3 Trending Stocks: Honeywell International Inc. (HON), The Home Depot, Inc. (HD), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)

Honeywell International Inc. (HON) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.1% or $-0.12 to close the day at $124.16 on active trading volume of 4.31M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.23M. The Morris Plains New Jersey 07950 based company has been outperforming the diversified machinery group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 19.2%, compared to the industry which has advanced 22.91% over the same period. With RSI of 80.66, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $131.3, making it a hold for now.

Honeywell International Inc. operates as a diversified technology and manufacturing company worldwide. It operates through four segments: Aerospace; Home and Building Technologies; Performance Materials and Technologies; and Safety and Productivity Solutions. The Aerospace segment supplies products, software, and services for aircraft and vehicles that it sells to original equipment manufacturers and other customers in various markets, including air transport, regional, business and general aviation aircraft, airlines, aircraft operators, defense and space contractors, and automotive and truck manufacturers. The Home and Building Technologies segment provides products, software, solutions, and technologies that help homes owners, commercial building owners, and occupants, as well as electricity, gas, and water providers. The Performance Materials and Technologies segment develops and manufactures advanced materials, process technologies, and automation solutions. The Safety and Productivity Solutions segment provides products, software, and connected solutions to customers that enhance productivity, workplace safety, and asset performance. The company was founded in 1920 and is based in Morris Plains, New Jersey.

The Home Depot, Inc. (HD) fell -0.46% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.65 to finish the day at $141.54 with about 4.3M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.37M. The $173.24B market cap company, which fluctuated between $140.9 and $142.99 during the day, currently situated 22.81% above its 52 week low of $118.75 and -0.79% away from its one year high of $142.99. The RSI of 67.39 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

The Home Depot, Inc. operates as a home improvement retailer. It operates The Home Depot stores that sell various building materials, home improvement products, and lawn and garden products, as well as provide installation, home maintenance, and professional service programs to do-it-yourself, do-it-for-me (DIFM), and professional customers. The company offers installation programs that include flooring, cabinets, countertops, water heaters, and sheds; and professional installation in various categories sold through its in-home sales programs, such as roofing, siding, windows, cabinet refacing, furnaces, and central air systems, as well as acts as a contractor to provide installation services to its DIFM customers through third-party installers. It primarily serves home owners; and renovators/remodelers, general contractors, repairmen, installers, small business owners, and tradesmen. The company also sells its products through online. As of December 31, 2015, it had 2,274 stores, including 1,977 in the United States, 182 in Canada, and 115 in Mexico. The Home Depot, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) saw its value decrease by -0.62% as the stock dropped $-0.19 to finish the day at a closing price of $30.51. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $23.33-$31.75 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $30.41 to $30.75 during the day, are up by 11.15% in the past three months and up by 20.66% over the past six months. It is currently trading -0.37% below its 20 day moving average and 3.76% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $34.13 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 54.6. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

 

Trader’s Round Up: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX), Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM), Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI)

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX) retreated with the stock falling -0.82% or $-0.25 to close at $30.08 on light trading volume of 1.98M compared its three months average trading volume of 3.29M. The New York New York 10036 based company has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 15.33% up for the period and up by 10.39% so far this year. With price target of $34 and a 25.96% rebound from 52-week low, Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) dropped $-0.21 to close the day at a new closing price of $68.44, a -0.31% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 42.66% above its 52 week low of $49.97. A total of 1.96M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 2.4M. The stock, which fluctuated between $68.08 and $68.9 during the day, currently situated -0.78% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 6.34% in the past one month and up by 13.27% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $67.83 and RSI of 74.72, the stock still has upside potential, making it a sell for now.

