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John Wiley & Sons Inc (NYSE:JW.A)
Total Equity
\$1,011 Mil (As of Jan. 2017)

John Wiley & Sons Inc's total equity for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 was \$1,011 Mil.

Total equity is used to calculate book value per share. John Wiley & Sons Inc's book value per share for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 was \$17.64. The ratio of a companys debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is. John Wiley & Sons Inc's debt to equity ratio for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 was 0.86.

Definition

Total Equity refers to the net assets owned by shareholders.

Total Equity and Total Liabilities are the two components for Total Assets.

John Wiley & Sons Inc's Total Equity for the fiscal year that ended in Apr. 2016 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Jan. 2017 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Jan. 2017 ) = 2921.096 - 1883.99 = 1,037

John Wiley & Sons Inc's Total Equity for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 is calculated as

 Total Equity = Total Assets(Q: Jan. 2017 ) - Total Liabilities(Q: Jan. 2017 ) = 3103.038 - 2091.578 = 1,011

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Explanation

1. Total equity is used to calculate book value per share.

John Wiley & Sons Inc's Book Value Per Share for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 is

 Book Value per Share = (Total Shareholders Equity - Preferred Stock) / Total Shares Outstanding = (1011.46 - 0) / 57.34 = 17.64

2. The ratio of a companys debt over equity can be used to measure how leveraged this company is.

John Wiley & Sons Inc's Debt to Equity Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 is

 Debt to Equity = Total Debt / Total Equity = (Current Portion of Long-Term Debt + Long-Term Debt) / Total Equity = (0 + 865.7) / 1011.46 = 0.86

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

John Wiley & Sons Inc Annual Data

 Apr07 Apr08 Apr09 Apr10 Apr11 Apr12 Apr13 Apr14 Apr15 Apr16 Total Equity 530 689 514 722 978 1,018 988 1,182 1,055 1,037

John Wiley & Sons Inc Quarterly Data

 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Total Equity 1,162 1,085 1,055 1,081 1,068 1,016 1,037 1,016 982 1,011
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