Scholastic Corp Company Profile (NASDAQ:SCHL)

About Scholastic Corp

Scholastic Corp logoScholastic Corporation is a publisher and distributor of children's books, a provider of print and digital instructional materials for pre-kindergarten (pre-K) to grade 12, and a producer of educational and entertaining children's media. The Company operates through three segments: Children's Book Publishing and Distribution, Education and International. The Children's Book Publishing and Distribution segment includes the publication and distribution of children's books, e-books, media and interactive products in the United States through its book clubs and book fairs in its school channels and through the trade channel. The Education segment includes publication and distribution to schools and libraries of children's books, classroom magazines, supplemental classroom materials, and print and online reference and non-fiction products for grades pre-K to 12 in the United States. The International segment includes its international operations, and export and foreign rights businesses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Publishing - Books
  • Sub-Industry: Publishing
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: SCHL
  • CUSIP: 80706610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $46.24
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $46.17
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $42.75
  • 52-Week Range: $34.51 - $49.38
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.44
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 33.27
  • P/E Growth: 3.04
  • Market Cap: $1.59B
  • Outstanding Shares: 34,488,000
  • Beta: 0.98
  • Net Margins: 2.98%
  • Return on Equity: 5.71%
  • Return on Assets: 3.97%
  • Current Ratio: 2.03%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.40%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/17/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$50.00View Rating Details
5/2/2015GabelliUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/15/2016Q217$1.92$1.99$623.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/22/2016Q117($1.17)($1.15)$282.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q416$0.95$1.22$501.60 million$513.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/24/2016Q316($0.35)($0.06)$353.75 million$375.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/17/2015Q216$2.10$1.89$607.35 million$619.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/24/2015Q116($1.51)($1.42)$187.30 million$191.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q415$1.10$0.93$551.20 million$487.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/26/2015Q315($0.56)($0.59)$389.80 million$382.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/18/2014Q215$2.22$2.17$636.40 million$665.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/25/2014Q115($0.84)($1.05)$283.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q414$0.91$1.24$516.00 million$549.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/20/2014Q314($0.37)($0.68)$380.00 million$373.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/19/2013Q2$2.20$2.15$638.10 million$623.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/19/2013Q114($0.68)($0.94)$299.70 million$276.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q4 2013$0.82$0.76$514.30 million$506.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/21/2013Q3 2013($0.39)($0.63)$384.20 million$380.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/20/2012Q2 2013$2.05$1.89$632.50 million$616.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/20/2012Q113($1.05)($1.02)$313.90 million$293.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$1.57$1.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/15/2011$2.33$2.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/22/2011($1.04)$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.76$0.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/24/2011($0.22)($0.68)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/16/2010$2.19$2.19$684.00 million$675.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.69 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.39 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161($0.32)($0.32)($0.32)
Q2 20161$0.91$0.91$0.91
Q4 20161$1.00$1.00$1.00
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL)
Annual Dividend:$0.60
Dividend Yield:1.30%
Payout Ratio:40.54% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
35.50% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
43.17% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 24.16%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 80.34%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/17/2017Richard RobinsonCEOSell400$46.25$18,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2017Richard RobinsonCEOSell53,026$46.77$2,480,026.02View SEC Filing  
1/10/2017Richard RobinsonCEOSell18,595$46.81$870,431.95View SEC Filing  
1/5/2017Richard RobinsonCEOSell2,580$47.35$122,163.00View SEC Filing  
1/4/2017Maureen OconnellCFOSell8,264$47.45$392,126.80View SEC Filing  
12/28/2016Richard RobinsonCEOSell10,000$47.83$478,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2016Richard RobinsonCEOSell1,800$48.00$86,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2016Richard RobinsonCEOSell10,193$48.00$489,264.00View SEC Filing  
12/20/2016Maureen OconnellCFOSell33,267$48.05$1,598,479.35View SEC Filing  
12/19/2016John L DaviesDirectorSell6,243$47.69$297,728.67View SEC Filing  
12/19/2016Richard RobinsonCEOSell27,994$47.55$1,331,114.70View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Richard RobinsonCEOSell18,158$40.68$738,667.44View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Judith NewmanEVPSell400$41.25$16,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Judith NewmanEVPSell7,600$41.30$313,880.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Alan J BoykoInsiderSell12,720$41.25$524,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2016Maureen OconnellCFOSell56,526$40.00$2,261,040.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016Maureen OconnellCFOSell600$40.00$24,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016Richard RobinsonCEOSell19,390$37.15$720,338.50View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016Richard RobinsonCEOSell44,397$37.29$1,655,564.13View SEC Filing  
