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

JW.B stock remained flat at $$48.05 during midday trading on Wednesday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 100 shares, compared to its average volume of 442. The firm has a market cap of $2.68 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.20 and a beta of 1.20. John Wiley & Sons has a fifty-two week low of $41.18 and a fifty-two week high of $52.78. The stock’s 50-day simple moving average is $46.08 and its 200 day simple moving average is $44.87. The company has a quick ratio of 0.61, a current ratio of 0.67 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.79.

John Wiley & Sons (NYSE:JW.B) last released its earnings results on Thursday, September 5th. The company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm 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%.

John Wiley & Sons Company Profile

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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