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NASDAQ:NWS

News Stock Forecast, Price & News

$18.25
+0.44 (+2.47 %)
(As of 12/1/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$17.96
Now: $18.25
$18.34
50-Day Range
$12.88
MA: $15.41
$18.18
52-Week Range
$7.88
Now: $18.25
$18.34
Volume605,068 shs
Average Volume667,187 shs
Market Capitalization$10.78 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.12%
Beta1.52
News Corporation, a media and information services company, creates and distributes content for consumers and businesses worldwide. It operates in six segments: Digital Real Estate Services, Subscription Video Services, Dow Jones, Book Publishing, News Media, and Other. The company distributes content and data products, including The Wall Street Journal, Factiva, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, Barron's, and MarketWatch through various media channels, such as newspapers, newswires, websites, applications for mobile devices, tablets and e-book readers, newsletters, magazines, proprietary databases, live journalism, videos, 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, Sunday Mail, The Sun, The Sun on Sunday, The Times, The Sunday Times, and New York Post, as well as digital mastheads and other websites. In addition, the company publishes general fiction, nonfiction, children's, and religious books; provides video sports, entertainment, and news services to pay-TV subscribers and other commercial licensees primarily through cable, satellite, and Internet distribution; and broadcasts rights to live sporting events. Further, it offers property and property-related services on its Websites and mobile applications; online real estate services; and professional software and service products, which comprise Top Producer 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: 0.8Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.61 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Newspapers
Sub-IndustryN/A
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NWS
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-416-3400
Employees23,500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.01 billion
Cash Flow$1.79 per share
Book Value$14.25 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-1,269,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$10.78 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$18.25
+0.44 (+2.47 %)
(As of 12/1/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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News (NASDAQ:NWS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has News' stock price 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 76.3% and is now trading at $18.25.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than News?

Wall Street analysts have given News a "N/A" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but News wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is News' next earnings date?

News is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 4th 2021.
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How were News' earnings last quarter?

News Co. (NASDAQ:NWS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 5th. The company reported $0.08 earnings per share for 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. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 16th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Wednesday, October 14th. This represents a yield of 1.3%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 15th.
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Are investors shorting News?

News saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,150,000 shares, an increase of 42.0% from the October 31st total of 810,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 511,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 1.0% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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 89, Pay $1M)
  • Mr. Robert J. Thomson, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $4.67M)
  • Ms. Susan Lee Panuccio BBUS (Dist), B.Bus (Hons), ICCA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 48, Pay $2.8M)
  • Mr. David B. Pitofsky, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 55, Pay $1.97M)
  • Mr. Kevin P. Halpin, Principal Accounting Officer
  • Mr. David L. Kline, CTO & Exec. VP (Age 62)
  • Mr. Michael Florin, Sr. VP & Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Jim Kennedy, Chief Communications Officer
  • Ms. Dana Ritzcovan, Chief HR Officer
  • Ms. Antoinette Cook Bush, Global Head of Gov. Affairs & Exec. VP (Age 63)

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (1.14%), State Street Corp (0.78%), Truist Financial Corp (0.22%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.14%), Yacktman Asset Management LP (0.12%) and Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.09%). Company insiders that own News stock include David B Pitofsky, Kevin Halpin and Robert J Thomson.
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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 State Street Corp, Sei Investments Co., Yacktman Asset Management LP, Gabelli Funds LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Principal Financial Group Inc., and Pinnacle Associates Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold News company stock in the last year include David B Pitofsky, and Robert J Thomson.
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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 Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Morgan Stanley, Boothbay Fund Management LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Metropolis Capital Ltd, Mint Tower Capital Management B.V., BlackRock Inc., and Wells Fargo & Company MN.
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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 $18.25.

How big of a company is News?

News has a market capitalization of $10.78 billion and generates $9.01 billion in revenue each year. News employs 23,500 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 12/2/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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