glue to this company and he was ousted as CEO and now from the Board. Good luck.

Founder bails

DB off the Board. —  read more 

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Laureate Education unloads universities in Spain and Portugal

Laureate Education (NASDAQ:LAUR) says it inked a deal to sell its institutions in Spain and Portugal to a company backed by the Permira funds for €770M ($871M at the current exchange rate). The institutions included in this agreement are Universidad... —  read more 

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"Here For Good"

How ironic. —  read more 

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