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Bessemer Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 91.4% during the third quarter. It improved, as 12 investors sold FOX shares while 137 reduced holdings. Fort L.P. increased its stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 831.1% in the 3rd quarter. The institutional investor held 30,141 shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.18M, up from 19,242 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Independent Franchise Partners LLP raised its stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 7.7% during the third quarter.

The stock increased 2.60% or $0.93 during the last trading session, reaching $36.66. Global X Management Co. Finally, Tiedemann Wealth Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the 3rd quarter valued at about $148,000. Tredje AP fonden now owns 4,208 shares of the company's stock worth $109,000 after buying an additional 4,207 shares during the period. Investec Asset Management LTD boosted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 30.9% during the third 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 during the period. Alpine Associates Management Inc. bought a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the fourth quarter valued at $59,134,000. The stock decreased 0.25% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $31.43. 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. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has a fifty-two week low of $24.30 and a fifty-two week high of $38.56. The share price has yet to cross its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of -3.48% and sits 0.82% higher versus its 50 days moving average. The company has a market cap of $66,190.82, a PE ratio of 16.70, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.85 and a beta of 1.32.

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The company is expected to report earnings of $0.39 a share for the next quarter. Pivotal Research maintained Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Moreover, First Trust Advsr Limited Partnership has 0.01% invested in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Highvista Strategies Llc who had been investing in Ptc Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.84 billion market cap company. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 13th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 13th. (FOX) has an annual dividend of $0.36, while its annual dividend yield is 1.02%. (NASDAQ:FOX). Victory invested 0% in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.

A number of other brokerages have also recently issued reports on FOXA. Royal Bank of Canada restated an "outperform" rating and set a $34.00 price objective (down from $35.00) on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, June 16 report. On Wednesday, January 6 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Outperform".

Several research analysts recently issued reports on FOXA shares. A 12 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while1 believe that investors should either steer clear of FOX or, if they already own its stock, sell it. The company now has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of $37.60. Finally, Prudential Financial Inc. increased its stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 37.7% in the 3rd quarter. It operates through Cable Network Programming, Television, and Filmed Entertainment divisions. The Cable Network Programming segment produces and licenses news, business news, sports, general entertainment, factual entertainment and movie programming for distribution. (FOXA), we can see that the 40-day commodity channel index signal is presently Hold while the 50-day Parabolic SAR generates a Buy signal.