Educational Development Company Profile (NASDAQ:EDUC)

About Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)

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
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:EDUC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.edcpub.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $29.39 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 4,082,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.20
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.77
  • 52 Week Range: $6.25 - $14.52
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.09
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $96.32 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.31
  • Book Value: $3.56 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.02
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.36
  • Dividend Yield: 5.0%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $3.68 million
  • Net Margins: 2.19%
  • Return on Equity: 15.37%
  • Return on Assets: 3.46%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 0.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.14%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 12,817 shs.
  • Beta: 0.9
  • Short Ratio: 11.58
 

Frequently Asked Questions 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. 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 yield of 5.00%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 7th. View Educational Development's Dividend History.

How were Educational Development's earnings last quarter?

Educational Development Co. (NASDAQ:EDUC) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January, 24th. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter. The company earned $30.70 million during the quarter. Educational Development had a net margin of 2.19% and a return on equity of 15.37%. View Educational Development's Earnings History.

When will Educational Development make its next earnings announcement?

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

Who are some of Educational Development's key competitors?

Who are Educational Development's key executives?

Educational Development'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 stock?

Educational Development's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include RED OAK PARTNERS, LLC (7.15%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Educational Development.

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.

What is Educational Development's stock price today?

One share of Educational Development stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.20.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Educational Development (NASDAQ EDUC)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  6 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  12 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  18
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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)
Earnings by Quarter for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/13/2017        
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 (NASDAQ:EDUC)

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
Most Recent Dividend:12/16/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:5.00%
Payout Ratio:70.59% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)

Dividend History by Quarter 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

Headline Trends for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
Latest Headlines for Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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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
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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
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www.bizjournals.com - May 24 at 9:46 PM
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www.bizjournals.com - May 24 at 12:24 PM
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seekingalpha.com - May 24 at 12:24 PM
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seekingalpha.com - May 20 at 10:38 AM
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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
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www.bizjournals.com - May 16 at 9:56 PM
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www.prnewswire.com - May 16 at 11:57 AM
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www.marketwatch.com - May 13 at 4:49 PM
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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
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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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www.bizjournals.com - May 1 at 4:43 PM
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www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:19 AM
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www.forbes.com - April 27 at 5:26 PM
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seekingalpha.com - April 25 at 4:34 PM
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www.forbes.com - April 21 at 4:56 PM
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www.bizjournals.com - April 19 at 4:52 PM
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www.bizjournals.com - April 18 at 11:55 AM
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www.bizjournals.com - April 14 at 5:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEducational Development (EDUC) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 2:54 PM
bizjournals.com logoKansas bill would clamp down on local development incentives
www.bizjournals.com - April 11 at 12:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRice Family Foundation Established to Support Education and Community Development
finance.yahoo.com - April 8 at 4:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEducational Development Corporation Announces Record March 2017 Revenues
finance.yahoo.com - April 4 at 6:45 AM
seekingalpha.com logoDavid's Sling Turning Out To Be A Boomerang On A Return Path To Educational Development; FV 60% Lower
seekingalpha.com - April 1 at 8:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUniversity of Maryland University College and Revature Announce Partnership to Offer No-Cost Online Coding Programs
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 4:37 PM
bizjournals.com logoEducation Company MasterClass Raises $35 Million Series C
www.bizjournals.com - March 28 at 12:04 PM
bizjournals.com logoEF Education First given one of state program’s largest tax breaks
www.bizjournals.com - March 23 at 5:26 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 5:26 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 5:26 PM
prnewswire.com logoProsveshcheniye: 65 Million Displaced Persons Poses an Urgent Challenge for the Modern Educational System
www.prnewswire.com - March 22 at 3:13 AM
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www.prnewswire.com - March 20 at 7:42 PM
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www.prnewswire.com - March 16 at 11:17 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Educational Development appoints Dan O'Keefe as chief financial officer
www.reuters.com - March 15 at 2:20 AM
marketwatch.com logo200 New Engineering Jobs Coming To Palm Beach County, Reveals Business Development Board
www.marketwatch.com - March 14 at 12:56 PM
businesswire.com logoExcelligence Learning Corporation Acquires ChildCare Education Institute
www.businesswire.com - March 14 at 12:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEducational Development Corporation Announces Record Unaudited Net Revenues for Fiscal Year Ended February 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 12:56 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Change in Directors o
biz.yahoo.com - March 14 at 12:56 PM
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www.bizjournals.com - March 13 at 12:01 PM
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www.bizjournals.com - March 11 at 9:51 AM
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www.bizjournals.com - March 9 at 5:25 PM
bizjournals.com logoChina Pre-school Education (Kindergarten) Industry Research Report, 2016
www.bizjournals.com - March 8 at 10:42 PM
prnewswire.com logoEducation Elements Renews With Resound Marketing to Drive Public Relations For Its Transformative Solutions In K12 Education
www.prnewswire.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpectrum Marketing & Communications Announces Launch of New Education Services Division
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM

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