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Leveraged buyout. The parts of Walden are worth more than the whole. Look for them to piece it apart / strategically sell based on debt
If you can’t succeed with DeVry, I guess the thinking is that, somehow, Walden will somehow be different. Despite Waldens dismal loan profile. And very likely, DeVos being gone. Trying the same thing but expecting a different outcome? Note ATGE’s recent stock price performance, -40%.
Walden was purchased for 1.48
BILLION. Where is adtalem getting that much money?
Key words: "cost savings"
"Adtalem said it expects the deal to add $60 million to free cash flow and 75 cents to earnings per share in year two after the closing of the deal, and to generate $60 million in annual cost savings."