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John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (JW.B)

Class B Common Stock
Stock Price: $34.74 USD 0.29 (0.84%)
Updated Aug 4, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 1.94B
Revenue (ttm) 1.83B
Net Income (ttm) -74.29M
Shares Out 9.11M
EPS (ttm) -1.32
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 17.92
Dividend $1.37
Dividend Yield 3.94%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 4, 2020
Last Price $34.74
Previous Close $34.45
Change ($) 0.29
Change (%) 0.84%
Day's Open 34.74
Day's Range 34.20 - 34.74
Day's Volume 271
52-Week Range 30.44 - 49.41

More Stats

Market Cap 1.94B
Enterprise Value 2.69B
Earnings Date (est) Sep 8, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Jul 6, 2020
Shares Outstanding 9.11M
Float 43.98M
EPS (basic) -1.32
EPS (diluted) -1.32
FCF / Share 3.56
Dividend $1.37
Dividend Yield 3.94%
Earnings Yield n/a
FCF Yield 10.30%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 909
Short Ratio 2.56
Short % of Float 0.10%
Beta 0.83
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 17.92
P/FCF Ratio 9.71
PS Ratio 1.06
PB Ratio 2.01
Revenue 1.83B
Operating Income -54.29M
Net Income -74.29M
Free Cash Flow 199.84M
Net Cash -754.15M
Net Cash / Share -13.50
Gross Margin 71.32%
Operating Margin -2.96%
Profit Margin -4.10%
FCF Margin 10.91%
ROA 3.92%
ROE -7.03%
ROIC -3.20%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (3)

Buy 1
Overweight 0
Hold 2
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(25.22% upside)
Current: $34.74
Target: 43.50
*Average 12-month price target from 2 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth1.75%0.22%4.51%-0.49%-5.23%2.66%0.82%-1.23%2.31%-
Gross Profit1,2401,2451,2651,2181,2611,3231,2681,2291,2391,204
Operating Income-54.29224231211188238207199280248
Net Income-74.29168192114146177161144213172
Shares Outstanding56.2157.1957.0457.3458.0059.5959.5160.2261.2761.36
Earnings Per Share-1.322.913.321.952.482.972.702.393.472.80
EPS Growth--12.35%70.26%-21.37%-16.5%10%12.97%-31.12%23.93%-
Dividend Per Share0.681.321.
Dividend Growth-48.48%3.13%3.23%3.33%3.45%16%4.17%20%25%-
Operating Cash Flow288251382315350355348337380376
Capital Expenditures-88.59-77.17-114-105-86.40-69.12-98.13-109-120-106
Free Cash Flow200174268210264286250228260270
Cash & Equivalents20292.8917058.52364457486334260202
Total Debt957479360365605750700673475454
Net Cash / Debt-754-386-190-306-241-293-214-339-215-252
Book Value9341,1811,1911,0031,0371,0551,1829881,018978
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Country United States
Employees 6,900
CEO Brian A. Napack

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol JW.B
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Share Class Class B Common Stock
Sector Communication Services
Industry Publishing
Unique Identifier NYSE: JW.B


John Wiley & Sons, Inc. operates as a research and learning company worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Research Publishing & Platforms, Academic & Professional Learning, and Education Services. The Research Publishing & Platforms segment offers scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, as well as related content and services to learned societies, individual researchers, other professionals, and academic, corporate, and government libraries. This segment also publishes physical sciences and engineering, health sciences, social sciences, and humanities and life sciences journals; and provides a publishing software and service for scholarly and professional societies, and publishers to deliver, host, enhance, market, and manage their content on the Web through the Literatum platform. It 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, bookstores, online booksellers, and other customers. The Academic & Professional Learning segment provides scientific, professional, and education books in print and digital formats, digital courseware, and test preparation services to libraries, corporations, students, professionals, and researchers, as well as learning, development, and assessment services for businesses and professionals. This segment distributes its products in digital and print formats through chain and online booksellers, libraries, colleges and universities, corporations, direct to consumer, Websites, distributor networks, and other online applications. The Education Services segment provides online program management services for higher education institutions and mthree training, upskilling, and talent placement services for professionals and businesses. The company was founded in 1807 and is headquartered in Hoboken, New Jersey.