Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) produced a 29.15% rally since recording the worst price of $7.41. Thanks to the latest 0.1% increase, it now trades at $9.57. Throughout the trading on 7/26/2019, the share price floated between $9.51 and $9.65. This company shares are 10.66% off its target price of $10.59 and the current market capitalization stands at $38.14B. The recent change has given its price a -4.75% deficit over SMA 50 and -9.38% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -3.43% declines, -8.07% declines and 8.01% 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 2.18% and during a month it has been found around 1.82%.

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 $20.19 billion or 55.2% in F stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Vanguard Group Inc owns $2.85 billion in Ford Motor Company, which represents roughly 7.46% of the company’s market cap and approximately 14.09% 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 $2.67 billion. The third largest holder is Newport Trust Co, which currently holds $1.79 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 4.69% of its market capitalization.

Ford Motor Company 13F Filings

At the end of March reporting period, 555 institutional holders increased their position in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) by some 126,227,245 shares, 495 decreased positions by 128,692,019 and 187 held positions by 1,855,000,000. That puts total institutional holdings at 2,110,000,000 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 102 new institutional investments totaling 23,687,797 shares while 117 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 9,766,530 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 Jul. 15, 2019. These shares are worth $157,500 and were traded at $10.5 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 Jul. 03, 2019. The company’s shares were given away at $10.2 per share worth to an income of some $204,000 to the account of HACKETT JAMES P.

Chief Human Resources Officer, Robinson Kiersten, sold 15,000 common shares of Ford Motor Company (F) in the open market. In a transaction dated Jun. 28, 2019, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $10.25, raking in a sum of $153,750. After this sale, 66,027 common shares of F are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $631,878.

In the transaction dated Jun. 03, 2019, a great number of shares sold came courtesy the President and CEO; HACKETT JAMES P disposed a total of 20,000 shares at an average price of $9.61, amounting to approximately $192,200. The insider now directly owns 314,575 shares worth $3,010,483.

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 2 buy, 1 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.57 average brokerage recommendation [T1].