Switch to:

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.22
WTKWY's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
77% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. WTKWY: 0.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.13 Max: 0.32
Current: 0.22
0.03
0.32
Equity to Asset 0.29
WTKWY's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
78% of the 167 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. WTKWY: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.22 Max: 0.29
Current: 0.29
0.14
0.29
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.60
M-Score: -2.52
WACC vs ROIC
6.60%
14.20%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 15.55
WTKWY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 6.34 vs. WTKWY: 15.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 2.65  Med: 15.05 Max: 24.39
Current: 15.55
2.65
24.39
Net-margin (%) 12.92
WTKWY's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.55 vs. WTKWY: 12.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -2.01  Med: 9.28 Max: 26.9
Current: 12.92
-2.01
26.9
ROE (%) 26.97
WTKWY's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.14 vs. WTKWY: 26.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -6.45  Med: 23.20 Max: 77.4
Current: 26.97
-6.45
77.4
ROA (%) 6.87
WTKWY's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.93 vs. WTKWY: 6.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.23  Med: 5.06 Max: 16.8
Current: 6.87
-1.23
16.8
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 451.59
WTKWY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 16.88 vs. WTKWY: 451.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 40.33  Med: 344.18 Max: 523.13
Current: 451.59
40.33
523.13
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 3.10
WTKWY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. WTKWY: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -0.30 Max: 5.3
Current: 3.1
0
5.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 9.10
WTKWY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -4.70 vs. WTKWY: 9.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 2.95 Max: 9.1
Current: 9.1
0
9.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 24.90
WTKWY's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 114 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. WTKWY: 24.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.80 Max: 39.4
Current: 24.9
0
39.4
» WTKWY's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with WTKWY

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 17.11
WTKWY's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
51% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 17.60 vs. WTKWY: 17.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.05  Med: 17.85 Max: 41.59
Current: 17.11
4.05
41.59
Forward P/E 13.68
WTKWY's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
53% of the 62 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 14.68 vs. WTKWY: 13.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 17.90
WTKWY's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
50% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 17.90 vs. WTKWY: 17.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 10.58  Med: 17.11 Max: 40.57
Current: 17.9
10.58
40.57
P/B 3.79
WTKWY's P/B is ranked lower than
84% of the 177 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. WTKWY: 3.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.16  Med: 3.39 Max: 6.07
Current: 3.79
2.16
6.07
P/S 2.22
WTKWY's P/S is ranked lower than
79% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. WTKWY: 2.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.99  Med: 1.41 Max: 2.6
Current: 2.22
0.99
2.6
PFCF 16.28
WTKWY's PFCF is ranked lower than
53% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 15.80 vs. WTKWY: 16.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 8.73  Med: 11.85 Max: 19.4
Current: 16.28
8.73
19.4
POCF 12.55
WTKWY's POCF is ranked lower than
54% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 12.14 vs. WTKWY: 12.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 6.37  Med: 8.96 Max: 15.68
Current: 12.55
6.37
15.68
EV-to-EBIT 18.01
WTKWY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
66% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 12.68 vs. WTKWY: 18.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 10.1  Med: 13.50 Max: 30.5
Current: 18.01
10.1
30.5
PEG 3.20
WTKWY's PEG is ranked lower than
67% of the 45 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. WTKWY: 3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 1.9  Med: 4.01 Max: 10.96
Current: 3.2
1.9
10.96
Shiller P/E 28.51
WTKWY's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
72% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 16.48 vs. WTKWY: 28.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 9.03  Med: 12.91 Max: 33.36
Current: 28.51
9.03
33.36
Current Ratio 0.80
WTKWY's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. WTKWY: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.67 Max: 1.31
Current: 0.8
0.45
1.31
Quick Ratio 0.75
WTKWY's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. WTKWY: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.4  Med: 0.60 Max: 1.2
Current: 0.75
0.4
1.2
Days Inventory 34.95
WTKWY's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
52% of the 163 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 37.62 vs. WTKWY: 34.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 24.56  Med: 36.58 Max: 87.7
Current: 34.95
24.56
87.7
Days Sales Outstanding 90.05
WTKWY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
70% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 69.25 vs. WTKWY: 90.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 79.29  Med: 107.78 Max: 146.22
Current: 90.05
79.29
146.22

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 2.67
WTKWY's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
57% of the 218 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.98 vs. WTKWY: 2.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.21  Med: 3.76 Max: 5.81
Current: 2.67
2.21
5.81
Dividend Payout 0.44
WTKWY's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
58% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. WTKWY: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.63 Max: 1.68
Current: 0.44
0.19
1.68
Dividend growth (3y) 1.50
WTKWY's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked lower than
60% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. WTKWY: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 7.2
Current: 1.5
0
7.2
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.22
WTKWY's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
51% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. WTKWY: 3.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 2.68  Med: 4.55 Max: 7.03
Current: 3.22
2.68
7.03
Share Buyback Rate 0.20
WTKWY's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
62% of the 104 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. WTKWY: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0  Med: -0.55 Max: -4.8
Current: 0.2

