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Ford Motor Company (F)

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  • Mon, Aug. 24, 9:45 AM
    • Automaker stocks are one of the hardest hit sectors in early trading.
    • Concerns over demand in China and ambitious capacity growth in the automobile industry have been raised to a new level.
    • Notable decliners include General Motors (GM -5.4%), Ford (F -5.6%), Toyota (TM -6%), Honda (HMC -5.9%), and Tesla Motors (TSLA -6.1%).
    | Mon, Aug. 24, 9:45 AM | 82 Comments
  • Mon, Aug. 3, 9:20 AM
    • Ford (NYSE:F) unit sales +4.9% to 222,731 units vs. 1.8% growth expected.
    • Passenger car sales -3.9% to 66,004 units in the month.
    • Utilities sales +13.4% to 73,632 units.
    • Truck sales +5.7% to 83,095 units.
    • Ford +1.32% to $15.02 premarket.
    | Mon, Aug. 3, 9:20 AM | 38 Comments
  • Tue, Jul. 28, 7:22 AM
    • Ford (NYSE:F) grew pretax profit by 10% to $2.9B in Q2. Operating margin was up 60 bps to 7.2%.
    • Wholesale volume was up 2% during the period, pushing up Ford's global market share by 10 bps to 7.6%.
    • North America: Revenue $23.3B, operating margin -50 bps to 11.1%, volume and pricing strong, record profit level for the quarter.
    • South America: Revenue $1.5B, operating margin +160 bps to -12.4%, strong demand for the Ka model.
    • Europe: Revenue -14% to $7.0B due in part to F/X, operating margin -40 bps to -0.2%.
    • Middle East/Africa: Revenue $0.9B, operating margin -710 bps to -5.1%, wholesale volume down 10%.
    • Asia Pacific: Revenue $2.4B, operating margin +230 bps to 7.8%.
    • Previously: Ford Motor beats by $0.10, beats on revenue
    • F +1.58% premarket to $14.80.
    | Tue, Jul. 28, 7:22 AM | 46 Comments
  • Tue, Apr. 28, 7:29 AM
    • Ford (NYSE:F) reports pre-tax profit rose 17% Y/Y to $1.4B in Q1.
    • Operating margin for the automotive part of the business was up 20 bps to 3.6%.
    • Automotive revenue by segment: North America -2% to $20B, South America -20% to $1.5B, Europe -11% to $6.9B, Middle East & Africa $1.1B, Asia Pacific -14% to $2.3B
    • Automotive operating-related cash flow ended the quarter at $500M.
    • The financial services business saw pre-tax profit of $483M, essentially flat from a year ago.
    • Ford reconfirms 2015 pre-tax profit guidance of $8.5B to $9.5B.
    • Ford Q1 press release (.pdf)
    • F -1.64% premarket.
    | Tue, Apr. 28, 7:29 AM | 22 Comments
  • Tue, Mar. 3, 9:24 AM
    • Ford (NYSE:F) unit sales -1.9% to 180,383 vs. the +5% to +6% expected range from analysts.
    • Passenger car sales fell 8.1% to 56,081 during the month.
    • Utilities sales -2.3% to 54,420.
    • Truck sales +4.0% to 69,882 led by the new aluminum-bodied F-150.
    • Shares of Ford are down 3.8% premarket to $15.95 after the sales report.
    | Tue, Mar. 3, 9:24 AM | 60 Comments
  • Tue, Feb. 3, 9:22 AM
    • Ford (NYSE:F) unit sales +15.3% to 178,351 vs. +12.8% consensus estimate.
    • Retail passenger car sales were up 17%, while utilities saw a 8.3% gain and truck sales rose 20% with demand for the F-Series strong.
    • Shares of Ford are up 1.4% premarket to $15.49.
    | Tue, Feb. 3, 9:22 AM | 4 Comments
  • Thu, Jan. 29, 7:08 AM
    • Ford Motor (NYSE:F): Q4 EPS of $0.26 beats by $0.03.
    • Revenue of $35.9B (-4.5% Y/Y) beats by $1.1B.
    • Shares +1.2% PM.
    | Thu, Jan. 29, 7:08 AM | 19 Comments
  • Fri, Jan. 23, 9:04 AM
    • Ford (NYSE:F) discloses it will take a $800M charge related to Venezuela currency regulations in Q4.
    • The loss was anticipated by analysts.
    • The company notes 2014 pre-tax profit guidance is not impacted by the development.
