About News (NASDAQ:NWS)
News 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
Industry Newspaper Publishing
Trailing P/E Ratio-15.5309734513274
Forward P/E RatioN/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
Return on Equity2.27%
Return on Assets1.74%
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. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 13th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Wednesday, October 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 12th. View News' Dividend History.
How were News' earnings last quarter?
News Corp (NASDAQ:NWS) announced its earnings results on Thursday, November, 9th. The company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter. News had a positive return on equity of 2.27% and a negative net margin of 7.96%. View News' Earnings History.
When will News make its next earnings announcement?
Who are some of News' key competitors?
Some companies that are related to News include Mohawk Industries (MHK), Sharp (SHCAY), New Oriental Education & Tech Grp (EDU), Liberty Broadband (LBRDA), Wynn Macau (WYNMF), Carnival (CUK), TUI (TUIFY), Anta Sports Produc (ANPDF), Whirlpool (WHR), Grupo Televisa SAB (TV), Discovery Communications (DISCB), Paddy Power Bet (PDYPY), News (NWSA), Ubisoft Entertain (UBSFY), ITV (ITVPY), Hyatt Hotels (H), Discovery Communications (DISCK) and Liberty Global plc - Class A (LBTYA).
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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include KCS Wealth Advisory (0.01%). Company insiders that own News stock include Bedi Ajay Singh and Kevin Halpin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for News.
Who bought News stock? Who is buying News stock?
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]
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News (NASDAQ:NWS) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
News (NASDAQ NWS) Earnings History by Quarter
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|2/8/2018|| || || || || || || || |
|2/9/2017||Q416||$0.18||$0.19||$2.16 billion||$2.12 billion||View||Listen|
|11/7/2016||Q316||($0.01)||($0.01)||$1.96 billion||$1.97 billion||View||Listen|
|8/12/2015||Q415||$0.05||$0.07||$2.19 billion||$2.14 billion||View||Listen|
|2/5/2015||Q2 2015||$0.23||$0.26||$2.28 billion||View||N/A|
|11/5/2014||Q115||$0.03||$0.09||$2.09 billion||$2.15 billion||View||N/A|
|8/7/2014||Q4 2014||$0.01||$0.01||$2.19 billion||View||N/A|
|5/8/2014||Q3 2014||$0.02||$0.11||$2.08 billion||View||N/A|
News (NASDAQ:NWS) Earnings Estimates
No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
News (NASDAQ:NWS) Dividend Information
|Most Recent Dividend:||10/18/2017|
|Payout Ratio:||-17.70% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
News (NASDAQ:NWS) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
News (NASDAQ NWS) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Insider Ownership Percentage: 39.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 9.49%
News (NASDAQ NWS) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|12/4/2017||Kevin Halpin||CFO||Sell||2,468||$16.66||$41,116.88||10,000|| |
|11/28/2017||Kevin Halpin||CFO||Sell||5,000||$16.10||$80,500.00|| |
|11/16/2017||Kevin Halpin||CFO||Sell||7,387||$15.62||$115,384.94||17,468|| |
|11/10/2017||Kevin Halpin||CFO||Sell||5,000||$15.25||$76,250.00|| |
|11/7/2017||Kevin Halpin||CFO||Sell||5,000||$14.50||$72,500.00||29,855|| |
|10/3/2016||Bedi Ajay Singh||CFO||Sell||29,857||$14.39||$429,642.23||33,667|| |
|2/27/2015||Kevin Halpin||CFO||Sell||28,289||$17.30||$489,399.70|| |
|12/8/2014||James R Murdoch||Director||Sell||613,425||$15.64||$9,593,967.00|| |
|8/14/2014||Natalie Bancroft||Director||Buy||1,500||$16.86||$25,290.00|| |
|5/13/2013||James R Murdoch||CEO||Sell||752,000||$33.32||$25,056,640.00|| |
News (NASDAQ NWS) News Headlines
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|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 Ranking|
investorplace.com - January 4 at 2:04 PM
|Daily Journal (DJCO) versus News (NWS) Head to Head Contrast|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 3 at 10:14 AM
|Financial Comparison: News (NWS) & News (NWSA)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 31 at 3:28 AM
|TheStreet Upgrades News (NWS) to B-|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 30 at 11:58 AM
|ETFs with exposure to News Corp. : December 25, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - December 25 at 6:15 PM
|News (NWS) & News (NWSA) Critical Review|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 8:26 AM
|News (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 Buy|
investorplace.com - December 22 at 8:01 AM
|M&A News: Home Depot Inc Buys The Company Store|
investorplace.com - December 21 at 1:56 PM
|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)|
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investorplace.com - December 18 at 1:36 PM
|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 BidaskClub|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 16 at 12:02 PM
|ETFs 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 China|
investorplace.com - December 13 at 12:22 PM
|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 Driving|
investorplace.com - December 11 at 1:15 PM
|News (NWS) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 1:42 PM
|News 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?|
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 4:42 PM
|Lee 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)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 9:30 PM
|News (NWSA) & News (NWS) Critical Contrast|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 7:28 PM
|Lee 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)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 9:30 PM
|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 Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 30 at 10:36 PM
|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, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - November 28 at 4:37 PM
|tronc (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, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 4:43 PM
|Meredith Buys Time Inc. in a $2.8 Billion Deal|
finance.yahoo.com - November 27 at 4:43 PM
|AI News: Facebook Rolls Out Suicide Prevention Tool|
investorplace.com - November 27 at 3:47 PM
|M&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)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 3:46 AM
|A.H. Belo Corporation (AHC) vs. News Corporation (NWS) Head-To-Head Analysis|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 22 at 11:34 PM
|News Corporation (NWS) CFO Kevin Halpin Sells 7,387 Shares|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 4:44 PM
|New York Times Company (The) (NYT) vs. News Corporation (NWS) Critical Review|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 15 at 9:48 AM
|Comparing News Corporation (NWS) & A.H. Belo Corporation (AHC)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 15 at 1:24 AM
|Kevin Halpin Sells 5,000 Shares of News Corporation (NWS) Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 8:54 PM
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News (NASDAQ:NWS) Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statement
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