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76. News Corp.
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 76 (Previous rank: 70)
CEO: Keith Rupert Murdoch
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2008
Revenues 30,423.0 -7.8
Profits -3,378.0 -162.7
Assets 53,121.0
Stockholders' equity 23,224.0
Market value (3/26/2010) 37,888.2
Profits as % of  
Revenues -11.1
Assets -6.4
Stockholders' equity -14.5
Earnings per share  
2009 $ -1.29
% change from 2008 -171.3
1999-2009 annual growth rate % N.A.
Total return to investors %
2009 68.0
1999-2009 annual rate N.A.
Industry: Entertainment
Rank Company 500
rank
Revenues
($ millions)
1 Walt Disney 57 36,149.0
2 News Corp. 76 30,423.0
3 Time Warner 82 28,842.0
4 Viacom 170 13,619.0
5 CBS 177 13,014.6
6 CC Media Holdings 376 5,551.9
7 Live Nation Entertainment 490 4,232.0
Issue date: May 3, 2010.
Figures are for fiscal year ended June 30, 2009.
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Headquarters
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News Corp.
1211 Sixth Ave.
New York, NY 10036
212-852-7000
www.newscorp.com
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