Lowering The 52 Week Low, News Corp Class B (NWS) Closing Trading At $12.16

News Corp Class B (NWS)

December 19th, 2018
With markets going up News Corp Class B fell $0.11 Tuesday which equals a 0.90% decline, closing at $12.16. As well as the drop in value, News Corp Class B hit a new 52 week low of $12.06, breaking the previous low of $12.19 from earlier this month. In addition to the stock finishing lower, the trading volumes were only 0.00% of normal which could be an indication of investor uncertainty.

News Corp Class B is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 259 stocks that slumped today. Weighted by market cap, NWS represents about 0.03% of the S&P 500.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Wednesday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Consumer Discretionary saw the biggest increase of the day (1.03%), while Energy saw the biggest drop (2.35%). Healthcare has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 4.26%. The biggest loss this year has been the Energy sector declining 18%.

Consumer Discretionary saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -3.17%, as it went up 1.03%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Consumer Discretionary went up with a 1.03% change.
  • Real Estate went up with a 0.95% change.
  • Information Technology went up with a 0.86% change.
  • Communication Services went up with a 0.62% change.
  • Industrials went up with a 0.58% change.
  • Materials went up with a 0.56% change.
  • Financials went down with a -0.48% change.
  • Utilities went down with a -0.64% change.
  • Healthcare went down with a -0.80% change.
  • Consumer Staples went down with a -1.17% change.
  • Energy went down with a -2.35% change.

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