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News Corporation (NWS)

Class B Common Stock
Stock Price: $12.88 USD -0.47 (-3.52%)
Updated Oct 28, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 7.61B
Revenue (ttm) 9.01B
Net Income (ttm) -1.27B
Shares Out 199.63M
EPS (ttm) -2.16
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 51.28
Dividend $0.20
Dividend Yield 1.55%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Oct 28, 2020
Last Price $12.88
Previous Close $13.35
Change ($) -0.47
Change (%) -3.52%
Day's Open 13.23
Day's Range 12.86 - 13.25
Day's Volume 463,180
52-Week Range 7.88 - 15.70

More Stats

Market Cap 7.61B
Enterprise Value 8.49B
Earnings Date (est) n/a
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 15, 2020
Shares Outstanding 199.63M
Float 111.05M
EPS (basic) -2.16
EPS (diluted) -2.16
FCF / Share 0.64
Dividend $0.20
Dividend Yield 1.55%
Earnings Yield n/a
FCF Yield 4.97%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 809,932
Short Ratio 1.66
Short % of Float 0.73%
Beta 1.55
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 51.28
P/FCF Ratio 20.12
PS Ratio 0.84
PB Ratio 1.08
Revenue 9.01B
Operating Income -1.46B
Net Income -1.27B
Free Cash Flow 378.00M
Net Cash -888.00M
Net Cash / Share -1.50
Gross Margin 45.30%
Operating Margin -16.22%
Profit Margin -14.10%
FCF Margin 4.20%
ROA 1.55%
ROE -16.52%
ROIC -17.40%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (1)

Buy 0
Overweight 0
Hold 1
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Hold

Price Target

Current: $12.88
Target: 10.00
*Average 12-month price target from 1 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-10.58%11.64%10.87%-1.85%-2.72%0.45%-4.56%2.74%-4.85%-
Gross Profit4,0084,4354,1203,6103,5643,5723,4123,4713,5323,861
Operating Income-1,461397248-494248363317-1,597-2,464758
Net Income-1,269155-1,514-738179-147239506-2,075678
Shares Outstanding588585583582580583579579579-
Earnings Per Share-2.160.26-2.60-1.270.30-0.260.410.87-3.581.17
EPS Growth-------52.87%---
Dividend Per Share0.
Dividend Growth0%0%0%0%------
Operating Cash Flow7809287574948788311,0295018511,331
Capital Expenditures-402-469-22615.00-215-126-358-332-375-549
Free Cash Flow378459531509663705671169476782
Cash & Equivalents1,5171,6432,0342,0162,1471,9513,1452,3811,1332,022
Total Debt2,4051,4531,952379369---7,762-
Net Cash / Debt-88819082.001,6371,7781,9513,1452,381-6,6292,022
Book Value7,5829,1449,29110,78911,56411,94513,24312,5588,80912,429
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name News Corporation
Country United States
Employees 23,500
CEO Robert James Thomson

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol NWS
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Share Class Class B Common Stock
Sector Communication Services
Industry Broadcasting
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: NWS


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.