News Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:NWS)

$17.55 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 01/23/2018 02:45 AM ET)
Previous Close$17.55
Today's Range$17.30 - $17.55
52-Week Range$12.30 - $17.70
Volume268,600 shs
Average Volume418,279 shs
Market Capitalization$10.23 billion
P/E Ratio-15.53
Dividend Yield1.15%
Beta1.95

About News (NASDAQ:NWS)

News 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Newspaper Publishing
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNASDAQ:NWS
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-416-3400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.03%
Current Ratio1.56%
Quick Ratio1.56%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-15.5309734513274
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.14 billion
Price / Sales1.26
Cash Flow$1.13 per share
Price / Cash15.55
Book Value$19.03 per share
Price / Book0.92

Profitability

Trailing EPS($1.13)
Net Income$-738,000,000.00
Net Margins-7.96%
Return on Equity2.27%
Return on Assets1.74%

Miscellaneous

Employees26,000
Outstanding Shares582,620,000

News (NASDAQ:NWS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is News' stock symbol?

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

How often does News pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for News?

News announced a semiannual dividend on Friday, August 11th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Wednesday, October 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 12th. View News' Dividend History.

How were News' earnings last quarter?

News Corp (NASDAQ:NWS) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 9th. The company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter. News had a negative net margin of 7.96% and a positive return on equity of 2.27%. View News' Earnings History.

When will News make its next earnings announcement?

News is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for News.

Who are some of News' key competitors?

Who are News' key executives?

News' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Keith Rupert Murdoch, Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 86)
  • Lachlan Keith Murdoch, Non-Executive Co-Chairman of the Board (Age 46)
  • Robert J. Thomson, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 56)
  • Susan Lee Panuccio, Chief Financial Officer (Age 45)
  • David B. Pitofsky, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 52)
  • Peter Leslie Barnes, Non-Executive Lead Independent Director (Age 74)
  • Joel I. Klein, Non-Executive Director (Age 70)
  • James Rupert Murdoch, Non-Executive Director (Age 44)
  • Kelly A. Ayotte, Independent Director (Age 49)
  • Jose Maria Aznar, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 64)

Who owns News stock?

News' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.10%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.04%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%), KCS Wealth Advisory (0.01%), Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.00%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.00%). Company insiders that own News stock include Bedi Ajay Singh and Kevin Halpin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for News.

Who sold News stock? Who is selling News stock?

News' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for News.

Who bought News stock? Who is buying News stock?

News' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KCS Wealth Advisory, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Bank of Montreal Can, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for News.

How do I buy News stock?

Shares of News 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is News' stock price today?

One share of News stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.55.

How big of a company is News?

News has a market capitalization of $10.23 billion and generates $8.14 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-738,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.13) on an earnings per share basis. News employs 26,000 workers across the globe.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for News (NWS)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  173 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  165 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  338
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about News and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

News (NASDAQ:NWS) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 3.003.002.002.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

News (NASDAQ:NWS) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for News (NASDAQ:NWS)

News (NASDAQ:NWS) Analyst Ratings History

Show:
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/26/2017CitigroupUpgradeNeutral -> BuyLowView Rating Details
10/27/2016Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
2/8/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$19.00 -> $18.00N/AView Rating Details
2/1/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$19.00 -> $18.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 1/23/2016 forward)

Earnings

News (NASDAQ:NWS) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for News (NASDAQ:NWS)

News (NASDAQ NWS) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/8/2018N/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2017Q1 2018$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/20176/30/2017$0.06$0.11$2.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q3$0.04$0.07$1.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2017Q416$0.18$0.19$2.16 billion$2.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q316($0.01)($0.01)$1.96 billion$1.97 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q4 2016$0.12$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q3 2016$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q2 2016$0.20$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q116$0.05$0.05$2.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2015Q415$0.05$0.07$2.19 billion$2.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q3 2015$0.05$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q2 2015$0.23$0.26$2.28 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q115$0.03$0.09$2.09 billion$2.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q4 2014$0.01$0.01$2.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q3 2014$0.02$0.11$2.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q4$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/11/2013Q1 2014$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

News (NASDAQ:NWS) Earnings Estimates

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

News (NASDAQ:NWS) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:10/18/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.20
Dividend Yield:1.14%
Payout Ratio:-17.70% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for News (NASDAQ:NWS)

