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Fundamental Company Figures

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Market Cap $1.10 billion
P/E Ratio 54.05
Dividend Yield 1.03%
Shares Outstanding 590.59 million
Earnings per share -1.710
Dividend per share 0.19
Year To Date Return 20.77%
Earnings Yield 1.85%
Franking N/A

News Corporation (ASX: NWS) Latest News

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About News Corp (ASX: NWS)

News Corporation (ASX:NWS) is a diversified newspaper, digital media and publishing company with operations spanning Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Owned and operated by media tycoon Rupert Murdoch and his son, Lachlan Murdoch, News Corp is dual listed on both the ASX and the NASDAQ.

News Corp is one of Australia’s largest media organisations and employees over 8,000 people across the country. The company’s businesses encompass newspapers, magazines, and a wide variety of digital media platforms. Some of the company’s best-known brands include newspapers The Australian, The Herald Sun, The Daily Telegraph and The Courier Mail. Its magazine titles include Vogue, Vogue Living and GQ Australia.

News Corp is a majority shareholder in the merged Foxtel and Fox Sports organisations and also owns Sky News. Furthermore, REA Group Limited (ASX: REA), which operates Australia’s most successful real estate listing platform realestate.com.au is a subsidiary of the company. News Corp also has investments in a variety of digital media businesses.

Headquartered in Sydney, News Corp Australia is a subsidiary of its parent company in the United States. The News Corp share price listed on the ASX in 2013.

Share Price History

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
04 Dec 2020 $24.80 $0.18 0.73% 153,276 $24.72 $24.91 $24.70
03 Dec 2020 $24.62 $0.15 0.61% 114,479 $24.79 $24.89 $24.57
02 Dec 2020 $24.47 $-0.13 -0.53% 86,225 $24.60 $24.75 $24.34
01 Dec 2020 $24.60 $0.52 2.16% 127,923 $24.13 $24.65 $24.10
30 Nov 2020 $24.08 $-0.48 -1.95% 208,020 $24.43 $24.48 $24.08
27 Nov 2020 $24.56 $-0.20 -0.81% 104,286 $24.84 $24.84 $24.34
26 Nov 2020 $24.76 $-0.15 -0.60% 201,854 $24.80 $25.27 $24.51
25 Nov 2020 $24.91 $0.39 1.59% 110,250 $24.34 $25.02 $24.34
24 Nov 2020 $24.52 $0.52 2.17% 208,596 $24.46 $24.64 $24.32
23 Nov 2020 $24.00 $0.10 0.42% 68,003 $23.82 $24.17 $23.81
20 Nov 2020 $23.90 $-0.05 -0.21% 146,194 $23.95 $24.13 $23.88
19 Nov 2020 $23.95 $-0.40 -1.64% 283,018 $24.40 $24.40 $23.83
18 Nov 2020 $24.35 $0.61 2.57% 216,134 $24.32 $24.65 $24.20
17 Nov 2020 $23.74 $0.16 0.68% 238,436 $23.80 $24.07 $23.73
16 Nov 2020 $23.58 $0.88 3.88% 14,399 $23.41 $23.67 $23.40
13 Nov 2020 $22.70 $-0.77 -3.28% 124,405 $23.39 $23.39 $22.62
12 Nov 2020 $23.47 $1.02 4.54% 385,469 $23.51 $23.83 $23.24
11 Nov 2020 $22.45 $0.19 0.85% 283,067 $22.52 $22.63 $22.42
10 Nov 2020 $22.26 $0.48 2.20% 642,935 $22.18 $22.74 $21.40
09 Nov 2020 $21.78 $0.15 0.69% 642,461 $21.35 $22.13 $21.08
06 Nov 2020 $21.63 $2.60 13.66% 291,135 $20.01 $21.92 $20.01
05 Nov 2020 $19.03 $0.16 0.85% 128,689 $18.92 $19.18 $18.85
04 Nov 2020 $18.87 $0.15 0.80% 109,677 $18.41 $18.93 $18.35
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Directors & Management

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Name Title StartDate Profile
Mr Peter Leslie Barnes Non-Executive Director Jun 2013
Mr Keith Rupert Murdoch Executive Director,Executive Chairman Jun 2013
Mr Lachlan Keith Murdoch Co Chairman,Executive Director Mar 2014
Mr Jose Maria Aznar Non-Executive Director Jun 2013
Ms Natalie Bancroft Non-Executive Director Jun 2013
Mr Joel Klein Non-Executive Director Jun 2013
Ms Ana Paula Pessoa Non-Executive Director Jun 2013
Mr Masroor Siddiqui Non-Executive Director Jun 2013
Mr Robert J Thomson Chief Executive Officer,Executive Director Jun 2013
Ms Kelly Ayotte Non-Executive Director Apr 2017
Mr Michael L Bunder Company Secretary Jul 2013
Mr Michael Ford Company Secretary Apr 2020
Michael L Bunder Company Secretary
Michael Ford Company Secretary
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Top Share Holders

Data provided by Morningstar.
Name Shares Capital
Cede & Co 379,936,352 97.18%
Chess Depositary Nominees Pty Limited 10,487,998 2.68%
Elian Employee Benefit Trustee Ltd (Nit) 154,263 0.04%
Elian Employee Benefit Trustee Limited (Act Nit) 26,441 0.01%
Cruden Financial Services Llc 14,250 0.00%
Edith Lillie Bartley 7,824 0.00%
Alan R Kimmel + Pamela L Schwartzberg Jt Ten 7,665 0.00%
Diane J Frankel Tr 04/13/93 Diane J Frankel Liv Tr 6,781 0.00%
Margaret L Welsh 5,792 0.00%
Eleanor Schwam + Shirley Schwam Jt Ten 5,443 0.00%
Robert K Hurford + Jean Hurford Tr 12/31/90 Jean Hurford Tr 3,573 0.00%
Raymond A Conover 3,424 0.00%
Diana Chang 3,363 0.00%
John Foord 3,271 0.00%
Julian George Stanford 3,266 0.00%
Graham Edwin Lamb 2,880 0.00%
Karen G Scher 2,856 0.00%
Joan S Scher 2,855 0.00%
John D Mccoy 2,824 0.00%
Francis R Fleck 2,675 0.00%
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