Educational Development Company Profile (NASDAQ:EDUC)

About Educational Development (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
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: EDUC
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $8.90
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $8.58
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $9.62
  • 52-Week Range: $6.90 - $15.03
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.03
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $35.51M
  • 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%

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
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)
Most Recent Dividend:12/16/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:4.14%
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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DateHeadline
prnewswire.com logoProsveshcheniye: 65 Million Displaced Persons Poses an Urgent Challenge for the Modern Educational System (NASDAQ:EDUC)
www.prnewswire.com - March 22 at 3:13 AM
prnewswire.com logoHailiang Education Receives Multiple Industry Awards (NASDAQ:EDUC)
www.prnewswire.com - March 20 at 7:42 PM
prnewswire.com logoNew Liaison Educational Microsite Helps Companies Achieve Digital Business Transformation by Modernizing Integration Infrastructures (NASDAQ:EDUC)
www.prnewswire.com - March 16 at 11:17 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Educational Development appoints Dan O'Keefe as chief financial officer (NASDAQ:EDUC)
www.reuters.com - March 15 at 2:20 AM
marketwatch.com logo200 New Engineering Jobs Coming To Palm Beach County, Reveals Business Development Board (NASDAQ:EDUC)
www.marketwatch.com - March 14 at 12:56 PM
businesswire.com logoExcelligence Learning Corporation Acquires ChildCare Education Institute (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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 (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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 (NASDAQ:EDUC)
biz.yahoo.com - March 14 at 12:56 PM
bizjournals.com logoFirst 5 LA: Early Care and Education Is a Calling, and a Career (NASDAQ:EDUC)
www.bizjournals.com - March 13 at 12:01 PM
bizjournals.com logoReal estate development company Barrientos is now Barrientos + Ryan (NASDAQ:EDUC)
www.bizjournals.com - March 11 at 9:51 AM
bizjournals.com logoEverFi and BloomBoard Launch Teacher Certification Program on Financial Education (NASDAQ:EDUC)
www.bizjournals.com - March 9 at 5:25 PM
bizjournals.com logoChina Pre-school Education (Kindergarten) Industry Research Report, 2016 (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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 (NASDAQ:EDUC)
www.prnewswire.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpectrum Marketing & Communications Announces Launch of New Education Services Division (NASDAQ:EDUC)
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 (NASDAQ:EDUC)
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPost Earnings Coverage as Scholastic's Q2 Earnings Beat Expectations (NASDAQ:EDUC)
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:EDUC)
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEducational Development Corporation Announces Third Quarter Financial Results for Quarter Ended November 30, 2016 (NASDAQ:EDUC)
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements (NASDAQ:EDUC)
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CORP Financials (NASDAQ:EDUC)
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of EDUC earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jan-17 8:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:EDUC)
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NASDAQ:EDUC)
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and (NASDAQ:EDUC)
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 2:51 AM
bizjournals.com logoSchenectady tech company names new president (NASDAQ:EDUC)
www.bizjournals.com - March 6 at 4:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWipro Partners with University of North Texas at Dallas to Expand the Wipro Science Education Fellowship Program (NASDAQ:EDUC)
finance.yahoo.com - March 4 at 3:00 AM

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 29th. Shareholders 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 4.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 7th.

How were Educational Development's earnings last quarter?

Educational Development Co. (NASDAQ:EDUC) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, January, 14th. The company reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter. The business had revenue of $10.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $8.50 million. Educational Development had a return on equity of 15.37% and a net margin of 2.19%.

When will Educational Development make its next earnings announcement?

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 $8.70.

Educational Development (EDUC) Chart for Thursday, March, 23, 2017

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