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

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
$64.85 +0.55 (+0.86 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 03:43 PM ET)
Previous Close$64.65
Today's Range$64.50 - $65.05
52-Week Range$51.50 - $71.75
Volume1,522 shs
Average Volume224,663 shs
Market Capitalization$3.67 billion
P/E Ratio18.94
Dividend Yield2.07%
Beta0.93
JOHN WILEY & SONS  -CL A Common Stock logoJohn 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
SymbolNYSE:JW.A
CUSIP96822320
Phone201-748-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.30
Current Ratio0.55
Quick Ratio0.50

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.94
Forward P/E Ratio20.46
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.80 billion
Price / Sales2.08
Cash Flow$6.2476 per share
Price / Cash10.38
Book Value$20.74 per share
Price / Book3.13

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.43
Net Income$192.18 million
Net Margins10.70%
Return on Equity17.96%
Return on Assets7.21%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,000
Outstanding Shares57,500,000
Market Cap$3.67 billion

JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock (NYSE:JW.A) Frequently Asked Questions

What is JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's stock symbol?

JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "JW.A."

How often does JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock?

JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 21st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, July 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share on Wednesday, July 18th. This represents a $1.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.03%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, July 2nd. This is a positive change from JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.32. View JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's Dividend History.

How were JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's earnings last quarter?

JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock (NYSE:JW.A) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, June, 12th. The company reported $0.94 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.79 by $0.15. The company had revenue of $477.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $448.95 million. JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock had a return on equity of 17.96% and a net margin of 10.70%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 5.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.82 EPS. View JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's Earnings History.

When is JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's next earnings date?

JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock.

What price target have analysts set for JW.A?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's stock. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's share price to reach $60.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock.

Who are some of JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock include Pearson (PSO), John Wiley & Sons Inc Class B (JW.B), Scholastic (SCHL), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMHC) and Lingo Media (LMDCF).

Who are JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's key executives?

JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock'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)

Has JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about JW.A stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock earned a coverage optimism score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 41.07 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock.

How do I buy shares of JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock?

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 Common Stock's stock price today?

One share of JW.A stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.95.

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

JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock has a market capitalization of $3.67 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 Common Stock employs 5,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock?

JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock'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 Common Stock (NYSE JW.A)

Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  109 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  239 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  348
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock 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 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel