Perilous Reversal Watch: ITT Educational Services (ESI)

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Trade-Ideas LLC identified ITT Educational Services ( ESI) as a "perilous reversal" (up big yesterday but down big today) candidate. In addition to specific proprietary factors, Trade-Ideas identified ITT Educational Services as such a stock due to the following factors:

  • ESI has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $16.7 million.
  • ESI has traded 1.2 million shares today.
  • ESI is down 3.1% today.
  • ESI was up 9% yesterday.

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More details on ESI:

ITT Educational Services, Inc. provides postsecondary degree programs in the United States. ESI has a PE ratio of 3.1. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate ITT Educational Services a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

The average volume for ITT Educational Services has been 884,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. ITT Educational Services has a market cap of $182.8 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 74.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

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