|Bid||16.970 x 3300|
|Ask||16.980 x 1900|
|Day's Range||16.965 - 17.080|
|52 Week Range||11.880 - 17.290|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.20 (1.18%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Rupert Murdoch, the billionaire whose family controls Twenty-First Century Fox (FOX)(FOXA) and News Corp. (NWSA), is believed to have persuaded Bob Iger to stay on as Walt Disney’s (DIS) chief executive. In December, the Murdoch family agreed to sell most of Fox’s operations, valued at $52.4 billion, to Disney. The deal also involves Disney absorbing Fox’s debt to the tune of $13.7 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The parent company of the Los Angeles Times is investigating allegations of inappropriate behavior by Ross Levinsohn, the newspaper's CEO and publisher.
Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. agreed to a last-minute settlement before the start of another phone-hacking trial in London that would have raked up incidents from more than a decade ago.
NEW YORK (AP) — Media mogul Rupert Murdoch hurt his back in a recent sailing accident, according to a note provided to The Associated Press.
Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp., publisher of the Wall Street Journal and New York Post, will keep an eye on Facebook Inc.’s news-feed changes “for any signs that the weighting of news sites is politically ...
CBS (CBS) continues to boost shareholder wealth through regular dividend payments and an aggressive share repurchase strategy. In 3Q17, the company paid $73 million in dividends and bought back shares worth $266 million. By the end of the first nine months of 2017, CBS had returned more than $1.3 billion in capital to its shareholders through buybacks and dividend payments, compared with $1.7 billion during the same period of 2016.
By selling the bulk of his entertainment assets to Walt Disney Co., media titan Rupert Murdoch is making a calculation about changing winds in the media industry, while doubling down on news and sports....
Rupert Murdoch’s $52 billion sale of a big chunk of 21st Century Fox Inc. to Walt Disney Co. is a turning point in the media mogul’s career, spanning more than 60 years and most of the planet’s continents....
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Short interest is extremely low for NWS with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting NWS. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding NWS is favorable, with net inflows of $13.24 billion.
Fox Sports is owned by News Corp, which also owns Foxtel jointly with Australia's Telstra Corporation Ltd. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission "will not oppose this merger after finding that the commercial incentives of Foxtel, Fox Sports, News, and Telstra will not be substantially altered," ACCC Chairman Rod Sims said in a statement.
With Walt Disney Co. and 21st Century Fox Inc. discussing a historic combination of their businesses, one question keeps coming up: Could a Murdoch end up running Disney?
Fox Sports is owned by News Corp, which also owns Foxtel jointly with Australia's Telstra Corporation Ltd . The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission "will not oppose this merger after finding that the commercial incentives of Foxtel, Fox Sports, News, and Telstra will not be substantially altered," ACCC Chairman Rod Sims said in a statement.
With renewed hopes that Walt Disney (DIS) and 21st Century Fox (FOXA) are approaching a deal, Macquarie is out with a note on the topic, writing that a horizontal merger wouldn't encounter too much regulatory resistance, and it would be good for both companies. The firm writes that it makes sense for Fox, which would be retreating into live content, as it lacks an over-the-top (OTT) strategy. After the proposed deal, Fox would be left with a US-centric TV network business centred on Fox News, Fox Sports networks, Fox Business, and the Fox broadcast network and local stations.
Premium offers for Fox assets from Disney and Comcast found a receptive audience from Rupert Murdoch amid concerns about the media landscape. A deal could come as early as next week and could clarify the ...
The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding NWSA is favorable, with net inflows of $10.94 billion. This is among the highest net inflows seen over the last one-year and the rate of additional inflows appears to be increasing.
Digital media is catching up to traditional newsrooms by unionizing. Staffs at many digital news organizations are affiliating themselves with the Writers Guild of America East. Dan Roberts, Melody Hahm and Myles Udland figure out what this means for media.
Dec.14 -- Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger talks about buying assets from 21st Century Fox. He speaks with Bloomberg's Jonathan Ferro on "Bloomberg Markets: The Open."
21st Century Fox Executive Chairman Rupert Murdoch on the Disney deal to acquire 21st Century Fox's entertainment assets and the future of news and sports programming.