Escalade, Incorporated Company Profile (NASDAQ:ESCA)

About Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)

Escalade, Incorporated logoEscalade, Incorporated (Escalade) is a manufacturer and distributor of sporting goods through its subsidiary Escalade Sports. The Company operates in Sporting Goods (Escalade Sports) segment. Escalade Sports manufactures, imports and distributes sporting goods brands in basketball goals, archery, indoor and outdoor game recreation and fitness products through sporting goods retailers, specialty dealers, key online retailers, traditional department stores and mass merchants. Escalade offers table tennis tables, residential in-ground basketball goals and in archery bows. Its brands, owned or distributed include Bear Archery, Trophy Ridge, Whisker Biscuit, Cajun Bowfishing, STIGA, Ping-Pong, Prince, Goalrilla, Goaliath, Silverback, Hoopstar, Goalsetter, Woodplay, Childlife, The STEP, USWeight, Atomic, Redline, Mizerak, Minnesota Fats, Accudart, Arachnid, Nodor, Pickleball Now, Onix and Viva Sol. Escalade Sports manufactures in the United States and Mexico, and imports product from Asia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Sporting & Outdoor Goods
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ESCA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $186.74 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 14,364,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $12.17
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $12.56
  • 52 Week Range: $11.30 - $14.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.88
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.47
  • P/E Growth: 1.08
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $167.82 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.13
  • Book Value: $7.24 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.82
  • Annual Dividend: $0.46
  • Dividend Yield: 3.5%
  • EBIDTA: $18.37 million
  • Net Margins: 6.67%
  • Return on Equity: 10.95%
  • Return on Assets: 7.32%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.22%
  • Current Ratio: 4.08%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.06%
  • Average Volume: 11,628 shs.
  • Beta: 0.1
  • Short Ratio: 25.17

Frequently Asked Questions for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)

What is Escalade, Incorporated's stock symbol?

Escalade, Incorporated trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ESCA."

How often does Escalade, Incorporated pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Escalade, Incorporated?

Escalade, Incorporated announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 11th will be given a dividend of $0.115 per share on Monday, September 18th. This represents a $0.46 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.50%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 8th. View Escalade, Incorporated's Dividend History.

How were Escalade, Incorporated's earnings last quarter?

Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA) issued its earnings results on Monday, July, 31st. The company reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.08. The business earned $52.39 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $45.60 million. Escalade, Incorporated had a return on equity of 10.95% and a net margin of 6.67%. View Escalade, Incorporated's Earnings History.

When will Escalade, Incorporated make its next earnings announcement?

Escalade, Incorporated is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Escalade, Incorporated.

Where is Escalade, Incorporated's stock going? Where will Escalade, Incorporated's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Escalade, Incorporated's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $17.00. On average, they expect Escalade, Incorporated's stock price to reach $17.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Escalade, Incorporated.

Who are some of Escalade, Incorporated's key competitors?

Who are Escalade, Incorporated's key executives?

Escalade, Incorporated's management team includes the folowing people:

  • David L. Fetherman, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Stephen R. Wawrin, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President - Finance
  • Richard F. Baalmann Jr., Independent Director
  • George Savitsky, Independent Director
  • Richard D. White CPA, Independent Director
  • Edward E. Williams Ph.D., Independent Director

Who owns Escalade, Incorporated stock?

Escalade, Incorporated's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Minerva Advisors LLC (2.96%), North Star Investment Management Corp. (2.78%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.58%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.21%), Parthenon LLC (1.22%) and State Street Corp (0.91%). Company insiders that own Escalade, Incorporated stock include David L Fetherman and Stephen Wawrin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Escalade, Incorporated.

Who sold Escalade, Incorporated stock? Who is selling Escalade, Incorporated stock?

Escalade, Incorporated's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Grandeur Peak Global Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, California State Teachers Retirement System, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Northstar Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and New York State Common Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have sold Escalade, Incorporated stock in the last year include David L Fetherman and Stephen Wawrin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Escalade, Incorporated.

Who bought Escalade, Incorporated stock? Who is buying Escalade, Incorporated stock?

