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 $51.60 -0.46 (-0.88 %) (As of 02/19/2019 04:33 AM ET)Previous Close$52.06Today's Range$51.42 - $52.5852-Week Range$44.67 - $71.75Volume253,261 shsAverage Volume265,047 shsMarket Capitalization$2.95 billionP/E Ratio15.04Dividend Yield2.54%Beta1.07 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email John Wiley & Sons, Inc. operates as a research and learning company worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Research, Publishing, and Solutions. The Research segment offers scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, as well as related content and services. This segment also publishes journals in the areas of physical sciences and engineering, health sciences, social science, and humanities and life sciences; and provides publishing software for scholarly and professional societies to deliver, host, enhance, market, and manage content on the Web. This segment serves academic, corporate, government, and public libraries, funders of research, researchers, scientists, clinicians, engineers and technologists, and students and professors. This segment sells its products in digital and print formats through research libraries and library consortia, and independent subscription agents, as well as directly to professional society members and other customers. The Publishing segment acquires, develops, and publishes scientific, professional, and education books and related content, as well as provides test preparation services and course workflow tools, to libraries, corporations, students, professionals, and researchers. This segment serves business, finance, accounting, workplace learning, management, leadership, technology, behavioral health, engineering/architecture, science and medicine, and education communities. This segment distributes its products in digital and print formats through chain and online booksellers, libraries, colleges and universities, corporations, direct to consumer, Web sites, distributor networks, and other online applications. The Solutions segment provides online program management services for higher education institutions; corporate learning services; and development and assessment services for businesses and professionals. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. was founded in 1807 and is headquartered in Hoboken, New Jersey. 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 Phone201-748-6000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.46 Current Ratio0.79 Quick Ratio0.73Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.04 Forward P/E Ratio17.09 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.80 billion Price / Sales1.65 Cash Flow$6.1356 per share Price / Cash Flow8.41 Book Value$20.74 per share Price / Book2.49Profitability 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 Shares57,262,000Market Cap$2.95 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 20th. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.33 per share on Wednesday, January 16th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 27th. 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 earnings results on Thursday, December, 6th. The company reported $0.89 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.01. The company earned $448.62 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $452.78 million. JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A had a net margin of 10.77% and a return on equity of 15.38%. 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, March 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A. What price target have analysts set for JW.A? 3 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A's stock price to reach $57.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.4% 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? Press coverage about JW.A stock has been trending positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A earned a news impact score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near 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: Mr. Jesse Caleb Wiley, Non-Exec. Chairman (Age 48)Mr. Brian A. Napack, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)Mr. John A. Kritzmacher, Exec. VP of Technology & Operations and CFO (Age 58)Mr. Gary M. Rinck, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 67)Archana Singh, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 49) 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 $51.60. How big of a company is JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A? JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A has a market capitalization of $2.95 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: 1.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 122 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 272 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 394MarketBeat'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 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is the conference call important?