Media headlines about 21st Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. 21st Century Fox earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 46.3071067134883 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
Here are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:
- Fox wants Thursday Night Football schedule to rival Sunday Night Football (awfulannouncing.com)
- Fox Attorney Claims “Political Assault” on Attempt to Purchase Sky (hollywoodreporter.com)
- [$$] Fox bid for Sky deserves a swift and fair decision (finance.yahoo.com)
- ‘Black Panther’ Box Office: All The Milestones From Its First Two Months (finance.yahoo.com)
- BidaskClub Upgrades 21st Century Fox (FOX) to “Sell” (americanbankingnews.com)
Several research analysts have issued reports on the company. Loop Capital assumed coverage on 21st Century Fox in a research report on Friday, March 16th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $43.00 price objective for the company. BidaskClub upgraded 21st Century Fox from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, January 5th.
21st Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.38 by $0.04. 21st Century Fox had a return on equity of 19.01% and a net margin of 13.49%. The business had revenue of $8.04 billion during the quarter.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, April 18th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 14th will be given a $0.18 dividend. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.97%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 13th.
About 21st Century Fox
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company primarily in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, and Latin America. It operates through Cable Network Programming, Television, and Filmed Entertainment segments.
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