TITLE

MARKET AWAITS BREAKING NEWS

PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
BRW;2/7/2013, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author assesses the implications for the newspaper businesses and the entertainment businesses of News Corp. and its founder, Australian-born entrepreneur Rupert Murdoch, of the rise in the company's stock even after news of the company's involvement with a phone hacking scandal came out.
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85844674

 

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