John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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  • Dec. 17, 2015, 8:13 AM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A) declares $0.30/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.
    • Forward yield 2.67%
    • Payable Jan. 14; for shareholders of record Dec. 28; ex-div Dec. 23.
    | Dec. 17, 2015, 8:13 AM
  • Dec. 8, 2015, 11:51 AM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A) has tumbled 7.7% after its fiscal Q2 results missed on top and bottom lines and the company lowered its revenue growth outlook.
    • Revenue fell 9% but declined just 5% excluding forex effects. EPS declined 10% in constant currency. The company pointed to a tough comparison stemming from a large backfile sale in the prior period.
    • Journal Subscriptions and Author-Funded Access were flat; Online Program Management and Online Test Preparation grew 18% and 13%.
    • Free cash flow use was $192.7M for the first half, up from $140.7M in the year-ago period.
    • It reaffirmed outlook for flat EPS growth, but lowed its fiscal 2016 revenue guidance to flat as well, both in constant currency. A change to time-based digital journal subscription agreements will shift some $35M of revenue and $0.35 in EPS to fiscal 2017, mostly in back-to-school Q3.
    • Press Release
    | Dec. 8, 2015, 11:51 AM
  • Dec. 8, 2015, 8:40 AM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A): FQ2 EPS of $0.78 misses by $0.03.
    • Revenue of $433M (-9.2% Y/Y) misses by $28.34M.
    • Press Release
    | Dec. 8, 2015, 8:40 AM
  • Dec. 7, 2015, 5:30 PM
  • Oct. 1, 2015, 11:41 AM
    • Peter Booth Wiley, Chairman of John Wiley & Sons (JW.A -1.4%), is retiring from that post as planned, after 13 years as chairman.
    • He'll be replaced as chairman by Matthew Kissner. Wiley was elected to another term as a director.
    • "Although I am stepping down as Chairman after 13 years, the Wiley family remains dedicated to its leadership role in the governance of the company," Wiley said in a statement.
    • Kissner has been executive VP at Pitney Bowes along with experience at Bankers Trust, Citigroup and Morgan Stanley.
    | Oct. 1, 2015, 11:41 AM
  • Oct. 1, 2015, 2:18 AM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A) declares $0.30/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.
    • Forward yield 2.4%
    • Payable Oct. 28; for shareholders of record Oct. 13; ex-div Oct. 9.
    | Oct. 1, 2015, 2:18 AM
  • Sep. 9, 2015, 11:11 AM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A) has given up gains along with the market, now down 1.2% following a fiscal Q1 earnings report where revenues missed expectations against foreign-exchange headwinds.
    • Revenue that fell 3.4% overall was up 2% when adjusting for forex losses. EPS of $0.58 was up 11% in constant currency. EBITDA of $86.9M beat an expected $79.5M.
    • Revenue breakout: Research, $237.4M (down 7%); Professional Development, $98.7M (up 7%); Education, $86.9M (down 4%). Adjusting for foreign exchange, Professional development revenues were up 10% while Education declined 1% and Research was flat.
    • The company reaffirmed guidance for low-single-digit revenue growth and flat EPS growth (constant currency) for fiscal 2016 -- excluding an impact on revenues from changing to time-based journal subscriptions, which will move about $35M in revenue and $0.35 in EPS to fiscal 2017 from fiscal 2016.
    | Sep. 9, 2015, 11:11 AM
  • Sep. 9, 2015, 8:03 AM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A): FQ1 EPS of $0.58 beats by $0.09.
    • Revenue of $423M (-3.4% Y/Y) misses by $10.16M.
    | Sep. 9, 2015, 8:03 AM
  • Sep. 8, 2015, 5:30 PM
  • Jun. 25, 2015, 8:03 AM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A) declares $0.30/share quarterly dividend, 3.4% increase from prior dividend of $0.29.
    • Forward yield 2.14%
    • Payable July 22; for shareholders of record July 7; ex-div July 3.
    | Jun. 25, 2015, 8:03 AM
  • Jun. 16, 2015, 4:04 PM
    • After spending most of today down as much as 0.7%, John Wiley & Sons (JW.A +0.3%) regained positive ground into the close following this morning's fiscal Q4 earnings report.
    • The company's profits grew 17% on a constant currency basis, though revenues of $441.6M missed expectations by more than 4%. Wiley generates half its revenue outside the United States, with exposure to the strength of the dollar.
    • Revenue by segment: Research, $274.6M (down 7.5%); Professional Development, $100.4M (up 8%); Education, $66.6M (down 1%).
    • For the full year, the company pointed to 4% revenue growth in Research journals (its largest, most profitable business) and digital products and services that amounted to 60% of revenues overall.
    • Wiley guided to low-single-digit revenue growth and flat EPS growth (constant currency) for fiscal 2016. CapitalIQ consensus estimates have the company drawing $1.91B in revenues and EPS of $3.57 for the year.
    | Jun. 16, 2015, 4:04 PM
  • Jun. 16, 2015, 8:03 AM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A): FQ4 EPS of $0.81 beats by $0.02.
    • Revenue of $441.64M (-3.4% Y/Y) misses by $19.95M.
    | Jun. 16, 2015, 8:03 AM
  • Jun. 15, 2015, 5:30 PM
  • Apr. 30, 2015, 11:59 PM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A) has elevated John Semel, its planning and development chief, to the role of chief strategy officer effective immediately.
    • The company's charged him with strengthening the company's publishing business. Before Wiley, Semel was an executive VP for business development for The Weinstein Co.
    • Wiley also rolled together its Talent Solutions andj Education Services businesses under the leadership of Jeff Sugerman, senior VP. He was previously president and CEO of Inscape.
    | Apr. 30, 2015, 11:59 PM
  • Apr. 15, 2015, 9:16 AM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A) says Stephen Smith, president and CEO, will retire for medical reasons and has named COO Mark Allin to succeed him.
    • Smith has been with Wiley for more than 20 years and held the top positions since 2011; he guided the company through its transition from print to a largely digital focus.
    • Allin is a 14-year company vet, since Wiley acquired the company he founded, Capstone Publishing.
    | Apr. 15, 2015, 9:16 AM | 1 Comment
  • Apr. 6, 2015, 3:58 PM
    • John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.A) declares $0.29/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.
    • Forward yield 1.91%
    • Payable April 27; for shareholders of record April 16; ex-div April 14.
    | Apr. 6, 2015, 3:58 PM
Company Description
John Wiley & Sons Inc provides knowledge and knowledge-enabled services to customers. Its segments includes research, professional practice and education.
Sector: Services
Country: United States