NASDAQ:NWSA

News Stock Forecast, Price & News

$25.13
-0.37 (-1.45 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$24.94
$25.43
50-Day Range
$25.13
$27.64
52-Week Range
$11.24
$27.97
Volume3.72 million shs
Average Volume3.59 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.85 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.78%
Beta1.57
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About News

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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1.78 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

97th out of 596 stocks

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2nd out of 14 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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News (NASDAQ:NWSA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is News a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for News in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" News stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than News?

Wall Street analysts have given News a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but News wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies 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, August 5th 2021.
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How were News' earnings last quarter?

News Co. (NASDAQ:NWSA) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.01 by $0.08. The business had revenue of $2.34 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.20 billion. News had a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 3.26% and a negative net margin of 0.60%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.03 earnings per share.
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How has News' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

News' stock was trading at $10.09 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NWSA stock has increased by 149.1% and is now trading at $25.13.
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How often does News pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for News?

News declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Thursday, February 4th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 17th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Wednesday, April 14th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.9%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 16th.
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Is News a good dividend stock?

News pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.78%. News does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of News is 90.91%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, News will have a dividend payout ratio of 35.09% next year. This indicates that News will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for NWSA?

4 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for News' stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect News' share price to reach $28.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are News' key executives?

News' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Keith Rupert Murdoch AC, Exec. Chairman (Age 90, Pay $1M)
  • Mr. Robert J. Thomson, CEO & Director (Age 60, Pay $4.67M)
  • Ms. Susan Lee Panuccio BBUS (Dist), B.Bus (Hons), ICCA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49, Pay $2.8M)
  • Mr. David B. Pitofsky, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 56, Pay $1.97M)
  • Mr. Kevin P. Halpin, Principal Accounting Officer
  • Mr. David L. Kline, CTO & Exec. VP (Age 63)
  • 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 64)

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 Investment (CIM), Marathon Oil (MRO), Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE), Bank of America (BAC), Ford Motor (F), International Business Machines (IBM), Schlumberger (SLB), Citigroup (C) and The Walt Disney (DIS).

What is News' stock symbol?

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

Who are News' major shareholders?

News' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (8.60%), BlackRock Inc. (4.68%), Yacktman Asset Management LP (2.76%), Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. (1.61%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.29%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.99%).
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Which major investors are selling News stock?

NWSA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Contour Asset Management LLC, Yacktman Asset Management LP, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, 59 North Capital Management LP, and Burgundy Asset Management Ltd..
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Which major investors are buying News stock?

NWSA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Scopus Asset Management L.P., Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Sachem Head Capital Management LP, Ameriprise Financial Inc., and Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is News' stock price today?

One share of NWSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.13.

How much money does News make?

News has a market capitalization of $14.85 billion and generates $9.01 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-1,269,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.22 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does News have?

News employs 23,500 workers across the globe.

When was News founded?

News was founded in 1979.

What is News' official website?

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

Where are News' headquarters?

News is headquartered at 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK NY, 10036.

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 6/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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