2U Inc

Education & Training Services
Consumer Defensive

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$248.33 million
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$928.88 million
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$685.40 million
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Company Profile

2U Inc had its IPO on 2014-03-28 under the ticker symbol TWOU.

The company operates in the Consumer Defensive sector and Education & Training Services industry. 2U Inc has a staff strength of 3,445 employees.

Stock update

Shares of 2U Inc opened at $3.04 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-09-12.

The stocks traded within a range of $2.99 - $3.17, and closed at $3.11.

This is a +1.97% increase from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 704,201 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of 2U Inc have slipped by -3.42%.

2U Inc's Key Ratios

2U Inc has a market cap of $248.33 million, indicating a price to book ratio of 1.2176 and a price to sales ratio of 0.6325.

In the last 12-months 2U Inc’s revenue was $928.88 million with a gross profit of $685.40 million and an EBITDA of $85.69 million. The EBITDA ratio measures 2U Inc's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, 2U Inc’s operating margin was -3.67% while its return on assets stood at -1.19% with a return of equity of -80.35%.

In Q2, 2U Inc’s quarterly earnings growth was a positive 0% while revenue growth was a negative 8%.

2U Inc’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $-4.56 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 33.0033 and a PEG multiple of 1.6502. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into 2U Inc’s profitability.

2U Inc stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 1.5195 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of -7.7249. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 0.6325.

2U Inc stock pays annual dividends of $0 per share, indicating a yield of 0% and a payout ratio of 0%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$1.54 billion
Total Liabilities
$295.84 million
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
$13.32 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

2U Inc ended 2024 with $1.54 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $1.54 billion while shareholder equity stood at $293.52 million.

2U Inc ended 2024 with $315000.00 in deferred long-term liabilities, $295.84 million in other current liabilities, 81000.00 in common stock, $-1407688000.00 in retained earnings and $712.86 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $53.30 million and cash and short-term investments were $53.30 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $14,735,000 while long-term debt stood at $856.40 million.

2U Inc’s total current assets stands at $225.86 million while long-term investments were $0 and short-term investments were $0. Its net receivables were $117.03 million compared to accounts payable of $48.45 million and inventory worth $13.40 million.

In 2024, 2U Inc's operating cash flow was $-13224000.00 while its capital expenditure stood at $13.32 million.

Comparatively, 2U Inc paid $0 in dividends in 2024.

Other key metrics

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2U Inc stock is currently trading at $3.11 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $13.15 and a 52-week low of $13.15. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $7.04.

Its 50-day moving average was $3.63 and 200-day moving average was $5.78 The short ratio stood at 5.09 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 299.3% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 9884.3% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About 2U Inc

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of 2U Inc is TWOU

The IPO of 2U Inc took place on 2014-03-28

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2U, Inc. operates as an online education platform company in the United States and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Degree Program and Alternative Credential. The Degree Program segment provides the technology and services to nonprofit colleges and universities to enable the online delivery of degree programs. This segment targets students seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree. The Alternative Credential segment offers online open courses, executive education programs, technical, skills-based boot camps, and micro-credential programs through nonprofit colleges and universities. This segment targets students seeking to reskill or upskill for career or personal development through shorter duration and lower-priced offerings. It also provides a platform that provides technology and technology-enabled services. The company was formerly known as 2Tor Inc. and changed its name to 2U, Inc. in October 2012. 2U, Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is headquartered in Lanham, Maryland.


7900 Harkins Road, Lanham, MD, United States, 20706