Wolters Kluwer (OTCMKTS:WTKWY) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Wolters Kluwer (OTCMKTS:WTKWYGet Rating) has earned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the eleven research firms that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $103.75.

Several analysts have recently weighed in on WTKWY shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Wolters Kluwer from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $114.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, January 25th. Oddo Bhf upgraded shares of Wolters Kluwer from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a €105.00 ($112.90) price objective on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, March 9th. Citigroup upgraded shares of Wolters Kluwer from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 24th. The Goldman Sachs Group started coverage on shares of Wolters Kluwer in a research report on Thursday, January 20th. They issued a “neutral” rating on the stock. Finally, Barclays upgraded shares of Wolters Kluwer from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research report on Monday, March 14th.

Wolters Kluwer stock opened at $102.93 on Friday. The firm’s fifty day moving average price is $103.56 and its 200-day moving average price is $106.98. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09, a quick ratio of 0.87 and a current ratio of 0.90. Wolters Kluwer has a fifty-two week low of $90.25 and a fifty-two week high of $119.17.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 25th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, April 26th will be given a $0.9724 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, April 25th.

About Wolters Kluwer (Get Rating)

Wolters Kluwer N.V. provides professional information, software solutions, and services in the Netherlands, rest of Europe, the United States, Canada, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Health; Tax & Accounting; Governance, Risk & Compliance; and Legal & Regulatory.

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