Torstar Corp

Type: Company
Name: Torstar Corp
Nationality: Canada
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Lower Advertising Income Weighs Over News Corp’s Quarterly Results

News Corporation (NASDAQ:NWSA) witnessed a 3% drop in its Q4 fiscal 2014 revenues (fiscal year ends with June). News and information services revenues declined by 6% amid lower advertising income. The company reported adjusted earnings of $0.01 per share ... [Published Trefis - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

The changing role of accounting

Check out some other articles in accounting:Accountants in the big fourMany envision accountants as strict number crunchers set up in cubicles with a calculator and stack of invoices. But this evolving career is shifting in both role and focus. Whether ... [Published Jobpostings - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Successful Inv refreshes Torstar buy

The Successful Investor, in the August, 2014, issue, refreshes its buy of Torstar Corp., recently $7.98. The Investor said buy 27 times from May, 1997, to March, 2014, at prices ranging from $5.04 to $37 (the stock split 2 for 1 in July, 1998). Assuming ... [Published Stockwatch - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

News Corp Acquires Harlequin

News Corp reported that it has completed its acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar Corp., bolstering and extending the global platform and digital presence of its HarperCollins Publishers subsidiary. In its release on Aug. 1, News Corp. said ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 5 reports

MutualBank acquires Summit Mortgage

News Corporation (News Corp), a US-based diversified media company, has acquired Harlequin Enterprises Limited, a publisher of romance and women's fiction novels, from Torstar Corporation, a media and book publishing company, for CAD455 million ($414.8 ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

News Briefs: Week of August 4, 2014

On Aug. 1, NewsCorp, HarperCollins’s parent company, completed its acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises for C$455 million in cash from Torstar Corp. Harlequin, best known as a publisher of women’s fiction, will now operate as a division of HarperCollins. ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 6 reports

News Corp. Completes Harlequin Acquisition

News Corp has completed its acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar Corporation.The romance imprint is now a part of HarperCollins Publishers, but will keep its headquarters in Toronto.“We are pleased to formally welcome Harlequin and its employees ... [Published Media Bistro - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 3 reports

Torstar completes $455-million Harlequin sale

Mr. L. DeMarchi reportsTORSTAR CORPORATION COMPLETES SALE OF HARLEQUIN ENTERPRISES LIMITEDTorstar Corp. has completed the sale of Harlequin Enterprises Ltd. to a division of HarperCollins Publishers LLC, a subsidiary of News Corp., for a purchase price ... [Published Stockwatch - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 3 reports

TSX set to open higher after strong U.S. growth data

(Reuters) - Canadian stocks looked set to open higher on Wednesday after data showed U.S. economic growth in the second quarter was stronger than expected.September futures on the S&P TSX index were up 0.39 percent at 0845 ET.U.S. economic growth accelerated ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Canadian earnings declared Wednesday: CGI, Torstar, Cenovus Energy

Canadian earnings declared Wednesday:Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE): Second-quarter 2014, $615 million, 81 cents per diluted share; 2013, $179 million, 24 cents per diluted share. Cash flow: 2014, $1.2 billion; 2013, $871 million.CGI Inc. (TSX:GIB.A): ... [Published Brandon Sun - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 7 reports

Torstar Corp. reports higher Q2 profits but revenues fall on lower ad sales

, EDT.TORONTO - Torstar Corp. (TSX:TS.B), publisher of the country's largest newspaper, the Toronto Star, reported a slightly higher profit in its latest quarter as it continued to feel pressure from falling print advertising revenues.The media company ... [Published 580 CFRA - Jul 30 2014]
First reported May 02 2014 - Updated May 03 2014 - 3 reports

Torstar to sell Harlequin Enterprises to News Corp for $455-million

Torstar Corporation said Friday it was selling Harlequin Enterprises Limited to News Corp for $455-million. HarlequinHarlequin is a leading publisher of women's fiction, with titles issued worldwide in 34 languages and sold in 102 international m ... [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - May 02 2014]

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Brian Murray, Chief Executive Officer of HarperCollins Publishers, adds, "We are happy to welcome Harlequin staff and authors into the HarperCollins family and excited to work together to expand the breadth of our publishing activities into more than 30 languages."
...According to Harlequin, "The transaction will allow it to continue to operate as a distinct and successful brand within a larger publishing company." The transaction will help Harlequin to expand the reach of its books and grow its business
"The auto revenues has been softening probably for the last 12 months or so" he told analysts during a conference call following the release of the results

