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NASDAQ:SCHL - Scholastic Stock Price, Forecast & News

$38.43
+0.50 (+1.32 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$37.89
Now: $38.43
$38.53
50-Day Range
$35.78
MA: $37.45
$38.90
52-Week Range
$31.38
Now: $38.43
$45.05
Volume211,985 shs
Average Volume140,778 shs
Market Capitalization$1.33 billion
P/E Ratio35.58
Dividend Yield1.58%
Beta0.79
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$3.50 per share
Book Value$36.26 per share

Profitability

Net Income$15.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,900
Market Cap$1.33 billion
Next Earnings Date12/19/2019 (Confirmed)
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 12th. Stockholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.56%. 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 announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Thursday, March 22nd 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Scholastic's earnings last quarter?

Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, September, 19th. The company reported ($1.59) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($1.80) by $0.21. The business earned $232.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $217.60 million. Scholastic had a return on equity of 3.93% and a net margin of 1.10%. The firm's revenue was up 6.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned ($1.74) earnings per share. View Scholastic's Earnings History.

When is Scholastic's next earnings date?

Scholastic is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Scholastic.

How can I listen to Scholastic's earnings call?

Scholastic will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, December 19th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

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

Scholastic issued an update on its FY 2020 earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 19th. The company provided earnings per share 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 headlines about SCHL stock have trended positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Scholastic earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating 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 during the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 639,800 shares, an increase of 14.3% from the November 14th total of 559,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 177,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.6 days. Approximately 2.2% of the company's shares 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 Mondi (MNDI), ConocoPhillips (COP), TJX Companies (TJX), Intel (INTC), SS&C Technologies (SSNC), Walt Disney (DIS), 3M (MMM), Pfizer (PFE), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Kraft Heinz (KHC).

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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fairpointe Capital LLC (2.90%), State Street Corp (2.62%), Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (1.05%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.48%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.28%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.22%). 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 Fairpointe Capital LLC, Engine Capital Management LP, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Zebra Capital Management LLC, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL and Strs Ohio. Company insiders that have sold Scholastic company stock in the last year include Andrews S Hedden, Judith Newman and Richard Robinson. 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 Mackay Shields LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Alberta Investment Management Corp, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Rhumbline Advisers and First Trust Advisors LP. 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 $38.43.

How big of a company is Scholastic?

Scholastic has a market capitalization of $1.33 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:  208 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  239 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  447
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 12/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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