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News Corp is a media company involving in the film, television, network programming, satellite television and newspaper industries. 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.

TypePublic
Founded1979
HQNew York, US
Websitenewscorp.com
Employee Ratings3.1

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2019)28,000
Job Openings6
Revenue (FY, 2019)$10.1 B(+12%)
Share Price (Jul 2020)$12.2 (+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at News Corp

Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch

Executive Chairman
Lachlan K. Murdoch

Lachlan K. Murdoch

Director
Susan Panuccio

Susan Panuccio

Chief Financial Officer
Peter L. Barnes

Peter L. Barnes

Lead Director
Brian Murray

Brian Murray

CEO, Harper Collins
Kelly Ayotte

Kelly Ayotte

Director
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News Corp Office Locations

News Corp has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
1211 Avenue of the Americas
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News Corp Financials and Metrics

News Corp Revenue

News Corp's revenue was reported to be $10.07 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

2.3b

Net income (Q3, 2020)

(1.0b)

Market capitalization (6-Jul-2020)

7.2b

Closing stock price (6-Jul-2020)

12.2

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

1.4b

EV

8.1b
News Corp's current market capitalization is $7.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

8.3b8.1b9.0b10.1b

Revenue growth, %

(4%)(2%)11%

Cost of goods sold

4.7b4.9b

Gross profit

3.6b4.1b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

2.0b2.1b2.2b2.1b2.5b2.6b2.5b2.3b2.5b2.3b

Sales and marketing expense

705.0m670.0m702.0m

General and administrative expense

662.0m660.0m712.0m760.0m826.0m773.0m810.0m

Operating expense total

1.4b1.3b1.4b760.0m826.0m773.0m810.0m10.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

3.1b2.0b1.8b2.0b2.0b1.6b

Accounts Receivable

1.3b1.6b1.5b

Prepaid Expenses

523.0m515.0m

Inventories

37.6m348.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

2.7b2.9b3.2b2.7b1.9b2.0b1.9b1.9b2.0b1.5b1.6b1.9b1.9b1.9b2.1b1.9b1.6b1.6b1.4b1.3b1.4b

Accounts Receivable

1.4b1.4b1.6b1.9b1.6b1.5b1.6b1.2b

Prepaid Expenses

526.0m483.0m547.0m558.0m564.0m416.0m518.0m

Inventories

216.0m388.0m400.0m404.0m402.0m358.0m363.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

294.0m(78.0m)250.0m(643.0m)(1.4b)228.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

(505.0m)449.0m472.0m659.0m

Inventories

15.0m(14.0m)(58.0m)

Accounts Payable

104.0m34.0m342.0m137.0m53.0m(147.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

27.0m178.0m226.0m88.0m251.0m285.0m189.0m271.0m141.0m(219.0m)(219.0m)87.0m21.0m(1.1b)128.0m247.0m270.0m(211.0m)(108.0m)(1.1b)

Depreciation and Amortization

141.0m279.0m421.0m131.0m266.0m398.0m121.0m244.0m370.0m120.0m240.0m349.0m97.0m197.0m297.0m163.0m326.0m494.0m162.0m324.0m484.0m

Inventories

32.0m51.0m(32.0m)(16.0m)(8.0m)(14.0m)(23.0m)(43.0m)(74.0m)(72.0m)3.0m(47.0m)

Accounts Payable

(22.0m)65.0m281.0m(25.0m)(26.0m)41.0m74.0m(15.0m)414.0m(258.0m)52.0m89.0m(107.0m)(185.0m)(48.0m)(152.0m)(81.0m)(110.0m)1.4b1.3b1.3b
USDQ1, 2014

Financial Leverage

1.3 x
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News Corp Operating Metrics

Q2, 2018

New Digital Subscribers

1 k
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News Corp Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AcurisMarch 12, 2019
Wireless GroupJune 30, 2016£220 m
UnrulySeptember 16, 2015£114 m
Realtor.comSeptember 30, 2014$950 m
HarlequinMay 02, 2014$415 m
Wireless GenerationNovember 22, 2010$360 m
MySpaceJuly 18, 2005$580 m
Fox Entertainment GroupMarch 21, 2005

News Corp Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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News Corp Revenue Breakdown

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News Corp revenue breakdown by business segment: 56.7% from News and Information Services, 19.5% from Book Publishing, 12.6% from Digital Real Estate Services, 11.1% from Subscription Video Services and 0.0% from Other

News Corp Online and Social Media Presence

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News Corp News and Updates

News Corp to cut jobs in UK newspaper, radio business - memo

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp will need to cut jobs in its British newspaper and radio operations as part of a business review aimed at reducing costs, News UK Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks said in a letter to staff on Wednesday.

News Corp. Closes or Stops Printing Over 100 Australian Titles

News Corp. Closes or Stops Printing Over 100 Australian Titles

News Corp Australia's push for digitisation to lead to job losses

News Corp Australia said it would restructure its organisation to focus on digital publishing, a move that will also lead to job losses.

Murdoch’s News Corp. Axes Hundreds of Australia Jobs, SMH Says

That will leave 375 journalists covering regional and community issues compared with a previous total of 1,200.

Former CBS News president returns to News Corp to help Murdoch's UK operations

David Rhodes, the former president of CBS News who started his career at Fox News, is returning to Rupert Murdoch's News Corp to help the company's News UK operations in the video business, a source familiar with the matter said.

Buy, Sell Or Hold News Corp at $8?

News Corp’s stock has declined more than 40% since the beginning of this year (through April 16), compared to a 15% decline for the broader S&P 500. NWSA stock is likely to continue to underperform the market and remain around the current level of $8.50. In fact, the stock is down 35%...
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News Corp Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was News Corp founded?

    News Corp was founded in 1979.

  • Who are News Corp key executives?

    News Corp's key executives are Rupert Murdoch, Lachlan K. Murdoch and Susan Panuccio.

  • How many employees does News Corp have?

    News Corp has 28,000 employees.

  • What is News Corp revenue?

    Latest News Corp annual revenue is $10.1 b.

  • What is News Corp revenue per employee?

    Latest News Corp revenue per employee is $359.8 k.

  • Who are News Corp competitors?

    Competitors of News Corp include Hearst, Warner Media and iHeartMedia.

  • Where is News Corp headquarters?

    News Corp headquarters is located at 1211 Avenue of the Americas, New York.

  • Where are News Corp offices?

    News Corp has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does News Corp have?

    News Corp has 1 office.