Busey Trust CO raised its position in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) by 1,443.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 107,471 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 100,509 shares during the period. Busey Trust CO’s holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox were worth $3,046,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Parametrica Management Ltd acquired a new stake in Twenty-First Century Fox during the first quarter worth approximately $229,000. Capital Asset Advisory Services LLC raised its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox by 6.4% in the first quarter. Capital Asset Advisory Services LLC now owns 27,265 shares of the company’s stock worth $883,000 after buying an additional 1,629 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal Can raised its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox by 2.8% in the first quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 834,267 shares of the company’s stock worth $27,021,000 after buying an additional 22,822 shares during the period. Highland Capital Management LLC raised its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox by 13.1% in the first quarter. Highland Capital Management LLC now owns 95,775 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,102,000 after buying an additional 11,080 shares during the period. Finally, Quadrant Capital Group LLC raised its stake 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 period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 53.75% of the company’s stock.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) opened at 28.46 on Friday. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. has a 52-week low of $23.33 and a 52-week 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. The company has a market capitalization of $52.68 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.50 and a beta of 1.27.

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

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A number of research firms recently commented on FOXA. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “buy” rating on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Tuesday, April 11th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price target on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Monday, April 10th. Pivotal Research restated a “buy” rating and set a $37.00 price target (up from $36.00) on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Sunday, April 23rd. Guggenheim restated a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price target (up from $34.00) on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Friday, April 14th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a research report on Thursday. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and nineteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $33.19.

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

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