Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C. Grows Position in Ford Motor (NYSE:F)

Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C. raised its holdings in shares of Ford Motor (NYSE:FGet Rating) by 49.7% in the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 20,903 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock after buying an additional 6,937 shares during the quarter. Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C.’s holdings in Ford Motor were worth $232,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of F. RB Capital Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Ford Motor by 14.6% during the 1st quarter. RB Capital Management LLC now owns 27,339 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock valued at $462,000 after acquiring an additional 3,477 shares during the last quarter. Sandy Spring Bank boosted its position in shares of Ford Motor by 112.1% during the 1st quarter. Sandy Spring Bank now owns 10,504 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock valued at $178,000 after acquiring an additional 5,551 shares during the last quarter. Versor Investments LP acquired a new position in Ford Motor in the first quarter valued at about $814,000. Waldron Private Wealth LLC acquired a new position in Ford Motor in the first quarter valued at about $247,000. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. lifted its position in Ford Motor by 12.2% in the first quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 1,272,095 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock valued at $21,511,000 after buying an additional 138,322 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 49.89% of the company’s stock.

Insider Buying and Selling at Ford Motor

In other Ford Motor news, insider Stuart J. Rowley sold 29,821 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.97, for a total value of $416,599.37. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 224,978 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $3,142,942.66. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. 0.90% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

A number of research firms have commented on F. Benchmark decreased their target price on shares of Ford Motor to $23.00 in a research report on Tuesday, August 9th. TheStreet cut shares of Ford Motor from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 26th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft increased their price target on shares of Ford Motor from $12.00 to $13.00 in a research report on Thursday, July 28th. Morgan Stanley increased their price target on shares of Ford Motor from $14.00 to $15.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, October 28th. Finally, Citigroup cut their target price on shares of Ford Motor from $16.00 to $13.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, September 28th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to MarketBeat.com, Ford Motor presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $18.07.

Ford Motor Price Performance

Shares of NYSE F opened at $14.03 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.00, a current ratio of 1.20 and a quick ratio of 1.03. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $12.93 and a 200 day moving average price of $13.33. Ford Motor has a 1-year low of $10.61 and a 1-year high of $25.87. The company has a market cap of $56.41 billion, a PE ratio of 6.38, a P/E/G ratio of 2.39 and a beta of 1.42.

Ford Motor (NYSE:FGet Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 26th. The auto manufacturer reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.31 by ($0.01). Ford Motor had a return on equity of 14.69% and a net margin of 5.94%. The company had revenue of $37.19 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $37.11 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.51 earnings per share. Ford Motor’s revenue for the quarter was up 12.0% compared to the same quarter last year. Sell-side analysts forecast that Ford Motor will post 1.96 EPS for the current year.

Ford Motor Announces Dividend

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 1st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 15th will be issued a $0.15 dividend. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 14th. Ford Motor’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 27.27%.

Ford Motor Company Profile

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Ford Motor Company designs, manufactures, markets, and services a range of Ford trucks, cars, sport utility vehicles, electrified vehicles, and Lincoln luxury vehicles worldwide. It operates through three segments: Automotive, Mobility, and Ford Credit. The Automotive segment sells Ford and Lincoln vehicles, service parts, and accessories through distributors and dealers, as well as through dealerships to commercial fleet customers, daily rental car companies, and governments.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Ford Motor (NYSE:F)

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