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John Wiley & Sons Inc Class A WLY Stock Quote

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Last close prices updated as of Jun 06, 2023, 7:00 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 38.77
  • Sector Communication Services
  • Industry Publishing
  • Investment Style Small Value
  • Day Range 37.85  –  38.86
  • Year Range 34.48  –  54.15
  • Market Cap 2.1498 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 274,530.0 /  248,059.1
  • Price / Sales 1.06
  • Price / Book 2.09
  • Forward Div Yield 3.59%
  • Trailing Div Yield 3.59%

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Business Description

John Wiley & Sons is one of the foremost global providers of academic journals, books, pre- and post-hire assessments and training, test preparation materials, and online education program management solutions. Wiley derived more than 80% of its total fiscal 2022 revenue from digital products and tech-enabled services, with just over half of the total top line coming from its research publishing and platforms segment, 31% from its academic and professional learning effort, and 16% from its education services unit. Around half of revenue recorded in fiscal 2022 was derived from customers in the United States. The company has a dual-class share ownership structure, with Wiley family members controlling roughly 60% of the voting power of the firm’s equity.

111 River Street
Hoboken, NJ, 07030
Industry Publishing
Employees 9,500

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FAQs for John Wiley & Sons Inc Class A Stock

Yes. WLY has a forward dividend yield of 3.59%. See WLY’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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WLY’s market cap is 2.15 Bil.
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WLY’s stock style is Small Value.
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