News Corp

News Corp is a global, diversified media and information services company focused on creating and distributing authoritative and engaging content to consumers throughout the world. The company comprises leading businesses across a range of media, including: news and information services, digital real estate services, book publishing, digital education, and sports programming and pay-TV distribution.

Headquartered in New York, the activities of News Corp are conducted primarily in the United States, Australia, and the United Kingdom.
Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
24,000 (est)
News Corp is headquartered in New York, US

Key People at News Corp

Ryan O’Hara

Ryan O’Hara

CEO, Move, Inc.
Julian Clarke

Julian Clarke

CEO, News Corp Australia
Mike Darcey

Mike Darcey

CEO, News UK
Joel Klein

Joel Klein

CEO, Amplify
Brian Murray

Brian Murray

CEO, Harper Collins
Jesse Angelo

Jesse Angelo

CEO, The New York Post
Martin Garofalo

Martin Garofalo

CEO, News America Marketing
Rahul Chopra

Rahul Chopra

CEO, Storyful
Bedi Singh

Bedi Singh

Chief Financial Officer
Anoushka Healy

Anoushka Healy

Chief Strategy Officer
Lachlan Murdoch

Lachlan Murdoch

Executive Chairman
Jim Kennedy

Jim Kennedy

Chief Communications Officer
Antoinette Bush

Antoinette Bush

Global Head of Government Affairs
Keisha Smith-Jeremie

Keisha Smith-Jeremie

Chief Human Resources Officer
Robert Thomson

Robert Thomson

Chief Executive

News Corp Office Locations

News Corp has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
1211 Avenue Of The Americas

News Corp Data and Metrics

News Corp Financial Metrics

News Corp's revenue was reported to be $8.3 b in FY, 2016 which is a 4% decrease from the previous period.
Numbers are in $, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

8.3 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

3.6 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

250 m

Market capitalization (26-May-2017)

8 b

Closing share price (26-May-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

1.8 b
News Corp's current market capitalization is $8 b.
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


8.6 b8.6 b8.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

5.1 b5 b4.7 b

Gross profit

3.5 b3.7 b3.6 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

2.4 b2.6 b2.7 b

Operating expense total

5.1 b5 b4.7 b

Depreciation and amortization

552 m498 m505 m

Pre tax profit

(397 m)56 m181 m

Income tax expense

(691 m)134 m(54 m)

Net Income

294 m(78 m)250 m
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.1 b2 b1.8 b

Current Assets

5.3 b4 b3.9 b


3 b2.7 b2.4 b


2.8 b3.1 b3.7 b

Total Assets

16.5 b15.1 b15.5 b

Accounts Payable

276 m239 m217 m

Current Liabilities

2.3 b2.2 b2.4 b

Common Stock

4 m4 m4 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

12.4 b12.4 b12.4 b

Retained Earnings

237 m88 m150 m

Total Equity

13.4 b12.1 b11.8 b

Financial Leverage

1.2 x1.2 x1.3 x
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

294 m(78 m)250 m

Accounts Payable

104 m34 m342 m

Cash From Operating Activities

1 b831 m952 m

Capital Expenditures

(358 m)(378 m)(256 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(285 m)(1.7 b)(1.1 b)

Dividends Paid

(24 m)(30 m)(147 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

189 m(190 m)150 m

Free Cash Flow

1.4 b1.2 b1.2 b
Numbers are in $, USDY, 2016


345.5 k

Financial Leverage

1.3 x

News Corp Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
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

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News Corp Revenue Breakdown

News Corp Online and Social Media Presence

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