ESND - Essendant Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
12.60
+0.03 (+0.20%)
As of 11:35AM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close12.57
Open12.59
Bid12.600 x 800
Ask12.610 x 1000
Day's Range12.59 - 12.63
52 Week Range7.20 - 17.09
Volume25,429
Avg. Volume249,287
Market Cap474.098M
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.14
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-1.568
Earnings DateFeb 19, 2019 - Feb 25, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.56 (4.46%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-13
1y Target Est12.00
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  • PR Newswire2 days ago

    Staples and Essendant Announce Extension of Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Essendant

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Staples, Inc. ("Staples") and Essendant Inc. (ESND) ("Essendant") today announced that, pursuant to the Merger Agreement (as defined below), Egg Merger Sub Inc. ("Egg Merger Sub") and Egg Parent Inc. ("Egg Parent"), affiliates of Staples, have extended the expiration time of the previously announced tender offer for all outstanding shares of Essendant's common stock to 6:00 p.m., New York City time, on December 18, 2018, unless the tender offer is further extended in accordance with the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of September 14, 2018, by and among Essendant, Staples, Egg Parent and Egg Merger Sub (the "Merger Agreement"). The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire at 6:00 p.m., New York City time, on December 11, 2018.  The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • PR Newswire9 days ago

    Staples and Essendant Announce Extension of Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Essendant

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Dec. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Staples, Inc. ("Staples") and Essendant Inc. (ESND) ("Essendant") today announced that, pursuant to the Merger Agreement (as defined below), Egg Merger Sub Inc. ("Egg Merger Sub") and Egg Parent Inc. ("Egg Parent"), affiliates of Staples, have extended the expiration time of the previously announced tender offer for all outstanding shares of Essendant's common stock to 6:00 p.m., New York City time, on December 11, 2018, unless the tender offer is further extended in accordance with the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of September 14, 2018, by and among Essendant, Staples, Egg Parent and Egg Merger Sub (the "Merger Agreement"). The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire at 6:00 p.m., New York City time, on December 4, 2018.  The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • PR Newswire14 days ago

    Staples and Essendant Announce Extension of Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Essendant

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Nov. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Staples, Inc. ("Staples") and Essendant Inc. (ESND) ("Essendant") today announced that, pursuant to the Merger Agreement (as defined below), Egg Merger Sub Inc. ("Egg Merger Sub") and Egg Parent Inc. ("Egg Parent"), affiliates of Staples, have extended the expiration time of the previously announced tender offer for all outstanding shares of Essendant's common stock to 6:00 p.m., New York City time, on December 4, 2018, unless the tender offer is further extended in accordance with the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of September 14, 2018, by and among Essendant, Staples, Egg Parent and Egg Merger Sub (the "Merger Agreement"). The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire at 6:00 p.m., New York City time, on November 29, 2018.  The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • GlobeNewswire18 days ago

    Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on LiqTech International, Essendant, Powell Industries, Capstead Mortgage, Ashford, and Centrus Energy — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape

    NEW YORK, Nov. 26, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • PR Newswire24 days ago

    Staples and Essendant Announce Extension of Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Essendant

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Nov. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Staples, Inc. ("Staples") and Essendant Inc. (ESND) ("Essendant") today announced that, pursuant to the Merger Agreement (as defined below), Egg Merger Sub Inc. ("Egg Merger Sub") and Egg Parent Inc. ("Egg Parent"), affiliates of Staples, have extended the expiration time of the previously announced tender offer for all outstanding shares of Essendant's common stock to 6:00 p.m., New York City time, on November 29, 2018, unless the tender offer is further extended in accordance with the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of September 14, 2018, by and among Essendant, Staples, Egg Parent and Egg Merger Sub (the "Merger Agreement"). The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on November 19, 2018.  The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Staples and Essendant Announce Extension of Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Essendant

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Staples, Inc. ("Staples") and Essendant Inc. (ESND) ("Essendant") today announced that, pursuant to the Merger Agreement (as defined below), Egg Merger Sub Inc. ("Egg Merger Sub") and Egg Parent Inc. ("Egg Parent"), affiliates of Staples, have extended the expiration time of the previously announced tender offer for all outstanding shares of Essendant's common stock to 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on November 19, 2018, unless the tender offer is further extended in accordance with the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of September 14, 2018, by and among Essendant, Staples, Egg Parent and Egg Merger Sub (the "Merger Agreement"). The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on November 12, 2018.  The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Staples and Essendant Announce Extension of Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Essendant

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Staples, Inc. ("Staples") and Essendant Inc. (ESND) ("Essendant") today announced that, pursuant to the Merger Agreement (as defined below), Egg Merger Sub Inc. ("Egg Merger Sub") and Egg Parent Inc. ("Egg Parent"), affiliates of Staples, have extended the expiration time of the previously announced tender offer for all outstanding shares of Essendant's common stock to 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on November 12, 2018, unless the tender offer is further extended in accordance with the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of September 14, 2018, by and among Essendant, Staples, Egg Parent and Egg Merger Sub (the "Merger Agreement"). The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on November 5, 2018. The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • Associated Press2 months ago

    Essendant: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Deerfield, Illinois-based company said it had a loss of 12 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 14 cents per share. The workplace supplies distributor posted revenue ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Essendant Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results

    DEERFIELD, Ill. , Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND), a leading national distributor of workplace items, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Essendant's Board Declares Regular Dividend

    DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (ESND) announced that on October 23, 2018 its board of directors declared a $0.14 per share dividend payable on January 15, 2019 (the "January Dividend") to stockholders of record at the close of business on December 14, 2018 (the "Record Date"). On September 14, 2018, Essendant entered into a definitive merger agreement with Staples and its affiliates, Egg Parent Inc. and Egg Merger Sub Inc. Pursuant to the merger agreement, Egg Merger Sub Inc. has commenced a tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of Essendant's common stock at a purchase price of $12.80 per share, net to the seller in cash, subject to reduction for any applicable withholding taxes in respect thereof, without interest.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Staples and Essendant Announce Extension of Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Essendant

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Staples, Inc. ("Staples") and Essendant Inc. (ESND) ("Essendant") today announced that, pursuant to the Merger Agreement (as defined below), Egg Merger Sub Inc. ("Egg Merger Sub") and Egg Parent Inc. ("Egg Parent"), affiliates of Staples, have extended the expiration time of the previously announced tender offer for all outstanding shares of Essendant's common stock to 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on November 5, 2018, unless the tender offer is further extended in accordance with the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of September 14, 2018, by and among Essendant, Staples, Egg Parent and Egg Merger Sub (the "Merger Agreement"). The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire one minute after 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on October 22, 2018.  The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Essendant To Report Third Quarter 2018 Results

    DEERFIELD, Ill. , Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND) announced plans to report third quarter 2018 results on Thursday, October 25, 2018 , after close of market.  In connection ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Monteverde & Associates PC Files Class Action Lawsuit On Behalf Of Shareholders Of Essendant, Inc. In The District Of Delaware

    NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Notice is hereby given that Monteverde & Associates PC has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware, Case No. 1:18-CV-01506, on behalf of public common shareholders of Essendant, Inc. ("Essendant" or the "Company") (ESND) who held Essendant securities on the record date September 20, 2018 (the "Class Period"), and have been harmed by Essendant and its board of directors' (the "Board") alleged violations of Sections 14(d)(4),14(e), and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act") in connection with the tender offer of Company common stock to be purchased by Staples, Inc. ("Staples") (the "Tender Offer").

  • American City Business Journals2 months ago

    Genuine Parts bolsters last year's $2B acquisition with two European purchases

    Genuine Parts is bolstering its investment in last year's blockbuster acquisition with two new purchases in Europe.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    New Research Coverage Highlights C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Community Healthcare Trust, Essendant, Cogent Communications, EQT Midstream Partners, LP, and Stag Industrial — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2018

    NEW YORK, Oct. 03, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors that it is Investigating the Boards of Directors of Essendant, Nexeo, and Pandora on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

    NEW YORK, Oct. 02, 2018 -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. reminds investors that it is investigating potential claims on behalf of stockholders of Essendant Inc., Nexeo.

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    WeissLaw LLP Investigates Essendant Inc. Acquisition

    NEW YORK , Sept. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- WeissLaw LLP is investigating possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law by the Board of Directors of Essendant Inc. ("ESND" or ...

  • GlobeNewswire3 months ago

    Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors that it is Investigating the Boards of Directors of Green Bancorp, Essendant, and Senomyx on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

    NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2018 -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. reminds investors that it is investigating potential claims on behalf of stockholders of Green Bancorp, Inc..

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Staples, Inc. Commences All Cash Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Essendant

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Staples, Inc. and Essendant Inc. (ESND) today announced that an affiliate of Staples has commenced the previously announced tender offer for all outstanding shares of Essendant's common stock at a purchase price of $12.80 per share, net to the seller in cash, subject to reduction for any applicable withholding taxes in respect thereof, without interest. On September 14, 2018, Essendant entered into a definitive merger agreement with Staples and its affiliates Egg Parent Inc. and Egg Merger Sub Inc., pursuant to which the tender offer is being made.

  • GlobeNewswire3 months ago

    MERGER ALERT – IVTY, EGL and ESND: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Investigations Concerning the Sale of these Companies

    NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2018-- The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP:. Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that investigations have commenced on behalf of shareholders of the following ...

  • ACCESSWIRE3 months ago

    INVESTOR ALERT: Monteverde & Associates PC Announces An Investigation Of Essendant, Inc. - ESND

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / September 20, 2018 / Juan Monteverde, founder and managing partner at Monteverde & Associates PC, a national securities firm headquartered at the Empire State Building in New ...

  • Business Wire3 months ago

    ESSENDANT INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation of Buyout

    Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. announces that it is investigating potential legal claims against the board of directors of Essendant Inc. (“Essendant” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ GS: ESND) regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the Company’s entry into an agreement to be acquired by an affiliate of Staples, Inc. (“Staples”) in a transaction valued at approximately $996 million. If you own common stock of Essendant and purchased any shares before September 14, 2018, if you would like to learn more about this investigation, or if you have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests, please contact Seth D. Rigrodsky or Gina M. Serra at Rigrodsky & Long, P.A., 300 Delaware Avenue, Suite 1220, Wilmington, Delaware 19801, by telephone at (888) 969-4242, or by e-mail at info@rl-legal.com.

  • GlobeNewswire3 months ago

    Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating the Board of Directors of Essendant Inc. (ESND) on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

    NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2018-- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is investigating potential claims against Essendant Inc. on behalf of stockholders concerning the proposed acquisition of the company by Staples Inc.. ...

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Monteverde & Associates PC Announces An Investigation Of Essendant, Inc. - ESND

    NEW YORK , Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Juan Monteverde , founder and managing partner at Monteverde & Associates PC, a national securities firm headquartered at the Empire State Building in New York ...