Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors LLC Decreases Stock Position in Ford Motor (NYSE:F)

Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors LLC cut its position in shares of Ford Motor (NYSE:FFree Report) by 2.8% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 292,513 shares of the auto manufacturer’s stock after selling 8,307 shares during the period. Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in Ford Motor were worth $3,633,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in F. Headlands Technologies LLC bought a new stake in shares of Ford Motor in the 2nd quarter valued at about $26,000. Milestone Investment Advisors LLC bought a new position in Ford Motor in the third quarter worth approximately $27,000. Quarry LP bought a new position in Ford Motor in the second quarter worth approximately $28,000. Peoples Bank KS bought a new position in Ford Motor in the third quarter worth approximately $29,000. Finally, Fairfield Bush & CO. bought a new position in shares of Ford Motor in the 2nd quarter worth $29,000. 52.73% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Ford Motor Price Performance

Shares of NYSE:F traded up $0.44 during trading on Tuesday, reaching $12.03. 51,732,675 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 56,141,582. The company has a quick ratio of 1.03, a current ratio of 1.21 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.12. Ford Motor has a fifty-two week low of $9.63 and a fifty-two week high of $15.42. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of $11.55 and a 200-day simple moving average of $11.71. The firm has a market cap of $48.16 billion, a PE ratio of 7.86, a P/E/G ratio of 1.15 and a beta of 1.62.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Several research firms have recently commented on F. UBS Group lowered Ford Motor from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $12.00 price target for the company. in a research report on Wednesday, January 17th. Barclays upgraded shares of Ford Motor from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating and set a $14.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. Redburn Atlantic assumed coverage on shares of Ford Motor in a research note on Wednesday, January 24th. They set a “sell” rating and a $10.00 price objective for the company. HSBC assumed coverage on Ford Motor in a research report on Monday, December 4th. They set a “hold” rating and a $11.30 price target on the stock. Finally, Morgan Stanley dropped their target price on shares of Ford Motor from $16.00 to $15.00 and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, October 31st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $13.74.

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Insider Activity at Ford Motor

In related news, insider John Douglas Field bought 182,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 8th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $11.05 per share, for a total transaction of $2,011,100.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 720,176 shares in the company, valued at $7,957,944.80. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. 0.80% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Ford Motor Company Profile

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Ford Motor Company develops, delivers, and services a range of Ford trucks, commercial cars and vans, sport utility vehicles, and Lincoln luxury vehicles worldwide. It operates through Ford Blue, Ford Model e, and Ford Pro; Ford Next; and Ford Credit segments. The company 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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