Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) : Money flow in the Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) stock was negative (7.7 million) on Wednesday, which shows that the investors used the strength in the stock price to reduce their holdings. The total traded value on upticks was $58.71 million, compared to $66.42 million on downticks. The total uptick to downtick ratio was 0.88, indicating the underlying weakness in the stock. Even in block trades, money flow was negative ($10.09 million), indicating selling on the strength. The transaction value during uptick in block trades was $10.78 million. Downtick transaction value in block trades amounted to $20.87 million, indicating persistent selling. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.52. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) traded $0.15 higher at $12.54 gaining 1.25% over the previous days close.
In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Farley Jr James D, officer (Executive Vice President) of Ford Motor Co, had unloaded 78,042 shares at an average price of $13.31 in a transaction dated on May 16, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $1,038,739. 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 57.48% of Ford Motor Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -12.32%.
The company shares have dropped -17.34% 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 $13.16 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $13.01. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $12.49 and $12.36 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $12.58. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $12.55, notching a gain of 1.29% for the day. The total traded volume was 31,937,932 . The stock had closed at $12.39 on the previous day.
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.