4/19/2016Richard RobinsonCEOSell81,265$37.13$3,017,369.45View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Richard RobinsonCEOSell31,265$37.08$1,159,306.20View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Richard RobinsonCEOSell165,328$37.25$6,158,468.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2015Maureen OconnellCFOSell10,681$43.00$459,283.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2015Maureen OconnellCFOSell4,714$44.01$207,463.14View SEC Filing  
9/9/2015Maureen OconnellCFOSell11,044$44.00$485,936.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Richard RobinsonCEOSell35,000$43.62$1,526,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015Judith NewmanEVPSell6,500$43.14$280,410.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Richard RobinsonCEOSell36,135$41.03$1,482,619.05View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Mae JemisonDirectorSell6,000$40.32$241,920.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Richard RobinsonCEOSell24,338$41.57$1,011,730.66View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015Richard RobinsonCEOSell50,692$43.17$2,188,373.64View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Judith NewmanEVPSell19,300$43.70$843,410.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Richard RobinsonCEOSell2,003$43.51$87,150.53View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Peter MayerDirectorSell7,500$42.93$321,975.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Richard RobinsonCEOSell42,612$43.11$1,837,003.32View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Judith NewmanEVPSell20,000$43.03$860,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Richard RobinsonCEOSell21,000$43.07$904,470.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Richard RobinsonCEOSell35,938$42.54$1,528,802.52View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Judith NewmanEVPSell25,000$41.53$1,038,250.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Margery W MayerEVPSell17,000$40.00$680,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Maureen OconnellCFOSell100,000$40.00$4,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2014Alan J BoykoInsiderSell10,742$36.62$393,372.04View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Judith NewmanEVPSell1,500$33.25$49,875.00View SEC Filing  
10/22/2014Judith NewmanEVPSell2,252$32.80$73,865.60View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Judith NewmanEVPSell5,461$35.26$192,554.86View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell20,717$35.05$726,130.85View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell52,004$35.28$1,834,701.12View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell22,279$35.94$800,707.26View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Alan J BoykoInsiderSell1,200$36.03$43,236.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell51,618$35.84$1,849,989.12View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell33,382$36.07$1,204,088.74View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell20,687$36.10$746,800.70View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell64,000$36.23$2,318,720.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Maureen OconnellCFOSell6,000$36.34$218,040.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell34,000$36.30$1,234,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014John G McdonaldDirectorSell6,000$35.54$213,240.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell59,000$35.96$2,121,640.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell30,000$36.57$1,097,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Augustus K OliverDirectorSell4,900$36.24$177,576.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Mae JemisonDirectorSell6,000$35.61$213,660.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014Mae JemisonDirectorSell287$36.20$10,389.40View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Margery MayerEVPSell20,246$33.71$682,492.66View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014Judith NewmanEVPSell9,901$34.43$340,891.43View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014Richard RobinsonCEOSell200,000$34.04$6,808,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2013Judith NewmanEVPSell10,000$33.54$335,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2013Maureen OconnellCFOSell20,000$33.64$672,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/24/2013Judith NewmanEVPSell15,000$33.72$505,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Andrews HeddenEVPSell22,753$32.48$739,017.44View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Andrews HeddenEVPSell10,000$30.75$307,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Judith NewmanEVPSell5,099$30.79$156,998.21View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Judith NewmanEVPSell8,000$30.38$243,040.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL)
DateHeadline logoScholastic Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SCHL-US : February 14, 2017 (NASDAQ:SCHL) - February 15 at 2:43 AM logoLitWorld And Scholastic Celebrate World Read Aloud Day With Educators And Families (NASDAQ:SCHL) - February 10 at 2:15 AM logoScholastic To Publish Activism Book By Marley Dias, 12-Year-Old #1000BlackGirlBooks Founder, In Spring 2018 (NASDAQ:SCHL) - February 3 at 3:42 AM logoNew National Research On Children's Reading Released By Scholastic (NASDAQ:SCHL) - January 31 at 10:41 PM logoSCHOLASTIC CORP : ex-dividend day (NASDAQ:SCHL) - January 28 at 6:28 AM logoScholastic Corp. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:SCHL) : January 23, 2017 (NASDAQ:SCHL) - January 23 at 8:05 PM
News IconCEO, Chairman and President of Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHL), Robinson Richard, sells 400 shares worth $18,500 (NASDAQ:SCHL) - January 20 at 11:49 PM logoScholastic Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SCHL-US : January 20, 2017 (NASDAQ:SCHL) - January 20 at 11:49 PM
News IconScholastic to Publish Updated Edition of J.K. Rowling’s ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ By Newt Scamander (NASDAQ:SCHL) - January 9 at 9:37 PM
