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Scholastic Corporation (SCHL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Scholastic Corporation (SCHL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides

- you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Scholastic Corporation (Scholastic) is a producer, publisher and distributor of books and educational materials for children. The company’s product portfolio includes print and digital instructional materials for school going kids; educational and entertaining media for children, print and technology-based learning materials and programs, classroom magazines and other related products. It offers these products and services to schools, libraries, teachers, parents and children. It distributes its products and services through proprietary channels, retail stores, educational and entertaining children’s media platforms, directly to schools and libraries, website and through book fairs. The company has presence across the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Scholastic is headquartered in New York, the US.

Scholastic Corporation Key Recent Developments

Jul 19,2018: Scholastic Reports Q4 and Fiscal 2018 Results and Outlook
Mar 13,2018: Stephanie Smirnov Joins Scholastic as Executive Vice President & Head of Global Corporate Communications
Dec 14,2017: Scholastic announces Q2 fiscal 2018 financial results
Oct 30,2017: Scholastic announces CFO change
Sep 21,2017: Scholastic revenues down by 33% in Q1 2018

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The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

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The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

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Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

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Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company

Section 1 - About the Company 5
Scholastic Corporation - Key Facts 5
Scholastic Corporation - Key Employees 6
Scholastic Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 7
Scholastic Corporation - Major Products and Services 8
Scholastic Corporation - History 9
Scholastic Corporation - Company Statement 13
Scholastic Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 15
Head Office 15
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 15
Section 2 – Company Analysis 17
Company Overview 17
Scholastic Corporation - Business Description 18
Business Segment: Children’s Book Publishing and Distribution 18
Overview 18
Performance 18
Business Segment: Education 18
Overview 18
Performance 18
Business Segment: International 19
Overview 19
Performance 19
Scholastic Corporation - Corporate Strategy 20
Scholastic Corporation - SWOT Analysis 21
SWOT Analysis - Overview 21
Scholastic Corporation - Strengths 21
Scholastic Corporation - Weaknesses 22
Scholastic Corporation - Opportunities 23
Scholastic Corporation - Threats 24
Scholastic Corporation - Key Competitors 25
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 27
Performance Chart 30
Financial Performance 30
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 31
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 32
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 33
Jul 19, 2018: Scholastic Reports Q4 and Fiscal 2018 Results and Outlook 33
Mar 13, 2018: Stephanie Smirnov Joins Scholastic as Executive Vice President & Head of Global Corporate Communications 34
Jul 20, 2017: Scholastic reports higher Q4 net income, provides guidance for fiscal 2018 35
Mar 23, 2017: Scholastic reports higher Q3 net loss, affirms outlook for fiscal 2017 36
Section 5 – Appendix 37
Methodology 37
Ratio Definitions 37
About GlobalData 41
Contact Us 41
Disclaimer 41
List of Tables
Scholastic Corporation, Key Facts 5
Scholastic Corporation, Key Employees 6
Scholastic Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 7
Scholastic Corporation, Major Products and Services 8
Scholastic Corporation, History 9
Scholastic Corporation, Subsidiaries 15
Scholastic Corporation, Key Competitors 25
Scholastic Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 26
Scholastic Corporation, Annual Ratios 27
Scholastic Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 28
Scholastic Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 29
Scholastic Corporation, Interim Ratios 31
Currency Codes 37
Capital Market Ratios 37
Equity Ratios 38
Profitability Ratios 38
Cost Ratios 39
Liquidity Ratios 39
Leverage Ratios 40
Efficiency Ratios 40
List of Figures
Scholastic Corporation, Performance Chart (2014 - 2018) 30
Scholastic Corporation, Ratio Charts 32

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