News (NASDAQ:NWS) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/11/2017semiannual$0.101.45%9/12/20179/13/201710/18/2017
2/10/2017semiannual$0.101.47%3/13/20173/15/20174/19/2017
8/9/2016$0.109/12/20169/14/201610/19/2016
2/11/2016semiannual$0.101.84%3/7/20163/9/20164/13/2016
8/13/2015special$0.109/14/20159/16/201510/21/2015
2/7/2013semiannual$0.090.61%3/11/20133/13/20134/17/2013
2/6/2013quarterly$0.093/13/20134/17/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

News (NASDAQ NWS) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 39.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 9.50%
Insider Trades by Quarter for News (NASDAQ:NWS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for News (NASDAQ:NWS)

News (NASDAQ NWS) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/4/2017Kevin HalpinCFOSell2,468$16.66$41,116.8810,000View SEC Filing  
11/28/2017Kevin HalpinCFOSell5,000$16.10$80,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2017Kevin HalpinCFOSell7,387$15.62$115,384.9417,468View SEC Filing  
11/10/2017Kevin HalpinCFOSell5,000$15.25$76,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2017Kevin HalpinCFOSell5,000$14.50$72,500.0029,855View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Bedi Ajay SinghCFOSell29,857$14.39$429,642.2333,667View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Kevin HalpinCFOSell28,289$17.30$489,399.70View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014James R MurdochDirectorSell613,425$15.64$9,593,967.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Natalie BancroftDirectorBuy1,500$16.86$25,290.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013James R MurdochCEOSell752,000$33.32$25,056,640.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

