Profund Advisors LLC Has $2.61 Million Stake in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)

Profund Advisors LLC lifted its stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) by 8.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 92,169 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 7,281 shares during the period. Profund Advisors LLC’s holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox were worth $2,612,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of FOXA. LSV Asset Management raised its holdings in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 159.3% during the 1st quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 7,000 shares of the company’s stock worth $226,000 after acquiring an additional 4,300 shares during the period. Commerce Bank purchased a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the 1st quarter worth $290,000. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS raised its holdings in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 28.6% during the 1st quarter. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS now owns 78,059 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,528,000 after acquiring an additional 17,363 shares during the period. Ameriprise Financial Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 23.8% during the 1st quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 641,513 shares of the company’s stock worth $20,820,000 after acquiring an additional 123,249 shares during the period. Finally, Toronto Dominion Bank raised its holdings in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 55.5% during the 1st quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 284,032 shares of the company’s stock worth $9,199,000 after acquiring an additional 101,391 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 53.33% of the company’s stock.

Several research firms have recently commented on FOXA. Cowen and Company reiterated a “market perform” rating and set a $32.00 price target (down previously from $33.00) on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a report on Thursday, August 10th. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $35.00 price target (up previously from $33.00) on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a report on Thursday, August 10th. Piper Jaffray Companies began coverage on Twenty-First Century Fox in a report on Friday, August 11th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $35.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered Twenty-First Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 11th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered Twenty-First Century Fox from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, June 2nd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and eighteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Twenty-First Century Fox presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $33.43.

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Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ FOXA) traded up 2.08% during trading on Friday, hitting $27.05. The stock had a trading volume of 9,069,023 shares. The company has a market cap of $50.07 billion, a P/E ratio of 17.06 and a beta of 1.28. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $27.50 and its 200-day moving average price is $28.73. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. has a one year low of $23.60 and a one year high of $32.60.

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 9th. The company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.35 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $6.75 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.79 billion. Twenty-First Century Fox had a return on equity of 22.46% and a net margin of 10.36%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 1.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.45 EPS. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. will post $2.03 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently announced a semiannual dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 18th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 13th will be paid a $0.18 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 12th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.29%. Twenty-First Century Fox’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 22.64%.

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA)

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