State of Alaska Department of Revenue increased its position in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) by 4.8% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 4,365 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 200 shares during the period. State of Alaska Department of Revenue’s holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox were worth $123,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Advisory Services Network LLC bought a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the first quarter worth $106,000. Whittier Trust Co. raised its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 22.3% in the first quarter. Whittier Trust Co. now owns 3,821 shares of the company’s stock worth $124,000 after buying an additional 697 shares in the last quarter. TrimTabs Asset Management LLC raised its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 89.0% in the first quarter. TrimTabs Asset Management LLC now owns 4,384 shares of the company’s stock worth $142,000 after buying an additional 2,064 shares in the last quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. raised its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 3.5% in the first quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 4,495 shares of the company’s stock worth $146,000 after buying an additional 151 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Global X Management Co. LLC raised its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 26.5% in the first quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC now owns 4,657 shares of the company’s stock worth $151,000 after buying an additional 975 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 53.96% of the company’s stock.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) traded up 1.18% on Friday, reaching $28.21. 6,813,863 shares of the company traded hands. The stock has a market capitalization of $52.30 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.79 and a beta of 1.27. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $28.17 and a 200-day moving average of $29.35. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. has a 1-year low of $23.33 and a 1-year high of $32.60.

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 9th. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $6.75 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.79 billion. Twenty-First Century Fox had a net margin of 10.36% and a return on equity of 22.46%. Twenty-First Century Fox’s revenue was up 1.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.45 EPS. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. will post $2.03 EPS for the current year.

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

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FOXA has been the subject of a number of research reports. Rosenblatt Securities upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $33.00 target price for the company in a research report on Thursday, May 11th. Pivotal Research reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $37.00 price objective (up previously from $36.00) on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Sunday, April 23rd. Guggenheim reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price objective (up previously from $34.00) on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Friday, April 14th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, May 11th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price objective on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Friday, May 12th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and nineteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Twenty-First Century Fox has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $33.23.

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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