NYSE:JW.A - JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$67.95 +0.05 (+0.07 %)
(As of 06/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$67.90
Today's Range$67.70 - $68.35
52-Week Range$51.20 - $71.75
Volume394,700 shs
Average Volume249,217 shs
Market Capitalization$3.86 billion
P/E Ratio19.81
Dividend Yield1.82%
Beta0.99

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

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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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 Ratio19.81
Forward P/E Ratio20.84
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.80 billion
Price / Sales2.15
Cash Flow$6.1998 per share
Price / Cash10.96
Book Value$20.92 per share
Price / Book3.25

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

Employees5,100
Outstanding Shares56,910,000

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 22nd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, April 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.32 per share on Wednesday, April 18th. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 2nd. 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 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.79 by $0.15. The business had revenue of $477.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations 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 firm's revenue was up 5.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.82 earnings per share. View JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for JW.A?

2 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's shares. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock's stock price to reach $60.00 in the next twelve months. 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?

News articles about JW.A stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. JOHN WILEY & SONS -CL A Common Stock earned a coverage optimism score of 0.01 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 44.86 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

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 $67.95.

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 $3.86 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 5,100 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 (JW.A)

Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  92 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  216 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  308
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This page was last updated on 6/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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