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Lower Advertising Income Weighs Over News Corp’... [Published Trefis - Aug 29 2014]
The changing role of accounting [Published Jobpostings - Aug 28 2014]
Successful Inv refreshes Torstar buy [Published Stockwatch - Aug 11 2014]
News' (NWSA) CEO Robert Thomson on 2014 Results... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 08 2014]
THINKOPOLIS: Canadians are Spending More Time a... [Published MarketWired - Aug 06 2014]
News Corp Acquires Harlequin [Published Individual.com - Aug 06 2014]
MutualBank acquires Summit Mortgage [Published Individual.com - Aug 04 2014]
News Corp acquires Harlequin Enterprises [Published Individual.com - Aug 04 2014]
News Corp completes Harlequin acquisition [Published Christian Retailing - Aug 04 2014]
News Corp announces acquisition of Harlequin En... [Published PredictWallStreet - Aug 04 2014]
News Corp finalises Harlequin buy [Published PredictWallStreet - Aug 04 2014]
News Briefs: Week of August 4, 2014 [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Aug 02 2014]
News Corp. Completes Harlequin Acquisition [Published Media Bistro - Aug 01 2014]
News Corp. closes $416-million deal for romance... [Published Greenspace - Aug 01 2014]
News Corp Completes Harlequin Acquisition [Published RTTNews.com - Aug 01 2014]
Torstar (TS.B.CA) Shares Cross 7% Yield Mark [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Aug 01 2014]
John Honderich named to the News Hall of Fame [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 01 2014]
Torstar completes $455-million Harlequin sale [Published Stockwatch - Aug 01 2014]
News Corp Completes Acquisition of Harlequin [Published EON Communications - Aug 01 2014]
Torstar Corporation Completes Sale of Harlequin... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Aug 01 2014]
News Corp Completes Acquisition of Harlequin [Published Business Wire Communications News - Aug 01 2014]
Torstar Corporation Completes Sale of Harlequin... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 01 2014]
News Corp Completes Acquisition of Harlequin [Published Scottrade - Aug 01 2014]
Torstar's (TORSF) David Holland on Q2 2014 Resu... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 30 2014]
Canadian earnings declared Wednesday: CGI, Tors... [Published Brandon Sun - Jul 30 2014]
Private equity firm Searchlight Capital buys fr... [Published Newstalk 1290 CJBK - Jul 30 2014]
Stock markets head higher as U.S. economy rebou... [Published Brandon Sun - Jul 30 2014]
Torstar Corp. reports higher Q2 profits but rev... [Published 580 CFRA - Jul 30 2014]
Torstar Corp. reports higher second-quarter net... [Published 1057 EZRrock - Jul 30 2014]
TSX set to open higher after strong U.S. growth... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 30 2014]
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News Corp. closes $416-million deal for romance... [Published Greenspace - Aug 01 2014]
Rupert Murdoch's publishing company, News Corp., has completed its $416-million purchase of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar Corp. of Canada. ...
News Corp Completes Acquisition of Harlequin [Published EON Communications - Aug 01 2014]
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--News Corp announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar Corporation, bolstering and extending the global platform and digital presence of its HarperCollins Publishers ...
News Corp Completes Acquisition of Harlequin [Published Business Wire Communications News - Aug 01 2014]
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--News Corp announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar Corporation, bolstering and extending the global platform and digital presence of its HarperCollins Publishers subsidiary. ...
Torstar Corporation Completes Sale of Harlequin... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 01 2014]
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 1, 2014) - Torstar Corporation (TSX:TS.B) announced today that it has completed the sale of Harlequin Enterprises Limited to a division of HarperCollins Publishers L.L.C., a subsidiary of News Corp., for a purchase ...
Torstar Corp’s revenue in media business falls 7% [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - Jul 30 2014]
Canada’s Torstar Corp reported a 7% decline in revenue at its media business, which publishes the country’s largest daily newspaper, the Toronto Star. Revenue in the media business fell to $237.3 million as the company continued to struggle with low ...
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