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Last $13.31 USD
Change Today -0.52 / -3.76%
Volume 2.6M
As of 8:10 PM 09/1/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

news corp - class b (NWS) Snapshot

Open
$13.58
Previous Close
$13.83
Day High
$13.60
Day Low
$13.21
52 Week High
09/4/14 - $17.44
52 Week Low
08/24/15 - $12.62
Market Cap
7.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.0M
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
199.6M
EX-Date
09/14/15
P/E TM
--
Dividend
$0.20
Dividend Yield
--
Current Stock Chart for NEWS CORP - CLASS B (NWS)

news corp - class b (NWS) Details

News Corporation, a media and information services company, focuses on creating and distributing content to consumers and businesses worldwide. The company distributes content and data products, such as The Wall Street Journal, Factiva, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Dow Jones Private Markets, and DJX through various media channels, including newspapers, newswires, Websites, newsletters, magazines, proprietary databases, conferences, and video, as well as applications for mobile devices, tablets, and electronic readers. It also owns and operates daily, Sunday, weekly, and bi-weekly newspapers, including The Australian, The Weekend Australian, The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Telegraph, Herald Sun, Sunday Herald Sun, The Courier Mail, The Sunday Mail, The Advertiser, The Sun, The Times, The Sunday Times, and The New York Post, as well as digital mastheads and other Websites; and provides coupon promotions, advertising programs, special offers, and other direct consumer marketing solutions to consumer packaged goods advertisers. In addition, the company publishes general fiction, nonfiction, children’s, and religious books; and offers sports programming services to live sporting events with seven television channels distributed through cable, satellite and IP, various interactive viewing applications, and broadcast rights. Further, it provides digital advertising services specializing in property; online real estate services; and professional software and services products, including Top Producer, TigerLead, and ListHub, as well as operates residential and commercial property Websites. Additionally, the company offers digital education products and services, which include Amplify Insight, Amplify Learning, and Amplify Access. News Corporation is headquartered in New York, New York.

25,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/13/15

news corp - class b (NWS) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $2.0M
Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

news corp - class b (NWS) Key Developments

News Corporation Declares First Semi-Annual Cash Dividend on Class A Common Stock and Class B Common Stock, Payable on October 21, 2015; Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended June 30, 2015; Provides Capital Expenditure Guidance for the Fiscal 2016

News Corporation declared its first semi-annual cash dividend of $0.10 per share for Class A Common Stock and Class B Common Stock. This dividend is payable on October 21, 2015 with a record date for determining dividend entitlements of September 16, 2015. The company reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported total revenue of $2,141 million compared to $2,186 million a year ago. Loss before income tax (expense) benefit was $336 million compared to income before income tax (expense) benefit of $24 million a year ago. Net loss available to the stockholders of the company was $379 million or $0.65 per basic and diluted share compared to net income available to the stockholders of the company of $12 million or $0.02 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Adjusted EPS was $0.07 compared to $0.01 in the prior year. Total segment EBITDA was $191 million compared to $127 million a year ago. For the full year, the company reported total revenue of $8,633 million compared to $8,574 million a year ago. Income before income tax (expense) benefit was $56 million compared to loss before income tax (expense) benefit of $397 million a year ago. Net loss available to the stockholders of the company was $149 million or $0.26 per basic and diluted share compared to net income available to the stockholders of the company of $237 million or $0.41 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $831 million compared to $854 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $378 million compared to $379 million a year ago. Adjusted EPS was $0.47 compared to $0.46 in the prior year. Total segment EBITDA was $852 million compared to $770 million a year ago. For the full year of fiscal 2016, the company expects CapEx to be at a reduced level.

News Corp. Review Strategic Options For Amplify

News Corporation (NasdaqGS:NWSA) is reviewing strategic options for Amplify Education, Inc., its flagship digital education brand. Chief Executive Robert Thomson said that the company was in the final phase of talks with a potential acquirer for the business.

News Corporation to Report Q4, 2015 Results on Aug 12, 2015

News Corporation announced that they will report Q4, 2015 results at 6:00 PM, US Eastern Standard Time on Aug 12, 2015

 

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Price/Sales 0.9x
Price/Book 0.7x
Price/Cash Flow 13.7x
TEV/Sales 0.4x
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