Finance

Indigo Sales Rise 5.4%
November 10, 2016

With revenue up 5.4% in the quarter ended Oct. 1, 2016 over the same period a year ago, Indigo CEO Heather Reisman said she is feeling confident about prospects for the holiday season.

Industry Stocks: October 2016 Performances
November 4, 2016 at 1:00 am

CBS, parent company of Simon & Schuster, was the only company on the Publishers Weekly Stock Index to have an increase in its stock price in October.

Trade Unit Bright Spot for HMH
November 3, 2016 at 1:00 am

Sales in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt's trade division rose 5.9% in the the third quarter ended September 30, 2016 compared to a year ago. With sales in the education group down, total revenue at HMH dropped 7% in the quarter.

Sales, Earnings Rise at S&S in Q3
November 3, 2016 at 1:00 am

Revenue increased 11% in the third quarter of 2016 at Simon & Schuster, while and earnings rose by $1 million, to $44 million.

Press Release: Amazon Announces Third Quarter Sales Up 29% to $32.7 Billion
October 28, 2016 at 1:51 pm

SEATTLE--Oct. 27, 2016-- Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2016. Operating cash flow increased 49% to $14.6 billion for the trailing twelve months, compared with $9.8 billion for the trailing twelve months ended September 30, 2015. Free cash flow increased to $8.6 billion for the trailing twelve months, compared…

AAP Reports Uptick in Trade Sales for May
October 20, 2016 at 1:00 am

Sales of adult trade books rose 8.9% this May, over May 2015, according to figures released by the Association of American Publishers in its StatShot program.

Industry Stocks: September 2016 Performances
October 7, 2016 at 1:00 am

The Publishers Weekly Stock Index increased 5.9% in September, but that gain was due almost entirely to the jump in the share price of Amazon, which rose $68.15 to close the month 8.9% ahead of its price at the end of August.