Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has climbed 1.22% in the past week and advanced 0.53% in the last 4 weeks. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.44% in the past week but underperformed the index by 0.39% in the last 4 weeks.
Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $13.16 and $13.15 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $13.40. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $13.26, notching a gain of 1.07% for the day. The total traded volume was 37,364,863 . The stock had closed at $13.12 on the previous day.
The company shares have dropped -12.24% from its 1 Year high price. On Oct 26, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $15.84 and the one year low was seen on Aug 24, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $13.29 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $13.09.
On the companys insider trading activities, Farley Jr James D, officer (Executive Vice President) of Ford Motor Co, unloaded 78,042 shares at an average price of $13.31 on May 16, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $1,038,739, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. In the latest statement by the brokerage house, Bank of America downgrades its outlook on Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). The current rating of the shares is Neutral, according to the research report released by the firm. Previously, the company had a rating of Buy. The rating by the firm was issued on April 29, 2016. Currently the company Insiders own 1.1% of Ford Motor Company shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -14.41% . Institutional Investors own 57.47% of Ford Motor Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -12.32%.
Ford Motor Company (Ford) manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. The Company operates in two sectors: Automotive and Financial Services. Automotive sector includes North America, South America, Europe, Middle East & Africa, and Asia Pacific segments. Financial Services sector includes Ford Motor Credit Company and Other Financial Services segments. Its automotive brands include Ford and Lincoln. Other Financial Services includes a range of businesses, including holding companies and real estate-related activities. The Company has around 62 plants across the world. Through its wholly owned subsidiary, Ford Motor Credit Company LLC, it provides automotive financing products to and through automotive dealers throughout the world.