BENSALEM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces an investigation on behalf of American Public Education, Inc. (“American Public Education” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: APEI) investors concerning the Company and its officers’ possible violations of federal securities laws.
On August 8, 2017, after the market close, American Public Education disclosed that it had received a Civil Investigative Demand from the Attorney General of Massachusetts, relating to alleged unfair or deceptive acts in the recruitment and retention of students by an American Public Education subsidiary, American Military University.
On this news, the Company’s stock price fell over 14% during intraday trading on August 9, 2017.
If you purchased American Public Education securities, have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Howard G. Smith, Esquire, of Law Offices of Howard G. Smith, 3070 Bristol Pike, Suite 112, Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020 by telephone at (215) 638-4847, toll-free at (888) 638-4847, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit our website at www.howardsmithlaw.com.
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