Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. grew its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) by 282.2% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 118,828 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 87,740 shares during the quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.’s holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox were worth $3,135,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Grove Bank & Trust increased its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 1,328.3% in the second quarter. Grove Bank & Trust now owns 3,785 shares of the company’s stock valued at $107,000 after buying an additional 3,520 shares in the last quarter. Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the third quarter valued at approximately $113,000. State of Alaska Department of Revenue increased its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 4.8% in the second quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 4,365 shares of the company’s stock valued at $123,000 after buying an additional 200 shares in the last quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC increased its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 9.7% in the second quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC now owns 5,108 shares of the company’s stock valued at $145,000 after buying an additional 451 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Westside Investment Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 124.5% in the second quarter. Westside Investment Management Inc. now owns 6,816 shares of the company’s stock valued at $193,000 after buying an additional 3,780 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 54.28% of the company’s stock.

Several analysts recently commented on the company. Cowen and Company reiterated a “market perform” rating and set a $32.00 price target (down from $33.00) on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. B. Riley reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price target on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Wednesday. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $35.00 price target (up from $33.00) on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies assumed coverage on Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Friday, August 11th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $35.00 price target for the company. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and seventeen have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $33.60.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ FOXA) opened at $30.61 on Thursday. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. has a 12 month low of $24.81 and a 12 month high of $32.60. The company has a market capitalization of $57,206.06, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.08, a PEG ratio of 2.12 and a beta of 1.26. The company has a quick ratio of 1.73, a current ratio of 2.08 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09.

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.01. Twenty-First Century Fox had a return on equity of 21.41% and a net margin of 10.30%. The business had revenue of $7 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.80 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.51 EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 7.6% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts expect that Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. will post 1.98 earnings per share for the current year.

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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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