Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Quarterly Analytical Analysis

Ashley Carr
July 27, 2017

Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in General Motors by 3.2% in the first quarter. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. now owns 5,160 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $182,000 after buying an additional 3,262 shares during the last quarter. North Star Investment Management Corp. increased its stake in General Motors by 0.8% in the first quarter. In Europe, where it struggled to reverse its losses, GM will sell its Opel and Vauxhall brands to PSA Group, the French parent of Peugeot, for $2.33 billion. Archford Capital Strategies LLC increased its position in shares of Ford Motor by 7.8% in the first quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 9,429,411 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock valued at $109,758,000 after buying an additional 1,706,419 shares in the last quarter. FNY Managed Accounts LLC bought a new position in General Motors during the first quarter worth about $107,000. Alpha Windward LLC now owns 14,079 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $164,000 after buying an additional 213 shares during the last quarter.

Looking forward, the company is expected to report earnings of $1.22 per share for the current quarter.

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) marched up 19.28% compared to a 52-week low price of $29.82. The firm's 50 day moving average is $11.31 and its 200-day moving average is $11.74. General Motors Company (GM) has the market capitalization of 54.57 Billion. Ford Motor also saw unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Investors purchased 17,842 put options on the company. This represents an increase of 122% compared to the average daily volume of 8,031 put options. The auto manufacturer reported $0.39 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.05. Automotive revenue was $37.11 billion compared to $36.93 billion. "Gambles With Its Focus Strategy" on June 30, 2017, also with their article: "Ford's second quarter net income up on tax changes" published on July 26, 2017, published: "Ford Motor Co Earnings Rise 14% In Q2" on July 26, 2017. Analysts expect next quarter's EPS will be $1.23 with next year's EPS anticipated to be $5.94. Investors of record on Monday, July 24th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thurs, Sep 7th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.32%. Ford Motor's payout ratio is presently 64.52%. If you are viewing this article on another website, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA & worldwide copyright legislation. The correct version of this story can be read at

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15 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter, analysts estimated mean sale target of 35895.5 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 38293 million and 33872 million respectively. Nomura initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, September 20 report. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Ford Motor from a "hold" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 29th. Vetr upgraded Ford Motor from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $12.65 price target for the company in a research note on Tuesday. BidaskClub raised Ford Motor from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 5th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating, thirteen have assigned a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock has a market cap of $44.88 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.00 and a beta of 1.11.

In other General Motors news, insider Mark L. Reuss sold 75,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.16, for a total transaction of $279,000.00. The institutional investor owned 21,036 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock at the end of the first quarter. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.35, for a total value of $2,501,250.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 428,411 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $4,781,066.76. The stock decreased 0.18% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $11.27.

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