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NASDAQ:SCHLScholastic Stock Price, Forecast & News

$28.87
-0.88 (-2.96 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$28.78
Now: $28.87
$30.79
50-Day Range
$26.61
MA: $29.71
$33.80
52-Week Range
$20.01
Now: $28.87
$45.80
Volume108,329 shs
Average Volume143,189 shs
Market Capitalization$989.37 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.08%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.24 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Book publishing
Sub-IndustryPublishing
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$989.37 million
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 decreased by 2.2% and is now trading at $28.87. 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) posted its earnings results on Thursday, March, 19th. The company reported ($0.34) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.64) by $0.30. The firm had revenue of $373.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $342.10 million. Scholastic had a negative net margin of 0.77% and a positive return on equity of 3.72%. The firm's revenue was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.32) EPS. View Scholastic's earnings history.

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

Scholastic declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 19th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 30th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Monday, June 15th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 29th. View Scholastic's dividend history.

Has Scholastic been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SCHL stock have trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing 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 daily sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines 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 stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about Scholastic.

Are investors shorting Scholastic?

Scholastic saw a drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 453,000 shares, a drop of 15.5% from the May 31st total of 536,200 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 195,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.3 days. Approximately 1.6% of the shares of the 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."

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 $28.87.

How big of a company is Scholastic?

Scholastic has a market capitalization of $989.37 million 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 7/4/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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