Shares of News Corp Cl A
slipped 0.93% to $26.49 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.68% to 4,134.94 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.75% to 33,821.30. The stock’s fall snapped a four-day winning streak. News Corp Cl A closed $1.19 below its 52-week high ($27.68), which the company achieved on March 19th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Tuesday, as Thomson Reuters Corp.
fell 0.28% to $91.70, RELX PLC ADR
fell 0.82% to $26.72, and New York Times Co. Cl A
fell 1.42% to $48.48. Trading volume (2.2 M) remained 1.9 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.1 M.