Scholastic Corporation operates within the Book publishing sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Scholastic with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
John Wiley & Sons Inc
sales of $1.73 billion
of which 56%
Promotora de Informaciones S.A. (Prisa)
of which 48%
was Education), and
of which 36%
was Academic Publishing).
During the year ended May of 2016, sales at
Scholastic were $1.67 billion.
increase of 2.3%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $1.64 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Scholastic
reported sales of $1.82 billion.
Sales of Educational Publishing saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
8.0% in 2016, from
$275.90 million to $298.10 million.
Scholastic also saw significant increases in sales in
Children's Book Publishing and Distribut (up 4.6% to $1.00 billion)
Not all segments of Scholastic experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of International fell 7.2% to $372.20 million.