Hot Cheap Stocks To Buy Right Now: Ford Motor Credit Company(F)
Ford Motor Company primarily develops, manufactures, distributes, and services vehicles and parts worldwide. It operates in two sectors, Automotive and Financial Services. The Automotive sector offers vehicles primarily under the Ford and Lincoln brand names. This sector markets cars, trucks, and parts through retail dealers in North America, and through distributors and dealers outside of North America. It also sells cars and trucks to dealers for sale to fleet customers, including daily rental car companies, commercial fleet customers, leasing companies, and governments. In addition, this sector provides retail customers with a range of after-sale vehicle services and products in the areas, such as maintenance and light repair, heavy repair, collision repair, vehicle accessories, and extended service contracts under the Ford Service, Lincoln Service, Ford Custom Accessories, Ford Extended Service Plan, and Motorcraft brand names. The Financial Services sector offers vari ous automotive financing products to and through automotive dealers. It offers retail financing, which includes retail installment contracts for new and used vehicles; direct financing leases; wholesale financing products that comprise loans to dealers to finance the purchase of vehicle inventory; loans to dealers to finance working capital, purchase real estate dealership, and/or make improvements to dealership facilities; and other financing products, as well as provides insurance services. Ford Motor Company was founded in 1903 and is based in Dearborn, Michigan.Advisors' Opinion:
- [By STOCKPICKR]
Nearest Resistance: $14.50
Nearest Support: $13.50
Catalyst: Technical Setup
Shares of automaker Ford Motor (F) are seeing some big-volume price action this afternoon, propelled by tec! hnical factors following shares' big test of $13.50 support earlier this month. From here, Ford has a very clear trading outlook: If shares can catch a bid above $14.50, then Ford becomes a high-probability buy. Otherwise, I'd suggest avoiding this stock.
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- [By Ben Levisohn]
What looked to be a higher open for Ford Motor (F) has turned into a massive loss despite the fact that the automaker beat earnings forecasts.Zuma Press
Ford reported a profit of 24 cents a share, beating forecasts for 19 cents, but clearly something else is going on. Could it be the high cost of launching the new F-150? Sterne Agee’s Michael Ward and Ali Faghri dig into Ford’s numbers:
Ford's third quarter pretax earnings from global auto operations were down 70% versus the year-earlier period, largely reflecting the cost impact from the changeover to the new pickup trucks in North America, a special warranty accrual, and weakness in South America and in Rus! sia. The ! pickup truck launch should be completed in the first quarter of 2015 and should lead to improved earnings performance in 2015 and in 2016…
Ford's 2014 total company guidance is unchanged. Ford expects Automotive revenue in 2014 to be about the same as 2013; Automotive operating margin to be lower.
Shares of Ford Motor have dropped 4.2% to $13.79, but General Motors (GM) isn’t faring much better after falling 1.2% yesterday following its own earnings release yesterday. Citigroup’s Itay Michaeli doesn’t understand the negative reaction to General Motors’ beat:
General Motors posted what we felt were solid Q3 results with an affirmed H2 outlook, again distancing the 2014 earnings and execution story from Ford's. With all of the volatility General Motors has faced this year—recalls, macro, Yen—General Motors’ 2014 EBIT guidance (ex. warranty) remains intact and potentially ahead of plan (stock down 24% YTD). Despite what bears would like to believe, General Motors is executing well and marching towards >$4 of 2015E EPS (Citi $4.67). So why was the stock down after the call? While we cannot say for sure, we do suspect there may have been confusion around a comment made on the call regarding pickup tru
- [By Garrett Cook]
Ford Motor Co (NYSE: F) reported better-than-expected third-quarter earnings.
The Dearborn, Michigan-based company posted quarterly net income of $835 million or $0.21 per share, down from $1.27 billion, or $0.31 per share, in the year-ago period. Its pretax profit slipped to $1.18 billion, or $0.24 per share, versus $2.6 billion, or $0.45 per share.
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