News CorpNWSA:NSQ

16.00
0.35 / 2.14%
2.99m
0.57%
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Real-time price in USDToday's changeShares traded1 year changeBeta
As of Oct 01 2014 17:15 BST.

About the company

8.57bn237.00m201222.00k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryMediaLocation
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
Harlequin Enterprises LtdDeal completed02 May 2014+7.51%414.81m
As of Oct 01 2014 17:15 BST.

Peer analysis

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John Wiley & Sons Inc
1.80bn158.22m3.34bn5.10k21.172.7612.681.852.652.6530.1920.350.62956.579.30353,3515.538.926.878.9271.6469.698.789.510.90419.020.394728.380.81881.9611.294.591.2013.97
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News Corp
8.57bn237.00m9.42bn22.00k39.990.714910.831.100.40890.408914.7922.910.5337--5.77389,7271.83--2.14------3.43--2.19--0.00---3.5654---53.1621------
McGraw Hill Financial Inc
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Data as of Oct 01 2014. Currency figures normalised to News Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
32.91m8.67%
Pzena Investment Management LLC
as of 30 Jun 2014
23.62m6.23%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 30 Jun 2014
18.97m5.00%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
18.62m4.91%
Southeastern Asset Management, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
16.21m4.27%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
13.89m3.66%
Templeton Global Advisors Ltd.
as of 30 Jun 2014
11.38m3.00%
Dodge & Cox, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
10.31m2.72%
Robeco Investment Management, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
8.44m2.22%
Advisory Research, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
6.34m1.67%
42.35%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 30 Jun 2014 - 30 Jun 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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