Fox Corporation operates as a news, sports, and entertainment company in the United States. More Details
Solid track record and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Fox's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FOXA is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: FOXA's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: FOXA underperformed the US Media industry which returned 59.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FOXA underperformed the US Market which returned 50.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Fox's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Fox undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: FOXA ($37.26) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($57.16)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FOXA is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FOXA is good value based on its PE Ratio (11x) compared to the US Media industry average (21x).
PE vs Market: FOXA is good value based on its PE Ratio (11x) compared to the US market (19.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: FOXA's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FOXA's PB Ratio (2x) is in line with the US Media industry average.
How is Fox forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 22 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FOXA's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.9% per year).
Earnings vs Market: FOXA's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: FOXA's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: FOXA's revenue (2.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FOXA's revenue (2.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: FOXA's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16%).
How has Fox performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FOXA has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FOXA's current net profit margins (16.2%) are higher than last year (10.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FOXA's earnings have grown by 2.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FOXA's earnings growth over the past year (51.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (2.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: FOXA earnings growth over the past year (51.7%) exceeded the Media industry 39.4%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: FOXA's Return on Equity (18.3%) is considered low.
How is Fox's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FOXA's short term assets ($8.7B) exceed its short term liabilities ($3.0B).
Long Term Liabilities: FOXA's short term assets ($8.7B) exceed its long term liabilities ($8.6B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FOXA's debt to equity ratio (70.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if FOXA's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: FOXA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (36.3%).
Interest Coverage: FOXA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.1x coverage).
What is Fox current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: FOXA's dividend (1.23%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.24%).
High Dividend: FOXA's dividend (1.23%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.42%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, FOXA has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: FOXA has only been paying a dividend for 2 years, and since then payments have not increased.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (13.6%), FOXA's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: FOXA's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (17.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Lachlan Murdoch (49 yo)
Mr. Lachlan Keith Murdoch has been Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. since April 2019. He serves as Executive Chairman of Fox Corporation since January 2019, Di...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Lachlan's total compensation ($USD29.15M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.15M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Lachlan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: FOXA's management team is considered experienced (2.6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: FOXA's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: FOXA insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Fox Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Fox Corporation
- Ticker: FOXA
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2018
- Industry: Broadcasting
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: US$21.368b
- Shares outstanding: 580.21m
- Website: https://www.foxcorporation.com
Number of Employees
- Fox Corporation
- 1211 Avenue of the Americas
- New York
- New York
- United States
Fox Corporation operates as a news, sports, and entertainment company in the United States. The company operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segment...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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