USG Corporation (NYSE:USG), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA)

08 February, 2017, 00:49 | Author: Elaine Woods
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(NASDAQ:FOXA) as "STRONG BUY", 9 rated as "BUY" and 12 issued a "HOLD" rating.

Filmed Entertainment's OIBDA surged 29% to $389 million in the quarter primarily owing to higher contributions from the company's film studio due to decrease in theatrical releasing costs. Dai Ichi Life Holdings Inc. increased its stake in shares of Twenty-First Century Fox by 16.9% in the third quarter. The Short Ratio for the stock is 2.31. The adverse impact of foreign exchange rates influenced quarterly revenue growth by $84 million. Capital Research Global Investors now owns 57,390,778 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,390,005,000 after buying an additional 4,436,459 shares in the last quarter.

In other Twenty-First Century Fox news, insider Jeffrey W. Ubben acquired 3,000,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Friday, December 16th. (NASDAQ:FOX) was down -0.22% (-$0.07) to $31.09 and showed a volume of 1.66 mln shares. FOX institutional ownership remained 41.00% while insider ownership included 51.59%.

Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.

Analysts' mean recommendation for Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.'s (FOXA) stands at 2.10. The firm's stock has a market capitalization of $24.83 bln. The 52-week high of the shares is $31.75 while the 52-week low is $22.66.

The Relative Volume of the company is 0.77 and Average Volume (3 months) is 9.71 million. (NASDAQ:FOXA) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Feb 06 AMC at 0.51, whereas, 10 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.52. Twenty-First Century Fox had a net margin of 10.45% and a return on equity of 23.28%.

Due to mixed results not much movement was noticed in the stock during after hours trading session.

The Company reported total quarterly revenues of $7.68 billion, a $307 million, or 4%, increase from the $7.38 billion of revenues reported in the prior year quarter.

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Several insiders were part of recent insider activity for the stock. Jefferies Group LLC restated a "buy" rating and set a $35.00 price target on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a report on Monday, January 16th.

08/04/2016 - Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Pivotal Research.

Wedbush upped the price target of 21st Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) to $36.00 stating a potential upside of 0.16%.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc is a media and entertainment company.

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Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc is a media and entertainment company. Increase in OBIDA was due to higher contribution from the Filmed Entertainment, Cable Network Programming and Television segments. Our record-breaking post-season baseball run underscores the enormous value of our sports programming, as well as the broader competitive advantage we have built through our other leadership positions in entertainment and news. (FOXA), and see some interesting trends in the stock's behavior of late.

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