John Wiley & Sons Inc (JW.A) was Initiated by Sidoti to “Buy” and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $67. Sidoti advised their investors in a research report released on Sep 28, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, John Wiley & Sons Inc reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.08 based on the information available during the earnings call on Sep 7, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.60. The company had revenue of $404.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $426.75 million. The company’s revenue was down -4.4 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.58 EPS.
John Wiley & Sons Inc. provides knowledge and knowledge-enabled services in the areas of research professional practice and education. The Company operates in 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. The Professional Development segment provides digital and print books employment talent solutions online learning assessment and training services and test prep and certification. In Education the Company provides print and digital content and education solutions including online program management services for higher education institutions and course management tools for instructors and students. The Company’s operations are primarily located in the United States Canada Europe Asia and Australia.