Analyst Ratings for 21st Century Fox Inc. Cl A (FOXA)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Shares of 21st Century Fox Inc. Cl A (NASDAQ:FOXA) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, FOXA received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 16 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 11 issued a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 1.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for FOXA. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 39, implying potential capital gains of 32.79 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 25.1, implying potential capital losses of -14.54 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -2.78 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -12.5 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -0.26 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0.79 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.

FOXA has an estimated earnings growth rate of 23.59 percent as forecasted by analysts. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. The PEG ratio of FOXA is 0.76.

In the trailing 52-weeks, FOXA hit 32.60 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 23.33. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 25.89 percent, and 9.91 percent lower than its 52-week high. FOXA has a price/earnings ratio of 18.02. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The FOXA value stock report compares FOXA to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $53.99 billion. FOXA will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.