Educational Development Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:EDUC)

About Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)

Educational Development Corporation logoEducational Development Corporation (EDC) is a publisher of the line of educational children's books produced in the United Kingdom by Usborne Publishing Limited (Usborne). The Company also owns Kane Miller Book Publishers. The Company sells books through two segments: Home Business Division (Usborne Books & More or UBAM) and Publishing Division (EDC Publishing). The UBAM Division distributes books nationwide through independent consultants, who hold book showings in individual homes, through social media, book fairs, direct sales and Internet sales. The Publishing Division markets books to bookstores (including national chains), toy stores, specialty stores, museums and other retail outlets throughout the country. The Company offers over 2,000 different titles, which include touchy-feely board books, activity and flashcards, adventure and search books, art books, sticker books and foreign language books.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Book Publishing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:EDUC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.edcpub.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $44.7 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 4,091,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.67
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.54
  • 52 Week Range: $6.25 - $12.13
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.84
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $110.77 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.40
  • Book Value: $4.02 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.71
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.09
  • Dividend Yield: 0.8%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $7.2 million
  • Net Margins: 3.13%
  • Return on Equity: 23.22%
  • Return on Assets: 5.26%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.24%
  • Current Ratio: 1.39%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.19%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 5,095 shs.
  • Beta: 1.19
  • Short Ratio: 21.67
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)

What is Educational Development Corporation's stock symbol?

Educational Development Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EDUC."

How often does Educational Development Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Educational Development Corporation?

Educational Development Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 29th. Investors of record on Friday, December 9th will be given a dividend of $0.09 per share on Friday, December 16th. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 7th. View Educational Development Corporation's Dividend History.

How were Educational Development Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July, 17th. The company reported $0.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $26.93 million for the quarter. Educational Development Corporation had a return on equity of 23.22% and a net margin of 3.13%. View Educational Development Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Educational Development Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Educational Development Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 13th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Educational Development Corporation.

Who are some of Educational Development Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Educational Development Corporation's key executives?

Educational Development Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Randall W. White, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer, Treasurer
  • Dan E. O'Keefe, Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Secretary
  • Craig M. White, Vice President - Information Technology
  • John A. Clerico, Independent Director
  • Ronald T. McDaniel, Independent Director
  • Kara Gae Neal, Independent Director
  • Betsy Richert, Independent Director

Who owns Educational Development Corporation stock?

Educational Development Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.28%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.89%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.26%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Educational Development Corporation.

Who sold Educational Development Corporation stock? Who is selling Educational Development Corporation stock?

Educational Development Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Educational Development Corporation.

Who bought Educational Development Corporation stock? Who is buying Educational Development Corporation stock?

Educational Development Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Educational Development Corporation.

How do I buy Educational Development Corporation stock?

