Laurion Capital Management LP purchased a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A (NASDAQ:FOXA) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 21,263 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,057,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Kaizen Advisory LLC lifted its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A by 121.8% during the second quarter. Kaizen Advisory LLC now owns 2,278 shares of the company’s stock worth $113,000 after buying an additional 1,251 shares during the period. Nelson Roberts Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A during the second quarter worth $122,000. Sun Life Financial INC lifted its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A by 1,522.7% during the second quarter. Sun Life Financial INC now owns 2,856 shares of the company’s stock worth $142,000 after buying an additional 2,680 shares during the period. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. purchased a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A during the first quarter worth $157,000. Finally, Tyers Asset Management LLC lifted its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A by 129.5% during the second quarter. Tyers Asset Management LLC now owns 3,232 shares of the company’s stock worth $161,000 after buying an additional 1,824 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 54.10% of the company’s stock.

Shares of FOXA opened at $44.79 on Friday. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A has a 12 month low of $24.81 and a 12 month high of $50.15. The company has a quick ratio of 1.90, a current ratio of 2.35 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89. The firm has a market cap of $82.70 billion, a PE ratio of 22.74, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.30 and a beta of 1.32.

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A (NASDAQ:FOXA) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 8th. The company reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.03. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A had a return on equity of 18.71% and a net margin of 14.68%. The firm had revenue of $7.94 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $7.52 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.36 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 17.7% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts forecast that Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A will post 2.04 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently disclosed a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 17th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 12th will be issued a dividend of $0.18 per share. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.79%. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A’s dividend payout ratio is presently 18.27%.

A number of analysts have weighed in on the company. Buckingham Research lowered their target price on Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A to $52.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, August 7th. ValuEngine lowered Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 28th. Cowen restated a “hold” rating and set a $49.00 target price on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A in a report on Sunday, August 12th. Loop Capital upped their target price on Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A to $47.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, June 14th. Finally, Pivotal Research restated a “hold” rating and set a $42.00 target price (up previously from $35.00) on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A in a report on Wednesday, June 13th. Nine analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $44.31.

About Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc operates as a diversified media and entertainment company primarily in the United States and Canada, Europe, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming, Television, and Filmed Entertainment segments. The company produces and licenses news, business news, sports, general entertainment, factual entertainment, and movie programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunication companies, and online video distributors.

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