News CorpNWSA:NSQ

16.88
0.09 / 0.54%
1.11m----
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As of Apr 17 2014 21:00 BST.Data delayed by at least 15 minutes.

About the company

8.75bn-624.00m201224.00k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryPrinting & PublishingLocation
News Corp
1211 Avenue of the Americas
NEW YORK10036
United States
USA
Phone+1 (212) 416-3400Fax+1 (302) 655-5049Websitehttp://newscorp.com
News Corporation is a diversified media and information services company. The Company operates in five segments: News and Information Services, Cable Network Programming, Digital Real Estate Services, Book Publishing, and Other. The Company's business consists of range of media, including news and information services, sports programming in Australia, digital real estate services, book publishing, and pay-television (TV) distribution in Australia, that are distributed under the brands, including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones, Herald Sun, The Sun, The Times, HarperCollins Publishers, FOX SPORTS Australia and realestate.com.au. The Company is a developing provider of digital education content, assessment and delivery services. The Company's business component includes News and Information Services, Cable Network Programming, Digital Real Estate Services, Book Publishing, Amplify and Foxtel. In December 2013, the Company acquired Storyful, the social news agency.

Mergers & acquisitions

There are no recent mergers or acquisitions for News Corp.

Peer analysis

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The New York Times Company
1.58bn57.16m2.48bn5.36k46.262.9517.421.570.3590.39910.155.620.5863--7.89--2.122.602.472.6060.2559.053.613.52--3.040.4471.86-1.1352-11.709-65.1007---36.7217-44.3584
John Wiley & Sons Inc
1.76bn132.57m3.34bn5.40k25.182.9114.171.892.242.2429.7219.370.61316.237.95326,6594.619.045.899.0470.8469.007.529.310.920622.930.358225.97-1.2321.02-32.2079-0.4529-7.752816.89
Yelp Inc
232.99m-10.07m4.64bn1.98k--9.453,346.1219.92-0.1544-0.15443.556.860.6622--14.10117,434-2.8616---3.0575--92.8993.05-4.3213-10.9453---42.65970.00--69.3680.5647.41------
Gannett Co., Inc.
5.16bn388.68m6.11bn31.60k16.192.279.621.181.661.6622.0411.830.660854.216.82163,3345.718.086.728.0844.1544.088.648.991.865.960.560722.87-3.5836-4.9125-8.3907---7.7211-12.9449
Tribune Company
3.00bn342.16m6.68bn19.60k--1.4212.312.23------54.34----------7.61--7.6148.5748.0411.4014.832.61--0.18740.001.07-9.0852-5.666650.160.1275--
News Corp
8.75bn-624.00m9.69bn24.00k--0.7665--1.11-1.0384-1.038415.0322.060.5376--5.58364,458-3.546---4.1662-------6.5966--2.11--0.00--2.74--124.39------
McGraw Hill Financial Inc
4.88bn812.00m20.98bn17.00k26.3215.9720.694.302.914.9417.404.800.7435--5.04286,76513.7721.1433.8321.1429.0764.8918.5215.83--23.810.2764.159.55-5.164520.120.311-21.21454.94
Data as of Apr 20 2014. Currency figures normalised to News Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
31.28m8.24%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
19.53m5.15%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Dec 2013
18.43m4.86%
Pzena Investment Management LLC
as of 31 Dec 2013
15.99m4.22%
Dodge & Cox, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
11.02m2.91%
Templeton Global Advisors Ltd.
as of 31 Dec 2013
10.42m2.75%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
8.96m2.36%
Southeastern Asset Management, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
7.67m2.02%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
6.53m1.72%
Robeco Investment Management, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
6.49m1.71%
35.93%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2013 - 31 Dec 2013Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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