News Corp Sales and Revenue Rise on Real Estate, Book Publishing, Media Gains

From a Wall Street Journal story by Kimberly Chin headlined “News Corp Sales Rise on Real Estate, Book Publishing, Media Gains”

News Corp reported a 13% increase in its quarterly revenue, boosted by growth in its digital real-estate services, Dow Jones and book-publishing divisions.

The New York-based media company, whose holdings include The Wall Street Journal, HarperCollins Publishers and news organizations in the U.K. and Australia, reported a profit of $235 million, or 40 cents a share, for the December quarter, up from $231 million, or 39 cents a share, a year earlier.