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SKYAY

Sky

$41.77

-0.74 (-1.74%)

, FOX

21st Century Fox

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Chairman James Murdock losing Sky shareholder support, Hollywood Reporter says

Shareholders of Sky (SKYAY) voted in favor of all board members standing for re-election, including 21st Century Fox (FOX; FOXA) CEO James Murdoch, who serves as chairman, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Murdoch's shareholder support dropped sharply from recent years with almost 30% of the shareholder vote cast against his re-election on Thursday, the publication said. Reference Link

SKYAY

Sky

$41.77

-0.74 (-1.74%)

FOX

21st Century Fox

FOXA

21st Century Fox

$24.56

0.01 (0.04%)

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On The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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Sky upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman
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RBCM
Outperform
Sky upgraded to Outperform from Underperform at RBC Capital
RBC Capital analyst Wilton Fry double upgraded Sky to Outperform from Underperform with a GBP 1,100 price target.
FOX 21st Century Fox

09/06/16
RHCO
09/06/16
NO CHANGE
Target $18
RHCO
Neutral
SunTrust sees 'limited' list of Twitter suitors, says activist action unlikely
SunTrust analyst Robert Peck reiterated his belief that Twitter (TWTR) is unlikely to sell itself in 2016 in a new note to investors, but noted that investors have asked him who would be interested if Twitter were open to a sale. While giving his opinion on potential acquirers - which he sees possibly including Google (GOOG), Facebook (FB), Apple (AAPL), Amazon (AMZN), Microsoft (MSFT), AT&T (T), Verizon (VZ), Disney (DIS), Fox (FOXA), and Alibaba (BABA) - Peck said the company's high price and "unique" asset limit the potential buyers and gave his view that a PE buyer is highly unlikely given the company's lack of free cash flow. Additionally, Peck thinks activist action at Twitter seems "extremely unlikely" despite "unsubstantiated investor conjecture" and media reports. The analyst keeps Neutral rating and $18 price target on Twitter shares.
09/15/16
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Market Perform
21st Century Fox downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Bernstein
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On The Fly: Top five analyst downgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst downgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. 21st Century Fox (FOX, FOXA) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Bernstein with analyst Jason Park citing a reduction in his estimates for the company's Star India business. 2. Wells Fargo (WFC) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at Atlantic Equities. 3. Citi (C) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman with analyst Richard Ramsden saying Citi's expected earnings inflection has failed to materialize and ROEs are at 7.7%, well below management's 10% target. 4. McCormick (MKC) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Bernstein with analyst Alexia Howard citing valuation. 5. Novavax (NVAX) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray, to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan, to Neutral from Buy at Ladenburg, to Neutral from Outperform at Wedbush, and to Neutral from Buy at Citi. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
09/26/16
UBSW
09/26/16
NO CHANGE
Target $92
UBSW
Neutral
Consumer satisfaction with competitors has caught up to Netflix, says UBS
UBS analyst Doug Mitchelson said that the firm's Evidence Lab survey indicated that U.S. consumer satisfaction with Amazon Prime Video (AMZN) and Hulu - the joint venture owned by Time Warner (TWX), Comcast (CMCSA), 21st Century Fox (FOXA), and Disney (DIS) - has now caught up to Netflix (NFLX), advising that investors should "continue to monitor competitive threats closely" as Netflix leads the category but demand for consumer media time, attention and wallet has intensified. The analyst, who added that Netflix's "pricing power remains unclear" based on the firm's survey work, keeps a Neutral rating and $92 price target on Netflix shares.
FOXA 21st Century Fox
$24.56

0.01 (0.04%)

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BERN
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21st Century Fox downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Bernstein
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BERN
Market Perform
21st Century Fox downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Bernstein
As noted earlier, Bernstein downgraded 21st Century Fox to Market Perform from Outperform. Analyst Jason Park based the downgrade on a reduction in his estimates for the company's Star India business. However, he thinks the company faces many other risks, including lower domestic affiliate fees, lower overseas advertising revenue, and higher cable network expenses. Additionally, he thinks that investors will remain skeptical about the stock even if the company beats his estimates. Target $26.

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GE

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Pure Storage

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Nielsen

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CBS

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Alnylam

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Express Scripts

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Novartis

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Novartis

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