Paloma Partners Management Co bought a new position in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOX) in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 6,653 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $328,000.

Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado raised its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox by 1.7% during the second quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado now owns 89,384 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,404,000 after buying an additional 1,509 shares in the last quarter. Sei Investments Co. raised its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox by 0.5% during the second quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 318,783 shares of the company’s stock valued at $15,706,000 after buying an additional 1,704 shares in the last quarter. Intrust Bank NA raised its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox by 18.0% during the second quarter. Intrust Bank NA now owns 12,625 shares of the company’s stock valued at $622,000 after buying an additional 1,928 shares in the last quarter. Advisor Partners LLC raised its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox by 29.8% during the second quarter. Advisor Partners LLC now owns 8,527 shares of the company’s stock valued at $420,000 after buying an additional 1,959 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Comerica Bank raised its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox by 2.0% during the second quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 103,956 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,802,000 after buying an additional 1,991 shares in the last quarter. 23.79% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

NASDAQ FOX opened at $45.49 on Friday. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has a fifty-two week low of $24.30 and a fifty-two week high of $49.65. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89, a quick ratio of 1.90 and a current ratio of 2.35. The stock has a market cap of $83.01 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.75 and a beta of 1.27.

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

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 paid a $0.18 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.8%.

Separately, BidaskClub lowered Twenty-First Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, August 30th.

In other Twenty-First Century Fox news, insider Lachlan K. Murdoch acquired 137,801 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 16th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $45.48 per share, for a total transaction of $6,267,189.48. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Insiders own 39.40% of the company’s stock.

Twenty-First Century Fox Company 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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