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What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
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Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
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S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
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Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
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DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
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Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
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NASDAQ:EDUC

Educational Development - EDUC Stock Forecast, Price & News

$3.60
+0.11 (+3.15%)
(As of 08/5/2022 08:48 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$3.49
$3.60
50-Day Range
$3.28
$4.92
52-Week Range
$3.27
$11.00
Volume
11,000 shs
Average Volume
14,256 shs
Market Capitalization
$31.32 million
P/E Ratio
5.90
Dividend Yield
8.33%
Price Target
N/A

Educational Development MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
N/A
Upside/​Downside
N/A
Short Interest
Healthy
0.11% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.20mentions of Educational Development in the last 14 days
Based on 43 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.45 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

39th out of 178 stocks

Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Industry

1st out of 4 stocks

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About Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC) Stock

Educational Development Corporation, a publishing company, operates as a trade co-publisher of educational children's books in the United States. It operates through two segments, Publishing and Usborne Books & More (UBAM). The company offers various books, including touchy-feely board books, activity books and flashcards, adventure and search books, art books, sticker books, and foreign language books, as well as internet-linked books comprising science and math titles, and chapter books and novels. Educational Development Corporation markets its products to retail accounts, which include book, school supply, toy and gift stores and museums, through commissioned sales representatives, trade and specialty wholesalers, and its internal tele-sales group; and through a network of independent sales consultants through internet sales, direct sales, home shows, and book fairs. Educational Development Corporation was incorporated in 1965 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Separately, StockNews.com started coverage on Educational Development in a report on Monday, August 1st. They issued a "strong-buy" rating for the company.

Educational Development Stock Up 3.2 %

Educational Development stock traded up $0.11 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $3.60. The stock had a trading volume of 11,030 shares, compared to its average volume of 13,041. Educational Development has a 52 week low of $3.27 and a 52 week high of $11.00. The company has a market cap of $31.32 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.90 and a beta of 0.88. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46, a current ratio of 1.92 and a quick ratio of 0.17. The business's 50 day moving average price is $4.13 and its 200-day moving average price is $6.00.

Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 4th. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share for the quarter. Educational Development had a return on equity of 10.99% and a net margin of 4.08%. The business had revenue of $23.31 million for the quarter.

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EDUC Company Calendar

Last Earnings
1/06/2022
Today
8/07/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/05/2022
Fiscal Year End
2/28/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Miscellaneous nondurable goods
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:EDUC
Employees
214
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Net Income
$8.31 million
Pretax Margin
5.51%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$142.23 million
Cash Flow
$1.20 per share
Book Value
$5.37 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
6,289,000
Market Cap
$31.32 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.88

Key Executives

  • Mr. Randall W. White (Age 80)
    Exec. Chairman & Treasurer
    Comp: $283.5k
  • Mr. Craig M. White (Age 53)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $367.7k
  • Mr. Daniel E. O'Keefe CPA (Age 53)
    CPA, Corp. Sec. & CFO
    Comp: $313.6k
  • Ms. Heather N. Cobb (Age 46)
    Chief Sales & Marketing Officer













EDUC Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

How has Educational Development's stock price performed in 2022?

Educational Development's stock was trading at $9.05 at the start of the year. Since then, EDUC shares have decreased by 60.2% and is now trading at $3.60.
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Are investors shorting Educational Development?

Educational Development saw a drop in short interest during the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,800 shares, a drop of 45.6% from the June 30th total of 12,500 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 15,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.4 days. Currently, 0.1% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Educational Development's next earnings date?

Educational Development is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 5th 2022.
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How were Educational Development's earnings last quarter?

Educational Development Co. (NASDAQ:EDUC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 6th. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.10. The business had revenue of $45.11 million for the quarter. Educational Development had a net margin of 4.08% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.99%.

How often does Educational Development pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Educational Development?

Educational Development announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 1st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, March 10th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 11.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 18th.
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Is Educational Development a good dividend stock?

Educational Development(NASDAQ:EDUC) pays an annual dividend of $0.30 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.33%. EDUC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Educational Development is 49.18%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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When did Educational Development's stock split? How did Educational Development's stock split work?

Educational Development's stock split on the morning of Thursday, August 23rd 2018. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, August 22nd 2018. The newly created shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell 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.

What is Randall W. White's approval rating as Educational Development's CEO?

9 employees have rated Educational Development CEO Randall W. White on Glassdoor.com. Randall W. White has an approval rating of 46% among Educational Development's employees. This puts Randall W. White in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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 Block (SQ), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Mesoblast (MESO), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Brinker International (EAT), Enbridge (ENB), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and Energy Transfer (ET).

What is Educational Development's stock symbol?

Educational Development trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EDUC."

How do I buy shares of Educational Development?

Shares of EDUC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Educational Development's stock price today?

One share of EDUC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.60.

How much money does Educational Development make?

Educational Development (NASDAQ:EDUC) has a market capitalization of $31.32 million and generates $142.23 million in revenue each year. The company earns $8.31 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.61 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Educational Development have?

Educational Development employs 214 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 official website for Educational Development is www.edcpub.com. The company can be reached via phone at (918) 622-4522, via email at rwhite@edcpub.com, or via fax at 918-665-7919.

This page (NASDAQ:EDUC) was last updated on 8/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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