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Ford Motor Co. (F), with a current value of $60.22B, started the session at $15.18.
Shares have traded today between $15.16 and $15.30 per share with a one year range of $12.15 to $18.02.
Priced at 11.25x this year’s forecasted earnings, F shares are relatively inexpensive compared to the industry’s 14.52x forward p/e ratio.
The company pays shareholders $0.50 per share in dividend income per year, for a current yield of 3.30%.
According to a consensus of 16 analysts, the earnings estimate of $0.32 per share would be $0.09 worse than the year-ago quarter and a $0.12 sequential decrease. In looking at the bigger picture, the full-year EPS estimate of $1.34 would be a $0.28 setback when compared to the previous year’s annual results.
The quarterly earnings estimate is based on a consensus revenue forecast of the current quarter of $34.12 Billion. If realized, that would be a 0.77% increase over the year-ago quarter.
In terms of ratings, Argus downgraded F from Buy to Hold (Feb 6, 2014). Previously, RBC Capital Mkts downgraded F from Outperform to Sector Perform.
The average price target for F shares by the analysts covering the stock is $17.97, which is 18.38% above where the stock opened this morning.
Summary (NYSE:F) : Ford Motor Company develops, manufactures, distributes, and services vehicles, parts, and accessories worldwide. The company operates through two sectors, Automotive and Financial Services. The Automotive sector offers vehicles primarily under the Ford and Lincoln brand names. It markets cars, utilities, trucks, service parts, and accessories through distributors and dealers in North America, South America, Europe, Turkey, Russia, and the Asia Pacific region. This sector also sells vehicles to dealers for sale to fleet customers, including commercial fleet customers, daily rental car companies, and governments, as well as provides maintenance and repair services. The Financial Services sector offers various automotive financing products to and through automotive dealers. This sector provides financing products, which include retail installment sale contracts for new and used vehicles; leases for new vehicles to retail customers, government entities, daily rental car companies, and fleet customers; wholesale financing that comprise loans to dealers to finance the purchase of vehicle inventory; loans to dealers to finance working capital, purchase dealership real estate, and other dealer vehicle program financing; and other financing products, as well as provides insurance services. Ford Motor Company was founded in 1903 and is based in Dearborn, Michigan.
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