NASDAQ:FOXA - Twenty-First Century Fox Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$48.16 -0.11 (-0.23 %)
(As of 11/18/2018 04:52 AM ET)
Previous Close$48.16
Today's Range$47.88 - $48.41
52-Week Range$30.22 - $50.15
Volume9.93 million shs
Average Volume10.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$88.79 billion
P/E Ratio24.45
Dividend Yield0.75%
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. operates as a diversified media and entertainment company primarily in the United States and Canada, Europe, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming, Television, and Filmed Entertainment segments. The company produces and licenses news, business news, sports, general entertainment, factual entertainment, and movie programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunication companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats in entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Cable & other pay television services
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FOXA
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:FOXAV


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.84
Current Ratio2.45
Quick Ratio1.96


Trailing P/E Ratio24.45
Forward P/E Ratio24.45
P/E Growth2.95

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$30.40 billion
Price / Sales2.93
Cash Flow$2.3390 per share
Price / Cash20.59
Book Value$11.83 per share
Price / Book4.07


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.97
Net Income$4.46 billion
Net Margins16.01%
Return on Equity18.01%
Return on Assets6.91%


Outstanding Shares1,852,570,000
Market Cap$88.79 billion

Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Twenty-First Century Fox's stock symbol?

Twenty-First Century Fox trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FOXA."

How often does Twenty-First Century Fox pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Twenty-First Century Fox?

Twenty-First Century Fox declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Wednesday, August 8th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Wednesday, October 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 11th. View Twenty-First Century Fox's Dividend History.

How were Twenty-First Century Fox's earnings last quarter?

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.52. The firm had revenue of $7.18 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.23 billion. Twenty-First Century Fox had a net margin of 16.01% and a return on equity of 18.01%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.49 earnings per share. View Twenty-First Century Fox's Earnings History.

When is Twenty-First Century Fox's next earnings date?

Twenty-First Century Fox is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Twenty-First Century Fox.

What price target have analysts set for FOXA?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Twenty-First Century Fox's shares. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect Twenty-First Century Fox's stock price to reach $46.0588 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Twenty-First Century Fox.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Twenty-First Century Fox?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Twenty-First Century Fox in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Twenty-First Century Fox.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Twenty-First Century Fox stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Twenty-First Century Fox stock:
  • 1. Pivotal Research analysts commented, "We continue to rate Fox Hold. Fox’s fiscal 1Q19 results were generally consistent with expectations. During the quarter, Cable Networks saw domestic affiliate fee growth of +9% and ad revenue growth of +7% with lower revenue from licensing of FX Networks content. The ad revenue result was particularly strong, with the outcome attributed to higher pricing at Fox News and FX as well as FIFA Sports 1. Domestic OIBDA margins rose by +6%. International affiliate revenues rose +10% in constant currency terms (though down -1% as reported) while international advertising was lower relative to 1Q18 in constant currency terms (-8% as reported). International OIBDA was down -24% in USD. On a combined basis, revenues rose by +4% while margins fell from 36.0% to 35.4%." (11/8/2018)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Twenty-First Century Fox is expected to hurt from increasing expenses in the Cable Networking Programming and the Television segment. However, the company is gaining from increasing affiliate and advertising revenues from the Cable Network Programming and Television segments as well as improving content revenues at the Filmed Entertainment segment. The company continues to benefit from rise in retransmission and robust advertising demand for its live content and entertainment product. Shares have outperformed the industry on a year-to-date basis." (10/9/2018)

Has Twenty-First Century Fox been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about FOXA stock has trended somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Twenty-First Century Fox earned a media sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Twenty-First Century Fox?

Twenty-First Century Fox saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 20,382,486 shares, an increase of 20.3% from the October 15th total of 16,941,236 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 9,516,249 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 2.0% of the company's stock are sold short. View Twenty-First Century Fox's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Twenty-First Century Fox's key competitors?

Who are Twenty-First Century Fox's key executives?

Twenty-First Century Fox's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lachlan Keith Murdoch, Exec. Co-Chairman (Age 47)
  • Mr. Keith Rupert Murdoch AC, Exec. Co-Chairman (Age 87)
  • Mr. James Rupert Murdoch, CEO & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Charles Carey, Vice Chairman & Consultant (Age 65)
  • Mr. John P. Nallen, Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 61)

Who are Twenty-First Century Fox's major shareholders?

Twenty-First Century Fox's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (3.37%), Baupost Group LLC MA (2.81%), Dodge & Cox (2.62%), Independent Franchise Partners LLP (1.56%), FMR LLC (1.55%) and Hound Partners LLC (1.10%).

Which major investors are selling Twenty-First Century Fox stock?

FOXA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Dodge & Cox, Capital World Investors, Franklin Resources Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., PointState Capital LP, York Capital Management Global Advisors LLC and Numen Capital LLP.

Which major investors are buying Twenty-First Century Fox stock?

FOXA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pentwater Capital Management LP, FMR LLC, Baupost Group LLC MA, Capital International Investors, Findlay Park Partners LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Independent Franchise Partners LLP and Hound Partners LLC.

How do I buy shares of Twenty-First Century Fox?

Shares of FOXA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Twenty-First Century Fox's stock price today?

One share of FOXA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.16.

How big of a company is Twenty-First Century Fox?

Twenty-First Century Fox has a market capitalization of $88.79 billion and generates $30.40 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $4.46 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.97 on an earnings per share basis. Twenty-First Century Fox employs 22,400 workers across the globe.

What is Twenty-First Century Fox's official website?

The official website for Twenty-First Century Fox is

How can I contact Twenty-First Century Fox?

Twenty-First Century Fox's mailing address is 1211 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK NY, 10036. The company can be reached via phone at 212-852-7000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ FOXA)

Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  820 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  438 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,258
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Twenty-First Century Fox and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FOXA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FOXA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/18/2018 by Staff

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