Recent analysts Ratings: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA)

07 February, 2017, 00:46 | Author: Lorena Waters
  • Cable, Sports Carry Fox to Strong Q2 Earnings

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role.

At 21st Century Fox's cable network programming segment, operating income rose 6% to $1.33 billion. Let us check out how WSJ analysts have ranked FOXA for quarterly and monthly. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a "strong sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, October 17th.

May 04, 2016: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. reported Q3 earnings of $0.47, matching consensus estimates of $0.47. Nine analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The mean price target is calculated keeping in view the consensus of 15 analysts.

Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) opened at 31.46 on Friday.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 13.49, a price to book ratio of 2.11, and a price to sales ratio of 1.97.

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The stock's price switched up 3.57% 20-Days Simple Moving Average, added 8.30% from 50-Days Simple Moving Average and rose 15.03% from 200 Days Simple Moving Average. FOXA said it had a profit of $0.53 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The Company showed a positive 10.50% in the net profit margin.

The Rupert Murdoch-controlled company's total revenue increased 4.2 percent to $7.68 billion. -Earnings Growth (Y-o-Y): 14.2% -EPS (Q2): $0.53 vs. $0.44 past year. The company's quarterly revenue was up 7.1% compared to the same quarter previous year. Cibc World Markets Corp increased its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 10.0% in the second quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 4,410 shares of the company's stock worth $120,000 after buying an additional 650 shares during the last quarter. Company's annual sales growth for the past five year was 2.40%.

Yesterday Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) traded -0.19% lower at $31.38.

The Company has 1833.53 million shares outstanding and 1468.92 million shares were floated in market. Finally, Courier Capital Corp boosted its stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 21.7% in the second quarter. The stock had a trading capacity of 1.43M shares. Post-earnings, Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. stock ranged between $22.66 and $24.73 after opening the day (02/09/2016) at $22.88.

Revenue for its largest segment, cable network programming, came in at $3.96 billion, up from a year-earlier $3.7 billion. 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 telecommunications companies and online video distributors in the United States and internationally.



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