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:
  • Market Cap: $45.51 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 4,091,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.30
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.97
  • 52 Week Range: $6.25 - $13.88
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.13
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $110.77 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.41
  • Book Value: $4.02 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.77
  • Annual Dividend: $0.18
  • Dividend Yield: 1.6%
  • EBIDTA: $7.2 million
  • Net Margins: 3.13%
  • Return on Equity: 23.22%
  • Return on Assets: 5.26%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.24%
  • Current Ratio: 1.39%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.19%
  • Average Volume: 11,967 shs.
  • Beta: 1.18
  • Short Ratio: 9.32
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 paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Friday, December 16th. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.23%. 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July, 17th. The company reported $0.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company had revenue of $26.93 million for the quarter. Educational Development Corporation had a net margin of 3.13% and a return on equity of 23.22%. View Educational Development Corporation's Earnings History.

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

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 $11.15.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ EDUC)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  11 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  17 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  28
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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 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
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)


Earnings Estimates for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)

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Current Dividend Information for Educational Development Corporation (NASDAQ:EDUC)
Most Recent Dividend:12/16/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.18
Dividend Yield:1.61%
Payout Ratio:21.18% (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
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

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