Value Line Company Profile (NASDAQ:VALU)

About Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)

Value Line logoValue Line, Inc. (Value Line) is engaged in producing investment periodicals based on underlying research and making available copyright data, including ranking system and other information, to third parties for use in third-party managed and marketed investment products and for other purposes. The Company markets under brands, including Value Line, the Value Line logo, The Value Line Investment Survey, Smart Research, Smarter Investing and The Most Trusted Name in Investment Research. As of April 30, 2016, its services included comprehensive reference periodical publications; targeted and periodical newsletters; investment analysis software, and current and historical financial databases. The comprehensive research services (The Value Line Investment Survey, The Value Line Investment Survey-Small and Mid-Cap, The Value Line 600, The Value Line Small and Mid-Cap 300, and The Value Line Fund Advisor Plus) provide both statistical and text coverage of investment securities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Professional Information Services - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Publishing
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:VALU
  • CUSIP: 92043710
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $167.58 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 9,715,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.24
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $17.80
  • 52 Week Range: $14.99 - $25.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.9134
  • P/E Growth: 0.0000
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $34.3 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.89
  • Book Value: $3.95 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.36
  • Annual Dividend: $0.72
  • Dividend Yield: 4.1%
  • EBIDTA: $851,999.00
  • Net Margins: 24.87%
  • Return on Equity: 28.09%
  • Return on Assets: 12.02%
  • Current Ratio: 1.06%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.06%
  • Average Volume: 2,076 shs.
  • Beta: 0.95
  • Short Ratio: 9.86
Frequently Asked Questions for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)

What is Value Line's stock symbol?

Value Line trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VALU."

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

Value Line announced a dividend on Friday, July 21st. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 31st will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, August 11th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 27th. View Value Line's Dividend History.

How were Value Line's earnings last quarter?

Value Line, Inc. (NASDAQ:VALU) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, December, 13th. The company reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm earned $8.65 million during the quarter. Value Line had a return on equity of 28.09% and a net margin of 24.87%. View Value Line's Earnings History.

Who are some of Value Line's key competitors?

Who are Value Line's key executives?

Value Line's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Howard A. Brecher, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Stephen R. Anastasio CPA, Vice President, Treasurer, Director
  • Mary Bernstein CPA, Director - Accounting
  • Stephen P. Davis, Independent Director
  • Alfred R. Fiore, Independent Director
  • Glenn J. Muenzer CPA, Independent Director

How do I buy Value Line stock?

Shares of Value Line can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Value Line's stock price today?

One share of Value Line stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.25.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Value Line (NASDAQ VALU)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  11 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  13 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  24
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Value Line and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)
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Earnings History for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)
Earnings by Quarter for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)
Earnings History by Quarter for Value Line (NASDAQ VALU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/13/2016Q217$0.15$8.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/14/2015Q216$0.20$8.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/11/2015Q116$0.22$8.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/11/2014Q115$0.21$9.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q314$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/12/2013Q2$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/13/2013Q114$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.0700 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)
Next Dividend:8/11/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.72
Dividend Yield:4.17%
Payout Ratio:66.67% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
67.29% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)

Dividend History by Quarter for Value Line (NASDAQ VALU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.02%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 8.07%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/10/2016Stephen AnastasioVPBuy300$16.77$5,031.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)
Latest Headlines for Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU)
DateHeadline logoValue Line, Inc. (VALU) Announces Dividend of $0.18 - July 21 at 7:44 PM logoValue Line, Inc. Announces a Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.18 Per Common Share - July 21 at 5:32 PM logoValue Line, Inc. (VALU) Rating Lowered to Hold at ValuEngine - June 24 at 9:38 PM logoValue Line, Inc. (VALU) Lifted to Buy at ValuEngine - June 9 at 3:22 PM logo3 Value Stocks You Probably Haven't Considered - June 8 at 8:39 PM logoValue Line, Inc. (VALU) Downgraded to "Hold" at ValuEngine - June 2 at 8:34 PM logoValue Line, Inc. : VALU-US: Dividend Analysis : May 02nd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 28, 2017 - April 29 at 12:37 AM logoValue Line Small Cap Opportunities Fund Tops $500 Million in Assets - April 26 at 8:26 AM logoValue Line, Inc. Declares Dividend of $0.18 (VALU) - April 23 at 8:16 AM logoFavorable Press Coverage Likely to Impact Value Line (VALU) Share Price - April 22 at 12:31 PM logoBRIEF-Value Line announces a 5.88 pct increase in quarterly dividend - April 22 at 10:46 AM logoValue Line, Inc. Announces a 5.88% Increase in Its Quarterly Cash Dividend to $0.18 Per Common Share and Reaffirms Share Buyback Program - April 21 at 4:22 PM logoValue Line (VALU) Earning Very Favorable Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 15 at 8:09 AM logoComplacency, Margin Debt, Breadth and Extended Valuation Are Bothersome - April 12 at 12:04 PM logo19 Questions With Gautam Baid, Summit Global Investments' Portfolio Manager - March 27 at 7:46 PM logo22 Questions With the Founder of Sure Dividend - March 23 at 6:35 AM logoVALUE LINE INC Financials - March 17 at 4:04 PM logoBRIEF-Value Line posts Q3 earnings per share $0.15 - March 13 at 8:03 PM logoValue Line, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Earnings - March 13 at 8:03 PM logoThe No. 1 stock of the bull market... and 39 others that soared 1,000% - March 12 at 7:35 PM logoValue Line, Inc. Launches - February 27 at 5:19 PM logoA Dividend ETF On The Rise - February 23 at 3:03 AM logoIndex Investing Is a Delusion - February 23 at 3:03 AM logoHow To Value Your Portfolio On Main Street Vs. Wall Street - February 14 at 6:54 AM logoA Great Company With Cheap Valuation - February 9 at 6:29 AM logoCTSH Great Company + Cheap Valuation - February 7 at 8:51 PM logoFirst Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund Experiences Big Inflow - January 25 at 4:17 PM logoTheStreet, Inc.: Activists Finally Gaining Traction, But Upside Limited By Outstanding Preferred Stock - January 19 at 9:19 PM logoCenturyLink's M&A Adds Value, But Not For Everyone - January 17 at 10:16 AM logoValue Found in Value Line? - January 4 at 7:33 AM logo23 Questions With Value Investor De Mai - January 2 at 8:34 PM logoVALUE LINE INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - December 15 at 7:05 AM logoValue Line, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Earnings - December 14 at 8:19 AM logoValue Line, Inc. Announces a New Sublease Agreement for Relocation of Corporate Offices - December 2 at 8:06 PM logoWhy the rally by U.S. stocks is ‘just getting started’ — in one chart - November 28 at 9:46 AM logoFinish Line To Evaluate Possible Alternatives For JackRabbit Incl. Sale - November 15 at 8:57 PM logoWhy You Should Bet on Raymond James Financial, Inc.’s Growth Potential (RJF) - November 10 at 8:12 PM logoWhy Biogen Inc. Stock Lost 10.5% of Its Value In October - November 9 at 11:14 AM logoThis solid market predictor sees S&P 500 up 10% by April 2017 - November 4 at 12:18 PM logoValue Line, Inc. Announces a Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.17 Per Common Share - October 24 at 7:35 PM logoVALUE LINE INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders - September 29 at 7:49 PM



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