Bp Plc acquired a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOX) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund acquired 50,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,706,000.
Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of FOX. Tredje AP fonden raised its position in Twenty-First Century Fox by 420,700.0% in the 3rd quarter. Tredje AP fonden now owns 4,208 shares of the company’s stock valued at $109,000 after purchasing an additional 4,207 shares during the last quarter. Cerebellum GP LLC purchased a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox in the 4th quarter valued at $113,000. Bessemer Group Inc. raised its position in Twenty-First Century Fox by 91.4% in the 3rd quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 5,497 shares of the company’s stock valued at $141,000 after purchasing an additional 2,625 shares during the last quarter. Dupont Capital Management Corp raised its position in Twenty-First Century Fox by 134.8% in the 4th quarter. Dupont Capital Management Corp now owns 4,736 shares of the company’s stock valued at $162,000 after purchasing an additional 2,719 shares during the last quarter. Finally, SOL Capital Management CO purchased a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox in the 4th quarter valued at $205,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 23.28% of the company’s stock.
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ FOX) opened at $35.19 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.98, a current ratio of 2.16 and a quick ratio of 1.73. The stock has a market cap of $65,190.46, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.44 and a beta of 1.25. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has a 12 month low of $24.30 and a 12 month high of $38.56.
Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 7th. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $8.04 billion for the quarter. Twenty-First Century Fox had a net margin of 13.49% and a return on equity of 19.01%.
The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, April 18th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 14th will be paid a $0.18 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 13th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.05%. Twenty-First Century Fox’s dividend payout ratio is currently 16.82%.
Several analysts recently commented on the stock. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, January 5th. OTR Global upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox to a “positive” rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, two have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $34.00.
In other Twenty-First Century Fox news, EVP Gerson Zweifach sold 110,728 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, December 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $34.90, for a total value of $3,864,407.20. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 36,007 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,256,644.30. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Insiders own 39.40% of the company’s stock.
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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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