Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- News Corporation (Nasdaq: NWSA) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $25.19, above its previous 52-week high of $25.18 with 224,505 shares traded as of 9:36 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 14.6 million shares over the past 30 days. News has a market cap of $38.77 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 38.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. News Corporation operates as a diversified media company worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 52.7, equal to the average media industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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