John Wiley & Sons Inc. (NYSE:jw.a) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 22nd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 4th will be paid a dividend of 0.31 per share on Wednesday, October 19th. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a yield of Infinity. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 30th.
John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, September 7th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.08. John Wiley & Sons had a net margin of 8.45% and a return on equity of 14.92%. The business had revenue of $404.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $426.75 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.58 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.4% compared to the same quarter last year.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered John Wiley & Sons from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, August 22nd.
John Wiley & Sons Company Profile
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.
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