Escalade, Incorporated's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including North Star Investment Management Corp., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, Northern Trust Corp, Teachers Advisors LLC, Strs Ohio, Vanguard Group Inc. and Rhumbline Advisers. View Insider Buying and Selling for Escalade, Incorporated.

How do I buy Escalade, Incorporated stock?

Shares of Escalade, Incorporated 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 Escalade, Incorporated's stock price today?

One share of Escalade, Incorporated stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.15.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ ESCA)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  82 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  99 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  181
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $17.00 (29.28% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/25/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$17.00N/AView Rating Details
6/20/2016WunderlichLower Price TargetBuy$18.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Earnings by Quarter for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ ESCA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2017$0.23N/AView Earnings Details
7/31/20176/30/2017$0.23$0.15$45.60 million$52.39 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2017Q1 2017$0.07$0.10$29.55 million$30.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q4 2016$0.19$0.24$43.50 million$45.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q3$0.21$0.30$38.85 million$38.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q2$0.15$0.15$44.35 million$48.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/15/2016Q1$0.14$0.12$36.10 million$34.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q4$0.22$0.20$43.10 million$43.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$0.19$0.14$33.20 million$34.58 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q2 2015$0.19$0.23$41.16 million$43.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.19$0.25$27.70 million$33.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q4 2014$0.21$0.32$41.25 million$40.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q314$0.27$31.60 million$31.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/25/2014Q214$0.20$38.00 million$38.01 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2014Q1 14$0.16$34.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2013Q4 2012$0.29$36.67 million$40.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.74
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.09$0.09$0.09
Q2 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q3 20171$0.24$0.24$0.24
Q4 20171$0.19$0.19$0.19
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Most Recent Dividend:9/18/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.46
Dividend Yield:3.50%
Payout Ratio:58.23% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
61.33% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
54.12% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)

