Janus Henderson Group PLC acquired a new position in Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:FWONK) during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 1,005,513 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $38,299,000. Janus Henderson Group PLC owned 0.47% of Liberty Media as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Liberty Media in the second quarter worth about $11,139,000. Teacher Retirement System of Texas purchased a new position in shares of Liberty Media in the second quarter worth about $272,000. Rhumbline Advisers purchased a new position in shares of Liberty Media in the second quarter worth about $3,627,000. Advisors Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Liberty Media in the second quarter worth about $387,000. Finally, SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new position in shares of Liberty Media in the second quarter worth about $183,000. 84.78% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Several research firms have recently weighed in on FWONK. Bank of America began coverage on shares of Liberty Media in a research note on Thursday, September 28th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $45.00 target price for the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Liberty Media from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 18th. J P Morgan Chase & Co began coverage on shares of Liberty Media in a research note on Tuesday, October 3rd. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $38.00 target price for the company. Pivotal Research lifted their target price on shares of Liberty Media from $50.00 to $55.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 15th. Finally, Morgan Stanley boosted their price objective on shares of Liberty Media from $37.00 to $39.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Friday, October 20th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $44.57.

Liberty Media Corporation (NASDAQ:FWONK) opened at $35.74 on Wednesday. Liberty Media Corporation has a 12 month low of $27.55 and a 12 month high of $41.14.

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About Liberty Media

Liberty Media Corporation owns interests in subsidiaries and other companies, which are engaged in the media, communications and entertainment industries. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, the Company operates in North America. The Company’s businesses and assets include its consolidated subsidiaries SIRIUS XM and the Atlanta National League Baseball Club, Inc, and its equity affiliate Live Nation Entertainment, Inc SIRIUS XM broadcasts music, sports, entertainment, comedy, talk, news, traffic and weather channels, as well as infotainment services, in the United States on a subscription fee basis through its two satellite radio systems.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Liberty Media (NASDAQ:FWONK)

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