Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) – Investment analysts at KeyCorp issued their Q1 2019 earnings estimates for shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report issued on Wednesday. KeyCorp analyst A. Hargreaves anticipates that the company will post earnings per share of $0.51 for the quarter. KeyCorp has a “Buy” rating and a $35.00 price target on the stock. KeyCorp also issued estimates for Twenty-First Century Fox’s Q2 2019 earnings at $0.43 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.59 EPS and Q4 2019 earnings at $0.57 EPS.

Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. B. Riley reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Pivotal Research upped their price objective on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from $35.00 to $37.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, December 14th. ValuEngine raised shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, February 9th. BMO Capital Markets upped their price objective on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from $35.00 to $37.00 and gave the stock a “market perform” rating in a research report on Monday. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies set a $35.00 price objective on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and thirteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Twenty-First Century Fox currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $37.73.

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ FOXA) traded up $0.18 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $36.58. 7,189,100 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 10,464,914. The company has a current ratio of 2.16, a quick ratio of 1.77 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.98. The company has a market capitalization of $67,432.02, a P/E ratio of 17.09, a PEG ratio of 1.88 and a beta of 1.32. Twenty-First Century Fox has a one year low of $24.81 and a one year high of $39.13.

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. The company reported $0.42 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $8.04 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.94 billion. Twenty-First Century Fox had a net margin of 13.49% and a return on equity of 19.01%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.53 earnings per share.

The firm also recently declared a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, April 18th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.00503778337531486%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 13th. Twenty-First Century Fox’s payout ratio is currently 16.82%.

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in FOXA. Verition Fund Management LLC purchased a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $365,000. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. lifted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 76.8% in the 3rd quarter. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. now owns 261,190 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,890,000 after purchasing an additional 113,484 shares during the period. Fort L.P. lifted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 831.1% in the 3rd quarter. Fort L.P. now owns 274,233 shares of the company’s stock worth $7,234,000 after purchasing an additional 244,781 shares during the period. KBC Group NV lifted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 0.6% in the 3rd quarter. KBC Group NV now owns 930,207 shares of the company’s stock worth $24,538,000 after purchasing an additional 5,364 shares during the period. Finally, Prudential Financial Inc. lifted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 37.7% in the 3rd quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 2,365,808 shares of the company’s stock worth $62,410,000 after purchasing an additional 647,790 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 53.52% of the company’s stock.

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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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