News IconInsider Filing: Richard Robinson Sold $122,161 Worth of Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL) Shares (NASDAQ:SCHL) - January 7 at 2:50 AM logoSCHOLASTIC CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Ob (NASDAQ:SCHL) - January 6 at 9:48 PM logoScholastic To Publish Updated Edition of J.K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by Newt Scamander (NASDAQ:SCHL) - January 6 at 3:36 AM logoScholastic : American Girl's 2017 Girl of the Year Inspires Girls To Find Their Creative Voices And Speak Out To Make A Difference (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 31 at 2:40 AM
News IconInsider Holder Move: Richard Robinson, an Insider in Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL), Unloaded 21993 shares of the Company (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 28 at 7:34 PM
News IconKids’ Book Trends in 2017: Scholastic Reading Club Editors Predict Next Year’s “Must Reads” (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 27 at 7:22 PM logoETFs with exposure to Scholastic Corp. : December 23, 2016 (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 23 at 7:51 PM logoScholastic : Continues Leadership Role in Sustainable Paper Procurement Practices (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 23 at 1:10 AM logoScholastic Corp. :SCHL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : December 22, 2016 (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 22 at 8:07 PM logoScholastic Corporation Continues Leadership Role in Sustainable Paper Procurement Practices (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 22 at 8:07 PM logoKids' Book Trends In 2017: Scholastic Reading Club Editors Predict Next Year's "Must Reads" (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 21 at 10:57 AM logoScholastic Reports Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Results (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 16 at 11:05 PM logoSCHOLASTIC CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 16 at 11:05 PM logoQ2 2017 Scholastic Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 16 at 11:05 PM logoScholastic Corp. : SCHL-US: Dividend Analysis : October 31st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : December 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 16 at 11:05 PM logoScholastic posts 2Q profit (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 16 at 3:17 AM logoScholastic profit and sales rise above expectations (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 16 at 3:17 AM logoScholastic Corp Reveals 6% Advance In Q2 Profit (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 16 at 3:17 AM logoEdited Transcript of SCHL earnings conference call or presentation 15-Dec-16 1:30pm GMT (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 16 at 3:17 AM logoScholastic +3.5% after Q2 earnings beat (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 15 at 9:43 AM logoScholastic Corporation Announces Third Quarter Dividend (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 14 at 10:03 PM logoScholastic Corporation Announces Date for Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Earnings Release and Teleconference (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 8 at 8:08 PM
News IconScholastic to Publish Picture Book by Renowned Children’s Book Creators R.L. Stine and Marc Brown (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 7 at 12:23 AM logoPreK-3 Students Gain Increased Access to Books with New Take-Home Book Packs from Scholastic (NASDAQ:SCHL) - December 1 at 7:35 PM logoMore than 33,000 Students from 80 Schools Worldwide will Receive 10 Free Books this School Year Through My Very Own Library and Scholastic Book Fairs (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 30 at 10:53 AM logoScholastic Announces 39 Kid Reporters Chosen for 2016-17 Scholastic News Kids Press Corps™ (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 29 at 3:15 PM logoScholastic Announces 39 Kid Reporters Chosen for 2016-17 Scholastic News Kids Press Corps™ (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 29 at 3:15 PM logoVTech® Recognized with Scholastic Parent & Child® 2016 Gold Star Toy Awards (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 29 at 3:15 PM logoVTech® Recognized with Scholastic Parent & Child® 2016 Gold Star Toy Awards (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 29 at 3:15 PM logoScholastic News® EXCLUSIVE: First Lady Michelle Obama Reflects on the "Let's Move!" Initiative and Life In and After the White House (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 22 at 12:01 PM logoGive the Gift of Reading This Holiday Season: Build a Children's Book Library in Every Room (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 21 at 7:52 PM logoNew Survey of Teachers & Principals from Scholastic Explores Barriers to Equity in Education and the Resources Needed to Support Students (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 16 at 11:02 AM logoScholastic Launches Two New Professional Books And Celebrates Author Awards At 2016 NCTE Annual Convention (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 14 at 11:35 AM logoScholastic Teacher™ Celebrates 125 Years As America's Longest-Running Magazine For Teachers (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 10 at 7:16 PM
News IconMindy Stockfield Named Senior Vice President of Marketing, Scholastic Trade Publishing (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 9 at 7:23 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Scholastic Corp. : November 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 9 at 7:23 PM logoScholastic Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SCHL-US : November 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 8 at 11:00 AM
News Icon22 Talented Educators Will Share Expertise Throughout 2016-17 School Years as Scholastic “Top Teaching” Bloggers (NASDAQ:SCHL) - November 3 at 7:21 PM logo22 Talented Educators Will Share Expertise Throughout 2016-17 School Year as Scholastic "Top Teaching" Bloggers (NASDAQ:SCHL) - October 27 at 12:16 PM logoScholastic News® Student Vote Results Are In: Hillary Clinton Picked to Win 2016 Presidential Election (NASDAQ:SCHL) - October 18 at 12:33 PM logoSCHOLASTIC CORP Financials (NASDAQ:SCHL) - October 14 at 6:58 PM