YUM! Brands, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates quick service restaurants. It operates in four segments: YUM China, the KFC Division, the Pizza Hut Division, and the Taco Bell Division. The company develops, operates, franchises, and licenses a system of restaurants, which prepare, package, and sell various food items. As of April 21, 2016, it operated approximately 43,000 restaurants in approximately 130 countries and territories primarily under the KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell brands, which specialize in chicken, pizza, and Mexican-style food categories. The company was formerly known as TRICON Global Restaurants, Inc. and changed its name to YUM! Brands, Inc. in May 2002. YUM! Brands, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) shares were down in last trading by -0.49% to $61.2. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 0.23% over the past week and fell -0.6% in the past month. It is currently trading -3.59% below its 50 day moving average and 15.29% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -10.53% decrease in value from its one year high of $68.59. The RSI indicator value of 39.56, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Baker Hughes Incorporated supplies oilfield services, products, technology, and systems to the oil and natural gas industry worldwide. The company offers drilling and evaluation products and services, which include drill bits for performance drilling, hole enlargement, and coring; open hole (imaging, fluids sampling, etc.) and cased hole (production logging, wellbore integrity, pipe recovery, etc.) well logging services; and emulsion and water-based drilling fluids systems, reservoir drill-in fluids, and completion fluids, as well as fluids environmental services. Its drilling and evaluation products and services also comprise directional drilling systems and services, such as rotary steerables, drilling motors, measurement-while-drilling systems, etc.; logging-while-drilling systems and services, including resistivity, imaging, pressure testing and sampling, etc.; surface logging and coring systems and services; and geoscience services. In addition, the company offers completion and production products and services consisting of completion systems used to control the flow of hydrocarbons within a wellbore; wellbore intervention products and services to enhance the performance of existing wellbores; intelligent production system products and services to monitor, analyze, and control production to optimize returns and ultimate recovery; artificial lifts, such as in-well electric submersible pump systems, progressing cavity pump systems, and gas lift systems, as well as horizontal surface pumping systems that move fluids on the surface for applications, such as injection, disposal, transfer, and pipeline boosting; chemical technologies and services; and onshore and offshore cementing, stimulation, and coil tubing services. Further, it offers industrial services, including downstream chemicals, and process and pipeline services. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. Baker Hughes Incorporated is a subsidiary of General Electric Company.

 

Stock’s Trend Analysis Report: Cummins Inc. (CMI), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA), Consolidated Edison, Inc. (ED)

Cummins Inc. (CMI) fell -0.58% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.89 to finish the day at $151.96 with about 1.46M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.45M. The $25.5B market cap company, which fluctuated between $150.76 and $152.55 during the day, currently situated 66.92% above its 52 week low of $93.27 and -1.08% away from its one year high of $153.62. The RSI of 69.41 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Cummins Inc. designs, manufactures, distributes, and services diesel and natural gas engines, and engine-related component products. It operates through four segments: Engine, Distribution, Components, and Power Generation. The Engine segment offers various diesel and natural gas powered engines under the Cummins and other customer brand names for the heavy-and medium-duty truck, bus, recreational vehicle, light-duty automotive, agricultural, construction, mining, marine, oil and gas, rail, and governmental equipment markets. This segment also provides new parts and services, as well as remanufactured parts and engines. The Distribution segment distributes parts and filtration products, engines, and power generation products, as well as offers service solutions, including maintenance contracts, engineering services, and integrated products. The Components segment provides emission solutions, including custom engineering systems and integrated controls, oxidation catalysts, particulate filters, oxides of nitrogen reduction systems, and engineered components; turbochargers for light-duty, mid-range, heavy-duty, and high-horsepower diesel markets; air and fuel filters, fuel water separators, lube and hydraulic filters, coolants, fuel additives, and other filtration systems; and fuel systems for heavy-duty on-highway diesel engine applications, as well as remanufactures fuel systems. The Power Generation segment designs and manufactures components that make up power generation systems, including controls, alternators, transfer switches, and switchgears, as well as offers power generation systems, components, and services. The company sells its products to original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and other customers worldwide. Cummins Inc. was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Columbus, Indiana.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) gained $0.58 to close the day at a new closing price of $30.3, a 1.95% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 29.88% above its 52 week low of $23.33. A total of 9.26M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 9M. The stock, which fluctuated between $29.57 and $30.4 during the day, currently situated -4.57% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 0.9% in the past one month and up by 11.64% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $34.13 and RSI of 52.15, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Consolidated Edison, Inc. (ED) had a light trading with around 1.25M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.6M. The stock traded between $73.39 and $74.3 before closing at the price of $73.69 with -0.89% change on the day. The New York New York 10003 based company is currently trading 11.66% above its 52 week low of $68.44 and -7.51% below its 52 week high of $81.88. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 55.42 and $72.7 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Consolidated Edison, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in regulated electric, gas, and steam delivery businesses in the United States. It offers electric services to approximately 3.4 million customers in New York City and Westchester County; gas to approximately 1.1 million customers in Manhattan, the Bronx, and parts of Queens and Westchester County; and steam to approximately 1,700 customers in parts of Manhattan. The company owns 62 area distribution substations and various distribution facilities; 39 transmission substations and 62 area stations; electric generation facilities with an aggregate capacity of 724 megawatts that run on gas and fuel oil; 4,348 miles of mains and 369,791 service lines for natural gas distribution; and 1 steam-electric generating station and 5 steam-only generating stations. It also supplies electricity to approximately 0.3 million customers in southeastern New York, and in adjacent areas of northern New Jersey and northeastern Pennsylvania; and gas to approximately 0.1 million customers in southeastern New York and adjacent areas of northeastern Pennsylvania. The company operates 572 circuit miles of transmission lines; 14 transmission substations; 86,794 in-service line transformers; 3,994 pole miles of overhead distribution lines; and 1,889 miles of underground distribution lines, as well as 1,867 miles of mains and 105,482 service lines for natural gas distribution. In addition, it is involved in the sale and related hedging of electricity to retail customers; and provision of energy-related products and services to wholesale and retail customers. Further, the company develops, owns, and operates renewable and energy infrastructure projects, as well as invests in transmission companies. It primarily sells electricity to industrial, commercial, residential, and governmental customers. Consolidated Edison, Inc. was founded in 1884 and is based in New York, New York.

