• Founded in 1931 as Arnold Bernhard & Company, Inc.
• Stock traded on NASDAQ: Symbol: VALU
• Address: 485 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10017
• Telephone: 1.212.907.1500
Item 1. BUSINESS.
Value Line, Inc.. (the "Company"), a New York corporation, was organized in 1982 and is the successor to substantially all of the operations of Arnold Bernhard & Company, Inc. ("AB&Co."). AB&Co. owns approximately 87.65% of the Company’s outstanding common stock.
The Company produces investment related periodical publications through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Value Line Publishing LLC ("VLP") . VLP publishes in both print and electronic formats The Value Line Investment Survey®, one of the nation's major periodical investment services, as well as The Value Line Investment Survey - Small and Mid-Cap Edition, The Value Line 600, Value Line Select, The Value Line Fund Advisor, The Value Line Special Situations Service, The Value Line Daily Options Survey and The Value Line Convertibles Survey. VLP also provides current and historical financial databases which include DataFile, Estimates & Projections, Convertibles, ETFs and Mutual Funds in standard computer formats. The Company also markets investment analysis software which includes The Value Line Investment Analyzer and Value Line Mutual Fund Survey for Windows®. The Company's print and electronic services are marketed from time to time through media, direct mail and the internet to retail and institutional investors.
In addition to Value Line Publishing LLC, the Company's other wholly-owned subsidiaries include Vanderbilt Advertising Agency, Inc., Compupower Corporation and Value Line Distribution Center (VLDC). Vanderbilt Advertising Agency, Inc. places advertising on behalf of the Company and its subsidiaries' businesses. Compupower Corporation serves the subscription fulfillment needs of the VLP's publishing operations. VLDC primarily handles all of the mailings of the publications to VLP's subscribers. Additionally, VLDC is a disaster recovery site for the New York operations. The Company has a substantial non-voting interest in EULAV Asset Management, investment adviser and distributor of the Value Line Family of Mutual Funds. The name "Value Line," as used to describe the Company, its products, and its subsidiaries, is a registered trademark of the Company.
Howard A. Brecher, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors
Stephen R. Anastasio, Vice President and Treasurer
Board of Directors
Howard A. Brecher
Stephen R. Anastasio
CONTACTING VALUE LINE
Value Line, Inc., 485 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10017
Main Phone Number 1.212.907.1500
Value Line Publications:
Customer Service 1.800.634.3583
Value Line's shares are traded in the NASDAQ Global Market®. Symbol: VALU.
WEBSITE ACCESS TO SEC REPORTS
The Company's Web site address is www.valueline.com. The Company's annual report on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, current reports on Form 8-K and any amendments to these reports are available free of charge on the Corporate Filings page of the Company's Web site as soon as reasonably practicable after the reports are filed electronically with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Company filings are also available on the SEC Web site, www.sec.gov as soon as reasonably practicable after electronic filing.
Stockholders may obtain a copy of Value Line, Inc.'s most recent Form 10-K, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, without charge, by writing to: Secretary, Value Line, Inc., 485 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10017.
For information about EULAV Asset Management or the Value Line Family of Mutual Funds, call 1.212.907.1900 or visit www.vlfunds.com.