Two Sigma Advisers LP decreased its position in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) by 7.4% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 1,164,815 shares of the company’s stock after selling 92,599 shares during the quarter. Two Sigma Advisers LP owned about 0.06% of Twenty-First Century Fox worth $40,221,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.
Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Cerebellum GP LLC bought a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $106,000. Mint Tower Capital Management B.V. bought a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $110,000. Zions Bancorporation grew its stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 86.4% in the 3rd quarter. Zions Bancorporation now owns 4,911 shares of the company’s stock valued at $130,000 after buying an additional 2,276 shares in the last quarter. Stelac Advisory Services LLC bought a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $150,000. Finally, D.A. Davidson & CO. bought a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $214,000. 53.81% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ FOXA) opened at $37.14 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $68,821.41, a P/E ratio of 17.36, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.98 and a beta of 1.36. The company has a current ratio of 2.16, a quick ratio of 1.77 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.98. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has a 12-month low of $24.81 and a 12-month high of $39.13.
Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 7th. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.04. Twenty-First Century Fox had a return on equity of 19.01% and a net margin of 13.49%. The company had revenue of $8.04 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $7.94 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.53 earnings per share. Twenty-First Century Fox’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts forecast that Twenty-First Century Fox Inc will post 2.04 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The firm also recently disclosed a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, April 18th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 14th will be given a $0.18 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.00503778337531486%. Twenty-First Century Fox’s dividend payout ratio is 16.82%.
Several brokerages recently commented on FOXA. Piper Jaffray Companies reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $44.00 price target on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research note on Friday, January 26th. Loop Capital began coverage on Twenty-First Century Fox in a research note on Thursday. They issued a “buy” rating and a $43.00 price target for the company. B. Riley raised Twenty-First Century Fox from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and boosted their price target for the company from $38.00 to $46.00 in a research note on Tuesday, January 16th. Atlantic Securities raised Twenty-First Century Fox from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note on Monday, January 22nd. Finally, Wells Fargo raised Twenty-First Century Fox to a “market weight” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 4th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and fourteen have issued a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $38.53.
Twenty-First Century Fox Profile
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc is a media and entertainment company. The Company’s segments include Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment, and Other, Corporate and Eliminations. The Cable Network Programming segment produces and licenses news, business news, sports, general entertainment, factual entertainment and movie programming for distribution.
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