Mutual Advisors LLC Boosts Holdings in Ford Motor (NYSE:F)

Mutual Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Ford Motor (NYSE:FGet Rating) by 17.9% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 60,464 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock after acquiring an additional 9,187 shares during the quarter. Mutual Advisors LLC’s holdings in Ford Motor were worth $677,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Fairfield Bush & CO. purchased a new position in shares of Ford Motor in the first quarter worth about $37,000. Wagner Wealth Management LLC purchased a new position in Ford Motor during the second quarter worth about $25,000. Moisand Fitzgerald Tamayo LLC raised its stake in Ford Motor by 62.5% during the second quarter. Moisand Fitzgerald Tamayo LLC now owns 2,616 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth $29,000 after purchasing an additional 1,006 shares during the period. WFA of San Diego LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Ford Motor during the second quarter valued at about $31,000. Finally, Rocky Mountain Advisers LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Ford Motor during the second quarter valued at about $33,000. 49.68% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Ford Motor Stock Down 0.5 %

Shares of NYSE:F opened at $12.74 on Wednesday. The company has a market capitalization of $51.22 billion, a PE ratio of 5.79, a P/E/G ratio of 1.09 and a beta of 1.44. The company has a current ratio of 1.20, a quick ratio of 1.03 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.00. Ford Motor has a twelve month low of $10.61 and a twelve month high of $21.05. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $12.81 and a 200-day simple moving average of $13.39.

Ford Motor (NYSE:FGet Rating) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 26th. The auto manufacturer reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.31 by ($0.01). Ford Motor had a net margin of 5.94% and a return on equity of 14.69%. The business had revenue of $37.19 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $37.11 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.51 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 12.0% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts predict that Ford Motor will post 1.96 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on F shares. Morgan Stanley lifted their price target 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. UBS Group cut shares of Ford Motor from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating and dropped their price target for the company from $13.00 to $10.00 in a research report on Monday, October 10th. StockNews.com started coverage on shares of Ford Motor in a research report on Wednesday, October 12th. They set a “hold” rating for the company. TheStreet cut shares of Ford Motor from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 26th. Finally, Citigroup lifted their price objective on shares of Ford Motor from $13.00 to $14.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 30th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.29.

Insider Activity at Ford Motor

In related news, insider Stuart J. Rowley sold 29,821 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 16th. The shares were 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 in the company, valued at approximately $3,142,942.66. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. 0.71% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Ford Motor Profile

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Ford Motor Co engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of automobiles. It operates through the following segments: Automotive, Mobility, Ford Credit, Corporate Other, Interest on Debt, and Special Items. The Automotive segment develops, manufactures, markets, and services Ford and Lincoln vehicles, service parts, and accessories.

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

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