News Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:NWS)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating(s), 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $18.00 (38.14% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/9/2016Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/8/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$19.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/1/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$19.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/9/2015Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/18/2014Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$23.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/20/2014MacquarieUpgradeNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/15/2014Morningstar Inc.UpgradeView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
11/5/2015Q116$0.05$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/12/2015Q415$0.05$0.07$2.19 billion$2.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2015$0.23$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014Q115$0.03$0.09$2.09 billion$2.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2014$0.01$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2014$0.02$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2014Q4$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWS)
No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWS)
Annual Dividend:$0.20
Dividend Yield:1.53%
Payout Ratio:-40.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
14.39% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
12.42% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
2/11/2016semiannual$0.101.84%3/7/20163/9/20164/13/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/13/2015special$0.109/14/20159/16/201510/21/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2013semiannual$0.090.61%3/11/20133/13/20134/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2013quarterly$0.093/13/20134/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
2/27/2015Kevin HalpinCFOSell28,289$17.30$489,399.70View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/8/2014James R MurdochDirectorSell613,425$15.64$9,593,967.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2014Natalie BancroftDirectorBuy1,500$16.86$25,290.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2013James R MurdochCEOSell752,000$33.32$25,056,640.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWS)
DateHeadline
07/23/16 09:28 AMConway experiences fourth power outage this week
07/21/16 04:26 PMRupert Murdoch himself is stepping in to run Fox News after the ouster of Roger Ailes - [Quartz] - Following sexual harassment allegations from reportedly more than 20 women, and a flurry of media speculation, embattled network chief Roger Ailes has finally officially resigned from his role as chairman and CEO of Fox News. With Ailes gone, Rupert Murdoch, the executive chairman of parent company 21st Century Fox, is stepping in to run the…
07/20/16 06:21 PMLightning leaves 1,000 without power during heat advisory
07/19/16 05:41 PMIs the Murdoch family willing to give up control of News to unlock $4.7bn?
07/16/16 05:05 PMStorm front passes through South Arkansas, power out to thousands
07/13/16 05:56 PMNew Survey to Examine State of Technology in Global Newsrooms
07/12/16 09:53 AMNews Corp share price movements
07/12/16 07:36 AMNews Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NWS-US : July 12, 2016 -
07/08/16 05:38 PMStorm causes power outages, damage in Evansville area
07/06/16 05:48 PMNews Corp's leap of faith
07/01/16 05:35 PMOutdoor companies triumph on the ASX as press and broadcasters see their growth stagnate
06/30/16 10:27 AMNews Corp CEO says drop in pound "auspicious" for $295 mln Wireless deal - LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) - The boss of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp said the timing of the U.S. group's offer for talkSPORT-owner Wireless after the post-Brexit drop in the pound was "auspicious",...
06/30/16 09:00 AMUPDATE 1-News Corp offers to buy owner of UK's talkSPORT radio network - June 30 (Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch-controlled News Corp , the owner of the Wall Street Journal and the Sun newspapers, agreed to buy UK broadcaster Wireless Group for 220.3 million pound ($296...
06/30/16 09:00 AMNews Corp. buys Wireless Group for $296M -
06/30/16 08:27 AMNews 13 helps community prepare with discounted weather alert radios
06/28/16 05:31 PMTorrid Tuesday: 108 degrees today could tie record for Sacramento
06/28/16 10:26 AMRupert Murdoch calls Brexit 'wonderful'
06/27/16 09:46 AMThe Latest: More flooding possible Monday in West Virginia
06/25/16 09:18 AMHow Is News Corp Expected To Perform In 2016?
06/23/16 06:06 PM4 Effects of Adblock in Mobile
06/23/16 06:06 PMBritain's biggest selling newspapers back Brexit
06/20/16 05:24 PMMARKET SNAPSHOT: 'Brexit' Could Be Yet Another Blow To U.S. Earnings
06/18/16 09:46 AM'Brexit' could be yet another blow to U.S. earnings
06/18/16 09:46 AMMARKET SNAPSHOT: ''Brexit'' Could Be Yet Another Blow To U.S. Earnings
06/17/16 08:19 AMNew utility poles spark debate with firm, city
06/17/16 08:19 AMOG&E helping local residents keep their cool
06/16/16 05:43 PMHundreds without power in Lascassas, Leanna
06/15/16 05:33 PMTRAFFIC: Several Downtown streets closed for Penguins Stanley Cup parade
06/10/16 08:32 AMGloucester board OKs two housing developments
06/10/16 08:32 AMeXp World Holdings, Inc. EXPI
06/10/16 08:32 AMHow Much Of News Corp’s Value Comes From Digital Real Estate?
06/09/16 12:04 PMNEWS CORP Financials -
06/08/16 02:03 PMZillow Shares Rise 7% After $130 Million Lawsuit Settlement (Z, NWS) -
06/08/16 07:20 AMZillow Group, Inc.'s Legal Troubles Can't Hold It Back Anymore -
06/07/16 05:49 PMThe Latest: Redstone's mental competency at center of battle
06/07/16 05:49 PMUnruly Partners with AppNexus to Bring Together Buyers and Sellers of Viewable Outstream Video Inventory at Scale
06/07/16 12:10 AMZillow Settles Trade-Secrets Suit -
06/06/16 05:16 PMZillow paying $130M to settle News Corp./NAR litigation; shares rise -
06/06/16 04:19 PMNEWS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events -
06/05/16 06:00 AMZillow, Realtor, Redfin: Which Is the Best Real Estate Website? (Z, NWS) -
06/04/16 05:35 PMCTS Corporation in Elkhart shutting down Elkhart operations, 230 employees affected
06/04/16 08:28 AMElkhart reacts to news of CTS Corporation moving plant out of the country
06/03/16 08:26 AM3-D-printed weather stations fill gaps in developing world - They were created by weather experts at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and its managing entity, the University Corporation for Atmospheric ... Disaster Assistance and the U.S. National Weather Service. "The bottom line is that 3D ...
06/03/16 08:26 AMBaldwin hurricane briefing has shelter information - FOX10 News wants to alert you to new developments on hurricane ... County Thursday morning to review plans and discuss new developments. For one, the National Weather Service has developed potential storm surge maps, which, according to National Weather ...
06/03/16 08:26 AMMore storms possible this afternoon - The National Weather Service said the line of storms should arrive by mid ... More than 1,150 Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. customers were without power in Walworth and Macedon, Wayne County and neighboring portions of Penfield and Perinton lat ...
06/03/16 08:26 AMReader feedback June 3: Clinton corporation, crosswords - The New York Times reported that the Bill, Hillary and Chelsea (Clinton) charity had diverted $2 million to a for-profit corporation owned ... issue didn't seem to get "legs" beyond the initial news cycle, and a follow-up didn't make it into our report.
06/03/16 05:20 AMUber deal signals more aggressive Saudi investment drive -
06/02/16 07:41 AMJudge rules Move-Trulia merger was ‘speculative’ as suit against Zillow moves ahead -
06/01/16 01:31 PMThe auto industry will change more in next five years than prior 50, says GM’s president -
06/01/16 08:00 AMRealtor.com® Launches New "Own Home" National Advertising Campaign Starring Actress Elizabeth Banks - [PR Newswire] - SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Realtor.com ® , a leading online real estate destination operated by News Corp ; subsidiary Move, Inc., today launched ...

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About News Corp.

News Corp. logoNews 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: NWS
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.03
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.11
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $12.42
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $7.56B
  • Beta: 1.84
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.39 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.61 EPS
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