ESND - Essendant Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
13.48
-0.32 (-2.32%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close13.80
Open14.00
Bid12.80 x 1100
Ask15.00 x 3000
Day's Range13.39 - 14.15
52 Week Range7.20 - 18.30
Volume474,688
Avg. Volume618,401
Market Cap507.604M
Beta0.66
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-7.27
Earnings DateJul 24, 2018 - Jul 30, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield0.56 (7.65%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-03-14
1y Target Est10.00
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  • PR Newswire6 days ago

    Essendant Adopts Stockholder Rights Plan

    DEERFIELD, Ill., May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (ESND) today announced that its Board of Directors has adopted a stockholder rights plan (the "Rights Plan"). The Rights Plan does not prevent any action the Board determines to be in the best interest of the Company and its stockholders and is structured such that it will not be triggered by the definitive merger agreement to combine the Company and the S.P. Richards business of Genuine Parts Company, announced on April 12, 2018.

  • American City Business Journals6 days ago

    Genuine Parts not spooked by Staples, calls its merger proposal 'superior'

    The Atlanta-based automotive company said it's still "confident" in its definitive merger agreement with Essendant Inc., even after a new offer from the owner of Staples.

  • CNBC6 days ago

    Staples-owner Sycamore offers to buy workplace wholesaler Essendant

    Staples-owner Sycamore Partners reported a roughly 9.9 percent stake in workplace wholesaler Essendant. Sycamore is offering to buy the rest of the company for $11.50 per share. Essendant on Wednesday confirmed it received Staples' bid and said that Genuine Parts had made a pursuant offer of $12 a share, contingent on Essendant's stock price.

  • CNBC6 days ago

    Staples-owner Sycamore offers to buy workplace wholesaler Essendant

    Shares of Essendant, which closed at $11.03 a share, were up 2.45 percent in after-market trading, giving it a market capitalization of $415 million.

  • Genuine Parts Company Comments On Definitive Merger Agreement With Essendant Following Staples' Conditional, Non-Binding Proposal To Acquire Essendant
    PR Newswire6 days ago

    Genuine Parts Company Comments On Definitive Merger Agreement With Essendant Following Staples' Conditional, Non-Binding Proposal To Acquire Essendant

    ATLANTA, May 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Genuine Parts Company (GPC) ("GPC") today commented on its previously announced definitive merger agreement (the "Merger Agreement") to combine GPC's S.P. Richards business (the "Business Products Group") with Essendant (ESND) in response to the announcement of Staples, Inc.'s conditional, non-binding proposal to acquire Essendant for $11.50 per share in cash. Staples is privately owned by Sycamore Partners, which filed a Schedule 13D reporting its acquisition of a 9.9% ownership stake in Essendant.

  • PR Newswire6 days ago

    Essendant Confirms Receipt Of Two Proposals: An Unsolicited All-Cash Offer From Staples, Inc. And A Contingent Cash Payment From Genuine Parts Company As An Enhancement To The Agreed Upon Merger

    DEERFIELD, Ill., May 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (ESND) today confirmed that it received an unsolicited proposal from Staples, Inc. to acquire all shares of Essendant stock for $11.50 per share in cash. Essendant's confirmation follows today's Schedule 13D filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission by Staples, Inc., Sycamore Partners and certain affiliates disclosing a 9.9% ownership stake in Essendant.  Staples is a portfolio company of Sycamore Partners.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents26 days ago

    Edited Transcript of ESND earnings conference call or presentation 26-Apr-18 12:30pm GMT

    Q1 2018 Essendant Inc Earnings Call

  • Why Essendant Stock Plunged 24% Today
    Motley Fool26 days ago

    Why Essendant Stock Plunged 24% Today

    Investors were expecting a profit in the first quarter, but they didn't get one.

  • Associated Press28 days ago

    Essendant: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Deerfield, Illinois-based company said it had a loss of $1.40. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 12 cents per share. The workplace supplies distributor posted revenue ...

  • PR Newswire28 days ago

    Essendant Reports First Quarter 2018 Results

    DEERFIELD, Ill. , April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND), a leading national distributor of workplace items, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, ...

  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Celldex Therapeutics, McDermott International, Briggs & Stratton, Tile Shop Hldgs, Essendant, and Anworth Mortgage Asset — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results

    NEW YORK, April 20, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of ...

