ESND - Essendant Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
12.56
-0.03 (-0.24%)
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Previous Close12.59
Open12.54
Bid12.51 x 3000
Ask12.84 x 800
Day's Range12.53 - 12.58
52 Week Range7.20 - 17.09
Volume122,021
Avg. Volume227,616
Market Cap472.781M
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.73
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-1.57
Earnings DateFeb 19, 2019 - Feb 25, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.56 (4.45%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-13
1y Target Est12.00
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  • PR Newswire6 days ago

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

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Jan. 17, 2019 /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 January 23, 2019, 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 January 16, 2019.  The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • PR Newswire13 days ago

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

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Jan. 10, 2019 /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 January 16, 2019, 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 January 9, 2019.  The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • GlobeNewswire19 days ago

    New Research: Key Drivers of Growth for The Blackstone Group, Barnes & Noble, Verastem, Littelfuse, Essendant, and Anworth Mortgage Asset — Factors of Influence, Major Initiatives and Sustained Production

    NEW YORK, Jan. 04, 2019 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • PR Newswire20 days ago

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

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Jan. 3, 2019 /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 January 9, 2019, 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 January 2, 2019.  The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • ACCESSWIRElast month

    WeissLaw LLP Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Essendant Inc.

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / December 20, 2018 / WeissLaw LLP announced that it has filed a class action on behalf of shareholders of Essendant Inc. ("ESND") (ESND) seeking to pursue remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act") in connection with the proposed acquisition of ESND by Staples, Inc. ("Staples") (the "Proposed Transaction"). The class action was commenced in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware, Nguyen v. Essendant Inc., 18-cv-01546-MN, on behalf of all persons or entities that had purchased or otherwise acquired ESND shares as of September 14, 2018, and continue to hold shares of ESND (the "Class Period").

  • PR Newswirelast month

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

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and DEERFIELD, Ill., Dec. 19, 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 26, 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 18, 2018.  The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement.

  • Richard Pzena Whittles Down Stake in Office Supplies Distributor Essendant
    GuruFocus.comlast month

    Richard Pzena Whittles Down Stake in Office Supplies Distributor Essendant

    Pzena Investment Management leader Richard Pzena (Trades, Portfolio) disclosed on Dec. 14 he trimmed his Essendant Inc. (ESND) stake by 15.10%. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Signs with ESND. According to GuruFocus real-time picks, Pzena sold 589,121 shares of the Illinois-based company for an average price of $12.55 per share.

  • TheStreet.comlast month

    Closing the Books on My Double-Net Value Portfolio

    It was not a great year for this value portfolio, with only 5 stocks in positive territory for the year.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    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 Newswire2 months 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 Newswire2 months 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.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months 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 Newswire2 months 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 Newswire2 months ago

    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 Newswire3 months ago

    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 Press3 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 Newswire3 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 Newswire3 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 Newswire3 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 Newswire3 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 Newswire3 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 Journals4 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.