Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) insider Hau N. Thai-Tang sold 25,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $11.50, for a total value of $287,500.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 76,358 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $878,117. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Ford Motor Company (F) traded down 0.87% during trading on Thursday, reaching $11.40. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 30,271,005 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $11.01 and its 200 day moving average is $11.39. Ford Motor Company has a 12 month low of $10.47 and a 12 month high of $13.27. The company has a market cap of $45.28 billion, a P/E ratio of 12.00 and a beta of 1.12.

Ford Motor (NYSE:F) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The auto manufacturer reported $0.56 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.13. Ford Motor had a net margin of 2.52% and a return on equity of 19.69%. The business had revenue of $36.93 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $37.22 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.52 earnings per share. Ford Motor’s revenue for the quarter was down .5% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts forecast that Ford Motor Company will post $1.75 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 24th were issued a dividend of $0.15 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, July 20th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.26%. Ford Motor’s dividend payout ratio is currently 63.16%.

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Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Balentine LLC raised its holdings in shares of Ford Motor by 2.6% during the first quarter. Balentine LLC now owns 9,097 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock valued at $106,000 after purchasing an additional 231 shares during the period. Archford Capital Strategies LLC raised its holdings in shares of Ford Motor by 7.8% during the first quarter. Archford Capital Strategies LLC now owns 9,361 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock valued at $109,000 after purchasing an additional 676 shares during the period. Captrust Financial Advisors acquired a new position in shares of Ford Motor during the second quarter valued at about $106,000. Reilly Financial Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Ford Motor by 1.5% during the second quarter. Reilly Financial Advisors LLC now owns 9,856 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock valued at $110,000 after purchasing an additional 150 shares during the period. Finally, FNY Managed Accounts LLC raised its holdings in shares of Ford Motor by 0.3% during the first quarter. FNY Managed Accounts LLC now owns 10,339 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock valued at $120,000 after purchasing an additional 34 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 54.34% of the company’s stock.

Several equities analysts have commented on the company. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $14.00 price target on shares of Ford Motor in a report on Monday, May 15th. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $12.00 price target on shares of Ford Motor in a report on Monday, May 22nd. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $14.00 price target on shares of Ford Motor in a report on Wednesday, May 24th. Vetr cut Ford Motor from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $12.45 price target for the company. in a report on Wednesday, May 31st. Finally, Morgan Stanley upped their price target on Ford Motor from $9.00 to $10.00 and gave the company an “underweight” rating in a report on Friday, June 9th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. Ford Motor currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $12.54.

Ford Motor Company Profile

Ford Motor Company is a global automotive and mobility company. The Company’s business includes designing, manufacturing, marketing, and servicing a full line of Ford cars, trucks, and sport utility vehicles (SUVs), as well as Lincoln luxury vehicles. The Company operates in four segments: Automotive, Financial Services, Ford Smart Mobility LLC, and Central Treasury Operations.

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