CenturyLink Investment Management Co increased its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) by 1.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 22,424 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 372 shares during the period. CenturyLink Investment Management Co’s holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox were worth $635,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in FOXA. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. increased its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox by 3.5% in the first 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 in the last quarter. Capital One National Association increased its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox by 1.5% in the first quarter. Capital One National Association now owns 14,093 shares of the company’s stock worth $456,000 after buying an additional 202 shares in the last quarter. Auxier Asset Management increased its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. Auxier Asset Management now owns 77,012 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,159,000 after buying an additional 236 shares in the last quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB increased its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox by 0.5% in the first quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB now owns 54,956 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,780,000 after buying an additional 270 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Quadrant Capital Group LLC boosted its position in Twenty-First Century Fox by 4.2% in the first quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 7,117 shares of the company’s stock worth $222,000 after buying an additional 285 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 53.96% of the company’s stock.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) opened at 28.20 on Tuesday. The firm has a market capitalization of $52.19 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.34 and a beta of 1.27. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. has a one year low of $23.33 and a one year high of $32.60. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $27.99 and a 200-day moving average price of $29.44.

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May 10th. The company reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.06. Twenty-First Century Fox had a return on equity of 24.40% and a net margin of 10.72%. The business had revenue of $7.56 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.63 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.47 EPS. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 4.6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. will post $1.93 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price objective on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Saturday, July 22nd. Guggenheim reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $35.00 price target on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. Zacks Investment Research cut Twenty-First Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 11th. Finally, Cowen and Company reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $33.00 price objective on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a report on Tuesday, July 11th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and eighteen have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $33.10.

About Twenty-First Century Fox

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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA)

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