Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the eight brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price target among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $31.80.

FOX has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. TheStreet upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Friday. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, July 31st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “sell” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $31.00 price target for the company in a research report on Tuesday, June 13th.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in FOX. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the first quarter worth $105,000. Tredje AP fonden boosted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 64.7% in the first quarter. Tredje AP fonden now owns 3,531 shares of the company’s stock worth $113,000 after buying an additional 1,387 shares during the period. Dupont Capital Management Corp acquired a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the second quarter worth $122,000. Creative Planning boosted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 3.6% in the first quarter. Creative Planning now owns 4,188 shares of the company’s stock worth $133,000 after buying an additional 144 shares during the period. Finally, Paragon Capital Management Ltd acquired a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox during the first quarter worth $186,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 23.18% of the company’s stock.

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Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) traded down 0.43% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $27.72. 344,095 shares of the stock traded hands. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $27.66 and a 200 day moving average of $29.03. The company has a market cap of $51.31 billion, a P/E ratio of 17.05 and a beta of 1.19. Twenty-First Century Fox has a 12 month low of $23.88 and a 12 month high of $31.94.

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.

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