 

Trader’s Buzzers: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) traded within a range of $29.81 to $30.28 after opening the day at $30.19. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 6.67% so far this year. The stock was down close to -0.7% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $29.91 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -5.8% below its 52 week high of $31.75 and 29.61% above its 12-month low of $23.33. The shares are up by over 8.92% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 48.74 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 0.83% or $0.68 to close the day at $82.52 on active trading volume of 8.76M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 11.37M. The Irving Texas 75039 based company has been outperforming the major integrated oil & gas group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 7.34%, compared to the industry which has advanced 32.82% over the same period. With RSI of 36.95, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $88.57, making it a hold for now.

Exxon Mobil Corporation explores for and produces crude oil and natural gas in the United States, Canada/South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia/Oceania. It also manufactures and markets commodity petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and specialty products; and transports and sells crude oil, natural gas, and petroleum products. As of December 31, 2015, the company had approximately 35,909 gross and 30,114 net operated wells. Exxon Mobil Corporation was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.

Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) dropped $-0.24 to close the day at a new closing price of $64.15, a -0.37% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 37.16% above its 52 week low of $49.24. A total of 8.53M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 10.85M. The stock, which fluctuated between $63.96 and $64.57 during the day, currently situated -1.25% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 4.09% in the past one month and up by 0.72% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $68.55 and RSI of 61.33, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Merck & Co., Inc. provides healthcare solutions worldwide. The company offers therapeutic and preventive agents to treat cardiovascular, type 2 diabetes, asthma, nasal allergy symptoms, allergic rhinitis, chronic hepatitis C virus, HIV-1 infection, fungal infections, intra-abdominal infections, hypertension, arthritis and pain, inflammatory, osteoporosis, male pattern hair loss, and fertility diseases. It also offers neuromuscular blocking agents; anti-bacterial products; cholesterol modifying medicines; non-sedating antihistamine; and vaginal contraceptive products. In addition, the company offers products to prevent chemotherapy-induced and post-operative nausea and vomiting; treat brain tumors; treat melanoma and metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer; prevent diseases caused by human papillomavirus; and vaccines for measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, chickenpox, shingles, rotavirus gastroenteritis, and pneumococcal diseases. Further, it offers antibiotic and anti-inflammatory drugs to treat infectious and respiratory diseases, fertility disorders, and pneumonia in cattle, horses, and swine; vaccines for poultry; parasiticide for sea lice in salmon; and antibiotics and vaccines for fishes. Additionally, the company offers companion animal products, such as ointments for otitis; diabetes mellitus treatment for dogs and cats; anthelmintic products; chewable tablets to treat fleas and ticks in dogs; and products for protection against bites from fleas, ticks, mosquitoes, and sandflies. It serves drug wholesalers and retailers, hospitals, government agencies and entities, physicians, physician distributors, veterinarians, distributors, animal producers, and managed health care providers. The company has collaboration agreements with Adaptimmune Therapeutics plc and Agenus; and a research agreement with Proteros Biostructures to develop molecule compounds for various cancer treatments. The company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Kenilworth, New Jersey.

