Educational Development Corporation ( EDUC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 20, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 12, 2019. Shareholders who purchased EDUC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that EDUC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of EDUC was $8.17, representing a -43.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.35 and a 11.65% increase over the 52 week low of $7.32.
EDUC is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Tiffany & Co. ( TIF ) and Central Garden & Pet Company ( CENT ). EDUC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.84.
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