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News Corporation Class B (voting) (NWS)

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  • Current price: $17.28
  • Website: www.newscorp.com

Starting from humble beginnings in Adelaide, News Corp is a diversified global media giant controlled by owner/manager Rupert Murdoch. Its Filmed Entertainment division includes 20th Century Fox, one of the world's largest film studios. The Cable Network Programming division includes Fox News, the most popular cable news network in America. The company also owns 27 broadcast networks across the United States, Dow Jones, a large number of newspapers (the most valuable of which is The Wall St Journal), Sky Italia, a Magazine and Book publishing division, and several listed investments, the largest being a 39% stake in British Sky Broadcasting.

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Ex date Pay date Amount (cents) Type Franking Historical Yield  
9 Mar 2011 20 Apr 2011 6.30 Final 0% 0.79%  
2 Sep 2010 13 Oct 2010 7.28 Interim 0% 0.84%  
3 Mar 2010 14 Apr 2010 7.19 Interim 0% 1.21%  
3 Sep 2009 14 Oct 2009 5.91 Final 0% 0.79%  
3 Apr 2009 15 Apr 2009 7.80 Interim 0% 0.82%  
4 Sep 2008 15 Oct 2008 6.34 Final 0% 0.69%  
5 Mar 2008 16 Apr 2008 5.52 Interim 0% 0.61%  
5 Sep 2007 16 Oct 2007 5.06 Final 0% 0.61%  
7 Mar 2007 18 Apr 2007 5.41 Interim 0% 0.64%  
7 Sep 2006 18 Oct 2006 5.64 Final 0% 0.66%  
8 Mar 2006 19 Apr 2006 5.75 Interim 0% 0.84%  
8 Sep 2005 19 Oct 2005 8.84 Final 0% 0.51%  
9 Mar 2005 20 Apr 2005 N/a Interim 0% 0.09%  
13 Sep 2004 26 Oct 2004 1.50 Final 100% 0.17%  
22 Mar 2004 30 Apr 2004 1.50 Interim 0% 0.17%  
8 Sep 2003 15 Oct 2003 1.50 Final 0% 0.17%  
26 Mar 2003 30 Apr 2003 1.50 Interim 0% 0.17%  
2 Sep 2002 9 Oct 2002 1.50 Final 0% 0.17%  
22 Mar 2002 30 Apr 2002 1.50 Interim 0% 0.17%  
3 Sep 2001 11 Oct 2001 1.50 Final 0% 0.17%  

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