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John Wiley & Sons Inc Class B WLYB

Morningstar Rating
$44.88 +0.65 (1.48%)
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Price vs Fair Value

WLYB is trading at a 192% premium.
Price
$44.87
Fair Value
$19.42
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$18.65
5-Star Price
$59.24
Economic Moat
Dtk
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$44.23
Day Range
$44.8844.88
52-Week Range
$28.3544.88
Bid/Ask
$0.00 / $48.54
Market Cap
$2.44 Bil
Volume/Avg
9 / 373

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
16.03
Price/Sales
1.32
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
3.13%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
3.14%
Total Yield
4.93%

Company Profile

John Wiley & Sons Inc is a provider of academic journals, books, pre- and post-hire assessments and training, test preparation materials, and online education program management solutions. The company's reportable segments are; Research, Learning, Held for Sale or Sold. The majority of the company's revenue is generated from the Research segment which provides peer-reviewed scientific, technical, and medical (STM) publishing, content platforms, and related services to academic, corporate, and government customers, academic societies, and individual researchers. Geographically, it derives maximum revenue from the United States and the rest from the United Kingdom, China, Japan, Canada, and other countries.
Sector
Communication Services
Industry
Publishing
Stock Style Box
Small Value
Total Number of Employees
6,400

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
WLYB
GSHN
UDMY
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
16.0374.94
Price/Book Value
3.304.31
Price/Sales
1.321.70
Price/Cash Flow
7.3313.96
Price/Earnings
WLYB
GSHN
UDMY

Financial Strength

Metric
WLYB
GSHN
UDMY
Quick Ratio
0.350.011.30
Current Ratio
0.520.011.48
Interest Coverage
−2.82
Quick Ratio
WLYB
GSHN
UDMY

Profitability

Metric
WLYB
GSHN
UDMY
Return on Assets (Normalized)
4.38%−249.65%2.14%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
14.40%4.68%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
8.88%−0.54%
Return on Assets
WLYB
GSHN
UDMY
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