Analyst reaction to News Corp's (NWS, NWS Q2 earnings report is resoundingly positive....

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Analyst reaction to News Corp's (NWS, NWS Q2 earnings report is resoundingly positive. Susquehanna and Barclays both raise their price targets, to $28 and $27 respectively, while Lazard Capital and Evercore defend their Buy/Overweight ratings. The common theme is that shareholder-friendly management and solid earnings growth bodes well for shares.