Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) produced a 36.57% rally since recording the worst price of $7.41. Thanks to the latest -0.3% decrease, it now trades at $10.12. Throughout the trading on 7/2/2019, the share price floated between $10.04 and $10.21. This company shares are 4.05% off its target price of $10.53 and the current market capitalization stands at $40.26B. The recent change has given its price a 0.98% lead over SMA 50 and -10.12% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 5.31% gains, 12.32% gains and 32.29% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found F’s volatility during a week at 2.03% and during a month it has been found around 1.81%.
What Does Ford Motor Company (F) Do?
The company describes itself in regulatory filings as, “Ford Motor Co. engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of automobiles. It operates through the following three segments: Automotive, Mobility, and Ford Credit. The Automotive segment engages in developing, manufacturing, marketing and servicing of Ford cars, Lincoln vehicles. The Mobility segment includes Ford Smart Mobility LLC and autonomous vehicles business. The Ford Credit segment comprises Ford Credit business on a consolidated basis, which is primarily vehicle-related financing and leasing activities. The company was founded by Henry Ford on June 16, 1903 and is headquartered in Dearborn, MI.” [Text can be found here: https://www.marketwatch.com/investing/stock/F/profile under company description.]Ford Motor Company (F) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $21.41 billion or 55.2% in F stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Vanguard Group Inc owns $3.02 billion in Ford Motor Company, which represents roughly 7.5% of the company’s market cap and approximately 14.1% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 279,352,830 shares of the stock are valued at $2.84 billion. The third largest holder is Newport Trust Co, which currently holds $1.9 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 4.71% of its market capitalization.Ford Motor Company 13F Filings
At the end of March reporting period, 542 institutional holders increased their position in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) by some 124,461,103 shares, 511 decreased positions by 135,026,067 and 187 held positions by 1,850,000,000. That puts total institutional holdings at 2,109,000,000 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 98 new institutional investments totaling 21,936,265 shares while 119 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 16,590,389 shares.Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Insider Trades
Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Ford Motor Company disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Chief Human Resources Officer Robinson Kiersten has sold 15,000 shares of Ford Motor Company (F) in the trading session dated Jun. 28, 2019. These shares are worth $153,750 and were traded at $10.25 each. The SEC filing shows that HACKETT JAMES P performed a sale of 20,000 shares. The President and CEO disposed these shares by way of transaction on Jun. 03, 2019. The company’s shares were given away at $9.61 per share worth to an income of some $192,200 to the account of HACKETT JAMES P.
Director, THORNTON JOHN L, purchased 10,200 common shares of Ford Motor Company (F) in the open market. In a transaction dated May. 23, 2019, the shares were bought at an average price of $9.81, giving away a sum of $100,062. After this purchase, 197,290 common shares of F are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $1,996,575.
In the transaction dated May. 10, 2019, a great number of shares acquired came courtesy the Director; LECHLEITER JOHN C added a total of 10,000 shares at an average price of $10.32, amounting to approximately $103,200. The insider now directly owns 55,000 shares worth $556,600.Ford Motor Company (F) Analyst Guide
Several analysts have released their opinion on Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), with 5 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 12 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 3 buy, 1 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.55 average brokerage recommendation [T1].