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Active Frontline Stocks in Broker Choice: Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F), The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT)

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) [Trend Analysis] retains strong position in active trade, as shares scoring -0.25% to $11.96 in an active trade session, while looking at the shares volume, around 20.61 Million shares have changed hands in this session.

The Bodof Ford Motor Firm reported a fourth quarter dividend of $0.15 per share on the firm’s outstanding Class B and ordinary stock. The fourth quarter dividend is the same level of regular dividends paid in the first, second and third quarters of 2016. The fourth quarter dividend is payable on Dec. 1, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Oct. 27, 2016.

Finally, analysts shed their light over the F price targets; maintaining price high target of 17.00 while at average the price target was 13.25 in contrast with the current price of 11.96. The price targets are usually acts as the boosters or blasters in the performance of stock. A higher price target would definitely provide confidence to investors during the trading action, consideration given by Wall Street Journal.

So does the rankings given by analysts; let us highlight rankings table and we had 7 analyst recommending BUY ratings for current month and for previous month 7 stands on similar situation; while 13 for the current month as compared to 12 analysts recommending for HOLD from the pool for previous month. While 1 stands at overweight and 1 analyst gave Underweight and 2 out of pool consider it as Sell for current month. For the overall, consensus ratings were for Hold.

The firm has institutional ownership of 58.60%, while insider ownership included 0.31%. F attains analyst recommendation of 2.80 with week’s performance of -4.17%. Investors looking further ahead will note that the Price to next year’s EPS is -3.57%.

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) [Trend Analysis] knocking active thrust in leading trading session, shares a decrease of -0.72% to 31.92 with around 2.55 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Fundamentalist can give brighter side of a picture but an analyst can glow the darker parts stored in any investment. Let us view how analysts have ranked GT in recent few months. In ratings table the GT given BUY ratings by 7 analyst in current phase and 2 analysts suggest it as overweight security. The 1 number of analyst/s have SELL recommendation for current month on GT. While 0 number of analysts gave ratings for HOLD in current. As per remarks given by WSJ, consensus pool recommends it as Overweight security.

The stock was assessed in terms of profitability as current quarter EPS estimate trends showed $1.18 at current month while compared with $1.19 in a month ago. The stock next year first quarter current estimate trend for EPS was for $1.00 and on annual basis FY 2016 estimate trends at current was for $4.05 as compared to one month ago of $4.05, and for next year per share earnings estimates have $4.26.

The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 31.62% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -8.92%.

Similar, the positive performance for the quarter recorded as 20.11% and for the year was 1.79%, while the YTD performance remained at -1.59%. GT has Average True Range for 14 days of 0.76.


About Richard Avery

He is a capital projects manager and process design engineer at a large-cap company. He has renowned MBA degree. Before joining SWR, he was a freelance writer for renounce tech websites. He is currently studying for CFP exam. Interests: Tech stocks, Economic Markets, Blue-chips.

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