 

3 Stocks in Focus: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX), Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (ETP), Hess Corporation (HES)

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX) fell -0.2% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.06 to finish the day at $29.65 with about 3.05M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.38M. The $23.68B market cap company, which fluctuated between $29.53 and $29.85 during the day, currently situated 27.75% above its 52 week low of $23.88 and -5.27% away from its one year high of $31.3. The RSI of 51.08 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (ETP) dropped $-0.31 to close the day at a new closing price of $38.08, a -0.81% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 114.58% above its 52 week low of $24.37. A total of 3.05M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 4.07M. The stock, which fluctuated between $37.81 and $38.92 during the day, currently situated -7.22% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 8.04% in the past one month and up by 5.53% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $43.95 and RSI of 59.25, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. engages in the natural gas midstream, and intrastate transportation and storage businesses in the United States. The company’s Intrastate Transportation and Storage segment transports natural gas from various natural gas producing areas, and through ET fuel system and HPL system. It owns and operates 7,500 miles of natural gas transportation pipelines and three natural gas storage facilities in Texas. Its Interstate Transportation and Storage segment provides natural gas transportation and storage services; owns and operates approximately 12,300 miles of interstate natural gas pipeline; and has interests in various natural gas pipelines. The company’s Midstream segment gathers, compresses, treats, blends, processes, and markets natural gas. It owns and operates 35,000 miles of in service natural gas, 31 natural gas processing plants, 21 natural gas treating facilities, and 4 natural gas conditioning facilities. The company’s Liquids Transportation and Services segment transports mixed NGLs and other hydrocarbons; stores mixed NGLs, NGL products, and petrochemical products; and separates mixed NGL streams into purity products. It owns and operates various NGL pipelines, and NGL storage facilities with aggregate storage capacity of approximately 51 million barrels. Its Investment in Sunoco Logistics segment gathers, purchases, markets, and sells crude oil; and owns and operates 1,800 miles of refined products pipelines. The company’s Retail Marketing segment sells motor fuel and merchandise at company-operated retail locations and branded convenience stores in 14 states, primarily on the east coast and south regions of the United States. Its Other segment provides natural gas compression equipment and compression services; manages coal and natural resources property, sells standing timber, and leases coal-related infrastructure facilities; and generates electrical power. The company was founded in 1995 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

Hess Corporation (HES) had a light trading with around 3M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.37M. The stock traded between $52.2 and $53.53 before closing at the price of $52.51 with 0.36% change on the day. The New York New York 10036 based company is currently trading 44.79% above its 52 week low of $39.95 and -19.59% below its 52 week high of $65.56. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 29.9 and $65.71 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Hess Corporation, an exploration and production company, develops, produces, purchases, transports, and sells crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas. The company operates in two segments, Exploration and Production, and Bakken Midstream. It is also involved in crude oil and natural gas gathering, processing of natural gas and the fractionation of natural gas liquids, transportation of crude oil by rail car, terminating and loading crude oil and natural gas liquids, and the storage and terminating of propane primarily in the Bakken shale play of North Dakota. The company operates primarily in the United States, Denmark, Equatorial Guinea, the Joint Development Area of Malaysia/Thailand, Malaysia, and Norway. As of December 31, 2015, it had total proved reserves of 1,086 million barrels of oil equivalent. The company was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

 

Stocks To Track: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX), Spectra Energy Corp (SE), The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX)

