Published: Tue, March 07, 2017
Tech | By Dwayne Harmon

Best stocks of the day: Ford Motor Company (F)

Best stocks of the day: Ford Motor Company (F)

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) last session's volume of 19.51 million shares was higher than its average volume of 14.1 million shares. The fund owned 433,800 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock after buying an additional 366,400 shares during the period. TLP Group LLC acquired a new stake in shares of General Motors Company during the third quarter valued at approximately $125,000. The latest exchange of 18.14 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 23.95 Million shares. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $13.90. Jacobi Capital Management LLC increased its stake in Ford Motor Company by 0.6% in the third quarter. Evercore ISI's target price suggests a potential upside of 4.63% from the stock's previous close. Cambridge Advisors Inc. increased its stake in Ford Motor Company by 0.4% in the third quarter.

A number of other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the stock.

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) opened at 12.65 on Monday.

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has the market capitalization of $57.81 Billion. During the trading on 03/03/2017, Company's stock ranged from $30.05 to $30.22. The stock has a quick ratio of 4.30 and a current ratio of 4.80. Price changes resulting from an earnings surprise can be felt immediately.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for General Motors Company as $39.81 Billion in the Current Quarter. The business had revenue of $38.70 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $35.12 billion. General Motors Company had a return on equity of 22.14% and a net margin of 5.69%. General Motors Company's revenue was up 10.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.50 EPS. 20 Analysts reported that the Price Target for General Motors Company might touch $51 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $39.35 and $29 respectively.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, December 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 20th were paid a $0.15 dividend. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.74%. General Motors Company's dividend payout ratio is now 25.33%.

This news story was reported by Chaffey Breeze and is owned by of Chaffey Breeze. If you are viewing this piece on another domain, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and global copyright and trademark law. Employees Retirement System of Texas' holdings in General Motors Company were worth $2,021,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. The stock has seen a price of $37.68 according to a recent bid. TheStreet downgraded shares of Ford Motor Company from a "b-" rating to a "c" rating in a research note on Thursday, January 26th. Vetr cut Ford Motor Company from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $13.48 price objective for the a research report on Monday, November 14th. The stock is a Buy among 24 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating, thirteen have given a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The Price to Sales (P/S) of the stock is 0.34, while P/B (Price to Book) stands at 1.31. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 450,635 shares of the company's stock, valued at $5,714,051.80. The stock was sold at an average price of $36.12, for a total value of $91,744.80. Company price to earnings (P/E) ratio, which measures the relationship between the earnings of a company and its stock price, is calculated as 6.37. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Taking a glance at past performance, we will examine different up or down moving trends about F. The stock added 1.44% beyond one week and climbed 2.68% during previous one month session. Buy rating has been given by 1 analysts to the company stock whereas no analyst given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 8 analysts given HOLD rating. The correct version of this news story can be read at

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