Escalade Company Profile (NASDAQ:ESCA)

About Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)

Escalade 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 Goods
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ESCA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $166.41 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 14,346,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $12.57
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $13.03
  • 52 Week Range: $9.70 - $14.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.87
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.84
  • P/E Growth: 0.89
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $163.89 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.02
  • Book Value: $7.12 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.63
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 4.0%
  • EBIDTA: $18.64 million
  • Net Margins: 6.58%
  • Return on Equity: 11.09%
  • Return on Assets: 7.03%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.05%
  • Current Ratio: 1.72%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.90%
  • Average Volume: 16,425 shs.
  • Beta: 0.36
  • Short Ratio: 6.1

Frequently Asked Questions for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)

What is Escalade's stock symbol?

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

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

Escalade announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 21st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 8th will be given a dividend of $0.115 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $0.46 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.97%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 6th. View Escalade's Dividend History.

How were Escalade's earnings last quarter?

Escalade, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESCA) released its earnings results on Thursday, April, 20th. The company reported $0.10 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $30.81 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $29.55 million. Escalade had a return on equity of 11.09% and a net margin of 6.58%. View Escalade's Earnings History.

When will Escalade make its next earnings announcement?

Escalade is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Escalade.

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

2 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Escalade's shares. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $17.00. On average, they expect Escalade's share price to reach $16.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Escalade.

Who are some of Escalade's key competitors?

Who are Escalade's key executives?

Escalade'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 stock?

Escalade's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Minerva Advisors LLC (2.96%), North Star Investment Management Corp. (2.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.50%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.21%), Beddow Capital Management Inc. (2.17%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.47%). Company insiders that own Escalade stock include George Savitsky and Richard Fenton Baalmann Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Escalade.

Who sold Escalade stock? Who is selling Escalade stock?

Escalade's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Grandeur Peak Global Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo & Company MN and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Escalade.

Who bought Escalade stock? Who is buying Escalade stock?

Escalade's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Beddow Capital Management Inc., Northstar Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, North Star Investment Management Corp., Creative Planning, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Vanguard Group Inc. and Geode Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Escalade.

How do I buy Escalade stock?

Shares of Escalade 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's stock price today?

One share of Escalade stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.60.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Escalade (NASDAQ ESCA)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  47 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  65 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  112
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.50 (42.24% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Escalade (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
6/17/2015Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform$19.00 -> $22.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Earnings by Quarter for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Escalade (NASDAQ ESCA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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 (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 (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:3.79%
Payout Ratio:57.14% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
50.57% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
44.90% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 21.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 24.58%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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 (NASDAQ:ESCA)
Latest Headlines for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)
DateHeadline 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 logoZacks: Escalade, Inc. (ESCA) Receives Consensus Rating of "" from Analysts - March 27 at 11:50 AM logoEscalade, Inc. (ESCA) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold - March 20 at 12:43 PM logoCan Escalade Be a Compelling Pick for Value Investors? - March 9 at 5:32 PM logoESCALADE INC Financials - March 4 at 5:21 PM logoMercedes-Benz Adds to U.S. Luxury Sales Lead With Higher Prices - March 1 at 4:46 PM logoForm 4 ESCALADE INC For: Feb 26 Filed by: Savitsky George - February 28 at 8:23 AM logoESCALADE INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 28 at 8:23 AM logoBRIEF-Escalade Q4 earnings per share $0.24 - February 24 at 11:31 AM logoEscalade Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Results - February 23 at 10:04 PM logoESCALADE INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events - February 23 at 10:04 PM logoNorth Star Micro Cap Fund - Big Positions Of An Outperforming Microcap Specialist Fund - February 13 at 8:47 AM logoForm 4 ESCALADE INC For: Dec 30 Filed by: GRIFFIN ROBERT E - December 30 at 10:28 PM logoSnapchat Spectacles get a codename: Laguna - November 1 at 9:16 AM logoBRIEF-Escalade reports Q3 earnings per share $0.30 - October 27 at 9:32 AM logoEscalade Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results - October 27 at 9:32 AM logoConsumer Reports Yanks Honda Civic Recommendation on Poor Reliability - October 24 at 4:43 PM logoBuick Is First U.S. Brand to Crack Consumer Reports’ Top 3 - October 24 at 4:43 PM logoPoor fund manager performance could fuel U.S. small-cap portfolio turnover - October 19 at 5:16 PM



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