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:
  • 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
  • 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
  • Annual Dividend: $0.36
  • Dividend Yield: 5.0%
  • EBIDTA: $3.68 million
  • Net Margins: 2.19%
  • Return on Equity: 15.37%
  • Return on Assets: 3.46%
  • Current Ratio: 0.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.14%
  • 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 given 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 is Wednesday, December 7th. View Educational Development's Dividend History.

How were Educational Development's earnings last quarter?

Educational Development Co. (NASDAQ:EDUC) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 24th. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter. The business 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 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
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 (NASDAQ:EDUC)

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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
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

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