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NASDAQ:NWSA - News Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.20 (-1.45 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $13.59
50-Day Range
MA: $13.22
52-Week Range
Now: $13.59
Volume2.25 million shs
Average Volume2.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.99 billion
P/E Ratio29.54
Dividend Yield1.45%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Newspapers
Sub-IndustryMovies & Entertainment
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NWSA



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.07 billion
Cash Flow$1.56 per share
Book Value$17.62 per share


Net Income$155 million


Market Cap$7.99 billion
Next Earnings Date2/6/2020 (Estimated)

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News (NASDAQ:NWSA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is News' stock symbol?

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

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

News declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Thursday, August 8th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 11th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Wednesday, October 16th. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 10th. View News' Dividend History.

How were News' earnings last quarter?

News Corp (NASDAQ:NWSA) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.04. The company had revenue of $2.34 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.39 billion. News had a negative net margin of 1.75% and a positive return on equity of 1.94%. News's revenue for the quarter was down 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.17 EPS. View News' Earnings History.

When is News' next earnings date?

News is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 6th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for News.

What price target have analysts set for NWSA?

4 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for News' stock. Their forecasts range from $15.30 to $15.30. On average, they anticipate News' share price to reach $15.30 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for News.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for News?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for News in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for News.

Has News been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about NWSA stock have been trending neutral on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. News earned a daily sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for News.

Who are some of News' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of News own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other News investors own include CHIMERA INVT CO/SH NEW (CIM), Marathon Oil (MRO), General Electric (GE), Ford Motor (F), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Mattel (MAT), Kinder Morgan (KMI) and eBay (EBAY).

Who are News' key executives?

News' management team includes the folowing 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

Who are News' major shareholders?

News' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (3.02%), Yacktman Asset Management LP (1.90%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.25%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.23%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.18%) and Barclays PLC (0.17%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for News.

Which major investors are selling News stock?

NWSA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Barclays PLC, Dupont Capital Management Corp, Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC, Nomura Holdings Inc., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, Voya Investment Management LLC and Systematic Financial Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for News.

Which major investors are buying News stock?

NWSA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Yacktman Asset Management LP, Mackay Shields LLC, Man Group plc, California Public Employees Retirement System, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, W.E. Donoghue & Co. LLC and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. View Insider Buying and Selling for News.

How do I buy shares of News?

Shares of NWSA 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 NWSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.59.

How big of a company is News?

News has a market capitalization of $7.99 billion and generates $10.07 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $155 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.46 on an earnings per share basis. News employs 28,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About News.

What is News' official website?

The official website for News is http://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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for News (NASDAQ NWSA)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  582 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  394 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  976
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about News and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NWSA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NWSA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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