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REA Group's Tracey Fellows Resigns As CEO
Wednesday, 14 Nov 2018 04:54pm EST 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - REA Group Ltd ::TRACEY FELLOWS IS STEPPING DOWN FROM HER ROLE AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER.TRACEY FELLOWS IS STEPPING DOWN IN JANUARY 2019 TO BECOME PRESIDENT, GLOBAL DIGITAL REAL ESTATE, NEWS CORP.  Full Article

Tracey Fellows Named President Of News Corp's Global Digital Real Estate
Wednesday, 14 Nov 2018 04:30pm EST 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - News Corp ::TRACEY FELLOWS NAMED PRESIDENT OF GLOBAL DIGITAL REAL ESTATE.NEWS CORP - ANNOUNCED PROMOTION OF TRACEY FELLOWS TO PRESIDENT, GLOBAL DIGITAL REAL ESTATE.  Full Article

News Q1 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $0.17
Wednesday, 7 Nov 2018 04:45pm EST 

News Corp ::ORATION REPORTS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS FOR FISCAL 2019.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.17.Q1 REVENUE $2.52 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $2.54 BILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.04 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q1 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.17.QTRLY NEWS AND INFORMATION SERVICES REVENUE $1,248 MILLION VERSUS $1,241 MILLION.QTRLY BOOK PUBLISHING REVENUE $418 MILLION, UP 4 PERCENT.QTRLY DIGITAL REAL ESTATE SERVICES REVENUES $293 MILLION VERSUS $271 MILLION.DIGITAL SUBSCRIBERS ACCOUNTING FOR MORE THAN HALF OF TOTAL SUBSCRIBER BASE IN QUARTER.WALL STREET JOURNAL AVERAGE DAILY DIGITAL SUBSCRIBERS IN THREE MONTHS ENDED SEPT 30, WERE 1.6 MILLION VERSUS 1.3 MILLION IN PRIOR YEAR.NEARLY 65% OF WALL STREET JOURNAL SUBSCRIBERS DIGITAL-ONLY IN QUARTER.  Full Article

News Q4 Loss Per Share $0.64
Thursday, 9 Aug 2018 04:15pm EDT 

News Corp ::ORATION REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR RESULTS FOR FISCAL 2018.Q4 LOSS PER SHARE $0.64.Q4 REVENUE $2.69 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $2.65 BILLION.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.08.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.06 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY BOOK PUBLISHING REVENUE $ 490 MILLION VERSUS $407 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.QTRLY NEWS AND INFORMATION SERVICES REVENUE $1,294 MILLION VERSUS $1,281 MILLION.QTRLY DIGITAL REAL ESTATE SERVICES REVENUE $299 MILLION VERSUS $251 MLNS.  Full Article

News Corp Says Co And Telstra Complete Transaction To Combine Foxtel And Fox Sports Australia
Monday, 2 Apr 2018 06:05pm EDT 

April 3 (Reuters) - News Corp ::NEWS CORP AND TELSTRA COMPLETE TRANSACTION TO COMBINE FOXTEL AND FOX SPORTS AUSTRALIA.  Full Article

Dow Jones Acquires Cerico
Monday, 19 Mar 2018 09:00am EDT 

March 19 (Reuters) - News Corp ::DOW JONES ACQUIRES CERICO.DOW JONES - DOW JONES RISK & COMPLIANCE COMPLETED ACQUISITION OF CERICO FROM LAW FIRM PINSENT MASONS AND CAMPBELL NASH.  Full Article

Digital Football Business Dugout Agrees To Acquire Ballball And Form Strategic Alliance With News Corp
Tuesday, 13 Mar 2018 02:05pm EDT 

March 13 (Reuters) - News Corp ::DIGITAL FOOTBALL BUSINESS DUGOUT AGREES TO ACQUIRE BALLBALL AND FORM STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH NEWS CORP TO DRIVE ASIA GROWTH.NEWS CORP - NEWS CORP TO BECOME PARTNER AND SHAREHOLDER IN DUGOUT SE ASIA.NEWS CORP - THE ACQUISITION WILL LEAD TO CREATION OF A NEW DUGOUT ENTITY - DUGOUT SE ASIA - WHICH WILL BE HEADQUARTERED IN SINGAPORE.NEWS CORP SAYS REVEALED PLANS FOR LANDMARK ACQUISITION BY DUGOUT OF CO'S MOBILE AND ONLINE PLATFORM BALLBALL.NEWS CORP - DUGOUT WILL BE MAJORITY SHAREHOLDER OF DUGOUT SE ASIA, CO WILL ALSO HAVE A STAKE IN NEW BUSINESS.NEWS CORP SAYS BALLBALL TO BECOME PART OF NEW ENTITY - DUGOUT SE ASIA.  Full Article

Telstra Corporation ‍Signs Agreement To Combine Foxtel & Fox Sports Australia​
Monday, 5 Mar 2018 04:25pm EST 

March 6 (Reuters) - Telstra Corporation Ltd ::‍SIGN DEFINITIVE AGREEMENTS TO COMBINE FOXTEL AND FOX SPORTS AUSTRALIA.NEWS CORP WILL HAVE 65 PER CENT SHAREHOLDING IN COMBINED ENTITY AND TELSTRA WILL HAVE 35 PER CENT.TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE DURING Q4 OF FISCAL YEAR 2018​.NEWS CORP TO APPOINT 4 DIRECTORS INCLUDING CHAIRMAN OF COMBINED CO; CO TO APPOINT 2 DIRECTORS​.  Full Article

Harpercollins Publishers Buys AMACOM Books
Friday, 2 Mar 2018 10:15am EST 

March 2 (Reuters) - HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS ::HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS BUYS AMACOM BOOKS.HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS SAYS FINANCIAL DETAILS OF ACQUISITION WERE NOT DISCLOSED.‍HARPERCOLLINS - WILL TAKE OVER ALL FRONT LIST & BACKLIST PUBLICATION, SALES, DISTRIBUTION, & LICENSING OF OVER 600 BOOKS IN AMACOM'S CATALOG​.  Full Article

News Corp Q2 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $0.24
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 04:15pm EST 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - News Corp ::ORATION REPORTS SECOND QUARTER RESULTS FOR FISCAL 2018.Q2 LOSS PER SHARE $0.14.Q2 REVENUE ROSE 3 PERCENT TO $2.18 BILLION.Q2 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.24.IN QUARTER, COMPANY RECORDED A CHARGE OF $174 MILLION RELATED TO RECENTLY ENACTED U.S. TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT.QTRLY ADVERTISING REVENUES $702 MILLION VERSUS $748 MILLION.IN QUARTER, "CIRCULATION AND SUBSCRIPTION REVENUES INCREASED 6%, PRIMARILY DUE TO A HEALTHY CONTRIBUTION FROM DOW JONES".QTRLY BOOK PUBLISHING REVENUES $469 MILLION VERSUS $466 MILLION.QTRLY NEWS AND INFORMATION SERVICES REVENUES $1,298 MILLION VERSUS $1,303 MILLION.  Full Article

Australia's REA Group says CEO to step down

Nov 15 Australian real estate advertising company REA Group, said on Thursday Chief Executive Officer Tracey Fellows will leave the company in January to take up the role of President, Global Digital Real Estate, News Corp .