Finance

Sales Rose 15% at Bloomsbury in 2017
May 18, 2017

Led by strong gains in its children’s publishing division, revenue at Bloomsbury rose 15% in the fiscal year ended February 28, 2017 over fiscal 2016. Profits slipped, however, dropping to £9.4 million from £10.3 million in fiscal 2016.

'True Jesus' Lifts Regnery Sales in Q1
May 12, 2017

Sales at Regnery jumped 48.9% in the first quarter ended March 31, largely thanks to the strong sales of David Limbaugh's 'The True Jesus.'

Q1 Sales Up at Hachette Book Group
May 11, 2017

Sales rose 4.1% at HBG in the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 over the same period in 2016. The revenue gain was due to solid sales in HBG's Center Street division.

HMH Trade Reports Improved Q1
May 4, 2017

Just days after laying off over 20 people in its trade division, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt reported that revenue in the division rose 16% in the first quarter ended March 31.

Sales, Earnings Rise at S&S in Q1
May 4, 2017

Revenue at Simon & Schuster rose 11% in the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 over the comparable period a year ago, while operating income increased 8%.

Revenue From Retail Products Up, in Q1, at Amazon
April 27, 2017

Sales of retail products at Amazon rose 15% in the first quarter of 2017 over the comparable period last year. Among the many items sold in the sector are print and digital books.

Adult, Kids' Sales Rose in November
April 14, 2017

Sales in the adult trade category increased 6.8% in November over a year ago, and sales in the children’s/young adult category jumped 16.2%, according to the AAP.

Amazon's Stock Price Soars in Q1 2017
April 7, 2017

With an 18% increase in Amazon's stock price for Q1 2017 over Q4 2016, the tech giant posted the largest gains of the companies tracked in the PW Stock Index.