Wolters Kluwer (OTCMKTS:WTKWY) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 100 shares, a decline of 96.8% from the August 15th total of 3,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 43,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.0 days.
Wolters Kluwer stock traded up $0.66 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $114.38. The stock had a trading volume of 11,584 shares, compared to its average volume of 16,821. The business’s 50 day moving average price is $111.84 and its 200-day moving average price is $99.13. Wolters Kluwer has a 52 week low of $77.49 and a 52 week high of $116.34. The company has a market cap of $30.60 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.95, a PEG ratio of 3.97 and a beta of 0.54. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.03, a current ratio of 0.69 and a quick ratio of 0.67.
The company also recently announced a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 30th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 1st will be issued a dividend of $0.536 per share. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 31st. Wolters Kluwer’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 29.89%.
About Wolters Kluwer
Wolters Kluwer NV engages in the provision of information, software solutions, and services for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, finance, risk and compliance, and legal sectors. It operates through the following segments: Health; Tax and Accounting; Governance, Risk and Compliance; and Legal and Regulatory.
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