TheStreet upgraded shares of John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.B) from a c rating to a b- rating in a research report released on Wednesday, TheStreetRatingsTable reports.

John Wiley & Sons stock remained flat at $$48.05 during mid-day trading on Wednesday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 100 shares, compared to its average volume of 442. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.79, a quick ratio of 0.61 and a current ratio of 0.67. The firm has a market cap of $2.68 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.20 and a beta of 1.20. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $46.08 and its two-hundred day moving average is $44.87. John Wiley & Sons has a one year low of $41.18 and a one year high of $52.78.

John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.B) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September 5th. The company reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business had revenue of $423.53 million for the quarter. John Wiley & Sons had a return on equity of 13.58% and a net margin of 8.03%.

About John Wiley & Sons

John Wiley & Sons, Inc operates as a research and learning company worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Research, Publishing, and Solutions. The Research segment offers scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, as well as related content and services. This segment also publishes journals in the areas of physical sciences and engineering, health sciences, social science, and humanities and life sciences; and provides publishing software for scholarly and professional societies to deliver, host, enhance, market, and manage content on the Web.

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