Shares of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) [Trend Analysis] plunging -1.38% in last trading session as Ford Motor Firm continues to reach new heights in China, with demand rising 24 percent in September. So far this year, sales for Ford, Lincoln and its joint ventures have totaled around 880,000 vehicles, up 11 percent over previous year.
“Ford has been building momentum month following month, winning new consumers with the most exciting and appealing lineup we have ever provided in China,” stated Peter Fleet, vice president, Marketing, Sales and Service, Ford Asia Pacific. “We will continue to listen to consumers and meet their needs with great new cars, SUVs and commercial vehicles.”
Its beta stands at 1.14 times. 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 F in recent few months. In ratings table the F given BUY ratings by 7 analysts in current phase and 1 analyst suggest it as overweight security. The 2 number of analyst/s have SELL recommendation for current month on F. While 13 number of analysts gave ratings for HOLD in current as compared to 1 analyst giving UNDERWEIGHT. As per remarks given by WSJ, consensus pool recommends it as Hold security. The firm has price volatility of 1.89% for a week and 1.62% for a month.
The stock was assessed in terms of profitability as current quarter EPS estimate trends showed $0.21 at current month while compared with $0.25 in a month ago. The stock next year first quarter current estimate trend for EPS was for $0.40 and on annual basis FY 2016 estimate trends at current was for $1.82 as compared to one month ago of $1.88, and for next year per share earnings estimates have $1.76.
Narrow down four to firm performance, its weekly performance was 0.17% and monthly performance was -2.10%. The stock price of F is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -0.48% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -1.51%.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE:FCAU) [Trend Analysis] luring active investment momentum, shares an advance 1.55% to $6.57. The FCAU held a rough session during the week but was ready to get some critical analysis. The stock was assessed by a pool of analysts at WSJ and came out with some serious outcomes not to be avoided before making investment. The FCAU ratings chart showed that 5 gave HOLD ratings for the current month as 2 analysts opting for Overweight option for same period, whereas, 1 analyst out of pool gave UNDERWEIGHT rating. For stocks’ current month, 10 analysts opted for BUY ratings as compared to 7 opting for SELL in the same period. The stock price target chart showed average price target of 7.65 as compared to current price of 6.57.
Taking look on per share earnings estimates, its next year first quarter current estimate trend for EPS was for $0.44 and on annual basis FY 2016 estimate trends at current was for $1.41 as compared to one month ago of $1.40, and for next year per share earnings estimates have $1.63.
The total volume of 3.34 Million shares held in the session was surprisingly higher than its average volume of 5584.61 shares. EPS estimates indicating constrictive facts, the current year from sell-side analysts, Price to current year EPS stands at 627.30%, and looking further price to next year’s EPS is 16.90%. While price to earnings ratio of 12.54 attracting passive investors.