OppenheimerFunds Inc. lessened its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOX) by 11.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 30,530 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,770 shares during the quarter. OppenheimerFunds Inc.’s holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox were worth $1,504,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. US Bancorp DE raised its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 116.8% during the 2nd quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 3,840 shares of the company’s stock worth $189,000 after acquiring an additional 2,069 shares in the last quarter. People s United Financial Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the 2nd quarter worth about $211,000. Fox Run Management L.L.C. acquired a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the 2nd quarter worth about $240,000. Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. acquired a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the 2nd quarter worth about $245,000. Finally, FineMark National Bank & Trust acquired a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the 2nd quarter worth about $248,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 23.79% of the company’s stock.

Separately, BidaskClub lowered Twenty-First Century Fox from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday.

In other news, insider Lachlan K. Murdoch purchased 137,801 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 16th. The shares were bought at an average price of $45.48 per share, with a total value of $6,267,189.48. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. 39.40% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Shares of NASDAQ FOX opened at $44.81 on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 2.35, a quick ratio of 1.90 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has a fifty-two week low of $24.30 and a fifty-two week high of $49.65. The stock has a market cap of $82.72 billion, a PE ratio of 22.67 and a beta of 1.27.

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August 8th. The company reported $0.57 earnings per share for the quarter. Twenty-First Century Fox had a return on equity of 18.71% and a net margin of 14.68%. The business had revenue of $7.94 billion for the quarter.

The firm also recently announced a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 17th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 12th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 11th.

Twenty-First Century Fox Profile

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

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