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX) fell -1.13% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.34 to finish the day at $29.82 with about 3.86M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.46M. The $23.81B market cap company, which fluctuated between $29.58 and $30.19 during the day, currently situated 33.36% above its 52 week low of $23.88 and -4.73% away from its one year high of $31.3. The RSI of 49.18 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Spectra Energy Corp (SE) gained $0.56 to close the day at a new closing price of $41.79, a 1.36% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 60.85% above its 52 week low of $26.88. A total of 3.74M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 3.31M. The stock, which fluctuated between $40.72 and $41.84 during the day, currently situated -4.13% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -1.37% in the past one month and up by 1.69% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $41.8 and RSI of 49.17, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Spectra Energy Corp owns and operates a portfolio of natural gas-related energy assets in North America. It operates through four segments: Spectra Energy Partners, Distribution, Western Canada Transmission & Processing, and Field Services. The Spectra Energy Partners segment engages in the transmission, storage, and gathering of natural gas, as well as transportation and storage of crude oil and natural gas liquids (NGLs) for customers in various regions of the United States and Canada. Its natural gas pipeline systems consist of approximately 21,000 miles of transmission pipelines; and storage capacity comprises 300 billion cubic feet (Bcf). The Distribution segment offers natural gas storage, transmission, and distribution services for residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Canada. It has approximately 40,000 miles of main and service pipelines; storage capacity of approximately 163 Bcf; and transmission system of approximately 3,000 miles of high-pressure pipeline and mainline compressor stations. The Western Canada Transmission & Processing segment provides natural gas transmission, and gas gathering and processing services; and services to natural gas producers to remove impurities from the raw gas stream, including water, carbon dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, and other substances. It also extracts, fractionates, transports, stores, and markets NGLs for western Canadian producers and NGL customers. It serves local distribution companies, end-use industrial and commercial customers, marketers, and exploration and production companies. The Field Services segment gathers, compresses, treats, processes, transports, stores, and sells natural gas; produces, fractionates, transports, stores, and sells NGLs; recovers and sells condensate; and trades in and markets natural gas and NGLs. It owns or operates approximately 67,000 miles of gathering and transmission pipeline. The company was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX) had a light trading with around 3.74M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 5.47M. The stock traded between $30.17 and $30.83 before closing at the price of $30.53 with -0.07% change on the day. The New York New York 10154 based company is currently trading 42.68% above its 52 week low of $22.45 and -2.55% below its 52 week high of $31.69. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 58.15 and $35.13 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

The Blackstone Group L.P. is a publicly owned hedge fund sponsor. The firm also provides financial advisory services to its clients. It provides its services to public and corporate pension funds, academic, cultural, and charitable organizations, retirees, sovereign wealth funds, and institutional and individual investors. The firm manages separate client focused portfolios for its clients. It launches fixed income mutual funds. The firm also launches and manages private equity funds, real estate funds, funds of hedge funds, and credit-focused funds for its clients. It invests in private equity, public equity, fixed income, and alternative investment markets. The Blackstone Group L.P. was founded in 1985 and is based in New York, New York with additional offices in London, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Beijing, China, Dubai, UAE, Dusseldorf, Germany, Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Mexico City, Mexico, Paris, France, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Seoul, Korea, Shanghai, China, Singapore, Sydney, Australia, Copenhagen, Denmark, and Tokyo, Japan.

 

3 Notable Runners: General Motors Company (GM), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)

General Motors Company (GM) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 1.38% or $0.5 to close the day at $36.83 on lower than average trading volume of 13.83M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 14.7M. The Detroit Michigan 48265 based company has been outperforming the auto manufacturers – major companies by 19.7172% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 5.71% YTD, versus the auto manufacturers – major industry which is up 3.12% for the same period. The RSI of 52.48 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

General Motors Company designs, builds, and sells cars, crossovers, trucks, and automobile parts worldwide. The company operates through GM North America, GM Europe, GM International Operations, GM South America, and GM Financial segments. It markets its vehicles primarily under the Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Opel, Holden, Vauxhall, Baojun, Jiefang, and Wuling brand names. The company also sells cars and trucks to dealers for consumer retail sales, as well as to fleet customers, including daily rental car companies, commercial fleet customers, leasing companies, and governments. In addition, it offers connected safety, security and mobility solutions, and information technology services. The company, through its subsidiary, General Motors Financial Company, Inc., provides automotive financing services. General Motors Company was founded in 1897 and is based in Detroit, Michigan.

Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) had a light trading with around 13.72M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 26.13M. The stock traded between $56.49 and $57.41 before closing at the price of $56.55 with -1.26% change on the day. The San Francisco California 94104 based company is currently trading 31.82% above its 52 week low of $43.55 and -1.87% below its 52 week high of $58.02. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 57.17 and $58.02 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Wells Fargo & Company provides retail, commercial, and corporate banking services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. Its Community Banking segment offers checking, savings, market rate, individual retirement, and health savings accounts, as well as time deposits and remittances; and lines of credit, auto floor plan lines, equity lines and loans, equipment and transportation loans, education and residential mortgage loans, and debit and credit cards. This segment also provides equipment leases, real estate and other commercial financing, small business administration financing, venture capital financing, cash management, payroll services, retirement plans, and merchant payment processing and private label financing solutions, as well as purchases retail installment contracts. Its Wholesale Banking segment offers commercial loans and lines of credit, letters of credit, asset-based lending, equipment leasing, international trade facilities, trade financing, collection, foreign exchange, treasury management, investment management, institutional fixed-income sales, interest rate, commodity and equity risk management, insurance, corporate trust fiduciary and agency, and investment banking services, as well as online/electronic products. This segment also provides construction, and land acquisition and development loans; secured and unsecured lines of credit; interim financing arrangements; rehabilitation loans; affordable housing loans and letters of credit; loans for securitization; commercial real estate loan servicing; and real estate and mortgage brokerage services. The company’s Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement segment offers financial advisory, wealth management, brokerage, retirement, trust, and reinsurance services. As of February 25, 2015, it operated through approximately 8,700 locations and 12,500 ATMs & offices in 36 countries. Wells Fargo & Company was founded in 1852 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) traded within a range of $30.96 to $31.5 after opening the day at $31.19. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 10.77% so far this year. The stock was down close to -1.08% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $31.06 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -2.17% below its 52 week high of $31.75 and 38.87% above its 12-month low of $22.66. The shares are up by over 12.09% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 63.66 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

 

Stock’s Trend Analysis Report: The Allstate Corporation (ALL), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX), General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

The Allstate Corporation (ALL) climbed 0.77% during last trading as the stock added $0.6 to finish the day at $78.08 with about 2.34M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.21M. The $28.72B market cap company, which fluctuated between $76.97 and $78.22 during the day, currently situated 31.64% above its 52 week low of $61.7 and -0.05% away from its one year high of $78.22. The RSI of 78.82 indicates the stock is overbought at the current levels, sell for now.

The Allstate Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in property-liability insurance and life insurance business in the United States and Canada. The company’s Allstate Protection segment sells private passenger auto, homeowners, and other property-liability insurance products under the Allstate, Esurance, and Encompass brand names. It also offers specialty auto products including motorcycle, trailer, motor home, and off-road vehicle insurance policies; other personal lines products including renter, condominium, landlord, boat, umbrella, and manufactured home insurance policies; commercial lines products for small business owners; roadside assistance products; service contracts; and other products sold in conjunction with auto lending and vehicle sales transactions. In addition, this segment sells its products through contact centers and Internet. The company’s Allstate Financial segment provides traditional, interest-sensitive, and variable life insurance; and voluntary accident and health insurance products; deferred and immediate fixed annuities; and funding agreements backing medium-term notes; and retirement and investment products, including mutual funds, fixed and variable annuities, disability insurance, and long-term care insurance. This segment markets its products through its agencies and financial specialists, and workplace enrolling independent agents. The Allstate Corporation was founded in 1931 and is headquartered in Northbrook, Illinois.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX) dropped $-0.37 to close the day at a new closing price of $30.72, a -1.19% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 37.39% above its 52 week low of $22.65. A total of 2.33M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 3.55M. The stock, which fluctuated between $30.68 and $31.12 during the day, currently situated -1.85% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 8.4% in the past one month and up by 11.59% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $34 and RSI of 65.3, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

