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Essendant Company Profile (NASDAQ:ESND)

Consensus Ratings for Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating(s), 1 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $34.50 (14.47% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
4/1/2016KeyBancUpgradeSector Weight -> Overweight$40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/18/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHold$38.00 -> $29.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/26/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/20/2016        
4/20/2016Q116$0.46$0.45$1.31 billion$1.35 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/16/2016Q415$0.86$0.81$1.31 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2015Q315$0.98$1.00$1.45 billion$1.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/22/2015Q215$0.79$0.82$1.38 billion$1.34 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2015Q115$0.52$0.52$1.35 billion$1.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/16/2015Q414$0.84$0.88$1.29 billion$1.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2014Q314$0.99$0.98$1.34 billion$1.42 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2014Q214$0.85$0.85$1.28 billion$1.32 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2014Q114$0.59$0.55$1.23 billion$1.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2014Q413$0.81$0.85$1.25 billion$1.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2013Q313$0.99$1.01$1.33 billion$1.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/22/2013Q2 2013$0.77$0.86$1.30 billion$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2013Q1 2013$0.56$0.56$1.31 billion$1.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.70$0.81$1.24 billion$1.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2012$0.86$0.91ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2012$0.63$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2012$0.43$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/13/2012$0.64$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2011$0.75$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2011$0.62$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2011$0.95$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/10/2011$1.07$1.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.43$0.49$0.46
Q2 20162$0.81$0.85$0.83
Q3 20162$1.07$1.07$1.07
Q4 20162$0.90$0.95$0.93
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/27/2016quarterly$0.141.8%6/13/20166/15/20167/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2016quarterly$0.141.99%3/11/20163/15/20164/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/7/2015quarterly$0.141.64%12/11/201512/15/20151/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/15/2015quarterly$0.141.43%9/11/20159/15/201510/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/21/2015quarterly$0.141.43%6/11/20156/15/20157/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2015quarterly$0.141.27%3/11/20153/13/20154/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/17/2014quarterly$0.141.37%12/11/201412/15/20141/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2014quarterly$0.141.4%9/11/20149/15/201410/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/22/2014quarterly$0.141.4%6/11/20146/13/20147/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2014quarterly$0.141.34%3/12/20143/14/20144/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/17/2013quarterly$0.141.27%12/11/201312/13/20131/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/26/2013quarterly$0.141.36%9/11/20139/13/201310/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2013quarterly$0.141.66%6/12/20136/14/20137/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2013quarterly$0.141.58%3/13/20133/15/20134/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
4/28/2016Timothy P ConnollyCOOSell5,000$31.62$158,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/15/2016Eric A BlanchardSVPSell4,000$34.51$138,040.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/13/2016Eric A BlanchardSVPSell4,000$34.03$136,120.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/1/2016Eric A BlanchardSVPSell12,530$33.02$413,740.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/30/2016Eric A BlanchardSVPSell4,000$32.00$128,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2016Earl C ShanksCFOBuy5,000$26.68$133,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/13/2015Timothy P ConnollyCOOSell3,500$36.00$126,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/11/2015Timothy P ConnollyInsiderSell7,000$40.19$281,330.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2015Robert Blaine Aiken JrDirectorBuy2,500$40.15$100,375.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/3/2015Timothy P ConnollyInsiderSell2,000$40.00$80,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/30/2014Eric A BlanchardSVPSell2,009$43.25$86,889.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/9/2014Eric A BlanchardSVPSell1,941$42.99$83,443.59View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/6/2014Paul J BarrettCOOSell4,793$40.07$192,055.51View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/5/2014Larry D DavisInsiderSell1,051$40.81$42,891.31View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/21/2014Larry D DavisInsiderSell6,200$41.20$255,440.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2014Timothy P ConnollyInsiderSell3,736$41.31$154,334.16View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/3/2014Todd SheltonCFOSell3,000$42.55$127,650.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/24/2014Robert Blaine Aiken, Jr.DirectorSell5,000$42.01$210,050.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/26/2013Kenneth NickelCAOSell1,277$45.74$58,409.98View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/5/2013Charles CrovitzDirectorSell9,658$44.10$425,917.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/11/2013Timothy ConnollyInsiderSell3,000$43.11$129,330.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/31/2013Kenneth M NickelCAOSell1,193$44.61$53,219.73View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/31/2013Paul Cody PhippsCEOSell76,625$44.45$3,405,981.