Australian Media Companies

Submitted by Share Trading on 9 March, 2010 - 19:03

Researching for Australian media companies to invest or trade shares?

Researching for Australian media companies to invest or trade shares? Or media companies listed on the Australian sharemarket? Well here’s a list of the media companies found on the Australian stockmarket. The ASX have a variety of businesses listed on their exchange which represent the media industry. The media sector contains companies which provide media services to the public.

Australian Media Stocks

  • News Corporation or NewsCorp (NWS) is a diversified international media and entertainment company. Owns companies such as Fox Broadcasting, Daily Telegraph newspapers and film companies like 20th Century Fox.
  • Fairfax Media Limited (FXJ) is one of Australia's largest diversified media companies. The group's operations include newspapers, magazines, radios and digital media operating in Australia and New Zealand.
  • West Australian Newspapers (WAN) is a company engaged in commercial printing, newspaper publishing, and radio broadcasting as well as in providing radio communication facility and cinema advertising, cinema exhibition and film distribution industries.
  • Austereo Group (AEO) is a leading entertainment based media company engaged in the provision of commercial radio broadcasting services.
  • Seven Network (SEV) is a commercial television broadcaster.
  • BSA (BSA) , formerly Broadcast Services Australia installs satellite, cable, microwave and free-to-air television, and high-speed Internet services, for both domestic and commercial customers.
  • Brisbane Broncos Limited (BBL) through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the management and operation of the Brisbane Broncos Rugby League Football Team.
  • Beyond International (BYI) is a major entertainment company in Australia involved in the creation and international exploitation of television, feature films and ancillary products.
  • Ten (TEN) A parent company of the Network Ten, Ten Network Holdings (TEN) is engaged in investing in the Ten Group Pty Limited (Ten Group) and other controlled entities operating mainly in five large television stations: ATV-10 (Melbourne), TEN10 (Sydney), ADS-10 (Adelaide), TVQ-10 (Brisbane), and NEW-10 (Perth).
  • (AUN) is an Australia-based company engaged in providing subscription television services to over 600,000 customers in the rural and regional area of Australia.
  • oOh!media (ASX:OOH) - is the only single out-of-home focused advertising company listed on the ASX. oOh!media specialises in providing clients with creative out-of-home solutions across its
    diverse product offerings of road, retail and experiential media throughout urban and regional Australia.
  • Village Roadshow (VRL) is a global entertainment and media company principally focused on operating theme parks, film distribution, cinema, radio and film Production and music. VRL is the owner and operator of Theme Parks on Queensland's Gold Coast, including Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World, Wet'n'Wild Water World and Australian Outback Spectacular, along with Sea World Resort and Warner Roadshow Studios.