Ford Motor Company (F) : 15 analysts are covering Ford Motor Company (F) and their average rating on the stock is 2.47, which is read as a Buy. 5 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. Ford Motor Company (F) also receives 1 more Buy recommendations from analysts who believe that the stock will do well going forward. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 5, which recommends a Strong Sell affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. However, 1 analysts consider that the stock has more downward risks ahead, hence, they suggest a Strong Sell on the stock. 1 more analyst has given the stock a Sell recommendation. A total of 7 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
Ford Motor Company (F) : The highest short term price target forecast on Ford Motor Company (F) is $20 and the lowest target price is $10. A total of 13 equity analysts are currently covering the company. The average price of all the analysts is $15.08 with a standard deviation of $3.33.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $12.31 and $12.26 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $12.37. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $12.31, notching a gain of 0.49% for the day. The total traded volume was 24,987,265 . The stock had closed at $12.25 on the previous day.
In a related news, 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.
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.