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/20/2013Eric BlanchardSVPSell1,445$42.28$61,094.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/18/2013Eric BlanchardSVPSell1,361$41.99$57,148.39View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/6/2013Fareed A KhanCFOSell2,983$40.33$120,304.39View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/6/2013Paul J BarrettInsiderSell4,674$40.74$190,418.76View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/3/2013Todd SheltonCFOSell3,000$35.90$107,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/20/2013Fareed KhanCFOSell2,990$41.82$125,041.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/13/2013Kenneth NickelCAOSell4,045$43.85$177,373.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/7/2013Paul Cody PhippsCEOSell30,000$42.21$1,266,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/5/2013S David BentVPSell13,107$42.35$555,081.45View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/30/2013Roy W HaleyDirectorSell21,000$41.22$865,620.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/26/2013Eric A BlanchardSVPSell2,538$41.20$104,565.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/26/2013Paul Cody PhippsCEOSell32,305$41.01$1,324,828.05View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/26/2013S David BentVPSell24,800$41.03$1,017,544.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/24/2013Kenneth M NickelCAOSell5,966$42.37$252,779.42View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/23/2013Barbara KennedyVPSell6,558$40.49$265,533.42View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/23/2013Kenneth M NickelCAOSell7,774$39.41$306,373.34View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/23/2013Paul Cody PhippsCEOSell36,000$40.49$1,457,640.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/23/2013Todd A SheltonInsiderSell5,000$39.91$199,550.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/17/2013Kenneth M NickelCAOSell4,846$38.90$188,509.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/6/2013Kenneth M NickelCAOSell21,230$37.51$796,337.30View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/27/2013Eric A BlanchardSVPSell4,099$36.47$149,490.53View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/4/2012Benson P ShapiroDirectorSell2,750$24.15$66,412.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND)
DateHeadline
06/20/16 07:16 AMEssendant, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ESND-US : June 20, 2016 -
06/14/16 03:48 PMEssendant To Present At Jefferies 2016 Global Consumer Conference
06/09/16 03:55 PMEx-Dividend Reminder: Essendant, Vishay Intertechnology and Teck Resources
06/08/16 12:39 PMEssendant, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ESND) : June 8, 2016 -
06/07/16 07:10 AMEssendant, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESND-US : June 7, 2016 -
05/31/16 03:21 PMESSENDANT INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
05/14/16 02:02 PMStaples and Office Depot call off merger - Separately, Essendant Inc. (ESND) confirmed that its previously announced acquisition from Staples, of wholesale contracts with minority and woman-owned office supply resellers and their large corporate customers representing sales of more than $550 ...
05/12/16 01:59 PMEssendant Calls off Acquisition of Minority Contracts from Staples - Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND), Deerfield, IL, has announced that its previously announced agreement with Staples Inc. to acquire its wholesale contracts with minority- and woman-owned office supply resellers and their large corporate customers will not close.
05/12/16 01:59 PMShares now up at $30.87 (ESND) Essendant’s Acquisition Of Wholesale… - The company is now up since yesterday’s close of $30.66. Essendant Inc. announced a dividend that was paid on Friday the 15th of April 2016. The dividend was $0.140 per share for the quarter which comes to $0.56 on an annualized basis. This dividend ...
05/11/16 03:46 PMHow Staples Misplayed its Merger Hand -
05/11/16 06:43 AMStaples-Office Depot merger killed by antitrust claims, again -
05/10/16 07:28 PMEssendant's Acquisition Of Wholesale Business From Staples Called Off Due To Preliminary Injunction Ruling - [at noodls] - Essendant's Acquisition Of Wholesale Business From Staples Called Off Due To Preliminary Injunction Ruling
04/25/16 09:24 AMEssendant, Inc. :ESND-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
04/21/16 10:32 AMEdited Transcript of ESND earnings conference call or presentation 21-Apr-16 12:30pm GMT -
04/20/16 04:05 PMEssendant posts 1Q profit -
04/20/16 03:30 PMEssendant Reports First Quarter 2016 Profit - [at noodls] - DEERFIELD, Ill., April 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND), a leading supplier of workplace essentials, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016. ...
04/20/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 Essendant Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close -
04/16/16 01:33 PMEssendant Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESND) Short Interest Increased By 2.79% - Business Standard Tribune - Essendant Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESND) Short Interest Increased By 2.79%Business Standard TribuneOut of 3 analysts covering Essendant Inc (NASDAQ:ESND), 0 rate it “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”. This means NaN are positive. Essendant Inc was the topic in 2 analyst reports since February 18, 2016 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. KeyBanc ...
04/12/16 01:57 PMEssendant Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESND) Short Interest Increased By 8.24% - Stock Caller - Essendant Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESND) Short Interest Increased By 8.24%Stock CallerThe short interest to Essendant Incorporated's float is 4.8%. The stock is down 0.51% or $0.17 after the news, hitting $33.23 per share. About 2,876 shares traded hands. Essendant Inc (NASDAQ:ESND) has declined 0.98% since September 3, 2015 and is ...