News (NASDAQ NWS) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Short-Term Pain Likely for Facebook Inc Stock After Recent News Feed Shake-upShort-Term Pain Likely for Facebook Inc Stock After Recent News Feed Shake-up
investorplace.com - January 22 at 1:06 PM
News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA): Time For A Financial Health CheckNews Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA): Time For A Financial Health Check
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 5:07 PM
Fake News Awards: Trump Calls Out 6 Media OutletsFake News Awards: Trump Calls Out 6 Media Outlets
investorplace.com - January 18 at 1:27 PM
News Corp to Report Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter EarningsNews Corp to Report Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 4:44 PM
Cybersecurity News: Jarvis Debut Sends BlackBerry Ltd Stock HigherCybersecurity News: Jarvis Debut Sends BlackBerry Ltd Stock Higher
investorplace.com - January 16 at 1:55 PM
Cryptocurrency News: Why Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple Are Plunging TodayCryptocurrency News: Why Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple Are Plunging Today
investorplace.com - January 16 at 1:15 PM
Pokemon News: Detective Pikachu Game Coming to U.S.Pokemon News: Detective Pikachu Game Coming to U.S.
investorplace.com - January 12 at 3:57 PM
Crypto News: Moneygram International Inc (MGI) Stock Up on Ripple DealCrypto News: Moneygram International Inc (MGI) Stock Up on Ripple Deal
investorplace.com - January 11 at 1:55 PM
Bad News May Show That Apple Inc. Has Lost Its WayBad News May Show That Apple Inc. Has Lost Its Way
investorplace.com - January 10 at 2:27 PM
ICO News: Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc Stock Soars on Blockchain CommentsICO News: Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc Stock Soars on Blockchain Comments
investorplace.com - January 10 at 1:38 PM
Domino’s Pizza, Inc. Stock Sinks on CEO Departure NewsDomino’s Pizza, Inc. Stock Sinks on CEO Departure News
investorplace.com - January 10 at 12:41 PM
Aussie banks are reportedly blocking some Bitcoin transfersAussie banks are reportedly blocking some Bitcoin transfers
au.finance.yahoo.com - January 5 at 4:24 PM
Analyzing Daily Journal (DJCO) and News (NWS)Analyzing Daily Journal (DJCO) and News (NWS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 5 at 2:04 AM
Best Diets for 2018: U.S. News Releases Annual RankingBest Diets for 2018: U.S. News Releases Annual Ranking
investorplace.com - January 4 at 2:04 PM
Daily Journal (DJCO) versus News (NWS) Head to Head ContrastDaily Journal (DJCO) versus News (NWS) Head to Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 3 at 10:14 AM
Financial Comparison: News (NWS) & News (NWSA)Financial Comparison: News (NWS) & News (NWSA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 31 at 3:28 AM
TheStreet Upgrades News (NWS) to B-TheStreet Upgrades News (NWS) to B-
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 30 at 11:58 AM
ETFs with exposure to News Corp. : December 25, 2017ETFs with exposure to News Corp. : December 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 25 at 6:15 PM
News (NWS) & News (NWSA) Critical ReviewNews (NWS) & News (NWSA) Critical Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 8:26 AM
News (NWS) Upgraded at BidaskClubNews (NWS) Upgraded at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 22 at 7:00 PM
Good News Isn’t Enough to Make AT&T Inc. Stock a BuyGood News Isn’t Enough to Make AT&T Inc. Stock a Buy
investorplace.com - December 22 at 8:01 AM
M&A News: Home Depot Inc Buys The Company StoreM&A News: Home Depot Inc Buys The Company Store
investorplace.com - December 21 at 1:56 PM
Contrasting News (NWSA) & News (NWS)Contrasting News (NWSA) & News (NWS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 20 at 11:22 PM
M&A News: Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Buys Snyder’s-Lance Inc (LNCE)M&A News: Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Buys Snyder’s-Lance Inc (LNCE)
investorplace.com - December 18 at 2:43 PM
EV News: Toyota to Launch 10 All-Electric Vehicles by 2025EV News: Toyota to Launch 10 All-Electric Vehicles by 2025
investorplace.com - December 18 at 1:36 PM
What’s the Risk of a ‘Sell the Tax Reform’ News Reaction?What’s the Risk of a ‘Sell the Tax Reform’ News Reaction?
investorplace.com - December 18 at 8:03 AM
News (NWS) Rating Lowered to Hold at BidaskClubNews (NWS) Rating Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 16 at 12:02 PM
ETFs with exposure to News Corp. : December 14, 2017ETFs with exposure to News Corp. : December 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 5:12 PM
AI News: Google Opening Artificial Intelligence Lab in ChinaAI News: Google Opening Artificial Intelligence Lab in China
investorplace.com - December 13 at 12:22 PM
It’s Still Good News for Micron Technology, Inc.It’s Still Good News for Micron Technology, Inc.
investorplace.com - December 13 at 11:34 AM
Self-Driving Cars News: Renault SYMBIOZ to Feature Level 4 Autonomous DrivingSelf-Driving Cars News: Renault SYMBIOZ to Feature Level 4 Autonomous Driving
investorplace.com - December 11 at 1:15 PM
News (NWS) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClubNews (NWS) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 1:42 PM
News Corp (NWS) CFO Sells $41,116.88 in StockNews Corp (NWS) CFO Sells $41,116.88 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 6 at 6:21 PM
Is 21st Century Fox a Sly Bet?Is 21st Century Fox a Sly Bet?
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 4:42 PM
Lee Enterprises (LEE) vs. News (NWS) Head to Head AnalysisLee Enterprises (LEE) vs. News (NWS) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 11:36 PM
Head to Head Analysis: News (NWS) and New York Times (NYT)Head to Head Analysis: News (NWS) and New York Times (NYT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 9:30 PM
News (NWSA) & News (NWS) Critical ContrastNews (NWSA) & News (NWS) Critical Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 7:28 PM
Lee Enterprises (LEE) versus News (NWS) Head to Head SurveyLee Enterprises (LEE) versus News (NWS) Head to Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 5:52 AM
Head to Head Contrast: News (NWSA) & News (NWS)Head to Head Contrast: News (NWSA) & News (NWS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 9:30 PM
Head to Head Contrast: News (NWS) and News (NWSA)Head to Head Contrast: News (NWS) and News (NWSA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 2 at 3:28 AM
Insider Selling: News Corporation (NWS) CFO Sells 5,000 Shares of StockInsider Selling: News Corporation (NWS) CFO Sells 5,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 30 at 10:36 PM
Contrasting News (NWS) and New York Times (NYT)Contrasting News (NWS) and New York Times (NYT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 28 at 5:20 PM
ETFs with exposure to News Corp. : November 28, 2017ETFs with exposure to News Corp. : November 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 28 at 4:37 PM
tronc (TRNC) vs. News (NWS) Head-To-Head Analysistronc (TRNC) vs. News (NWS) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 8:08 PM
News Corp. :NWS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : November 27, 2017News Corp. :NWS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : November 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 4:43 PM
Meredith Buys Time Inc. in a $2.8 Billion DealMeredith Buys Time Inc. in a $2.8 Billion Deal
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 4:43 PM
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investorplace.com - November 27 at 3:47 PM
M&A News: Barracuda Networks Inc Stock Skyrockets on BuyoutM&A News: Barracuda Networks Inc Stock Skyrockets on Buyout
investorplace.com - November 27 at 1:36 PM
Head to Head Comparison: tronc (TRNC) vs. News (NWS)Head to Head Comparison: tronc (TRNC) vs. News (NWS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 3:46 AM
A.H. Belo Corporation (AHC) vs. News Corporation (NWS) Head-To-Head AnalysisA.H. Belo Corporation (AHC) vs. News Corporation (NWS) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 22 at 11:34 PM

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