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.19
WTKWY's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
67% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. WTKWY: 1.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.09 Max: 1.72
Current: 1.19
0.82
1.72
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.85
WTKWY's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
60% of the 5 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. WTKWY: 1.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.44
WTKWY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
85% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. WTKWY: 1.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.06 Max: 1.47
Current: 1.44
0.82
1.47
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.72
WTKWY's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
83% of the 30 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. WTKWY: 2.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 1.34  Med: 2.38 Max: 5.98
Current: 2.72
1.34
5.98
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.81
WTKWY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. WTKWY: 5.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 3.3  Med: 7.40 Max: 9.9
Current: 5.81
3.3
9.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 12.01
WTKWY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 7.18 vs. WTKWY: 12.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
WTKWY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -8.8  Med: 11.85 Max: 15.2
Current: 12.01
-8.8
15.2

Business Description

Industry: Publishing » Publishing
Compare:PSO, MHP, SGPRY, IFPJY, SBSNY » details
Traded in other countries:WKL.Netherlands, 0NMU.UK, WOSB.Germany,
Wolters Kluwer NV was founded in 1836. The Company ans its subsidiaries provides information, software and services to professionals in legal and regulatory, tax and accounting, health, and financial & compliance services. It delivers vital insights, intelligent tools, and guidance of subject-matter experts. Healthcare professionals and organizations use the information, tools, and solutions provided by the company to improve their clinical practice and improve access to high-quality, cost-effective healthcare. It provides medical, nursing, and allied health information resources in electronic media, book, journal, newsletter, and loose leaf formats customers depend on its services and solutions to successfully move through the complex layers of data and regulation that define modern business and government. It maintains operations in over 40 countries across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America.
» More Articles for WTKWY

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Learning From the Worlds’ Best – Francisco Garcia Parames’ Top 5 Nov 03 2014 
Spanish Favorite Francisco Garcia Parames' Top Five Second Quarter Stocks Aug 01 2014 
Spanish Favorite Francisco Garcia Parames' Top Five First Quarter Holdings Apr 30 2014 
Spanis Guru Francisco Garcia Paramés’ Top Five Stocks Feb 02 2014 
'We buy good companies with good teams' - A Look at the Success and Strategies of Spanish Guru Franc Nov 25 2013 
Span's Guru Francisco Garcia Paramés' Top Five Positions Nov 04 2013 
Spanish Guru Francisco Garcia Paramés' Top Holdings Aug 30 2013 

More From Other Websites
Wolters Kluwer Acquires SureTax Jun 30 2015
Wolters Kluwer Acquires SureTax Jun 30 2015
'Drink When Thirsty' to Avoid Fatal Drops in Blood Sodium Levels During Exercise Jun 30 2015
Wolters Kluwer Audit, Risk & Compliance Expands Strategic Alliance with IIA Jun 30 2015
Children with Severe Head Injuries Are Casualties of Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan Jun 26 2015
Study Highlights 'Important Safety Issue' with Widely Used MRI Contrast Agents Jun 26 2015
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services Recognized as Category Leader RiskTech Quadrant for Enterprise GRC... Jun 26 2015
Wolters Kluwer E-book Details How Hospitals Can Turn Data into Effective Infection Prevention... Jun 25 2015
What's New in Contact Lenses? Prescribing Trends Reflect New Lens Materials and Designs Jun 25 2015
Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting US Launches CCH International Tax Compliance Calendar Critical,... Jun 24 2015
Wolters Kluwer’s CT Corporation Introduces Online Incorporation Wizard Jun 24 2015
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services to Present Moneyball Approach at NAFCUs Annual Conference and... Jun 24 2015
Southern Medical Journal Presents Update on Quality Care and Patient Safety Jun 22 2015
UpToDate Recognized by Japan Primary Care Association as Continuing Medical Education Resource Jun 19 2015
Globe Acceptance Selects Wolters Kluwer Financial Services AppOne Platform Jun 18 2015
Wolters Kluwer Update on Share Buyback Program Jun 18 2015
Wolters Kluwer Update on Share Buyback Program Jun 18 2015
UpToDate Recognized by Japan Primary Care Association as Continuing Medical Education Resource Jun 17 2015
Wolters Kluwer Publishes Guide Detailing Enhancements Clinical Surveillance has on EMRs to Meet... Jun 17 2015
Israel Discount Bank Selects Wolters Kluwer Financial Services OneSumX Risk Solution Jun 17 2015

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
FEEDBACK