    • F -0.4% premarket.
    • SEC Form 8-K
    | Fri, Jan. 23, 9:04 AM | 10 Comments
  • Nov. 28, 2014, 11:05 AM
    • Automobile stocks are higher as a group after oil prices slide.
    • General Motors (NYSE:GM) is up 2.3% and Toyota is 1.1% higher, while shares of Ford (NYSE:F) are just poking out a modest 0.1% gain.
    • There's some concerns that Ford's big bet on aluminum loses some of its relevance if gas prices shoot lower.
    • Daimler (OTCPK:DDAIF) and BMW (OTCPK:BAMXY) are both beating broad market averages with +1% gains.
    • EV automaker Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) is down 2.1% on the day.
    | Nov. 28, 2014, 11:05 AM | 117 Comments
  • Nov. 13, 2014, 12:55 PM
    • Shares of Ford (NYSE:F) are up over 3% after the automaker posts solid sales trends in Europe.
    • Analysts think the recent sales momentum could help Ford beat expectations for a $1.2B loss on the continent this year and $250M loss for 2015.
    • The automaker has big plans for 2015 in Europe with new Focus ST, S-Max, C-Max, Grand C-Max, Mustang, and Edge models scheduled to be introduced.
    | Nov. 13, 2014, 12:55 PM | 2 Comments
  • Oct. 24, 2014, 7:04 AM
    • Ford Motor (NYSE:F): Q3 EPS of $0.24 beats by $0.05.
    • Revenue of $34.9B (-2.5% Y/Y) beats by $1.79B.
    • Shares +1.1% PM.
    • Press Release
    | Oct. 24, 2014, 7:04 AM | 4 Comments
  • Sep. 29, 2014, 4:18 PM
    • Shares of Ford (NYSE:F) ended the day 7.5% lower on a late selling flurry after the automaker forecast a loss of $1B in South America due to currency issues and issued weak guidance for Europe as well.
    • Pre-tax profit for 2014 is pegged at $6B by the company.
    • The comments from Ford management came during an Investor Day Conference (webcast, slides).
    • F -0.5% AH.
    | Sep. 29, 2014, 4:18 PM | 64 Comments
  • Sep. 8, 2014, 6:53 AM
    • Morgan Stanley pushes Ford (NYSE:F) down to an Underweight rating from a lofty Overweight position.
    • The investment firm sets a $16 price target on shares of the automaker.
    • F -2.0% premarket to $16.80.
    | Sep. 8, 2014, 6:53 AM | 52 Comments
  • Jul. 24, 2014, 7:15 AM
    • North America Wholesales of 760K vs. 802K a year ago, with revenue of $21.2B vs. $21.8B. Operating margin of 11.6% up 100 basis points from a year ago. Pre-tax income of $2.44B vs. $2.32B a year ago. Market share dipped 1.2 points to 15.3%. For FY14, Ford (NYSE:F) expects pre-tax profit to be lower than 2013 and operating margin in the 8-9% range.
    • South America Wholesales of 114K vs. 147K a year ago, with pre-tax loss of $295M vs. a profit of $151M a year ago. Ford now expects a larger loss in South America than what it previously guided for.
    • Europe Wholesales of 376K vs. 377K a year ago, with pre-tax profit of $14M vs. a loss of $306M. Full-year guidance is unchanged.
    • Asia-Pacific Wholesales of 362K vs. 300K a year ago, with pre-tax income of $159M vs. $130M. Wholesale volume in China gained 26% Y/Y. Company expects full-year profit in 2014 to be higher than a year previous.
    • Conference calls at 8:30 and 11:30 ET can be heard here.
    • Previously: Ford Motor beats by $0.03, misses on revenue
    • Shares +1% premarket
    | Jul. 24, 2014, 7:15 AM | 2 Comments
  • May 21, 2014, 5:42 PM
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    | May 21, 2014, 5:42 PM | 2 Comments
  • Apr. 1, 2014, 9:35 AM
    • Ford (F) unit sales +3.4% to 194K to eclipse the consensus estimate of analysts for a 1.1% gain.
    • Sales for the Fusion model were up 9% to 32,963 to set an all-time record for March.
    • Shares of Ford (F) are up 1.7% off the stronger-than-expected report.
    | Apr. 1, 2014, 9:35 AM | 12 Comments
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Company Description
Ford Motor Co is engaged in automobile manufacturing business. It produces cars and trucks. Its business is divided into two segments: Automotive and Financial Services.