General Mills, Inc. (GIS) had a light trading with around 2.32M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.84M. The stock traded between $61.4 and $62.61 before closing at the price of $61.44 with -2.06% change on the day. The Minneapolis Minnesota 55426 based company is currently trading 15.36% above its 52 week low of $54.84 and -14.26% below its 52 week high of $72.95. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 47.31 and $63.87 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded consumer foods in the United States. It operates in three segments: U.S. Retail, International, and Convenience Stores and Foodservice. The company offers ready-to-eat cereals, refrigerated yogurt, soup, meal kits, refrigerated and frozen dough products, dessert and baking mixes, frozen pizza and pizza snacks, grain and fruit and savory snacks, stable and frozen vegetables, and ice cream and frozen desserts, as well as various organic products, including meal kits, granola bars, and cereal. The company markets its products under the Annie’s, Betty Crocker, Bisquick, Bugles, Cascadian Farm, Cheerios, Chex, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Cocoa Puffs, Cookie Crisp, Fiber One, Food Should Taste Good, Fruit by the Foot, Fruit Gushers, Fruit Roll-Ups, Gardetto’s, Go-Gurt, Gold Medal, Golden Grahams, Häagen-Dazs, Helpers, Jeno’s, Jus-Rol, Kitano, Kix, La Salteña, Lärabar, Latina, Liberté, Lucky Charms, Muir Glen, Nature Valley, Oatmeal Crisp, Old El Paso, Pillsbury, Progresso, Raisin Nut Bran, Total, Totino’s, Trix, Wanchai Ferry, Wheaties, Yoki, and Yoplait names. General Mills, Inc. also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries. It sells its products directly, as well as through broker and distribution arrangements to grocery stores, mass merchandisers, membership stores, natural food chains, e-commerce grocery providers, commercial and noncommercial foodservice distributors and operators, restaurants, and convenience stores, as well as drug, dollar, and discount chains. The company operates 530 ice cream parlors; and franchises 344 branded ice cream parlors. General Mills, Inc. also exports its products primarily to Caribbean and Latin American markets. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

 

3 Stocks in Focus: Hologic, Inc. (HOLX), Coach, Inc. (COH), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)

Hologic, Inc. (HOLX) fell -3.38% during last trading as the stock lost $-1.38 to finish the day at $39.47 with about 4.84M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.58M. The $11.02B market cap company, which fluctuated between $39 and $40.55 during the day, currently situated 23.96% above its 52 week low of $31.84 and -4.29% away from its one year high of $41.24. The RSI of 46.55 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Hologic, Inc. develops, manufactures, and supplies diagnostics products, medical imaging systems, and surgical products for women in the United States, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, and internationally. It operates through four segments: Diagnostics, Breast Health, GYN Surgical, and Skeletal Health. The Diagnostics segment provides Aptima family of assays, target capture/nucleic acid extraction technology, transcription-mediated amplification technology, hybridization protection and dual kinetic assays, Procleix family of assays for blood screening, instrumentation, Invader chemistry platform, ThinPrep system, and rapid fetal fibronectin test. The Breast Health segment offers breast imaging and related products and accessories, including digital and film-based mammography systems; computer-aided detection (CAD) for mammography; invasive breast biopsy devices; breast biopsy site markers; and breast biopsy guidance systems. This segment also provides Dimensions platform, a mammography gantry for 2D and tomosynthesis image acquisition and display; C-View that provides a 2D image; Selenia digital mammography platform; and SecurView Workstation. The GYN Surgical segment offers NovaSure system to treat women suffering from abnormal uterine bleeding; and MyoSure system for the hysteroscopic removal of fibroids. The Skeletal Health segment provides discovery and horizon X-ray bone densitometers that assess the bone density of fracture sites; and mini C-arm imaging systems to perform minimally invasive surgical procedures on a patient’s extremities, such as the hand, wrist, knee, foot, and ankle. The company sells its products through direct sales and service forces, and a network of independent distributors and sales representatives. Hologic, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts.