What is Scholastic Corp's stock symbol?

Scholastic Corp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SCHL."

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

Scholastic Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 14th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, January 31st will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.30%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, January 27th.

When will Scholastic Corp announce their earnings?

Scholastic Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March, 22nd 2017.

Who owns Scholastic Corp stock?

Scholastic Corp's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.09%), Royce & Associates LP (6.12%), State Street Corp (1.90%), RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC (1.45%), Advisory Research Inc. (0.81%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (0.54%). Company insiders that own Scholastic Corp stock include Alan J Boyko, John L Davies, Judith Newman, Mae Jemison, Margery W Mayer, Maureen Oconnell, Peter Mayer and Richard Robinson.

Who sold Scholastic Corp stock? Who is selling Scholastic Corp stock?

Scholastic Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisory Research Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, Comerica Bank, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, AQR Capital Management LLC, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System and AMG Funds LLC. Company insiders that have sold Scholastic Corp stock in the last year include Alan J Boyko, John L Davies, Judith Newman, Maureen Oconnell and Richard Robinson.

Who bought Scholastic Corp stock? Who is buying Scholastic Corp stock?

Scholastic Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Trexquant Investment LP, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Round Hill Asset Management and Marshall Wace LLP.

How do I buy Scholastic Corp stock?

Shares of Scholastic Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Scholastic Corp stock cost?

One share of Scholastic Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.24.

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Last Updated on 2/26/2017 by Staff