Wolters Kluwer N.V (WKL.AS)

Exchange: Euronext Amsterdam
Currency: EUR

Price: 96.42 (Close)



52 Week range 200d Moving Avg. Beta
69.24 – 105.25 93.61 0.28
Dividend Dividend Yield Ex-Dividend date
1.57 1.63% 2022-04-25
P/E Ratio Latest EPS DGR 3 years
34.68 2.78 13.04%
Near Fair Value
Very low Volatility
Dividend Growth


Wolters Kluwer N.V., together with its subsidiaries, provides professional information, software solutions, and services in Europe, North America, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company operates through Health; Tax & Accounting; Governance, Risk & Compliance; and Legal & Regulatory divisions. The Health division offers solutions in the areas of clinical decision support, clinical drug information, patient engagement, clinical terminologies, clinical surveillance, nursing education and practice, medical research, and continuing education services; and medical, nursing, and allied health journal and book publishing solutions. The Tax & Accounting division provides solutions in the areas of compliance, collaboration, internal and external audit management, and corporate performance and firm management to accounting firms. The Governance, Risk & Compliance division offers enterprise legal spend and matter management, and legal analytics solutions; regulatory compliance, risk management, and business performance; lien solutions; and business license solutions. The Legal & Regulatory division provides evidence-based information, actionable insights, and integrated workflow solutions to help customers in making the right decisions and streamline legal and regulatory compliance. It serves clinicians, nurses, accountants, and lawyers, as well as tax, finance, audit, risk, compliance, and regulatory sectors. Wolters Kluwer N.V. was founded in 1836 and is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands.


Sector: Industry:
Consumer Cyclical Publishing

Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Ratings

Total ESG Score

9 – 3 percentile


0 – 2 percentile


5 – 2 percentile


3 – 2 percentile

Controversy level



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Dividend Safety Metrics

Latest EPS 2.78
Annual Payout 1.57
Payout Ratio 56.47%
Dividend growth 14 Years
Dividend Score 80
Dividend Coverage Ratio 1.77
Altman-Z score 0.00


Wolters Kluwer N.V (WKL.AS) Valuation

Wolters Kluwer N.V’s current dividend yield of 1.63% is -5% below its 5-year average. The 5-year average dividend yield is 1.71% (see red-line in chart). This indicates the stock looks reasonably valued today.

Wolters Kluwer N.V (WKL.AS) Performance

The chart below displays the total price return(%) of Wolters Kluwer N.V for different periods:


Wolters Kluwer N.V (WKL.AS) Total Return

The chart below displays the (CAGR) total return (%) including all dividends paid of Wolters Kluwer N.V for different periods:


Dividend Scorecard

Dividend Yield (TTM) Annual Payout Payout Ratio Dividend growth
1.63 1.57 56.47% 14 Years


Dividend Growth Summary

3 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 13.04%
5 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 13.48%
10 Year Growth Rate (CAGR) 7.88%

Dividend Growth Rates History

Year Payout Amount Annual Payout Growth (YoY)
2022 1.030 -28.0%
2021 1.430 13.5%
2020 1.260 22.3%
2019 1.030 4.0%
2018 0.990 23.8%
2017 0.800 5.3%
2016 0.760 -14.6%
2015 0.890 27.1%
2014 0.700 1.4%
2013 0.690 1.5%
2012 0.680 1.5%
2011 0.670 1.5%
2010 0.660 1.5%
2009 0.650 1.6%
2008 0.640 10.3%

Wolters Kluwer N.V (WKL.AS) Dividend Payment History