S&S Grows 2% In 2005 After Backlist Gain; Strong Fourth Quarter

February 2006
Book Publishing Report;2/27/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the financial performance of Simon & Schuster Inc. in 2005 in the U.S. The company's revenue increased by 2 percent. A 12 percent sales gain in the fourth quarter was one of the key factors contibuting to the increase in the company revenue. Also, Simon & Schuster's backlist sales increased by 8 percent.


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