News CorpNWSA:NSQ

15.11
0.04 / 0.23%
3.20m
13.98 %
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Real-time price in USDToday's changeShares traded1 year changeBeta
As of Nov 21 2014 19:00 GMT.

About the company

8.65bn275.00m201222.00k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
Industry--Location
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 July 2014, it completed the acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar Corp.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateNWSA:NSQ since
announced
Transaction
value
Move IncDeal completed30 Sep 2014+10.09 %899.22m
Harlequin Enterprises LtdDeal completed02 May 2014+12.69 %414.81m
As of Nov 21 2014 19:00 GMT.

Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
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Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excluding
extraordinary items (TTM)
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extraordinary items) (TTM)
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employee (TTM)
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assets
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average
assets
(5 yr average)
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investment
(TTM)
Return on
investment
(5 yr average)
Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin (5 yr average)Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin (5 Yr Average)Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio (5 yr average)Revenue
(Year-over-year change%)
Revenue
(5 yr growth rate)
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(Year-over-year change%)
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(5 Yr growth rate)
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expenditure
(5 Yr growth rate)
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(5 yr growth rate)
New York Times Co
1.59bn38.11m1.91bn3.53k54.452.2416.241.200.23320.39379.985.660.626--9.78449,9021.512.601.862.6060.0159.052.413.52--2.330.43913.74-1.1352-11.709-65.1007---36.7217-36.0846
Meredith Corporation
1.48bn118.87m2.25bn3.50k19.402.5111.931.522.622.6232.7120.270.634822.205.93423,8405.097.726.197.7261.7060.538.018.151.0417.000.444850.88-0.17890.8932-8.1755--1.1213.81
Time Inc
3.35bn8.00m2.48bn7.90k319.06--14.070.7390.07120.071230.52--0.580120.807.38424,3040.1385--0.1678--59.67--0.2387--0.922211.000.3301---2.3865---23.5741------
John Wiley & Sons Inc
1.80bn158.22m3.49bn5.10k22.182.8913.261.942.652.6530.1920.350.62956.579.30353,3515.538.926.878.9271.6469.698.789.510.90419.020.394728.380.81881.9611.294.591.2013.97
Yelp Inc
338.30m1.68m4.20bn2.15k3,719.797.79239.8612.410.01560.01564.607.430.8439--13.99170,5140.4181--0.4512--93.4993.050.4954-10.9453----0.00--69.3680.5647.41------
Tribune Media Co
3.21bn206.80m5.75bn19.60k29.031.2210.821.792.212.2134.4152.390.3259101.796.10--2.44--2.59--50.34--7.49--2.62--0.4276---7.6786---49.6667------
Gannett Co., Inc.
5.68bn476.89m7.13bn31.60k15.382.439.241.262.052.0524.4313.000.675358.098.13179,5966.438.087.588.0846.7344.089.538.992.1311.880.562722.87-3.5836-4.9125-8.3907---7.7211-12.9449
News Corp
8.65bn275.00m8.71bn22.00k31.920.68399.571.010.47440.474414.9222.170.533--6.10393,2732.12--2.52------3.98--1.99--0.00---3.5654---53.1621------
Data as of Nov 21 2014. Currency figures normalised to News Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
33.72m8.86%
Pzena Investment Management LLC
as of 30 Sep 2014
24.40m6.41%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
19.37m5.09%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 30 Sep 2014
19.08m5.02%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
19.08m5.02%
International Value Advisers LLC
as of 30 Sep 2014
19.05m5.01%
Southeastern Asset Management, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
16.05m4.22%
Templeton Global Advisors Ltd.
as of 30 Sep 2014
12.64m3.32%
Harris Associates LP
as of 30 Sep 2014
12.29m3.23%
Dodge & Cox, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
9.86m2.59%
48.77%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 30 Sep 2014 - 30 Sep 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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