  • ACCESSWIRElast month

    Blog Exposure - Genuine Parts Co. Divests Office Products Business, S.P. Richards; Merging Divested Company with Essendant

    LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / April 16, 2018 / Active-Investors.com has just released a free research report on Genuine Parts Co. (NYSE: GPC ) ("GPC"). If you want access to this report all you need ...

  • American City Business Journalslast month

    Genuine Parts spins off S.P. Richards in merger

    The combined company will maintain headquarters in Atlanta and Deerfield, Illinois.

  • Reuterslast month

    Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

    ** General Electric Co is exploring a public offering for one of its divisions and discussing hybrid deals with public companies to combine assets, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. ** Walmart Inc is likely to reach a deal to buy a majority stake in Indian e-commerce player Flipkart by the end of June in what could be the U.S. retail giant's biggest acquisition of an online business, two people with direct knowledge of the matter said.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Essendant And Genuine Parts Company's S.P. Richards Business To Combine To Form Stronger, More Competitive National Business Products Distributor

    DEERFIELD, Ill., and ATLANTA, April 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant (ESND) and Genuine Parts Company (GPC) today announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement to combine Essendant and Genuine Parts Company's S.P. Richards business. The transaction, which has been unanimously approved by the Boards of Essendant and Genuine Parts Company, is expected to be tax free to the companies' respective shareholders.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Essendant To Report First Quarter 2018 Results

    DEERFIELD, Ill., April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (ESND) announced plans to report first quarter 2018 results on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, after close of market.  In connection with the earnings release, Essendant will host a conference call the following morning on Thursday, April 26, 2018, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Central Time.  The press release containing the full text of the earnings announcement and accompanying financial tables, along with a financial slide presentation and other information relating to the call, will be available within the investors (quarterly results) page of Essendant's corporate website. Investors may participate in the earnings call by dialing (877) 358-2531 in the U.S. and Canada or (412) 902-6623 if international and ask to be joined into the Essendant call.  To listen to the webcast via the Internet, participants should visit the company's website at investors.essendant.com at least 10 minutes before the call begins.  An archived version of the call will be available on the quarterly results page at investors.essendant.com approximately two hours after the conclusion of the call.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents3 months ago

    Edited Transcript of ESND earnings conference call or presentation 22-Feb-18 1:30pm GMT

    Q4 2017 Essendant Inc Earnings Call

  • ACCESSWIRE3 months ago

    Essendant Inc. to Host Earnings Call

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / February 22, 2018 / Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND ) will be discussing their earnings results in their Q4 Earnings Call to be held on February 22, 2018 at 8:30 AM Eastern Time. ...

  • Associated Press3 months ago

    Essendant reports 4Q loss

    On a per-share basis, the Deerfield, Illinois-based company said it had a loss of 4 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and pretax expenses, came to 11 cents per share. The workplace supplies ...

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Essendant Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2017 Results

    ANNOUNCES DETAILS OF RESTRUCTURING PROGRAM DEERFIELD, Ill. , Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (Nasdaq: ESND), a leading national distributor of workplace items, today announced financial results ...

  • Is It Too Late To Buy Essendant Inc (NASDAQ:ESND)?
    Simply Wall St.3 months ago

    Is It Too Late To Buy Essendant Inc (NASDAQ:ESND)?

    Essendant Inc (NASDAQ:ESND), a commercial services company based in United States, received a lot of attention from a substantial price movement on the NasdaqGS in the over the last fewRead More...

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Essendant's Board Declares Regular Dividend

    DEERFIELD, Ill. , Feb. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (NASDAQ: ESND) announced that on February 15, 2018 its board of directors declared a $0.14 per share dividend payable on April 13, 2018 to ...

  • PR Newswire4 months ago

    Essendant To Report Fourth Quarter And Year End 2017 Results

    DEERFIELD, Ill., Jan. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (ESND) announced plans to report fourth quarter 2017 results on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, after close of market.  In connection with the earnings release, Essendant will host a conference call the following morning on Thursday, February 22, 2018, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Central Time.  The press release containing the full text of the earnings announcement and accompanying financial tables, along with a financial slide presentation and other information relating to the call, will be available within the investors (quarterly results) page of Essendant's corporate website. To listen to the webcast via the Internet, participants should visit the company's website at investors.essendant.com at least 10 minutes before the call begins.  An archived version of the call will be available on the quarterly results page at investors.essendant.com approximately two hours after the conclusion of the call.