NASDAQ:EDUC - Educational Development Stock Price, News & Analysis

$6.00
-0.07 (-1.15 %)
(As of 08/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$6.00
Now: $6.00
$6.08
50-Day Range
$6.07
MA: $6.63
$7.16
52-Week Range
$6.00
Now: $6.00
$14.35
Volume3,200 shs
Average Volume12,597 shs
Market Capitalization$50.64 million
P/E Ratio7.91
Dividend Yield3.33%
Beta1.32
Educational Development Corporation, a publishing company, operates as a trade co-publisher of the line of educational children's books in the United States. The company offers various books, including Touchy-Feely board books, activity and flashcards, adventure and search books, art books, sticker books, and foreign language books, as well as science and math titles, and chapter books and novels. It operates through two divisions, Home Business and Publishing. The Home Business division distributes books through a network of independent consultants, who hold book showings in individual homes; and through social media, book fairs, direct sales, and Internet sales. This division distributes its products to school and public libraries. The Publishing division markets books to bookstores, toy stores, specialty stores, museums, and other retail outlets throughout the country. The company distributes children's books published by Usborne Publishing Limited in the United Kingdom. Educational Development Corporation was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous nondurable goods
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:EDUC
CUSIPN/A
Phone918-622-4522

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$118.81 million
Cash Flow$0.9901 per share
Book Value$3.16 per share

Profitability

Net Income$6.68 million

Miscellaneous

Employees193
Market Cap$50.64 million
Next Earnings Date10/21/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Thursday, July 11th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 20th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Tuesday, September 10th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.33%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 19th. View Educational Development's Dividend History.

When did Educational Development's stock split? How did Educational Development's stock split work?

Shares of Educational Development split on the morning of Thursday, August 23rd 2018. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, August 22nd 2018. The newly issued shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Wednesday, August 22nd 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of Educational Development stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Educational Development's earnings last quarter?

Educational Development Co. (NASDAQ:EDUC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 11th. The company reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $27.59 million for the quarter. Educational Development had a return on equity of 24.42% and a net margin of 4.99%. View Educational Development's Earnings History.

When is Educational Development's next earnings date?

Educational Development is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Educational Development.

Has Educational Development been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about EDUC stock has trended positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Educational Development earned a coverage optimism score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Educational Development.

Who are some of Educational Development's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Educational Development own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Educational Development investors own include Mesoblast (MESO), Marks and Spencer Group (MKS), Penumbra (PEN), iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF (ITA), Applied Optoelectronics (AAOI), Abeona Therapeutics (ABEO), Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZO), Chart Industries (GTLS), Ichor (ICHR) and Kforce (KFRC).

Who are Educational Development's key executives?

Educational Development's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Randall W. White, Chairman, Pres, Treasurer & CEO (Age 77)
  • Mr. Dan E. O'Keefe, Corp. Sec. & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Craig M. White, Chief Operating Officer (Age 50)
  • Ms. Heather N. Cobb, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer (Age 43)

Who are Educational Development's major shareholders?

Educational Development's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.40%) and Seizert Capital Partners LLC (0.59%). Company insiders that own Educational Development stock include Craig M White, Heather N Cobb, Keefe Daniel E O, Randall W White and Ronald T Mcdaniel. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Educational Development.

Which major investors are selling Educational Development stock?

EDUC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Seizert Capital Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Educational Development company stock in the last year include Craig M White and Randall W White. View Insider Buying and Selling for Educational Development.

Which major investors are buying Educational Development stock?

EDUC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have bought Educational Development stock in the last two years include Craig M White, Heather N Cobb, Keefe Daniel E O, Randall W White and Ronald T Mcdaniel. View Insider Buying and Selling for Educational Development.

How do I buy shares of Educational Development?

Shares of EDUC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Educational Development's stock price today?

One share of EDUC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.00.

How big of a company is Educational Development?

Educational Development has a market capitalization of $50.64 million and generates $118.81 million in revenue each year. Educational Development employs 193 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Educational Development.

What is Educational Development's official website?

The official website for Educational Development is http://www.edcpub.com/.

How can I contact Educational Development?

Educational Development's mailing address is 5402 SOUTH 122ND EAST AVENUE, TULSA OK, 74146. The company can be reached via phone at 918-622-4522 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Educational Development (NASDAQ EDUC)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  86 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  82 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  168
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Educational Development and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EDUC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EDUC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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