Scholastic Corp. (NASDAQ:SCHL)

About the company

Scholastic Corp. engages in the publication and distribution of children's books, magazines, and teaching materials. It operates through the following segments: Children's Book Publishing and Distribution; Education; and International. The Children's Book Publishing and Distribution segment includes the publication and distribution of children's books, e-books, media, and interactive products. The Education segment publishes and distributes children's books, other print and on-line reference, non-fiction and fiction focused products, classroom magazines and classroom materials to schools and libraries. The International segment offers products and services outside the United States by the firm's international operations, export, and foreign rights businesses. The company was founded by Maurice R. Robinson in 1920 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Sector

Consumer Services

Industry

Publishing: Books and Magazines

Employees

8900

CEO

Richard Robinson

Exchange

NASDAQ

Website

http://www.scholastic.com

$2B

Total Revenue

9K

Employees

$1B

Market Capitalization

-76.28

Price/Earning ratio

Stock price

Gross Margin (in %)

Total gross margin

$873M

Operating Margin (in %)

Total operating margin

$42M

Net Margin (in %)

Total net margin

$-13M

Dividend Yield (in %)

Dividend per share

$0.60

Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
Scholastic Corp. SCHL 1071.00 1673.00 0.85 -76.28 -0.77
Meredith Corp. MDP 674.82 3023.00 1.13 -2.01 -11.00
Educational Development Corp. EDUC 75.20 113.00 2.67 13.82 5.00

Latest insider transactions

Date Role Name Transaction Quantity Quantity Owned After

Google Teams Up With The Conscious Kid on a Book List to Promote Racial Equity in Classrooms

3d ago, source: Mental Floss

Selections from the reading list include Lupita Nyong’o’s ‘Sulwe’ and Tomi Adeyemi’s ‘Children of Blood and Bone.’ ...

Cyber Group says Press Start! with Scholastic

8d ago, source: Kidscreen

The new series taps into broadcasters' demand for a well-known IP with an established showrunner attached, says CEO Richard ...

Elizabeth Banks to star as Ms. Frizzle in 'The Magic School Bus' film

7d ago, source: YAHOO!

Elizabeth Banks will star as Ms. Frizzle in the first "Magic School Bus" feature film in the franchise's 26-year history, it ...

Scholastic's Summer Read-a-Palooza Will Encourage Kids to Read as Much as Possible

6d ago, source: PopSugar

"As we enter the summer months there is no doubt we are all continuing to adjust to this new reality together," says the ...

Greenlit: Elizabeth Banks Will Play Ms. Frizzle in the Live-Action ‘Magic School Bus’ Film + More

3d ago, source: Backstage

Time to reboard the Magic School Bus! Last week, it was announced that Elizabeth Banks will be playing the role of the iconic ...

2020 All Scholastic Sports Team featured this weekend

7d ago, source: WTOK on MSN.com

All Scholastic Sports Team Special, saluting twelve outstanding student athletes in our viewing area, will air Saturday and ...

Online ceremony honors 16 Scholastic Superstars

12d ago, source: Hazleton Standard Speaker

Sixteen area high school graduates were recently honored as the Standard-Speaker’s first class of Scholastic Superstars.



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