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NASDAQ:SCHL - Scholastic Stock Price, Forecast & News

$34.28
-0.74 (-2.11 %)
(As of 01/27/2020 07:12 AM ET)
Today's Range
$34.18
Now: $34.29
$35.10
50-Day Range
$34.29
MA: $37.90
$41.89
52-Week Range
$31.38
Now: $34.29
$45.80
Volume163,912 shs
Average Volume131,937 shs
Market Capitalization$1.19 billion
P/E Ratio71.43
Dividend Yield1.75%
Beta0.8
Scholastic Corporation publishes and distributes children's books worldwide. It operates in three segments: Children's Book Publishing and Distribution, Education, and International. The Children's Book Publishing and Distribution segment publishes and distributes children's books, e-books, media, and interactive products through its school book club and school book fair channels, as well as through its trade channel. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Book publishing
Sub-IndustryPublishing
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SCHL
CUSIP80706610
Phone212-343-6100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.65 billion
Cash Flow$3.45 per share
Book Value$36.26 per share

Profitability

Net Income$15.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,900
Market Cap$1.19 billion
Next Earnings Date3/19/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Scholastic (NASDAQ:SCHL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Scholastic's stock symbol?

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

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

Scholastic declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 12th. Investors of record on Friday, January 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Monday, March 16th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 30th. View Scholastic's Dividend History.

How will Scholastic's stock buyback program work?

Scholastic declared that its board has initiated a share buyback program on Thursday, March 22nd 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $50,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Scholastic's earnings last quarter?

Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, December, 19th. The company reported $2.06 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.77 by $0.29. The firm earned $597.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $591 million. Scholastic had a net margin of 1.07% and a return on equity of 3.73%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $2.09 EPS. View Scholastic's Earnings History.

When is Scholastic's next earnings date?

Scholastic is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 19th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Scholastic.

What guidance has Scholastic issued on next quarter's earnings?

Scholastic updated its FY 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 19th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.67-1.7 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.69 billion.

Has Scholastic been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about SCHL stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Scholastic earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Scholastic.

Are investors shorting Scholastic?

Scholastic saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 697,800 shares, an increase of 22.5% from the December 31st total of 569,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 158,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.4 days. Approximately 2.4% of the company's stock are short sold. View Scholastic's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Scholastic's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Scholastic own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Scholastic investors own include Metlife (MET), Brighthouse Financial (BHF), iShares 3-7 Year Treasury Bond ETF (IEI), iShares California Muni Bond ETF (CMF), Walt Disney (DIS), Meredith (MDP), AT&T (T), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Twitter (TWTR) and Mattel (MAT).

Who are Scholastic's key executives?

Scholastic's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Richard Robinson, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 82)
  • Mr. Kenneth J. Cleary, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Andrew Stearns Hedden, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Sec. & Director (Age 78)
  • Ms. Judith A. Newman, Exec. VP (Age 61)
  • Mr. Alan J. Boyko, Pres of Scholastic Book Fairs Inc (Age 65)

Who are Scholastic's major shareholders?

Scholastic's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%), Alpha Windward LLC (0.04%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%) and Ferris Capital LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Scholastic stock include Alan J Boyko, Andrews S Hedden, John L Davies, Judith Newman, Paul Hukkanen and Richard Robinson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Scholastic.

Which major investors are selling Scholastic stock?

SCHL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for Scholastic.

Which major investors are buying Scholastic stock?

SCHL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ferris Capital LLC and Alpha Windward LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Scholastic.

How do I buy shares of Scholastic?

Shares of SCHL 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Scholastic's stock price today?

One share of SCHL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.29.

How big of a company is Scholastic?

Scholastic has a market capitalization of $1.19 billion and generates $1.65 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $15.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.08 on an earnings per share basis. Scholastic employs 8,900 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Scholastic.

What is Scholastic's official website?

The official website for Scholastic is http://www.scholastic.com/.

How can I contact Scholastic?

Scholastic's mailing address is 557 BROADWAY, NEW YORK NY, 10012. The company can be reached via phone at 212-343-6100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Scholastic (NASDAQ SCHL)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  213 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  245 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  458
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Scholastic and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SCHL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SCHL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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