Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C. Purchases 6,937 Shares of Ford Motor (NYSE:F)

Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C. lifted its position in Ford Motor (NYSE:FGet Rating) by 49.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 20,903 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock after acquiring an additional 6,937 shares during the quarter. Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C.’s holdings in Ford Motor were worth $232,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in F. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in Ford Motor by 8.9% in the 1st quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 325,338,615 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth $5,501,475,000 after buying an additional 26,707,784 shares during the period. Snider Financial Group increased its stake in Ford Motor by 100,345.2% in the 1st quarter. Snider Financial Group now owns 219,805,167 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth $3,717,000 after buying an additional 219,586,336 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in Ford Motor by 1.8% in the 1st quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 24,771,739 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth $418,988,000 after buying an additional 436,777 shares during the period. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in Ford Motor by 1.6% in the 1st quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. now owns 23,015,262 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth $389,189,000 after buying an additional 372,901 shares during the period. Finally, Swiss National Bank increased its position in Ford Motor by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 17,062,515 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock valued at $189,906,000 after purchasing an additional 60,500 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 49.89% of the company’s stock.

Ford Motor Stock Down 0.3 %

F stock opened at $14.03 on Thursday. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $12.93 and a 200 day moving average of $13.33. The stock has a market capitalization of $56.41 billion, a PE ratio of 6.38, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.39 and a beta of 1.42. The company has a quick ratio of 1.03, a current ratio of 1.20 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.00. Ford Motor has a 52 week low of $10.61 and a 52 week high of $25.87.

Ford Motor (NYSE:FGet Rating) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, October 26th. The auto manufacturer reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates 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 during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $37.11 billion. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.51 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 12.0% on a year-over-year basis. Sell-side analysts forecast that Ford Motor will post 1.96 earnings per share for the current year.

Ford Motor Dividend Announcement

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

Insider Buying and Selling at Ford Motor

In other Ford Motor news, insider Stuart J. Rowley sold 29,821 shares of Ford Motor stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.97, for a total transaction of $416,599.37. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 224,978 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,142,942.66. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Company insiders own 0.90% of the company’s stock.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

F has been the topic of a number of research reports. StockNews.com initiated coverage on shares of Ford Motor in a research report on Wednesday, October 12th. They set a “hold” rating on the stock. Benchmark cut their target price on shares of Ford Motor to $23.00 in a research report on Tuesday, August 9th. TheStreet downgraded shares of Ford Motor from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 26th. Morgan Stanley raised their target price on shares of Ford Motor from $14.00 to $15.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, October 28th. Finally, UBS Group downgraded shares of Ford Motor from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating and cut their price objective for the stock from $13.00 to $10.00 in a research report on Monday, October 10th. Three 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. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, Ford Motor has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $18.07.

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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