John Wiley & Sons Rises On Unusually High Volume (JW.A)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- John Wiley & Sons (NYSE: JW.A) is trading at unusually high volume Tuesday with 500,477 shares changing hands. It is currently at 4.3 times its average daily volume and trading up 88 cents (+2%) at $44.31 as of 3:55 p.m. ET.

John Wiley & Sons has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 4% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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 16.4, equal to the average media industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates John Wiley & Sons as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full John Wiley & Sons Ratings Report.

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