NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- WILEY JOHN & SONS (NYSE: JW.A) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $53.02, above its previous 52-week high of $53 with 24,944 shares traded as of 10:56 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 109,000 shares over the past 30 days.

WILEY JOHN & SONS has a market cap of $2.7 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 16.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, publishes print and electronic products that provide content and digital solutions to customers worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.7, equal to the average media industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates WILEY JOHN & SONS as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth, expanding profit margins, reasonable valuation levels and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full WILEY JOHN & SONS Ratings Report.

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