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Educational Development Corporation operates as a trade publisher of the line of educational children’s books in the United States. It offers various books, including Touchy-Feely board books, activity and flashcards, adventure and search books, art books, sticker books, and foreign language books, as well as science and math titles, and chapter books and novels. The company operates through two divisions, Home Business and Publishing. The Home Business division distributes books through a network of independent consultants, who hold book showings in individual homes; and through book fairs, direct sales, and Internet sales. This division markets its products to school and public libraries. The Publishing division markets books to bookstores, toy stores, specialty stores, museums, and other retail outlets throughout the country. The company distributes children’s books published by Usborne Publishing Limited in the United Kingdom. Educational Development Corporation was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

74 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/28/14
Founded in 1965

educational development corp (EDUC) Top Compensated Officers

Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, ...
Total Annual Compensation: $178.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

educational development corp (EDUC) Key Developments

Educational Development Corporation Reports Sales Results for the Month of October 2014

Educational Development Corporation reported sales results for the month of October 2014. The company recorded a 57% sales increase in October, following a 58% increase in September when compared to the respective months in the previous year.

Educational Development Corporation Reports Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and the Six Months Ended August 31, 2014

Educational Development Corporation reported earnings results for the second quarter and the six months ended August 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net revenue of $6,808,200 compared to $5,715,100 for the same period in the previous year and net loss of $3,900 compared to net earnings of $56,400 a year ago. Loss per basic and diluted share was $0.01. The net earnings for the quarter were negatively impacted by two separate non reoccurring charges, including additional marketing and promotion expense and recording a prior year's sales tax audit assessment, which resulted in a $164,000 pretax impact. Earnings before income taxes were $8,300 compared to $86,200 a year ago. For the six months, the company reported net revenue of $13,986,500, a 19% increase of $2,280,900 when compared to $11,705,600 for the same period in the previous year and net earnings of $235,800 compared to $123,000 a year ago. Earnings per basic and diluted share were $0.06 compared to $0.03 the previous year. Earnings before income taxes were $395,900 compared to $191,000 a year ago.

Educational Development Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on September 19, 2014

Educational Development Corporation (EDC) declared their quarterly cash dividend. The Board of Directors has authorized a $0.08 per share cash dividend. The dividend will be paid on September 19, 2014 to shareholders of record September 12, 2014.


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