News Corporation


  • Cable Boosts News Corp Profits: Pro     Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Tuna Amobi, senior media and entertainment equity analyst at S&P Capital IQ, says News Corp results, driven by Cable, were better than expected and discusses the upcoming spin-off.

  • Latest TV Face-Off     Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 3:25 PM ET

    Aereo has found a way to stream live TV directly to users without paying the broadcast networks, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Meanwhile, News Corp COO Chase Carey says he believes Aereo is pirating his business' broadcast signal.

  • News Corp Says Aereo Is Pirating Its Signal     Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 2:40 PM ET

    News Corp COO Chase Carey issued a statement saying they believe Aereo is pirating their broadcast signal, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Faber Report: The 'New' News Corp.     Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 9:44 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports News Corp.'s publishing business will have $2.6 billion in cash after the company splits its business.

  • Time Warner Ends Meredith Talks, to Spin Off Time Inc. Thursday, 7 Mar 2013 | 12:43 PM ET

    Time Warner's decision to spin off Time Inc. will allow the media conglomerate to focus entirely on its cable television and film businesses. The New York Times reports.

  • News Corp Earnings Out     Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013 | 4:09 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports News Corp's Q2 earnings per share is $0.44 (ex-items) and revenue of $9.43 billion. The company is seeing strength in advertising, she says.

  • Digital Platforms a Boon for TV Names: Pro Wednesday, 26 Dec 2012 | 10:59 AM ET

    The integration of TV and digital platforms may be hastening the day that consumers "cut the cord" on TV altogether, an analyst told CNBC.

  • How Will the UK Press Be Regulated?     Tuesday, 4 Dec 2012 | 1:30 AM ET

    Professor Stewart Purvis, professor of journalism at City University talks to CNBC about how the press should be regulated in the UK and whether the Prime Minister will back newspaper editors.

  • Paying Up for YES Makes Sense for News Corp. Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 1:29 PM ET

    As expected, News Corp. is acquiring a 49 percent equity stake in the Yankees Entertainment and Sports Network, known as the YES Network.

  • Clouds Lifting Over Murdoch, He’s Out to Buy Again Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 1:06 AM ET

    The media conglomerate, which had been on its heels for more than a year because of the phone hacking scandal in Britain, is looking to make acquisitions again. The NYT reports.

  • Meet the 17-Year-Old Who Is Reinventing News Friday, 16 Nov 2012 | 12:23 PM ET
    Nick D' Aloisio

    Nick D'Aloisio, founder of Summly, a mobile phone app aimed at transforming how users consume news, chats with CNBC's "Squawk Box."

  • News Corp. is "well positioned for growth" despite "significant challenges due to economic headwinds," its COO said Tuesday, shortly after the media company reported better-than-expected quarterly results.

  • News Corp. Beats Street's Earnings Forecast Tuesday, 6 Nov 2012 | 4:16 PM ET

    The media company reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations and revenue that was in line with forecasts on Tuesday.

  • The Future of News Corp     Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012 | 8:35 PM ET

    Mark McDonnell, Telecommunications, Media & Technology Analyst, BBY analyzes Rupert Murdoch's plan to split News Corp into two separate companies. He adds that the split still leaves many questions unanswered.

  • More Trouble for the Murdochs?     Monday, 15 Oct 2012 | 11:26 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Rupert Murdoch's role as chairman of News Corp may be in jeopardy, along with the board positions of his sons James and Lachlan.

  • Faber Report: News Corp. Earnings     Thursday, 9 Aug 2012 | 9:37 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber breaks down the profit-making divisions within the media giant; including its cable, film, television, satellite and publishing units.

  • Phone Hacking Charges for Brooks     Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012 | 10:03 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports UK prosecutors are charging former News Corp boss Rebekah Brooks and eight other people with criminal charges associated with Britain's phone-hacking scandal.

  • CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the United Kingdom is set to charge former News Corp boss, Rebekah Brooks and eight others, with phone-hacking offenses.

  • Murdoch: Wall Street Journal May Get New Name     Thursday, 28 Jun 2012 | 12:10 PM ET

    In this excerpt from a live interview with CNBC's David Faber, News Corp. Chairman & CEO Rupert Murdoch expresses confidence in Dow Jones, and says its flagship newspaper may be rebranded.

  • News Corp Splits Business, Murdoch Remains     Thursday, 28 Jun 2012 | 8:04 AM ET

    A look at News Corp's decision to separate into two companies, and Rupert Murdoch remaining as chairman for both entities, with David Joyce, Miller Tabak media analyst, discussing his "buy" rating and $25 price target on the stock.