Shares of Educational Development Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Educational Development Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Educational Development Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.90.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ EDUC)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  21 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  28 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  49
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)
Earnings by Quarter for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ EDUC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/13/2017        
7/17/2017Q1 2018$0.30$26.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2017Q3 2017$0.31$30.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/7/2015Q216$0.16$12.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/14/2015Q315$0.13$8.50 million$10.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/15/2014Q115$0.06$6.00 million$7.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/15/2014Nov 2013$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)
Most Recent Dividend:12/16/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.09
Dividend Yield:0.83%
Payout Ratio:10.59% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ EDUC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/29/2016quarterly$0.094%12/7/201612/9/201612/16/2016
9/1/2016quarterly$0.092.95%9/14/20169/16/20169/23/2016
5/27/2016quarterly$0.093.23%6/8/20166/10/20166/17/2016
3/1/2016quarterly$0.093.04%3/9/20163/11/20163/18/2016
11/24/2015quarterly$0.092.87%12/9/201512/11/201512/18/2015
8/25/2015quarterly$0.097.29%9/9/20159/11/20159/18/2015
5/29/2015quarterly$0.086.64%6/10/20156/12/20156/19/2015
2/27/2015quarterly$0.087.42%3/11/20153/13/20153/20/2015
11/25/2014quarterly$0.087.55%12/10/201412/12/201412/19/2014
8/29/2014quarterly$0.086.71%9/10/20149/12/20149/19/2014
5/28/2014quarterly$0.088.42%6/11/20146/13/20146/20/2014
3/3/2014quarterly$0.088.96%3/12/20143/14/20143/21/2014
11/26/2013quarterly$0.0810.6%12/11/201312/13/201312/20/2013
8/30/2013quarterly$0.0810.67%9/11/20139/13/20139/20/2013
6/3/2013quarterly$0.089.12%6/12/20136/14/20136/21/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)
Latest Headlines for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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msn.com logoNajib promises to improve economic wealth and education for Chinese community
www.msn.com - September 17 at 3:36 AM
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globenewswire.com - September 13 at 7:30 PM
bizjournals.com logoDenver's Gates Corp. may go public, says report
www.bizjournals.com - August 22 at 6:45 PM
bloomberg.com logoIn Vietnam, the Best Education Can Lead to Worse Job Prospects
www.bloomberg.com - August 22 at 6:45 PM
bizjournals.com logoPortionPac Chemical Corporation Announces New National Sales Manager
www.bizjournals.com - August 1 at 3:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Educational Development Corp. : July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 5:55 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEducational Development Corporation's (EDUC) CEO Randall White on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - July 26 at 6:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of EDUC earnings conference call or presentation 25-Jul-17 7:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 4:30 AM
benzinga.com logoMid-Day Market Update: Tile Shop Drops On Earnings Miss; Educational Development Shares Climb
www.benzinga.com - July 19 at 9:22 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT For: Jul 17
www.streetinsider.com - July 19 at 4:18 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEducational Development Corporation - Earnings Growth Accelerates In Q1
seekingalpha.com - July 19 at 4:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEducational Development Corp. :EDUC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : July 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 7:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEducational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 1:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEducational Development Corporation Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2018 Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 7:08 PM
bizjournals.com logoTooling U-SME and IACMI partner to drive development of composites workforce
www.bizjournals.com - July 14 at 12:33 AM
bizjournals.com logoRainbow Housing Assistance Corporation Exceeds Goal for Scholarship Funding at Annual Awards Banquet
www.bizjournals.com - July 11 at 7:22 PM
bizjournals.com logoShakespeare Theatre Company resurrects controversial Southwest D.C. project
www.bizjournals.com - July 10 at 6:02 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEducational Development Corp.: Is It An MLM Or A Direct Seller? Part 1
seekingalpha.com - July 5 at 6:49 PM
bizjournals.com logo2017 Best Places to Work: J. Raymond Construction Corp.
www.bizjournals.com - July 1 at 5:48 PM
globenewswire.com logobetterU Education Corp. Announces the Closure of the First Tranche of the Private Placement
globenewswire.com - July 1 at 5:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: John Wiley's Revenue Grew 6%; GAAP EPS Surged 38%
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 7:42 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Educational Development Q1 revenues up 22 pct at $27.8 mln
www.reuters.com - June 15 at 6:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEducational Development Corporation Announces Record First Quarter Fiscal 2018 Revenues and Fifth Amendment Loan Agreement
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 6:56 PM
forbes.com logoHow To Thrive While Working At A Large Corporation
www.forbes.com - June 13 at 12:08 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEducational Development Corp., Part 2: Corporate Governance
seekingalpha.com - June 13 at 12:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Educational Development Corp. : June 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 5 at 4:57 PM
bizjournals.com logoWoodforest National Bank Opens New Community Development And Education Center In North Main Plaza
www.bizjournals.com - June 4 at 5:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEducational Development Corp. :EDUC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : June 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 2 at 4:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of EDUC earnings conference call or presentation 1-Jun-17 7:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - June 2 at 3:42 AM
bizjournals.com logoChina's largest animal vaccine company will open in the Little Apple
www.bizjournals.com - May 31 at 3:55 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEducational Development Corporation - The Not-So-Obvious Q4 Results That Make This Stock A Hidden Gem
seekingalpha.com - May 31 at 3:55 PM
bizjournals.com logoAmbow Education Announces First Quarter 2017 Unaudited Financial Results
www.bizjournals.com - May 30 at 4:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEducational Development Corporation Announces Record Fiscal 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 30 at 4:48 PM
prnewswire.com logoFareportal Joins Forces with ScriptEd and iD Tech to Bring Technology Education to New York City Students
www.prnewswire.com - May 25 at 6:50 PM
bizjournals.com logoCarroll County brake manufacturer expanding, plans to add 200 jobs
www.bizjournals.com - May 25 at 6:50 PM
streetinsider.com logoTimes Higher Education chooses the Web of Science to assess innovation in research
www.streetinsider.com - May 24 at 9:46 PM
forbes.com logoApple Extends Swift Programming Education Program To High Schools And Community Colleges
www.forbes.com - May 24 at 9:46 PM
bizjournals.com logoTurfMutt Named an Official Education Partner of the U.S. Green Building Council
www.bizjournals.com - May 24 at 9:46 PM
bizjournals.com logoSLO County Office of Education, SLO Partners & Creating IT Futures Team Up to Bring Paid IT Training & Apprenticeship Program to the Central Coast
www.bizjournals.com - May 24 at 12:24 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEducational Development Corporation's Curious Case Of Consignment Is A Confusing Story
seekingalpha.com - May 24 at 12:24 PM
seekingalpha.com logoA Book Educational Development Corporation Doesn't Want You To Read
seekingalpha.com - May 20 at 10:38 AM
seekingalpha.com logoIPO Looks Bright For Chinese Education Company Bright Scholar
seekingalpha.com - May 17 at 4:55 PM
prnewswire.com logoCITIC's M&A Fund Launches Major Education Initiatives in China
www.prnewswire.com - May 17 at 4:55 PM
bizjournals.com logoGalvanize Announces New York Campus Education License
www.bizjournals.com - May 16 at 9:56 PM
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www.prnewswire.com - May 16 at 11:57 AM
marketwatch.com logoBetterU Education Corp. Announces Private Placement
www.marketwatch.com - May 13 at 4:49 PM
bizjournals.com logoCreative Learning Corporation Announces Executive Suite Changes
www.bizjournals.com - May 11 at 5:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEducational Development Corporation Announces Record March and April 2017 Revenues
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 10:03 PM
bizjournals.com logoOP-ED: Research Park's Duffell on the need for nurturing economic development
www.bizjournals.com - May 8 at 4:45 PM
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www.businesswire.com - May 8 at 4:45 PM

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