Teacher Retirement System of Texas purchased a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 296,933 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $7,658,000.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Dupont Capital Management Corp acquired a new position in Twenty-First Century Fox during the second quarter worth approximately $122,000. Quantbot Technologies LP grew its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 139.2% in the second quarter. Quantbot Technologies LP now owns 4,418 shares of the company’s stock valued at $123,000 after purchasing an additional 2,571 shares during the last quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. grew its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 91.4% in the third quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 5,497 shares of the company’s stock valued at $141,000 after purchasing an additional 2,625 shares during the last quarter. Elgethun Capital Management acquired a new position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in the second quarter valued at approximately $201,000. Finally, QS Investors LLC grew its position in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 58.5% in the second quarter. QS Investors LLC now owns 8,939 shares of the company’s stock valued at $249,000 after purchasing an additional 3,300 shares during the last quarter. 23.58% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Several equities analysts have recently commented on FOX shares. BidaskClub raised Twenty-First Century Fox from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, July 31st. TheStreet raised Twenty-First Century Fox from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Friday, August 4th. Finally, OTR Global raised Twenty-First Century Fox to a “positive” rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $34.00.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) opened at $30.48 on Friday. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. has a 12-month low of $24.30 and a 12-month 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. The company has a market capitalization of $57,270.00, a P/E ratio of 14.22 and a beta of 1.28.

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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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