04/12/16 01:57 PMEssendant Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESND) Short Interest Increased By 8.24% - Stock Caller - Essendant Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESND) Short Interest Increased By 8.24%Stock CallerThe short interest to Essendant Incorporated's float is 4.8%. The stock is down 0.51% or $0.17 after the news, hitting $33.23 per share. About 2,876 shares traded hands. Essendant Inc (NASDAQ:ESND) has declined 0.98% since September 3, 2015 and is ...
04/01/16 07:16 AMAnalysts' Actions -- Chipotle, Capital One, Delta, Lululemon and More -
04/01/16 05:45 AMEssendant upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Mkts -
03/30/16 03:21 PMEssendant To Report First Quarter 2016 Results - [at noodls] - Essendant To Report First Quarter 2016 Results
03/26/16 01:36 PMSnyder Capital Management L P Lowers stake in Essendant Inc (ESND) - Los Angeles Mirror - Snyder Capital Management L P Lowers stake in Essendant Inc (ESND)Los Angeles MirrorEssendant Inc (ESND) : Snyder Capital Management L P reduced its stake in Essendant Inc by 11.08% during the Q4 period. The investment management company now holds a total of 752,569 shares of Essendant Inc which is valued at $23,698,398 after ...Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel Lowers stake in Essendant Inc (ESND)SCSUCollegianall 2 news articles »
03/25/16 01:38 PMNeumeier Poma Investment Counsel Lowers stake in Essendant Inc (ESND) - SCSUCollegian - Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel Lowers stake in Essendant Inc (ESND)SCSUCollegianEssendant Inc (ESND) : Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel reduced its stake in Essendant Inc by 22.07% during the Q4 period. The investment management company now holds a total of 345,200 shares of Essendant Inc which is valued at $10,870,348 ...Snyder Capital Management L P Lowers stake in Essendant Inc (ESND)Los Angeles Mirrorall 2 news articles »
03/24/16 08:45 AMIf Amazon Buys Office Depot, Is Staples Doomed? -
03/17/16 11:06 AMStressed Out: FTC Sets Benchmark for Staples-Office Depot Merger Approval -
03/10/16 12:51 PMEssendant Inc. (ESND) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 11, 2016 - Nasdaq - Essendant Inc. (ESND) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 11, 2016NasdaqEssendant Inc. ( ESND ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 11, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2016. Shareholders who purchased ESND prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash ...
03/09/16 12:43 PMEx-Dividend Reminder: Essendant, Amphenol and Worthington Industries - Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/11/16, Essendant Inc (NASD: ESND), Amphenol Corp. (NYSE: APH), and Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WOR) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Essendant ...
03/01/16 07:10 AMEssendant, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESND-US : March 1, 2016 -
02/23/16 11:47 AMOffice Depot Reports Weaker-Than-Expected Profit, Revenue - Last week, the companies said they would sell certain wholesale contracts—worth about $550 million in annual sales—to Essendant Inc. ESND-0.63 % for about $22.5 million. The Essendant deal, subject to the closing of the Office Depot purchase ...
02/23/16 08:07 AM[$$] Office Depot Reports Weaker-Than-Expected Profit, Revenue -
02/23/16 07:20 AMFTC Blasts Staples' Attempt to Salvage Office Depot Merger -
02/22/16 11:51 AMEssendant Inc (ESND) Files Form 4 Insider Buying : Earl C Shanks Buys 5000 Shares - Los Angeles Mirror - Essendant Inc (ESND) Files Form 4 Insider Buying : Earl C Shanks Buys 5000 SharesLos Angeles MirrorEssendant Inc (ESND): Earl C Shanks , CFO of Essendant Inc purchased 5,000 shares on Feb 19, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was disclosed on Feb 22, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form-4 filing. The shares were ...
02/19/16 05:10 AMESSENDANT INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report -
02/18/16 09:18 AMEssendant, Inc. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers -
02/17/16 04:47 PMEdited Transcript of ESND earnings conference call or presentation 17-Feb-16 1:30pm GMT -
02/17/16 11:57 AMEssendant (ESND) to Acquire Staples' (SPLS) Wholesale Business - StreetInsider.com - Triangle Business JournalEssendant (ESND) to Acquire Staples' (SPLS) Wholesale BusinessStreetInsider.comEssendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND) announced an agreement to purchase from Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) contracts with minority and woman-owned office supply resellers and their large corporate and other enterprise customers representing sales of ...Staples Sells Its Commercial Contracts And Assets To EssendantBenzingaEssendant Reports Full-Year And Fourth Quarter 2015 ResultsPR Newswire (press release)Essendant Enters Agreement To Acquire Wholesale Business From StaplesSYS-CON Media (press release)Nasdaqall 34 news articles »
02/17/16 11:57 AMEssendant To Buy More Than $550 Mln Of Office Products Revenue, Related Assets - (RTTNews.com) - Essendant Inc. ( ESND) announced an agreement to purchase from Staples, Inc. ( SPLS) contracts with minority and woman-owned office supply resellers and their large corporate and other enterprise customers representing sales of more than $ ...
