State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D increased its stake in Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) by 60.0% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 1,600,000 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 600,000 shares during the period. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D’s holdings in Twenty-First Century Fox were worth $44,592,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Lee Danner & Bass Inc. boosted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 1.5% in the second quarter. Lee Danner & Bass Inc. now owns 108,370 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,020,000 after buying an additional 1,550 shares in the last quarter. CIBC Asset Management Inc boosted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 6.2% in the second quarter. CIBC Asset Management Inc now owns 55,149 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,537,000 after buying an additional 3,218 shares in the last quarter. Coronation Fund Managers Ltd. boosted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 29.6% in the second quarter. Coronation Fund Managers Ltd. now owns 874,468 shares of the company’s stock worth $24,371,000 after buying an additional 199,570 shares in the last quarter. NGAM Advisors L.P. boosted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 44.5% in the second quarter. NGAM Advisors L.P. now owns 703,105 shares of the company’s stock worth $19,595,000 after buying an additional 216,460 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 4.6% in the second quarter. Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. now owns 6,969,671 shares of the company’s stock worth $194,245,000 after buying an additional 304,462 shares in the last quarter. 23.20% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ FOX) opened at 28.06 on Friday. 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 $51.93 billion, a PE ratio of 17.26 and a beta of 1.19. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. has a one year low of $23.88 and a one year high of $31.94.

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A number of equities analysts have issued reports on FOX shares. TheStreet cut shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 24th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 18th. Finally, BidaskClub raised shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, July 31st. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $32.86.

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

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