NYSE:JW.A - JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $54.59 +0.47 (+0.87 %) (As of 11/15/2018 05:34 AM ET)Previous Close$54.12Today's Range$53.87 - $54.9052-Week Range$52.49 - $71.75Volume274,100 shsAverage Volume279,717 shsMarket Capitalization$3.12 billionP/E Ratio15.92Dividend Yield2.43%Beta0.95 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsHeadlinesSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email John Wiley & Sons, Inc. provides knowledge and knowledge-enabled services in the areas of research, professional practice and education. The Company operates through three segments: Research, Professional Development and Education. Through the Research segment, the Company provides digital and print scientific, technical, medical and scholarly journals, reference works, books, database services and advertising. The Professional Development segment provides digital and print books, corporate learning solutions, employment talent solutions and training services, and test prep and certification. In the Education segment, the Company provides print and digital content, and education solutions, including online program management services for higher education institutions and course management tools for instructors and students. The Company is engaged in developing and cross-marketing products to its customer base of researchers, professionals, students and educators. Receive JW.A News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for JW.A and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Book publishing Sub-IndustryPublishing SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNYSE:JW.A Previous SymbolNYSE:JW/A CUSIP96822320 Webwww.wiley.com Phone201-748-6000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.43 Current Ratio0.72 Quick Ratio0.67 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.92 Forward P/E Ratio17.78 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.80 billion Price / Sales1.75 Cash Flow$6.1823 per share Price / Cash8.83 Book Value$20.74 per share Price / Book2.63 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.43 Net Income$192.18 million Net Margins11.65% Return on Equity16.49% Return on Assets6.80% Miscellaneous Employees5,000 Outstanding Shares57,540,000Market Cap$3.12 billion OptionableNot Optionable JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A (NYSE:JW.A) Frequently Asked Questions What is JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's stock symbol? JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "JW.A." How often does JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A? JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 27th. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 9th will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share on Wednesday, October 24th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.42%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 5th. View JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's Dividend History. How were JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's earnings last quarter? JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A (NYSE:JW.A) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September, 6th. The company reported $0.43 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.07. The business had revenue of $410.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $411.86 million. JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A had a return on equity of 16.49% and a net margin of 11.65%. JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's revenue for the quarter was down .1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.59 EPS. View JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's Earnings History. When is JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's next earnings date? JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, December 4th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A. What price target have analysts set for JW.A? 3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's shares. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's share price to reach $60.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A. Has JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about JW.A stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A earned a media sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's key competitors? Some companies that are related to JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A include Pearson (PSO), John Wiley & Sons (JW.B), Scholastic (SCHL), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMHC) and Lingo Media (LMDCF). Who are JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's key executives? JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's management team includes the folowing people: Matthew S. Kissner, Chairman of the Board (Age 63)Brian A. Napack, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 55)John A. Kritzmacher, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President - Technology and Operations (Age 56)Archana Singh, Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President (Age 47)Clay E. Stobaugh, Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer (Age 59)Gary M. Rinck, Executive Vice President, General Counsel (Age 63)Reed Elfenbein, Executive Vice President, International Development and Global Research Sales (Age 63)Joan O'Neil, Executive Vice President - Publishing (Age 54)Judy K. Verses, Executive Vice President - Research (Age 60)Christopher Caridi, Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller (Age 50) How do I buy shares of JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A? Shares of JW.A can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's stock price today? One share of JW.A stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.59. How big of a company is JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A? JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A has a market capitalization of $3.12 billion and generates $1.80 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $192.18 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.43 on an earnings per share basis. JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A employs 5,000 workers across the globe. What is JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's official website? The official website for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A is http://www.wiley.com. How can I contact JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A? JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's mailing address is 111 RIVER STREET, HOBOKEN NJ, 07030. The company can be reached via phone at 201-748-6000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A (NYSE JW.A)Community Ranking: 1.6 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 118 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 252 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 370MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe JW.A will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe JW.A will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How can investors find ex-dividend dates?