The current analyst and expert consensus on Ford is Buy with 12 hold recommendations. The current projected Ford target price consensus is 13.49 with 25 analyst opinions. One of the most common ways Ford Motor analysts use to provide buy-or-sell recommendation to the public are conference calls analysis and financial statements evaluations. Some experts can also talk to Ford vendors, executives, and/or customers. Ford recommendation module provides expert sentiment on the projected Ford Motor target price to derive its highest and lowest estimates based on target price standard deviation of 0.0. Check out Macroaxis Advice on Ford to cross-verify analyst projections. Unlike analyst recommendations, Macroaxis provides advice only from the perspective of investor risk tolerance and investment horizon.
The Ford's current Profit Margin is estimated to increase to 0.03, while Gross Profit is projected to decrease to roughly 15 B. At this time, Ford's Total Assets are most likely to increase significantly in the upcoming years. The Ford's current Current Assets is estimated to increase to about 129.6 B, while Cash and Equivalents is projected to decrease to roughly 23.8 B.
It's important to approach Ford's target price projections with caution. While they can be useful as part of a broader investment strategy, they are inherently speculative and subject to various kinds of risk, including market volatility and unforeseen external factors. Always consider multiple aspects and do your own research when making investment decisions.
Ford Target Price Consensus
We track the performance of the top 100 financial experts across various large and mid-size financial boutiques. Ford target price is determined by taking all analyst projections and averaging them out. There is no one specific way to measure analysts' performance other than comparing it to past results via a very sophisticated attribution analysis. Ford's target price projections below should be used in combination with other traditional price prediction techniques such as stock price forecasting, investor sentiment analysis, technical analysis, earnings estimate, and various momentum models.
Ford Target Price ProjectionFord's current and average target prices are 12.45 and 13.49, respectively. The current price of Ford is the price at which Ford Motor is currently trading. On the other hand, Ford's target price is what analysts think the stock is worth or could sell for in the future. The more significant the discrepancy between the two prices, the more it stimulates investors to act.
Note that most analysts generally publish their price targets in research reports on specific companies, along with recommendations for the company's stock.Although price targets are often quoted in the financial news media, there could be a delay between the publication of the latest analyst outlook on Ford Motor and the information provided on this page.
Analyst Consensus On Ford Target Price
Ford Analyst RatingsFord's analyst stock recommendations are determined by taking an average estimate of all analysts we track and classifying them as Strong Buy, Buy, Hold, Strong Sell, or Sell. Ratings generally communicate what analysts sense about Ford stock, and they use a lot of effort and time to analyze it and arrive at a rating. That suggests that analyst recommendations are the outcome of an objective and thorough examination of Ford's financials, market performance, and future outlook by experienced professionals. Ford's historical ratings below, therefore, can serve as a valuable tool for investors.
Analyst Consensus Breakdown
Average Consensus Estimates
Analysts determine stock price targets through various methods, including financial modeling, peer comparison, and company analysis. The stock price target is the analyst's best estimate of the future price of a stock and is used by investors to make investment decisions. However, it is important to note that stock price targets are not guaranteed, and the actual price of a stock can differ significantly from the target due to various factors such as market conditions, economic events, and company developments.
Steps to utilize Ford price targetsFord's stock target price is an estimate of its future price, usually made by analysts. Using Ford's target price to determine if it is a suitable investment can be done through the following steps:
- Look at Ford's target prices provided by various analysts and compare them. This can help you gain a more balanced view of the Stock's potential.
- Look at the analyst's track record to determine if they have a history of accurately predicting stock prices.
- Look at the Company's financials, including revenue, earnings, and debt, to determine if it is in good financial health.
- Consider market conditions. For example, take into account the state of the economy, competition, and regulatory environment, to determine if Ford's stock is likely to perform well.
- Diversify your portfolio and do not rely solely on stock target prices to make investment decisions. Invest in a mix of stocks, bonds, and other assets to manage risk.
Additional Ford Value Projection ModulesMost investment researchers agree that the mispricing and readjustment of any Stock value happens often and is sometimes even predictable, but there is no strong theory explaining why it happens. The current price of Ford is a key component of Ford valuation and have some predictive power on the future returns of a Ford.
Sophisticated investors, who have witnessed many market ups and downs, frequently view the market will even out over time. This tendency of Ford's price to converge to an average value over time is called mean reversion. However, historically, high market prices usually discourage investors that believe in mean reversion to invest, while low prices are viewed as an opportunity to buy. Please use the tools below to analyze the current value of Ford in the context of predictive analytics.
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Check out Macroaxis Advice on Ford to cross-verify analyst projections. Unlike analyst recommendations, Macroaxis provides advice only from the perspective of investor risk tolerance and investment horizon.Note that the Ford Motor information on this page should be used as a complementary analysis to other Ford's statistical models used to find the right mix of equity instruments to add to your existing portfolios or create a brand new portfolio. You can also try the Financial Widgets module to easily integrated Macroaxis content with over 30 different plug-and-play financial widgets.
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The data published in Ford's official financial statements usually reflect Ford's business processes, product offerings, services, and other fundamental events. But there are other numbers, ratios, or fundamental indicators derived from these statements that are easier to understand and visualize within the underlying realities that drive quantitative information of Ford Motor. For example, before you start analyzing numbers published by Ford accountants, it's critical to develop an understanding of what Ford's liquidity, profitability, and earnings quality are in the context of the Automobiles space in which it operates.
Please note, the presentation of Ford's financial position, as portrayed in its financial statements, is often influenced by management's estimates, judgments, and sometimes even manipulations. In the best case, Ford's management is honest, while the outside auditors are strict and uncompromising. Whatever the case, the imprecision that can be found in Ford's accounting process means that the reasonable investor should take a skeptical approach toward the financial statement analysis of Ford Motor. Please utilize our Beneish M Score to check the likelihood of Ford's management manipulating its earnings.