News CorpNWSA:NSQ

17.87
0.19 / 1.05%
3.14m
15.22%
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About the company

8.65bn-899.00m201224.00k
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

Acquired company
Deal status
DateNWSA:NSQ since
announced
Transaction
value
Harlequin Enterprises LtdAnnounced02 May 2014+3.29%414.81m
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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)
Revenue per
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)
The New York Times Company
1.59bn53.54m2.10bn3.53k42.222.4915.251.320.33210.383710.075.620.6151--9.47449,6922.082.602.522.6048.2859.053.383.52--2.790.44683.74-1.1352-11.709-65.1007---36.7217-44.3584
Time Inc
3.36bn135.00m2.70bn7.90k19.980.67779.880.80251.221.2230.4836.09------425,570--------60.02--4.02--0.696145.330.0095---2.3865---23.5741------
John Wiley & Sons Inc
1.78bn160.51m3.55bn5.10k22.253.0013.482.002.702.7029.9020.020.60346.4411.40348,0775.468.927.158.9271.4569.699.049.510.978922.820.371928.380.81881.9611.294.591.2013.97
Yelp Inc
263.26m-7.90m4.97bn2.15k--9.921,049.518.87-0.1161-0.11613.906.990.7305--15.62132,693-2.1932---2.3532--93.0593.05-3.0023-10.9453---152.98280.00--69.3680.5647.41------
Tribune Media Co
3.05bn193.51m7.25bn19.60k40.831.6115.262.382.052.0532.4051.800.308889.295.92--2.27--2.41--49.67--7.35--2.49--0.4326---7.6786---49.6667------
Gannett Co., Inc.
5.48bn438.12m7.63bn31.60k17.87--10.701.391.881.8823.56--------173,576--8.08--8.0845.6944.089.088.99--20.01--22.87-3.5836-4.9125-8.3907---7.7211-12.9449
News Corp
8.65bn-899.00m10.34bn24.00k--0.8023--1.20-1.5139-1.513914.8422.540.5162--6.05360,208-5.0631---6.0029-------9.8091--2.00--0.00--2.74--124.39------
McGraw Hill Financial Inc
4.93bn906.00m22.32bn17.00k25.1316.3819.844.533.263.2317.715.010.8029--4.96290,00016.3321.1435.6721.1456.7764.8920.3415.83--24.760.264964.159.55-5.164520.120.311-21.21454.94
Data as of Jul 29 2014. Currency figures normalised to News Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2014
32.17m8.48%
Pzena Investment Management LLC
as of 31 Mar 2014
21.62m5.70%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2014
18.40m4.85%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Mar 2014
17.35m4.57%
Southeastern Asset Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2014
17.27m4.55%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2014
12.13m3.20%
Templeton Global Advisors Ltd.
as of 31 Mar 2014
11.05m2.91%
Dodge & Cox, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2014
11.02m2.90%
Robeco Investment Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2014
7.33m1.93%
Advisory Research, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2014
6.36m1.68%
40.78%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Mar 2014 - 31 Mar 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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