The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reuters analysts is Hold and their mean rating for the stock is 2.72 on scale of 1-5. Given that liquidity is king in short-term, F is a stock with 3.96 billion shares outstanding that normally trades 1.75% of its float. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -13.5%.
The Relative Volume of the company is 0.75 and Average Volume (3 months) is 35.41 million. The stock has added about 0.5% since it reported its last earnings. Analysts had expected General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) to post net income of about $1.17 per share on $41,502.70M in revenue.
General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) traded up 0.37% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $37.95. The company reported $1.28 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.11. The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 0.98% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 0.98 percent. The authority will not be liable for anyone who makes stock portfolio or financial decisions as per the editorial, which is based only on limited and open source. Ford Motor Company's dividend payout ratio is presently 52.63%. Here, 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 indicates a Strong Sell. With an institutional ownership near 75.1%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 6. This showed the surprise of -3.2% in the last quarter earnings.
Honda Motor Company (NYSE:HMC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, February 3rd.
These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for F to be -30.9%. Ford Motor Company has a 1-year low of $11.07 and a 1-year high of $14.22. The company's quarterly revenue was up 2.1% compared to the same quarter previous year.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, March 1st. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, January 18th.
On 07/21/2016, Analysts were suspecting EPS of $1.52/share where General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) reported its Actual EPS of $1.86. If you are reading this piece of content on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of worldwide trademark and copyright legislation. Berenberg Bank started coverage on shares of General Motors Company in a report on Tuesday, November 22nd. The Closing price before the company posted its earnings was $36.83. The average and low price target for the stock are $39.38 and $29, respectively.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.General Motors Company was Initiated by Macquarie on Dec 1, 2016 to Outperform, Price Target of the shares are set at $44. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating, thirteen have assigned a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the stock.
The latest Insider trade was made on 3 Jan 2017 where Thai Tang Hau N Officer did a transaction type "Sell" in which 17499 shares were traded at a price of $13.25. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.56, for a total value of $629,230.88. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.44, for a total transaction of $152,738.32. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 31,885 shares of the company's stock, valued at $422,476.25. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. The Company's principal business includes designing, manufacturing, marketing, financing, and servicing a line of Ford cars, trucks, sports utility vehicles (SUVs), and electrified vehicles, as well as Lincoln luxury vehicles. The company is divided up into the following four operating segments: Automotive, Visteon Automotive Systems, Ford Motor Credit Company, and The Hertz Corporation.