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NASDAQ:SCHLScholastic Stock Price, Forecast & News

$29.68
+0.28 (+0.95 %)
(As of 06/2/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$29.27
Now: $29.68
$30.32
50-Day Range
$26.39
MA: $28.07
$31.56
52-Week Range
$20.01
Now: $29.68
$45.80
Volume192,400 shs
Average Volume196,229 shs
Market Capitalization$1.02 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.02%
Beta1.01
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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Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.41 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.65 billion
Cash Flow$3.48 per share
Book Value$36.26 per share

Profitability

Net Income$15.60 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,900
Market Cap$1.02 billion
Next Earnings Date7/23/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Scholastic (NASDAQ:SCHL) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Scholastic's stock was trading at $29.51 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SCHL shares have increased by 0.6% and is now trading at $29.68. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is Scholastic's next earnings date?

Scholastic is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 23rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Scholastic.

How were Scholastic's earnings last quarter?

Scholastic Corp (NASDAQ:SCHL) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March, 19th. The company reported ($0.34) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.64) by $0.30. The company earned $373.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $342.10 million. Scholastic had a positive return on equity of 3.72% and a negative net margin of 0.77%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted ($0.32) EPS. View Scholastic's earnings history.

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

Scholastic announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Monday, June 15th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.02%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 29th. View Scholastic's dividend history.

Has Scholastic been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SCHL stock has trended negative this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Scholastic earned a media sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutScholastic.

Are investors shorting Scholastic?

Scholastic saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 746,400 shares, an increase of 51.9% from the April 30th total of 491,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 210,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.5 days. Currently, 2.6% of the company's stock 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 Metlife (MET), Brighthouse Financial (BHF), iShares California Muni Bond ETF (CMF), iShares 3-7 Year Treasury Bond ETF (IEI), Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Meredith (MDP), Carnival (CCL) and Cinemark (CNK).

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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.40%), State Street Corp (3.06%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.43%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.32%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.32%) and Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (1.01%). 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 institutional investors are selling Scholastic stock?

SCHL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Public Sector Pension Investment Board, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, UBS Group AG, Blair William & Co. IL, and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Scholastic.

Which institutional investors are buying Scholastic stock?

SCHL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., and Bogle Investment Management L P DE. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $29.68.

How big of a company is Scholastic?

Scholastic has a market capitalization of $1.02 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.

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 6/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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