NYSE:JW.A - JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$49.63 -1.25 (-2.46 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$49.63
Today's Range$49.54 - $50.99
52-Week Range$49.54 - $71.75
Volume221,522 shs
Average Volume233,014 shs
Market Capitalization$2.84 billion
P/E Ratio14.47
Dividend Yield2.66%
Beta0.96
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Book publishing
Sub-IndustryPublishing
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNYSE:JW.A
Previous SymbolNYSE:JW/A
CUSIP96822320
Phone201-748-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.46
Current Ratio0.79
Quick Ratio0.73

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio14.47
Forward P/E Ratio16.43
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.80 billion
Price / Sales1.58
Cash Flow$6.1423 per share
Price / Cash Flow8.08
Book Value$20.42 per share
Price / Book2.43

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.43
Net Income$192.18 million
Net Margins10.77%
Return on Equity15.38%
Return on Assets6.49%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,000
Outstanding Shares57,260,000
Market Cap$2.84 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. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Wednesday, October 24th. This represents a $1.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.66%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 5th. View JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's Dividend 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, March 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A.

What price target have analysts set for JW.A?

2 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices 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 year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.9% 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?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." 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 Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A earned a news sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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 $49.63.

How big of a company is JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A?

JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A has a market capitalization of $2.84 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 (star)
Outperform Votes:  120 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  258 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  378
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This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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