E&G Advisors LP bought a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOX) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 7,400 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $252,000.
A number of other large investors have also bought and sold shares of FOX. Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. grew its holdings in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 4.4% during the third quarter. Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. now owns 3,240,261 shares of the company’s stock worth $83,566,000 after purchasing an additional 137,885 shares during the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its holdings in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 30.9% during the third quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 332,041 shares of the company’s stock worth $8,563,000 after purchasing an additional 78,317 shares during the last quarter. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd grew its holdings in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 676.2% during the third quarter. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd now owns 134,274 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,463,000 after purchasing an additional 116,974 shares during the last quarter. Baupost Group LLC MA grew its holdings in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 1.5% during the third quarter. Baupost Group LLC MA now owns 7,384,542 shares of the company’s stock worth $190,447,000 after purchasing an additional 106,442 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Pacer Advisors Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the third quarter worth about $323,000. 23.40% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOX) opened at $36.49 on Thursday. The stock has a market capitalization of $66,301.98, a PE ratio of 22.66 and a beta of 1.27. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has a twelve month low of $24.30 and a twelve month high of $36.54. The company has a current ratio of 2.08, a quick ratio of 1.73 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09.
Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 8th. The company reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Twenty-First Century Fox had a return on equity of 21.42% and a net margin of 10.30%.
In related news, EVP Gerson Zweifach sold 110,728 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.90, for a total transaction of $3,864,407.20. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 36,007 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,256,644.30. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 39.40% of the company’s stock.
Several brokerages have issued reports on FOX. BidaskClub raised Twenty-First Century Fox from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 18th. OTR Global raised Twenty-First Century Fox to a “positive” rating in a report on Monday, October 30th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $34.00.
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Twenty-First Century Fox Company 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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