News coverage about Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Twenty-First Century Fox earned a daily sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 46.0219094020092 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Here are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s analysis:
- The Cranberries’ Sales and Streams Have Surged Since Dolores O’Riordan’s Death (finance.yahoo.com)
- Why Did Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Gain 25% in 2017? (finance.yahoo.com)
- Review: ‘Maze Runner: The Death Cure’ Ends Its Race On A High Note (finance.yahoo.com)
- What every Disney executive needs to do this year (finance.yahoo.com)
- Sony Pictures chief says ‘we have to grow’ or ‘be somebody’s purchase’ (finance.yahoo.com)
FOX has been the topic of several analyst reports. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Saturday, November 4th. OTR Global upgraded shares of Twenty-First Century Fox to a “positive” rating in a research note on Monday, October 30th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Twenty-First Century Fox currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $34.00.
Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter. Twenty-First Century Fox had a net margin of 10.30% and a return on equity of 21.42%.
In other Twenty-First Century Fox news, EVP Gerson Zweifach sold 110,728 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $34.90, for a total value of $3,864,407.20. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 36,007 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,256,644.30. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. 39.40% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.
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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