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Scholastic Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.18 (-0.89 %)
(As of 09/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $19.95
50-Day Range
MA: $23.11
52-Week Range
Now: $19.95
Volume674,713 shs
Average Volume192,116 shs
Market Capitalization$682.03 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.98%
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. Its original publications include Harry Potter, The Hunger Games, The 39 Clues, Spirit Animals, The Magic School Bus, I Spy, Captain Underpants, Dog Man, Goosebumps, and Clifford The Big Red Dog; and licensed properties comprise Star Wars, Lego, Pokemon, and Geronimo Stilton. In addition, this segment publishes and creates books plus products for children, including titles, such as Sew Mini Treats, Lego Chain Reactions, and Make Your Own Bath Bombs under the Klutz name. The Education segment publishes and distributes classroom magazines under the Scholastic News, Scope, Storyworks, Let's Find Out, and Junior Scholastic names; non-fiction books under the Children's Press and Franklin Watts names; consumer magazine and custom products under the Teacher magazine name; and literacy curriculum products under the Scholastic Literacy name, as well as provides children's books, other print and online references, fiction focused products, classroom materials, and consulting services. The International segment offers original trade and educational publishing programs; distributes children's books, digital educational resources, and other materials through school-based book clubs, school-based book fairs, and trade channels; produces and distributes magazines; and offers online services. This segment has operations in approximately 135 countries. The company distributes its products and services directly to schools and libraries through retail stores and the Internet. Scholastic Corporation was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.08 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Book publishing
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SCHL



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.49 billion
Cash Flow$2.29 per share
Book Value$34.52 per share


Net Income$-43,800,000.00


Market Cap$682.03 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
-0.18 (-0.89 %)
(As of 09/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Scholastic (NASDAQ:SCHL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Scholastic's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Scholastic's stock was trading at $29.51 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SCHL shares have decreased by 32.4% and is now trading at $19.95.
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How were Scholastic's earnings last quarter?

Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, September, 24th. The company reported ($1.16) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($1.74) by $0.58. The firm had revenue of $215.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $219 million. Scholastic had a negative return on equity of 0.23% and a negative net margin of 2.95%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 7.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($1.59) earnings per share.
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How often does Scholastic pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Scholastic?

Scholastic declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 24th. Investors of record on Friday, October 30th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Tuesday, December 15th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.01%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 29th.
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Are investors shorting Scholastic?

Scholastic saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 714,500 shares, an increase of 24.5% from the August 15th total of 574,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 165,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.3 days. Approximately 2.8% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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 Pfizer (PFE), General Motors (GM), Verizon Communications (VZ), Citigroup (C), ConocoPhillips (COP), Walt Disney (DIS), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Caterpillar (CAT).

Who are Scholastic's key executives?

Scholastic's management team includes the following 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)

What is Scholastic's stock symbol?

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

Who are Scholastic's major shareholders?

Scholastic's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.45%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (2.50%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.24%), Granite Investment Partners LLC (1.45%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.20%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.08%). Company insiders that own Scholastic stock include Alan J Boyko, Andrews S Hedden, John L Davies, Judith Newman, Paul Hukkanen and Richard Robinson.
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Which major investors are selling Scholastic stock?

SCHL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of America Corp DE, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, and Neuberger Berman Group LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Scholastic stock?

SCHL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, Dupont Capital Management Corp, HITE Hedge Asset Management LLC, Cigna Investments Inc. New, and First Quadrant L P CA.
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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 $19.95.

How big of a company is Scholastic?

Scholastic has a market capitalization of $682.03 million and generates $1.49 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-43,800,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.08) on an earnings per share basis. Scholastic employs 8,300 workers across the globe.

What is Scholastic's official website?

The official website for Scholastic is 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]

This page was last updated on 9/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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