Stock analysts at Citigroup started coverage on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm set a “neutral” rating and a $40.00 price target on the stock. Citigroup‘s price objective indicates a potential upside of 9.65% from the company’s previous close.

A number of other research analysts have also issued reports on FOXA. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $54.00 target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday, January 8th. Societe Generale lowered shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, January 24th. Vertical Group upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, February 4th. Buckingham Research increased their price objective on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from $52.00 to $54.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, February 25th. Finally, UBS Group increased their price objective on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox to $52.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 13th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and fifteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $47.55.

Shares of NASDAQ FOXA opened at $36.48 on Tuesday. Twenty-First Century Fox has a 52 week low of $35.90 and a 52 week high of $41.95.

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, February 6th. The company reported $0.37 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.05. The firm had revenue of $8.50 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $8.47 billion. Twenty-First Century Fox’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.42 earnings per share. As a group, equities analysts expect that Twenty-First Century Fox will post 2.13 EPS for the current year.

A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in FOXA. Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC bought a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox in the fourth quarter valued at $26,000. Sontag Advisory LLC bought a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox in the fourth quarter valued at $36,000. We Are One Seven LLC bought a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox in the fourth quarter valued at $38,000. Athena Capital Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the fourth quarter valued at about $40,000. Finally, Moody National Bank Trust Division bought a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the fourth quarter valued at about $49,000.

About Twenty-First Century Fox

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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