NASDAQ:EDUC - Educational Development Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$18.75 +0.15 (+0.81 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$18.60
Today's Range$18.75 - $19.05
52-Week Range$9.25 - $27.93
Volume5,700 shs
Average Volume28,661 shs
Market Capitalization$78.70 million
P/E Ratio15.16
Dividend Yield2.08%
Beta1.27
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.97
Current Ratio1.57
Quick Ratio1.57

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio15.16
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$111.97 million
Price / Sales0.68
Cash Flow$1.5394 per share
Price / Cash12.18
Book Value$4.99 per share
Price / Book3.76

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$5.21 million
Net Margins4.66%
Return on Equity28.24%
Return on Assets8.40%

Miscellaneous

Employees193
Outstanding Shares4,090,000

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 an annual dividend on Tuesday, May 29th. Investors of record on Monday, June 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, June 21st. This represents a yield of 2%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 1st. View Educational Development's Dividend History.

How were Educational Development's earnings last quarter?

Educational Development Co. (NASDAQ:EDUC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 29th. The company reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter. The business had revenue of $21.95 million for the quarter. Educational Development had a return on equity of 28.24% and a net margin of 4.66%. 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, July, 16th 2018. 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:
  • Mr. Randall W. White, Chairman, Pres, Treasurer & CEO (Age 76)
  • Mr. Craig M. White, VP of Information Technology (Age 49)
  • Dan E. O'Keefe, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 49)

Has Educational Development been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about EDUC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Educational Development earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 46.86 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are Educational Development's major shareholders?

Educational Development's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC (0.71%), Seizert Capital Partners LLC (0.40%), O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC (0.22%) and UBS Group AG (0.14%). Company insiders that own Educational Development stock include Craig M White, Randall W White and Ronald T Mcdaniel. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Educational Development.

Which institutional investors are buying Educational Development stock?

EDUC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC, Seizert Capital Partners LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have bought Educational Development stock in the last two years include Craig M White and Randall W White. 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 $18.75.

How big of a company is Educational Development?

Educational Development has a market capitalization of $78.70 million and generates $111.97 million in revenue each year. Educational Development employs 193 workers across the globe.

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 (EDUC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  58 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  57 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  115
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 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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