Educational Development Company Profile (NASDAQ:EDUC)

About Educational Development

Educational Development 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: Publishing - Books
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: EDUC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.65
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $8.58
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $9.96
  • 52-Week Range: $6.90 - $15.03
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.88
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $39.39M
  • Outstanding Shares: 4,082,000
  • Beta: 0.9
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 2.19%
  • Return on Equity: 15.37%
  • Return on Assets: 3.46%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 0.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.14%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC) (?)
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 (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/24/2017        
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
5/28/2014Q114$0.09$25.49 million$26.10 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 (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:3.73%
Payout Ratio:70.59% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)

Dividend History for Educational Development (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 (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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Headlines

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What is Educational Development's stock symbol?

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

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

Educational Development announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 29th. Stockholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 7th.

When will Educational Development announce their earnings?

Educational Development is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May, 24th 2017.

How do I buy Educational Development stock?

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

How much does a share of Educational Development stock cost?

One share of Educational Development stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.65.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff