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News Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.02 (+0.14 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $13.99
50-Day Range
MA: $14.95
52-Week Range
Now: $13.99
Volume366,221 shs
Average Volume717,549 shs
Market Capitalization$8.23 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.43%
News Corporation, a media and information services company, creates and distributes content for consumers and businesses worldwide. It operates in five segments: News and Information Services, Book Publishing, Digital Real Estate Services, Subscription Video Services, and Other. The company distributes content and data products, including The Wall Street Journal, Factiva, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, Barron's, MarketWatch, and DJX through various media channels, such as newspapers, newswires, Websites, mobile device applications, tablets and e-book readers, newsletters, magazines, proprietary databases, live journalism, video, and podcasts. It also owns and operates daily, Sunday, weekly, and bi-weekly newspapers comprising The Australian, The Weekend Australian, The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Telegraph, Herald Sun, Sunday Herald Sun, The Courier Mail, The Sunday Mail, The Advertiser, The Times, The Sunday Times, The Sun, The Sun on Sunday, and New York Post, as well as digital mastheads and other Websites. In addition, the company offers home-delivered shopper media that include free-standing inserts and direct mail products; in-store marketing products and services primarily to consumer packaged goods manufacturers; in-store merchandising services; and digital marketing solutions. Further, it publishes general fiction, nonfiction, children's, and religious books; and provides sports programming content to approximately 200 channels distributed through cable, satellite, and Internet protocol, as well as broadcast rights to live sporting events. Additionally, the company offers property and property-related services on its Websites and mobile applications, as well as residential and commercial property Websites; online real estate services; and professional software and services products, which comprise Top Producer, FiveStreet, and ListHub. News Corporation is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.77 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Newspapers
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NWS



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.01 billion
Cash Flow$1.21 per share
Book Value$14.25 per share


Net Income$-1,269,000,000.00


Market Cap$8.23 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Estimated)
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News (NASDAQ:NWS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has News' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

News' stock was trading at $10.35 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NWS shares have increased by 35.2% and is now trading at $13.99.
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When is News' next earnings date?

News is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 5th 2020.
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How were News' earnings last quarter?

News Corp (NASDAQ:NWS) issued its earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The company reported ($0.03) EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.06. The company earned $1.92 billion during the quarter. News had a negative net margin of 14.09% and a positive return on equity of 1.40%.
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How often does News pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for News?

News declared a semi-annual dividend on Wednesday, August 19th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Wednesday, October 14th. This represents a yield of 1.3%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 15th.
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Are investors shorting News?

News saw a drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 840,900 shares, a drop of 28.1% from the August 15th total of 1,170,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 453,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.9 days. Approximately 0.8% of the company's shares are sold short.
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Who are some of News' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of News own?

Who are News' key executives?

News' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Keith Rupert Murdoch AC, Exec. Chairman (Age 88)
  • Mr. Robert J. Thomson, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Ms. Susan Lee Panuccio BBUS (Dist), B.Bus (Hons), ICCA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. David B. Pitofsky, Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Kevin P. Halpin, Principal Accounting Officer

What is News' stock symbol?

News trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NWS."

Who are News' major shareholders?

News' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Independent Franchise Partners LLP (2.02%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.72%), State of Wisconsin Investment Board (0.21%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.14%), Yacktman Asset Management LP (0.12%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.06%). Company insiders that own News stock include David B Pitofsky and Kevin Halpin.
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Which major investors are selling News stock?

NWS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Yacktman Asset Management LP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Toronto Dominion Bank, Barclays PLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Gabelli Funds LLC, AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC, and Bank of America Corp DE.
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Which major investors are buying News stock?

NWS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Independent Franchise Partners LLP, Metropolis Capital Ltd, Strs Ohio, Jane Street Group LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., and Mackay Shields LLC.
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How do I buy shares of News?

Shares of NWS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is News' stock price today?

One share of NWS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.99.

How big of a company is News?

News has a market capitalization of $8.23 billion and generates $9.01 billion in revenue each year. News employs 28,000 workers across the globe.

What is News' official website?

The official website for News is www.newscorp.com.

How can I contact News?

News' mailing address is 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK NY, 10036. The company can be reached via phone at 212-416-3400 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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