Trilogy Capital Inc. purchased a new position in Ford Motor (NYSE:F) during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor purchased 65,348 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock, valued at approximately $816,000.

A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Pzena Investment Management LLC increased its holdings in shares of Ford Motor by 6.7% in the 3rd quarter. Pzena Investment Management LLC now owns 25,409,816 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth $304,155,000 after buying an additional 1,597,098 shares during the last quarter. Advisors Capital Management LLC increased its holdings in shares of Ford Motor by 21.2% in the 3rd quarter. Advisors Capital Management LLC now owns 483,120 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth $5,783,000 after buying an additional 84,375 shares during the last quarter. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Ford Motor by 1.7% in the 3rd quarter. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. now owns 3,748,158 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth $44,865,000 after buying an additional 64,036 shares during the last quarter. Strs Ohio increased its holdings in shares of Ford Motor by 3.8% in the 3rd quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 3,416,273 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth $40,892,000 after buying an additional 125,660 shares during the last quarter. Finally, FormulaFolio Investments LLC increased its holdings in shares of Ford Motor by 171.5% in the 3rd quarter. FormulaFolio Investments LLC now owns 40,257 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock worth $482,000 after buying an additional 25,427 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 54.06% of the company’s stock.

Ford Motor (NYSE F) opened at $10.53 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $41,830.00, a PE ratio of 5.54, a P/E/G ratio of 0.63 and a beta of 1.14. Ford Motor has a fifty-two week low of $10.19 and a fifty-two week high of $13.48. The company has a current ratio of 1.23, a quick ratio of 1.12 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.94.

Ford Motor (NYSE:F) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January 24th. The auto manufacturer reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.42 by ($0.03). The firm had revenue of $38.50 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $36.96 billion. Ford Motor had a net margin of 4.85% and a return on equity of 21.71%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.30 earnings per share. equities analysts predict that Ford Motor will post 1.56 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, March 1st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, January 30th will be paid a $0.15 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Monday, January 29th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.70%. Ford Motor’s dividend payout ratio is currently 31.58%.

A number of research firms have recently weighed in on F. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Ford Motor from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. Citigroup boosted their target price on shares of Ford Motor from $12.00 to $13.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, October 30th. Nomura reduced their target price on shares of Ford Motor to $11.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, February 1st. Vetr downgraded shares of Ford Motor from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $12.00 target price on the stock. in a report on Monday, January 29th. Finally, Jefferies Group upped their price target on shares of Ford Motor from $12.00 to $13.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, October 30th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have assigned a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $12.54.

In other Ford Motor news, insider Steven R. Armstrong sold 10,752 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, December 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.32, for a total value of $132,464.64. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 101,159 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,246,278.88. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, insider Hau N. Thai-Tang sold 18,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.00, for a total transaction of $234,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 14,358 shares in the company, valued at $186,654. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 47,752 shares of company stock worth $603,965 over the last 90 days. Insiders own 1.08% of the company’s stock.

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Ford Motor Company Profile

Ford Motor Company is a global automotive and mobility company. The Company’s business includes designing, manufacturing, marketing, and servicing a full line of Ford cars, trucks, and sport utility vehicles (SUVs), as well as Lincoln luxury vehicles. The Company operates in four segments: Automotive, Financial Services, Ford Smart Mobility LLC, and Central Treasury Operations.

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