Dividend History by Quarter for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ ESCA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 20.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 26.46%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/13/2017David L FethermanCEOSell9,250$12.11$112,017.50View SEC Filing  
6/29/2017Stephen WawrinCFOSell1,000$13.41$13,410.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015George SavitskyDirectorSell5,000$19.05$95,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Richard Fenton Baalmann JrDirectorSell3,000$18.57$55,710.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Robert J KellerCEOSell8,272$18.12$149,888.64View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015Richard Fenton Baalmann JrDirectorSell7,500$17.58$131,850.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014Richard Fenton Baalmann JrDirectorSell5,435$15.83$86,036.05View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014George SavitskyDirectorSell7,500$15.72$117,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Robert J KellerCEOSell10,000$14.75$147,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Robert J KellerCEOSell4,782$14.83$70,917.06View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Robert J KellerCEOSell10,000$11.65$116,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Deborah Jean MeinertCFOSell15,280$11.49$175,567.20View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Robert J KellerCEOSell8,100$11.78$95,418.00View SEC Filing  
11/27/2013Robert J KellerCEOSell1,800$10.84$19,512.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Patrick J GriffinMajor ShareholderBuy10,000$6.16$61,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2013Robert E GriffinDirectorBuy21,468$6.05$129,881.40View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Patrick J GriffinMajor ShareholderBuy15,400$6.05$93,170.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2012Robert E GriffinDirectorBuy10,000$5.15$51,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Latest Headlines for Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)
DateHeadline logoEscalade, Incorporated (ESCA) CEO David L. Fetherman Sells 9,250 Shares - September 15 at 8:02 PM logoEscalade, (ESCA) versus Acushnet Holdings Corp. (GOLF) Head to Head Review - August 28 at 12:26 PM logoHead-To-Head Comparison: Escalade, (ESCA) & Acushnet Holdings Corp. (GOLF) - August 27 at 2:28 PM logoETFs with exposure to Escalade, Inc. : August 25, 2017 - August 25 at 7:57 PM logoEscalade, Inc. :ESCA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : August 15, 2017 - August 15 at 7:06 PM logoHead-To-Head Analysis: Escalade, (NASDAQ:ESCA) versus Callaway Golf (ELY) - August 13 at 6:10 PM logoValuEngine Downgrades Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA) to Hold - August 6 at 10:40 AM logoEscalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - August 4 at 8:38 PM logoEscalade, (ESCA) & Acushnet Holdings Corp. (GOLF) Head-To-Head Comparison - August 2 at 2:46 PM logoEscalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.08 EPS - August 1 at 11:57 AM logoEscalade, Incorporated Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.12 (NASDAQ:ESCA) - August 1 at 11:26 AM logoEscalade Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - July 31 at 6:07 PM logoEscalade posts 2Q profit - July 31 at 6:07 PM logoHead to Head Contrast: Acushnet Holdings Corp. (GOLF) and Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA) - July 31 at 9:16 AM logoJohnson Outdoors (JOUT) versus Escalade, (ESCA) Critical Survey - July 28 at 10:33 AM logoEscalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA) Raised to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - July 12 at 12:04 AM logoReviewing Sturm, Ruger & Company (RGR) & Escalade, (NASDAQ:ESCA) - July 2 at 7:38 AM logoEscalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA) CFO Sells $13,410.00 in Stock - June 30 at 7:50 PM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Escalade, Incorporated (ESCA) to Sell - June 28 at 10:34 PM logoCritical Analysis: Black Diamond (BDE) and Escalade, (ESCA) - June 24 at 8:36 AM logo$48.25 Million in Sales Expected for Escalade, Incorporated (ESCA) This Quarter - June 18 at 8:36 AM logoEscalade, Incorporated (ESCA) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.23 Per Share - June 16 at 8:48 PM logoEscalade, Inc. (ESCA) Short Interest Up 28.4% in May - June 11 at 7:32 AM logoEscalade, Inc. : ESCA-US: Dividend Analysis : June 07th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 7, 2017 - June 7 at 11:26 AM logoEscalade, Inc. (ESCA) Lifted to Buy at ValuEngine - June 6 at 9:44 PM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Escalade, Inc. (ESCA) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $48.25 Million - May 21 at 7:14 AM logo$0.23 EPS Expected for Escalade, Inc. (ESCA) This Quarter - May 19 at 10:28 AM logoEscalade, Inc. (ESCA) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - May 15 at 8:58 PM logoETFs with exposure to Escalade, Inc. : May 8, 2017 - May 8 at 4:54 PM logoEscalade, Inc. (ESCA) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $48.95 Million - April 30 at 8:30 AM logoEscalade (ESCA) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds - April 29 at 3:15 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate Escalade, Inc. (ESCA) Will Post Earnings of $0.23 Per Share - April 28 at 10:24 PM logoBrokerages Anticipate Escalade, Inc. (ESCA) to Announce $0.23 Earnings Per Share - April 28 at 10:07 AM logoEscalade (ESCA) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 26 at 9:36 PM logoEscalade, Inc. (ESCA) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - April 26 at 8:26 PM logoEscalade, Inc. (ESCA) Downgraded by TheStreet - April 25 at 4:42 PM logoETFs with exposure to Escalade, Inc. : April 24, 2017 - April 24 at 4:52 PM logoEscalade (ESCA) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.14 - April 23 at 8:45 AM logoEscalade, Inc. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.12 (ESCA) - April 21 at 6:33 PM logoEscalade, Inc. (ESCA) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.03 EPS - April 21 at 1:15 PM logoEscalade, Inc. :ESCA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 11:59 AM logoEscalade (ESCA) Receiving Somewhat Negative News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 20 at 1:31 PM logoEscalade Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - April 20 at 11:02 AM logoEscalade posts 1Q profit - April 20 at 8:42 AM logoEscalade (ESCA) Getting Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Study Finds - April 15 at 2:13 PM logoEscalade, Inc. (ESCA) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday - April 11 at 7:02 AM logo$29.55 Million in Sales Expected for Escalade, Inc. (ESCA) This Quarter - April 9 at 8:37 AM logo$0.07 EPS Expected for Escalade, Inc. (ESCA) This Quarter - April 7 at 8:17 PM logoEscalade, Inc. : ESCA-US: Dividend Analysis : March 13th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 9:40 AM logoETFs with exposure to Escalade, Inc. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 9:40 AM



Escalade, Incorporated (ESCA) Chart for Wednesday, September, 20, 2017

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