Some Traders See Unusual Bearish Options Activity in Twenty-First Century Fox Inc

 Some Traders See Unusual Bearish Options Activity in Twenty First Century Fox Inc

In today’s session Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA) recorded an unusually high (679) contracts volume of put trades. Someone, most probably a professional was a very active buyer of the January, 2017 put, expecting serious FOXA decrease. With 679 contracts traded and 67304 open interest for the Jan, 17 contract, it seems this is a quite bearish bet. The option with symbol: FOXA170120P00023000 closed last at: $0.2 or 0% . About 1.32M shares traded hands. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) has declined 8.13% since April 18, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.56% the S&P500.

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) Ratings Coverage

Out of 22 analysts covering Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA), 16 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 6 “Hold”. This means 73% are positive. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has been the topic of 45 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Outperform” on Tuesday, February 9. The stock of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) earned “Mkt Perform” rating by FBR Capital on Tuesday, February 9. The stock of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 20 by Pivotal Research. Topeka Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, August 6 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, February 5 by Telsey Advisory Group. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, August 14. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, January 6 by Credit Suisse. The company was initiated on Thursday, October 8 by Pacific Crest. Topeka Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, February 9 report. Jefferies maintained the shares of FOXA in a report on Thursday, August 4 with “Buy” rating.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. is involved in creating and distributing media services. Its business portfolio consists of cable, broadcast, film, pay TV and satellite assets. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., formerly known as News Corporation, is based in New York, United States.”

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. is a media and entertainment company. The company has a market cap of $52.46 billion. The Company’s divisions include Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment, and Other, Corporate and Eliminations. It has a 18.29 P/E ratio. The Cable Network Programming segment produces and licenses news, business news, sports, general entertainment, factual entertainment and movie programming for distribution.

FOXA Company Profile

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., incorporated on October 23, 2003, is a media and entertainment company. The Company’s divisions include Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment, and Other, Corporate and Eliminations. The Company’s activities are conducted principally in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia and Latin America.

More recent Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “21st Century Fox America, Inc. Prices an Aggregate of $850 Million of New Debt” on November 15, 2016. Also Wsj.com published the news titled: “21st Century Fox Posts 22% Increase in Profit” on November 02, 2016. Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “Fitch Expects to Rate Twenty-First Century Fox’s Bond Offering ‘BBB+'” with publication date: November 15, 2016 was also an interesting one.

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