02/17/16 11:57 AMStaples, Office Depot to divest operations as they seek merger approval - Essendant Inc. (ESND) announced an agreement to purchase from Staples, Inc. Essendant, which was formerly known as United Stationers, is a wholesale distributor of office supplies. Essendant would pay about $22.5 million for the business, which supplies ...
02/17/16 07:17 AMStaples Sells Its Commercial Contracts And Assets To Essendant -
02/17/16 05:08 AMESSENDANT INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
02/16/16 05:13 PM[$$] Staples Agrees to Sell Some Contracts to Essendant -
02/16/16 05:06 PMEssendant reports 4Q loss -
02/16/16 03:22 PM4:22 pm Essendant misses by $0.07, reports revs in-line; reaffirms FY16 EPS guidance, revs guidance -
02/16/16 03:15 PMEssendant Enters Agreement To Acquire Wholesale Business From Staples - [PR Newswire] - DEERFIELD, Ill., Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (ESND), a leading supplier of workplace essentials, today announced an agreement to purchase from Staples, Inc. (SPLS) contracts with minority and woman-owned office supply resellers and their large corporate and other enterprise customers representing sales of more than $550 million annually. The transaction is subject to the successful completion of the proposed merger of Staples and Office Depot, Inc., as well as other regulatory and customary closing conditions. Under the terms of the agreement, Essendant will pay Staples approximately $22.5 million. In the first year following closing, Essendant anticipates minimal impact to earnings per share due to transition costs and expects to make further investments in working capital of approximately $100 million to support the business.
02/16/16 03:15 PMEssendant Reports Full-Year And Fourth Quarter 2015 Results - [PR Newswire] - DEERFIELD, Ill., Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND), a leading supplier of workplace essentials, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December ...
02/16/16 11:56 AMStock Earnings Analysis: Essendant Inc (ESND) - CWRU Observer - Intercooler FinancialStock Earnings Analysis: Essendant Inc (ESND)CWRU ObserverEssendant Inc (NASDAQ:ESND) is expected to report 4th quarter earnings after the close on Feb 16, 2016, with a conference call scheduled for 8:30AM EST next day. Essendant Inc. operates as a wholesale distributor of workplace essentials in the United ...Recent Investment Analysts' Ratings Changes for Essendant (ESND)Financial Market NewsAnticipated EPS Decline for Essendant Inc (ESND)OctaFinance.comInvestment Counselors of Maryland LLC Buys 29300 Shares of Essendant Inc (ESND)The Vista VoiceWallStreet.org -Intercooler Financialall 7 news articles »
02/16/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 Essendant Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close -
02/15/16 11:50 AMAnalysts Bullish on Essendant Inc (ESND) Earnings Per Share - WallStreet.org - Intercooler FinancialAnalysts Bullish on Essendant Inc (ESND) Earnings Per ShareWallStreet.orgWall Street await Essendant Inc (NASDAQ:ESND) to release earnings on February, 16 after the close. Analysts forecast EPS of $0.86, down exactly $0.02 or 2.27% from 2014's $0.88 EPS. The expected ESND's profit could reach $33.07 million giving the ...Essendant Inc (ESND) to Release Quarterly Earnings on TuesdayIntercooler Financialall 3 news articles »
About Essendant

Essendant logoEssendant Inc., formerly United Stationers Inc., is a wholesale distributor of workplace essentials. The Company stocks an assortment of over 160,000 products in categories, including technology products, traditional office products, office furniture, janitorial and breakroom supplies, industrial supplies, and automotive aftermarket tools and equipment. The Company sells its products through a national distribution network of around 77 distribution centers to over 30,000 resellers, who in turn sell directly to end consumers. The Company also has operations in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). It offers private brand products within each of its product categories, which include Innovera technology products, Universal office products, Windsoft paper products, Boardwalk and UniSan janitorial and sanitation products, Alera office furniture and Anchor Brand and Best Welds welding, industrial, safety and oil field pipeline products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Goods
  • Industry: Business Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Office Services & Supplies
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ESND
  • CUSIP: 91300410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $30.14
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $30.74
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.74
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.69
  • Market Cap: $1.12B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.29 EPS
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Essendant (NASDAQ:ESND) Chart for Sunday, June, 26, 2016


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