"That dramatic shift into SUVs and trucks, which transact at a higher level generally, is not overcoming the overall weakness in cars", Mark LaNeve, Ford's US sales chief, told analysts and reporters on a conference call Monday. On Tuesday, May 23 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold". Bank of America Corporation reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $12.50 target price (down previously from $14.00) on shares of Ford Motor Company in a research note on Friday, June 16th.
The shift is good news for companies that rely heavily on pickup trucks and SUVs such as Ford, GM and Fiat Chrysler. About 32,000 of the vehicles, which sell at a base price of $34,065, have been sold in the United States since the company introduced the compact SUV to the USA market last summer. The firm's stock has a market capitalization of $44.48 bln. Nomura reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $14.80 price objective on shares of Ford Motor Company in a research report on Tuesday, May 2nd.
Among 4 analysts covering New York Times (NYSE:NYT), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has declined 16.63% since July 3, 2016 and is downtrending. About 1.24 million shares traded. The Company has 52-week high of $13.98 and 52-week low of $10.67. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.84, for a total transaction of $1,526,140.48. The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 0.21% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 0.41% and -5.95% respectively. General Motors Company also was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Friday. Stock traders acquired 29,314 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 195% compared to the typical daily volume of 1,006 call options. Equities analysts anticipate that General Motors Company will post $6.05 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The company reported the earnings of $0.39/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.35/share. Ford Motor Company had a return on equity of 19.36% and a net margin of 2.48%. The business had revenue of $41.20 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $37.38 billion. During the same period past year, the firm earned ($51.85) EPS.
Quarterly Revenue growth year over year is 3.8 Percent.
General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) produces the Buick Envision exclusively at a factory in Shanghai, mainly for the Chinese market. Salem Inv Counselors has invested 0% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). The correct version of this report can be viewed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/07/03/morgan-stanley-begins-coverage-on-general-motors-company-nysegm.html.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 9th were paid a $0.38 dividend. (NYSE:ABC) rating on Tuesday, April 4. $231,862 worth of Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) was sold by Thai-Tang Hau N on Wednesday, January 4. General Motors Company's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 23.53%. Credit Suisse downgraded the stock to "Underperform" rating in Wednesday, February 24 report.
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Earnings Per Share (EPS) is the earnings made by a company divided by their number of shares. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. $1.17 million worth of stock was sold by Fowler Bennie W. on Thursday, March 2. Vetr upgraded the shares of F in report on Thursday, August 13 to "Buy" rating. Another trade for 25,000 shares valued at $279,068 was sold by FARLEY JR JAMES D. Shares for $635,408 were sold by OJAKLI ZIAD S on Thursday, March 16. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Toyota sold 16,443 of the company's midsize Tacoma pickups, up 4% compared with May of past year.
Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Blackrock Fund Advsr reported 1.64M shares or 0.02% of all its holdings.
Total cash per share on the most recent quarter is 7.04. Laffer Investments invested 0% of its portfolio in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). The Q3 2017 consensus earnings estimates for the company have stabilized at US$0.31 per share. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 38,664 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $450,000 after buying an additional 21,879 shares during the period.
Palouse Capital Management Inc decreased Ford Mtr Co Del (F) stake by 7.81% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.
There were 26 selling days in June, the same as previous year, yielding 227,979 total vehicle deliveries for Ford, down 5.1%.