About Educational Development
Educational 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
- 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
- Net Margins: 2.19%
- Return on Equity: 15.37%
- Return on Assets: 3.46%
Companies Related to Educational Development:
- Current Ratio: 0.75%
- Quick Ratio: 0.14%
Consensus Ratings for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
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Analysts' Ratings History for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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Earnings History for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|5/24/2017|| || || || || || || || |
|1/14/2015||Q315||$0.13||$8.50 million||$10.40 million||View||N/A|
|7/15/2014||Q115||$0.06||$6.00 million||$7.18 million||View||N/A|
|5/28/2014||Q114||$0.09||$25.49 million||$26.10 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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Current Dividend Information for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
|Payout Ratio:||70.59% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
Dividend History for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Insider Trading History for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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Latest Headlines for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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.
Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC) Chart for Saturday, February, 25, 2017
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