Laureate Education Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Laureate Education

Here For Good? B-Corp BS

Here are Laureate's B-Corp disclosures which include the scandals in Chile, Spain and Turkey. https://s3.amazonaws.com/blab-impact-published-production/public/XVw94vR11mV9UzRa5IovWbb8watsYpXS9bMvu6k1 Portugal was not included.

by
| 282 views | |
Post ID: @118q4OBl

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 

by
| 245 views | |
Post ID: @113YXM01

Cintana

https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2019/08/27/former-laureate-ceo-doug-becker-launches-another.html?ana=yahoo&yptr=yahoo

by
| 190 views | |
Post ID: @10YUdAjq

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 

by
| 146 views | |
Post ID: @10XyMWBm

Is Laureate cooking the books?

Check out the balance sheet. Do you really believe the numbers? https://www.sec.gov/ix?doc=/Archives/edgar/data/912766/000162828019010364/laur6302019-10xq.htm

by
| 172 views | |
Post ID: @10vN1ON2

Another bloodbath?

How many school closings will be in the next 10Q? Next earnings call August 8th at 8:30 am. https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17568832-laureate-education-announces-date-second-quarter-2019-earnings-release-conference-call —  read more 

by
| 288 views | |
Post ID: @ZZsZoFg

Irony of ironies...

It's interesting that DB could envision the US College Meltdown, but not the collapse of his own system. https://thepienews.com/news/laureate-ceo-tne-driven-access-not-politics/ —  read more 

by
| 234 views | |
Post ID: @ZR6yHbK

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 

by
| 305 views | |
Post ID: @ZKEyP7h

Pump and dump

More on Wengen dumping Laureate shares... http://www.globallegalchronicle.com/laureate-educations-167-6-million-class-a-common-stock-secondary-offering/ —  read more 

by
| 207 views | |
Post ID: @ZJ4Viq0

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. https://www.bbc.com/news/business-48386415... —  read more 

by
| 234 views | |
Post ID: @ZJ6Bup7

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 

by
| 418 views | |
Post ID: @ZHBsG12

KKR

What's up with Henry? https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/912766/000114036119011277/formsc13da.htm —  read more 

by
| 261 views | |
Post ID: @ZEpXuYR

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 

by
| 245 views | |
Post ID: @ZxAm6g6

COO and CEO of Brazil out

Rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic... https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17539265-laureate-coo-ricardo-berckemeyer-step-helping-build-global-education-leader —  read more 

by
| 742 views | |
Post ID: @ZuedME9

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. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/college-meltdown-open-letter-ny-fed-dahn-shaulis/?published=t —  read more 

by
| 243 views | |
Post ID: @ZtYcVTH

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 

by
| 237 views | |
Post ID: @ZhhgTId

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." https://seekingalpha.com/news/3451354-laureate-unloads-uninorte —  read more 

by
| 235 views | |
Post ID: @YCmoYOe

Did SAC push DB off the Board?

Did SAC push DB off the Board once his privileges were restored? https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/912766/000089914019000010/c27201225a.htm —  read more 

by
| 418 views | |
Post ID: @X5qlHbS

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.

by
| 526 views | |
Post ID: @WLwtSL7

Founder bails

DB off the Board. https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17355263-laureate-education-announces-changes-board-directors —  read more 

by
| 390 views | |
Post ID: @WAGzbBk

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 

by
| 397 views | |
Post ID: @WARSYYV

"Here For Good"

How ironic. https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17351223-laureate-education-recognizes-outstanding-students-faculty —  read more 

by
| 375 views | |
Post ID: @WvbOYwS

Where's the next school to sell off...

Laureate's only "profits" since the IPO has been to sell off assets. "For the nine months ended September 30, 2018, revenue was $2,436.5 million, an increase of $1.8 million compared to the nine months ended September 30, 2017. Operating income... —  read more 

by
| 530 views | |
Post ID: @WqrNAZ1

Who is Bregal Europe?

I totally missed this huge transaction. Who is Bregal Europe? https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/912766/000110465918070646/a18-40913_1sc13da.htm —  read more 

by
| 400 views | |
Post ID: @WpXfVoW

What will happen in Brazil?

What will become of Laureate in Brazil now that Jair Bolsonaro is in charge? Can they bribe his administration enough to stay highly profitable there?... —  read more 

by
| 413 views | |
Post ID: @WpCWqPt

Parent Company Laureate Education Cleared in DOJ Probe

"Laureate Education (NASDAQ:LAUR) discloses that the Department of Justice closed its inquiry into possible violations of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. The company also received a letter from the SEC on the closing of the agency's... —  read more 

by
| 407 views | |
Post ID: @WpBHFkT

Laureate Education cleared in DOJ probe

"Laureate Education (NASDAQ:LAUR) discloses that the Department of Justice closed its inquiry into possible violations of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. The company also received a letter from the SEC on the closing of the agency's... —  read more 

by
| 383 views | |
Post ID: @WpyQ0zb

Laureate Education cleared in DOJ probe

"Laureate Education (NASDAQ:LAUR) discloses that the Department of Justice closed its inquiry into possible violations of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. The company also received a letter from the SEC on the closing of the agency's... —  read more 

by
| 373 views | |
Post ID: @WplhIbb

Simplifying our portfolio

“I'm pleased with our progress towards executing on our operational priorities as outlined during the Investor Day we held at the beginning of the year,” said ESH, Chief Executive Officer. “The simplification of our portfolio and related... —  read more 

by
| 407 views | |
Post ID: @W26Vt7C

A Tipping Point for OPM?

"With so many online program management companies offering similar services, many market observers agree: something’s got to give." https://www.insidehighered.com/digital-learning/article/2018/06/04/shakeout-coming-online-program-management-companies —  read more 

Start a new thread - post a news comment, question or message:

: