Levin Capital Strategies L.P. grew its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOX) by 40.4% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 397,785 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 114,384 shares during the quarter. Levin Capital Strategies L.P.’s holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox were worth $19,006,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Financial Gravity Companies Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the fourth quarter valued at about $25,000. Legacy Financial Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the fourth quarter valued at about $47,000. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the fourth quarter valued at about $55,000. Lavaca Capital LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the fourth quarter valued at about $58,000. Finally, Lenox Wealth Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the fourth quarter valued at about $105,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 24.07% of the company’s stock.

NASDAQ:FOX opened at $49.29 on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 4.29, a quick ratio of 3.79 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.55. The stock has a market capitalization of $91.39 billion, a PE ratio of 25.04 and a beta of 0.94. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has a twelve month low of $33.75 and a twelve month high of $49.65.

The firm also recently declared a semiannual dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, April 16th. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 8th will be paid a $0.18 dividend. This is an increase from Twenty-First Century Fox’s previous semiannual dividend of $0.15. This represents a dividend yield of 0.73%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, April 5th. Twenty-First Century Fox’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 18.27%.

FOX has been the topic of several research reports. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 9th. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 21st.

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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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