News Corporation (NASDAQ: NWS) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 9 cents per share. At a price of $30.58 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.6%. The average volume for News Corporation has been 3.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. News Corporation has a market cap of $24.2 billion and is part of the media industry. Shares are up 15.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. News Corporation operates as a diversified media company worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.54. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate News Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates News Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and attractive valuation levels. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full News Corporation Ratings Report now.
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