Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of News Corporation (NWSA) was $13.22. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $13.32, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $13.43. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $13.15 and a 2nd Support Level at $13.09. News Corporation (NWSA) stock has lost -$0.23, or -1.71%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $1.42, or 12.03%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $0.68, or 5.42%. This year-to-date, News Corporation (NWSA) shares have gained $1.87, or 16.48%.
Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For News Corporation (NWSA) stock, 40% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 25% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 0% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Hold .”
With 585,161 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $7,782,642K. News Corporation (NWSA) generates $9,024 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of -$1,514,000 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -14.98%, a 3-Year Total Return of 7.48%, and a 5-year Total Return of -27.44%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.100 per share on 03/12/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 1.50%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.20.
In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, News Corporation (NWSA) reported earnings of $0.04 per share. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $0.18 represented a 0.04 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.14 per share, which was a 31.10% surprise.
For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.03 per share. This estimate came from a total of 1 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.03 and the low estimate was $0.03. In the year-ago quarter, News Corporation (NWSA) generated per-share earnings of $0.08. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -62.50% .
Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 7 purchases (12,082 shares in total) and 7 sale (12,082 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 14 insider buys amounting to 24,619 shares and 14 insider sales amounting to 24,619 shares. In the past full year, 34 insider purchases were made (involving 321,624 shares) and 37 insider sell-offs equivalent to 285,999 shares.
Moving onto liquidity, News Corporation (NWSA) has a Current Ratio of 1.33, a Quick Ratio of 1.22 and a Cash Ratio of 0.62. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 20.96, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 17.33, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 11.94. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 16.04 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 13.23.