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Consensus recommendation

As of Apr 21, 2017, the consensus forecast amongst 14 polled investment analysts covering News Corp advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts improved on Aug 10, 2014. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to hold their position in News Corp.
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Outperform5
Hold5
Underperform2
Sell0

Share price forecast

The 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for News Corp have a median target of 14.25, with a high estimate of 17.50 and a low estimate of 12.75. The median estimate represents a 9.26% increase from the last price of 13.04.
High34.2%17.50
Med9.3%14.25
Low-2.2%12.75

Dividends

In 2016, News Corp reported a dividend of 0.20 USD. The 8 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.21 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 6.00%.
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Earnings history & estimates

On Feb 09, 2017, News Corp reported 2nd quarter 2017 earnings of 0.19 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 7 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's 2nd quarter results by 5.00%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on May 09, 2017.
Average growth rate+35.00%
News Corp reported annual 2016 earnings of 0.40 per share on Aug 08, 2016.
Average growth rate+31.09%
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Revenue history & estimates

News Corporation had 2nd quarter 2017 revenues of 2.12bn. This missed the 2.12bn consensus estimate of the 8 analysts following the company. This was 2.08% below the prior year's 2nd quarter results.
Average growth rate+0.30%
News Corporation had revenues for the full year 2016 of 8.29bn. This was 3.95% below the prior year's results.
Average growth rate-1.02%
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