Analysts Issue Forecasts for Ford Motor’s Q1 2022 Earnings (NYSE:F)

Ford Motor (NYSE:FGet Rating) – Analysts at Jefferies Financial Group issued their Q1 2022 earnings estimates for shares of Ford Motor in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, April 11th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst P. Houchois forecasts that the auto manufacturer will post earnings of $0.55 per share for the quarter. Jefferies Financial Group currently has a “Hold” rating and a $18.00 target price on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group also issued estimates for Ford Motor’s FY2022 earnings at $2.00 EPS.

Several other analysts have also issued reports on F. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft lowered their target price on Ford Motor from $24.00 to $21.00 in a research note on Friday, February 4th. Exane BNP Paribas began coverage on Ford Motor in a research note on Monday. They set an “outperform” rating on the stock. BNP Paribas began coverage on Ford Motor in a research note on Monday. They set an “outperform” rating on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price objective on Ford Motor from $20.00 to $23.00 in a research note on Wednesday, January 26th. Finally, Evercore ISI boosted their price objective on Ford Motor from $16.00 to $18.00 in a research note on Tuesday, January 4th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat, the stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $19.33.

Shares of F opened at $15.51 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $62.11 billion, a PE ratio of 3.50, a PEG ratio of 0.97 and a beta of 1.11. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is $16.86 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $18.44. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.82, a current ratio of 1.20 and a quick ratio of 1.07. Ford Motor has a 1 year low of $11.14 and a 1 year high of $25.87.

Ford Motor (NYSE:FGet Rating) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, February 3rd. The auto manufacturer reported $0.26 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.43 by ($0.17). The firm had revenue of $35.30 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $35.02 billion. Ford Motor had a net margin of 13.13% and a return on equity of 18.55%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.34 earnings per share.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, June 1st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, April 26th will be issued a $0.10 dividend. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 25th. Ford Motor’s payout ratio is currently 9.03%.

In related news, insider William Clay Ford, Jr. bought 267,697 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 24th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $16.81 per share, for a total transaction of $4,499,986.57. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. 0.71% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Sterling Investment Advisors Ltd. bought a new position in Ford Motor during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $27,000. Retirement Planning Co of New England Inc. bought a new position in Ford Motor during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $28,000. Cedar Mountain Advisors LLC bought a new position in Ford Motor during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $31,000. Atwood & Palmer Inc. bought a new position in Ford Motor during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $35,000. Finally, Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Co. Ltd. bought a new position in Ford Motor during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $39,000. Institutional investors own 50.76% of the company’s stock.

About Ford Motor (Get Rating)

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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