Ford Motor Company (F) : The consensus on Ford Motor Company (F) based on 14 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2.57, which is interpreted as a Hold recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 5 which endorses a Strong Sell on the stock. However, 4 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 analyst believes that the stock is a Buy, which can produce decent returns in the future. 7 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating. 1 analyst sees the stock overvalued at current levels and advises a Strong Sell on the stock. 1 analyst also believes that the downside risk to the stock is higher and suggests a Sell on Ford Motor Company (F).
Ford Motor Company (F) has been rated by 12 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $20 and the lowest price target forecast is $10. The average forecast of all the analysts is $14.17 and the expected standard deviation is $2.66.
Also, Jefferies initiates coverage on Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) The brokerage firm has issued a Underperform rating on the shares. The Analysts at the ratings agency announces the price target to $10 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on August 9, 2016.
Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F): The stock opened in the green at $12.14 on Thursday, but the bulls found it difficult to push the prices higher. The stock reached a high of $12.18 and a low of $12.06 for the day. The stock did not find buyers even at the lows and closed at $12.11 recording a loss of -0.25%. 57,373,928 shares exchanged hands during the trading day. The stock had closed at $12.14 in the previous days trading.
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.