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Escalade Inc (ESCA) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

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Escalade Inc (ESCA) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. Escalade Inc manufactures and distributes sporting goods. The types of sports for which products are offered include archery, table tennis, basketball, play systems, fitness, game tables, billiards, darting, and other outdoor games. Escalade Inc has a market cap of $185.240 million; its shares were traded at around $12.83 with a P/E ratio of 9.02 and P/S ratio of 1.05. The dividend yield of Escalade Inc stocks is 3.89%. Escalade Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 21.90% over the past five years.

For the last quarter Escalade Inc reported a revenue of $51.0 million, compared with the revenue of $52.24 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $175.8 million, a decrease of 0.9% from the previous year. For the last five years Escalade Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 3.4% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $1.41 for the year, an increase of 43.9% from previous year. Over the last five years Escalade Inc had an EPS growth rate of 11.5% a year. The Escalade Inc had an operating margin of 7.86%, compared with the operating margin of 8.23% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Escalade Inc is 7.78%. The profitability rank of the company is 7 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Escalade Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $2.82 million, compared with $1.57 million in the previous year. The company had no long term debt, compared with $21.9 million in the previous year. The interest coverage to the debt is at a comfortable level of 32.4. Escalade Inc has a financial strength rank of 9 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $12.83, Escalade Inc is traded at 49.5% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $8.58. The P/S ratio of the stock is 1.05, while the historical median P/S ratio is 0.70. The stock gained 10.37% during the past 12 months.

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This article first appeared on GuruFocus.