A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 7 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 14 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 2 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Ford's share price has been under pressure over the last few years due to lower margins and unsustainable profits. Finally, TheStreet raised shares of Ford Motor Company from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, January 5th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have given a hold rating, nine have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. Finally, Instinet upgraded shares of General Motors Company from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and boosted their price objective for the company from $36.00 to $45.00 in a research report on Monday.
General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 7th. The firm has a market cap of $49.80 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.90 and a beta of 1.02. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $36.86 and a 200-day moving average price of $34.20. Ford Motor Company has a 1-year low of $11.07 and a 1-year high of $14.22.
With these kinds of figures it is worthy to note that Ford Motor Company (F) has been put into a neutral territory, but there are few other spots to consider. The auto manufacturer reported $1.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.17 by $0.11.
02/10/2017 - General Motors Company had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. The company earned $38.70 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $35.12 billion. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $1.73 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $1.14. During the same quarter past year, the firm earned $0.58 EPS. Equities research analysts predict that Ford Motor Company will post $1.63 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, March 1st. Investors of record on Friday, March 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.38 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 8th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.79%. Ford Motor Company F measures an EPS growth for 2017 at a rate of 5.02% that consequently shows an EPS growth of -25.30% for the past five years, and an EPS growth of 2.93% for the following five years. They now have a Dollars 13 price target on the stock. The current share price indicate that stock is -14.10% away from its one year high and is moving 38.54% ahead of its 52-week low.
On 1/4/2017 Hau N Thai-Tang, Insider, sold 17,499 with an average share price of $13.25 per share and the total transaction amounting to $231,861.75. Following the sale, the insider now owns 16,230 shares of the company's stock, valued at $586,227.60. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Stock exchanged hands with the total volume of 2.69 Million shares, as contrast to its average volume of 3.52 Million shares.
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Several equities analysts have commented on the stock.
02/08/2017 - General Motors Company had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Piper Jaffray. Cambridge Advisors Inc. now owns 11,852 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $143,000 after buying an additional 46 shares during the last quarter. Point View Wealth Management Inc. raised its position in General Motors Company by 0.3% in the third quarter. Hanson McClain Inc. now owns 22,260 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $280,000 after buying an additional 90 shares during the last quarter.
Receive General Motors Company News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for General Motors Company with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter. National Pension Service now owns 2,387,839 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock valued at $30,015,000 after buying an additional 332,676 shares in the last quarter. The Q2 2017 consensus earnings estimates for the company have stabilized at US$0.45 per share.
03/06/2017 - General Motors Company was upgraded to " by analysts at Nomura.
Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock.
Ford Motor Company is a global automotive and mobility company.