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NASDAQ:SCHL - Scholastic Stock Price, Forecast & News

$36.76
-0.07 (-0.19 %)
(As of 01/21/2020 04:16 AM ET)
Today's Range
$36.69
Now: $36.76
$37.15
50-Day Range
$36.45
MA: $38.06
$41.89
52-Week Range
$31.38
Now: $36.76
$45.80
Volume95,111 shs
Average Volume124,637 shs
Market Capitalization$1.28 billion
P/E Ratio76.58
Dividend Yield1.63%
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$1.28 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 12th. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 31st will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Monday, March 16th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.63%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 30th. View Scholastic's Dividend History.

How will Scholastic's stock buyback program work?

Scholastic declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Thursday, March 22nd 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Scholastic's earnings last quarter?

Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL) released its earnings results on Thursday, December, 19th. The company reported $2.06 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.77 by $0.29. The firm had revenue of $597.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $591 million. Scholastic had a net margin of 1.07% and a return on equity of 3.73%. The company's revenue was down 1.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $2.09 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, 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?

News stories about SCHL stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Scholastic earned a media sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Scholastic.

Are investors shorting Scholastic?

Scholastic saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 697,800 shares, an increase of 22.5% from the December 15th total of 569,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 157,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.4 days. Currently, 2.4% of the company's shares are sold short. 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 Pfizer (PFE), SVMK (SVMK), ConocoPhillips (COP), General Motors (GM), Snap (SNAP), TJX Companies (TJX), Verizon Communications (VZ), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Gilead Sciences (GILD).

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 shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%), Alpha Windward LLC (0.04%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (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 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 $36.76.

How big of a company is Scholastic?

Scholastic has a market capitalization of $1.28 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 1/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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