COUR Stock Overview
Coursera, Inc. operates an online educational content platform that connects learners, educators, and institutions.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$20.00|
|52 Week High||US$62.53|
|52 Week Low||US$19.93|
|1 Month Change||-17.39%|
|3 Month Change||-40.53%|
|1 Year Change||n/a|
|3 Year Change||n/a|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||-55.56%|
Recent News & Updates
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|COUR||US Consumer Services||US Market|
Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how COUR performed against the US Consumer Services industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how COUR performed against the US Market.
|COUR Average Weekly Movement||7.7%|
|Consumer Services Industry Average Movement||9.7%|
|Market Average Movement||6.6%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||15.7%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.4%|
Stable Share Price: COUR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: COUR's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Coursera, Inc. operates an online educational content platform that connects learners, educators, and institutions. It offers online courses that include data science, business, computer science, information technology, health, social sciences, logic, project management, and digital marketing services; campus student plans; degree courses; and certification education. Coursera, Inc. was formerly known as Dkandu, Inc. and changed its name to Coursera, Inc. in April 2012.
Coursera Fundamentals Summary
|COUR fundamental statistics|
Is COUR overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|COUR income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$161.86m|
Last Reported Earnings
Sep 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Feb 10, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.90|
|Net Profit Margin||-32.38%|
How did COUR perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Coursera undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate COUR's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate COUR's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: COUR is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Consumer Services industry average.
PE vs Market: COUR is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate COUR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: COUR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.6x) compared to the US Consumer Services industry average (1.6x).
How is Coursera forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: COUR is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: COUR is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: COUR is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: COUR's revenue (19.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: COUR's revenue (19.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: COUR is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.
How has Coursera performed over the past 5 years?
Last years earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: COUR is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: COUR is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if COUR's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare COUR's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: COUR is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: COUR has a negative Return on Equity (-16.43%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Coursera's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: COUR's short term assets ($888.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($181.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: COUR's short term assets ($888.7M) exceed its long term liabilities ($17.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: COUR is debt free.
Reducing Debt: COUR has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: COUR has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: COUR has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 8.2% each year
What is Coursera current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate COUR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate COUR's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if COUR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if COUR's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of COUR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jeff Maggioncalda (52 yo)
Mr. Jeffrey Nacey Maggioncalda, also known as Jeff, has been Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of Coursera, Inc. since June 2017. He previously served for 18 years as the founding CEO at Fina...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jeff's total compensation ($USD14.91M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.15M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Jeff's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: COUR's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: COUR's board of directors are considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: COUR only recently listed within the past 12 months.
Coursera, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Coursera, Inc.
- Ticker: COUR
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2011
- Industry: Education Services
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Implied Market Cap: US$2.757b
- Shares outstanding: 137.84m
- Website: https://www.coursera.org
Number of Employees
- Coursera, Inc.
- 381 East Evelyn Avenue
- Mountain View
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/21 00:10|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/20 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.