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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Ford Motor Co., F

Ford Motor Co., F is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Auto Manufacturers – Major in the sector of Consumer Goods. Based in USA, Ford Motor Co., F  has a market cap of 51967.3. Since its IPO date on the 6/1/1972, Ford Motor Co., F performance year to date is -2.90%. Today Ford Motor Co., F has gained 0.69%, with a current price of 13.18.

Ownership of the company is 0.10% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 59.70%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 37.90%. Return of assets are at 4.00%, with return on investment at 3.00%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Ford Motor Co., F is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 3.15. While Total debt/equity is 4.76. With a profit margin of 5.80%, this is combined with a gross margin of 16.50%, and operating margin of 6.30%. Ford Motor Co. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of *TBA, while the quick ratio is *TBA.

For the last year Ford Motor Co., F has seen a EPS growth of 492.40%. A performance for the year of -2.57%. The 52-week high is -12.15%, and the 52-week low is 33.29%. The average volume for Ford Motor Co., F is 83398.

With a target price of 14.94, can Ford Motor Co., F reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Ford Motor Co., F. Ford Motor Co. has a P/E of 5.88 and a forward P/E of 6.26. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 0.58. Ford Motor Co. also has a P/S and a P/B of 0.34 and 1.75 respectively. For P/cash, Ford Motor Co. has a value of 3.26, while it is 6.87 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 13.18, Ford Motor Co. has a dividend yield of 4.58%. We see a return on equity of 31.80%.

Looking more long-term Ford Motor Co., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 10.10%. In the short-term an EPS growth of -0.10% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 492.40% for this year and for the last five years a 2.10% growth has been seen.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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