Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) was upgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Saturday.

A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the company. OTR Global raised Twenty-First Century Fox to a “positive” rating in a research note on Monday, October 30th. TheStreet raised Twenty-First Century Fox from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Friday, August 4th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $34.00.

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) traded up $0.32 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $31.47. The stock had a trading volume of 5,137,816 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,781,748. The company has a market cap of $57,706.25, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.22 and a beta of 1.26. Twenty-First Century Fox has a 1-year low of $24.30 and a 1-year high of $31.94. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09, a current ratio of 2.08 and a quick ratio of 1.73.

Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Neuberger Berman Group LLC purchased a new position in Twenty-First Century Fox during the 3rd quarter worth $2,134,000. California Public Employees Retirement System increased its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox by 15.0% during the 3rd quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 2,018,343 shares of the company’s stock worth $52,053,000 after purchasing an additional 263,143 shares during the period. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC purchased a new position in Twenty-First Century Fox during the 3rd quarter worth $825,000. Berkley W R Corp purchased a new position in Twenty-First Century Fox during the 3rd quarter worth $3,301,000. Finally, Janus Henderson Group PLC increased its holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox by 136.1% during the 3rd quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 837,635 shares of the company’s stock worth $21,603,000 after purchasing an additional 482,869 shares during the period. 23.42% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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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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