News CorpNWSA:NSQ

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3.16m
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About the company

8.68bn242.00m201222.00k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryMediaLocation
News Corp
1211 Avenue of the Americas
NEW YORK10036-8701
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+14.58%899.22m
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Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
(TTM)
Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excluding
extraordinary items (TTM)
EPS (including
extraordinary items) (TTM)
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share (TTM)
Book value per
share (MRQ)
Asset turnover
(TTM)
Inventory turnover
(TTM)
Receivables turnover
(TTM)
Revenues per
employee (TTM)
Return on
average
assets
(TTM)
Return on
average
assets
(5 yr average)
Return on
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)
Net income
(Year-over-year change%)
Net income
(5 Yr growth rate)
Capital
expenditure
(5 Yr growth rate)
Dividend
(5 yr growth rate)
E. W. Scripps Co
879.77m6.04m1.86bn4.80k244.942.4733.592.110.090.0915.298.920.88725.666.73183,2860.57811.550.66321.5582.4881.170.65181.532.394.840.27640.006.393.482,321.31---13.5886--
Media General Inc
827.78m40.39m2.12bn5.30k36.701.4216.652.560.44280.44288.0811.480.2531--4.83156,1851.42-0.22411.49-0.224164.1069.245.62-0.7655--2.440.6093--150.070.5222767.75--62.99--
Cengage Learning Holdings II LP
----2.15bn5.00k--1.38----------19.95------------------------1.00--0.5656--------------
New York Times Co
1.58bn17.39m2.17bn3.59k121.762.6424.071.370.10810.10759.934.980.6501--9.26441,0140.66242.940.80562.9459.4559.361.024.27--2.230.340110.420.7163-8.229-39.826185.66-7.0887--
Meredith Corporation
1.56bn134.66m2.29bn3.50k17.212.4611.311.472.982.9834.4420.850.607620.926.11445,4465.257.726.467.7262.4460.538.648.150.8715.640.470350.88-0.17890.8932-8.1755--1.1213.81
Time Inc
3.22bn152.00m2.49bn7.00k16.650.88887.540.77581.371.3729.2925.630.566223.967.78459,4292.68--3.23--60.88--4.73--1.114.680.3286---2.1765---56.7164------
Yelp Inc
419.64m37.82m2.80bn3.12k117.454.2647.816.680.31920.31924.708.800.6718--13.91154,7916.05--6.44--93.3393.189.01-2.1547----0.00--62.0471.02462.27--91.87--
John Wiley & Sons Inc
1.82bn176.87m3.24bn4.90k18.633.0811.181.782.972.9730.5817.930.59937.1812.28371,9275.828.687.788.6872.5870.499.719.750.842621.710.415531.392.661.4110.194.261.7215.68
Tegna Inc
6.08bn1.12bn6.94bn31.25k6.352.114.711.144.824.8226.2114.520.607957.687.53194,46011.899.7413.629.7450.9345.7719.5611.591.2610.140.551322.2116.411.75173.2824.7617.2937.97
News Corp
8.68bn242.00m8.25bn22.00k34.380.6749.510.95020.4160.41614.9321.250.5385--6.42394,4551.95--2.31------3.62--1.64--0.00---3.5654---53.1621------
Data as of Jul 08 2015. Currency figures normalised to News Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
37.00m9.65%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
27.80m7.25%
Pzena Investment Management LLC
as of 31 Mar 2015
26.73m6.97%
Harris Associates LP
as of 31 Mar 2015
20.51m5.35%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
20.11m5.24%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Mar 2015
19.83m5.17%
International Value Advisers LLC
as of 31 Mar 2015
19.08m4.98%
Templeton Global Advisors Ltd.
as of 31 Mar 2015
12.90m3.36%
Dodge & Cox
as of 31 Mar 2015
9.63m2.51%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 31 Dec 2014
9.29m2.42%
52.89%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2014 - 31 Mar 2015Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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