Coach, Inc. (COH) dropped $-0.82 to close the day at a new closing price of $36.99, a -2.17% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 16.26% above its 52 week low of $32.95. A total of 4.77M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 3.34M. The stock, which fluctuated between $36.92 and $38.07 during the day, currently situated -13.86% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 4.17% in the past one month and up by 1.75% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $42.49 and RSI of 57.55, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Coach, Inc. provides luxury accessories and lifestyle brands. It offers handbags, money pieces, wristlets and cosmetic cases, key rings, and charms for women; and business cases, computer bags, messenger-style bags, backpacks, totes, wallets, card cases, belts, time management, electronic accessories, and ready-to-wear for men. The company also provides footwear; seasonal lifestyle apparel collections, including outerwear and ready-to-wear, and cold weather accessories, such as gloves, scarves, and hats; jewelry consisting of bracelets, necklaces, rings, and earrings made with sterling silver, leather, and non-precious metals; sunglasses; watches; and fragrances comprising eau de perfume sprays, eau de toilette sprays, purse sprays, and body lotions. In addition, it offers weekend and travel accessories, travel bags, and other lifestyle products. Further, the company holds licensing rights to market and distribute footwear, eyewear, watches, and fragrances under the Coach brand name. It markets its products to consumers through a network of company-operated stores, including Internet in North America; and Coach-operated stores and concession shop-in-shops in Japan, Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia, South Korea, the United Kingdom, France, Ireland, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Italy, Austria, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Switzerland. The company also sells its products to wholesale customers and distributors in approximately 55 countries. As of July 2, 2016, it operated 228 Coach retail stores and 204 Coach outlet leased stores; and 522 Coach-operated concession shop-in-shops within department stores, retail, and outlet stores, as well as 75 Stuart Weitzman stores. Coach, Inc. was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) had a light trading with around 4.73M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 9.84M. The stock traded between $31.29 and $31.59 before closing at the price of $31.46 with -0.51% change on the day. The New York New York 10036 based company is currently trading 40.66% above its 52 week low of $22.66 and -0.91% below its 52 week high of $31.75. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 72.13 and $32.75 respectively, lead us to believe that it could drop over the coming weeks.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

 

Equities Trend Analysis: Motorola Solutions, Inc. (MSI), Edison International (EIX), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX)

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (MSI) grew with the stock adding 1.21% or $0.97 to close at $81 on light trading volume of 1.96M compared its three months average trading volume of 994.54K. The Chicago Illinois 60661 based company operating under the Communication Equipment industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 27.74% up for the period and down by -2.28% so far this year. With price target of $79.91 and a 38.64% rebound from 52-week low, Motorola Solutions, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Motorola Solutions, Inc. provides mission-critical communication infrastructure, devices, software, and services in North America, Latin America, the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe, and Africa. The company operates in two segments, Products and Services. The Products segment offers a portfolio of network infrastructure, devices, accessories, and software for government, public safety and first-responder agencies, municipalities, and commercial and industrial customers. This segment’s products include two-way portable radios and vehicle-mounted radios; accessories, such as speaker microphones, batteries, earpieces, headsets, carry cases, and cables; software features and upgrades; and radio network core and central processing software, base stations, consoles, repeaters, and software applications and features. The Services segment provides integration services, such as implementation, optimization, and integration of networks, devices, software, and applications; and managed and support services, such as repair, technical support, and hardware maintenance services, as well as network monitoring, software maintenance, and cyber security services across radio network technologies, command center consoles, and smart public safety solutions. This segment also offers Integrated Digital Enhanced Network (iDEN), a push-to-talk technology, as well as provides iDEN services, including hardware and software maintenance services for its legacy iDEN customers. The company was formerly known as Motorola, Inc. and changed its name to Motorola Solutions, Inc. in January 2011. Motorola Solutions, Inc. was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

Edison International (EIX) had a active trading with around 1.93M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.66M. The stock traded between $71.48 and $72.65 before closing at the price of $72.61 with 1.41% change on the day. The Rosemead California 91770 based company is currently trading 21.31% above its 52 week low of $61.5 and -6.46% below its 52 week high of $78.72. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $77.76 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Edison International, through its subsidiaries, generates and supplies electricity in the United States. The company generates electricity through hydroelectric, diesel, natural gas, nuclear, and photovoltaic sources. It supplies electricity primarily to commercial, residential, industrial, agricultural, and other customers, as well as public authorities through transmission and distribution networks. The company’s transmission facilities consist of lines ranging from 33 kV to 500 kV and substations; and distribution system comprises approximately 53,000 line miles of overhead lines, 38,000 line miles of underground lines, and approximately 800 distribution substations located in California. It serves approximately 5 million customers. Edison International was incorporated in 1987 and is based in Rosemead, California.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX) saw its value decrease by -0.26% as the stock dropped $-0.08 to finish the day at a closing price of $31.16. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $22.65-$31.3 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $30.93 to $31.23 during the day, are up by 18.98% in the past three months and up by 14.49% over the past six months. It is currently trading 5.23% above its 20 day moving average and 9.41% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $34 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 74.82.The technical indicator do not lead us to believe the stock will see more gains any time soon.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.