Investors Buy Ford Motor (F) on Weakness

Carret Asset Management LLC now owns 89,556 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $3,128,000 after purchasing an additional 676 shares during the period. The hedge funds in our partner's database now possess: 1.01 billion shares, down from 1.03 billion shares in 2017Q2. Sg Americas Ltd has 0.02% invested in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) for 58,181 shares. The stock increased 3.38% or $0.1215 during the last trading session, reaching $3.7215. The shares were sold at an average price of $44.59, for a total value of $5,513,330.55.

Commonwealth Equity Services Inc decreased Ford Mtr Co Del (F) stake by 1.68% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. It has underperformed by 8.11% the S&P500. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 150,484 shares of the company's stock, valued at $6,710,081.56. Bank of America downgraded the shares of GM in report on Wednesday, October 26 to "Neutral" rating. Security Capital Research & Management Inc who had been investing in Ventas Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $20.18 billion market cap company.

The stock decreased 0.44% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $22.37. About 1.46M shares traded. Kbc Grp Nv has 0.55% invested in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) for 1.51M shares. It has outperformed by 19.71% the S&P500.

Since July 31, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $20.35 million activity. Verbeck Robert E had sold 2,522 shares worth $616,499. Insiders sold a total of 47,752 shares of company stock valued at $603,965 in the last 90 days.

In related news, insider Barry L. Engle II sold 50,443 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 4th.

Among 29 analysts covering General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), 16 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 65% are positive. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a "sector perform" rating and issued a $13.00 target price on shares of Ford Motor in a report on Monday, October 16th. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, September 19 by Morgan Stanley. Also, EVP Nysschen Carel J. De sold 123,645 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 27th. The stock of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, November 15 by RBC Capital Markets. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of GD in report on Monday, October 23 with "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Monday, September 21 by Barclays Capital. The stock of Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, April 29 by UBS. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 25 with "Market Perform".

General Motors (NYSE:GM) (TSE:GMM.U) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 24th. After $1.32 actual EPS reported by General Motors Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.27% negative EPS growth.

Roffman Miller Associates Inc, which manages about $833.24M and $758.50 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Medtronic Plc (NYSE:MDT) by 6,929 shares to 237,731 shares, valued at $18.49M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Its down 0.05, from 0.86 in 2017Q2. 165 funds opened positions while 367 raised stakes. Gulf National Bank (Uk) reported 428,141 shares. Signalpoint Asset reported 5,900 shares. 51,795 are owned by New Mexico Educational Retirement Board. Crestwood Advsrs Gru Ltd Liability has 0.06% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Cetera Advisor Netwr Ltd Llc holds 0.08% or 137,868 shares in its portfolio. Franklin Resources stated it has 17.26 million shares or 0.34% of all its holdings.

The company now has an insider ownership of 0.1 Percent and Institutional ownership of 56.2 Percent. Moreover, Fayez Sarofim Com has 0% invested in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). Signature Inc stated it has 21,970 shares. Duncker Streett And invested in 0.01% or 2,900 shares. Bnp Paribas Asset Mngmt owns 142,880 shares for 0.31% of their portfolio. 4,079 are owned by Huntington Comml Bank.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in 2017 Q3. (NYSE:F) as Buy, 1 analysts given Outperform signal, 4 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in GM. Balentine LLC raised its stake in shares of Ford Motor by 4.0% in the second quarter. Hamlin Capital Management Ltd Liability Corp reported 2.71 million shares. The company has market cap of $165.13 million. Moreover, Northern has 0.14% invested in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). The firm has a market capitalization of $62,410.00, a P/E ratio of 9.56, a P/E/G ratio of 0.82 and a beta of 1.55.

First Republic Investment Management Inc increased General Mtrs Co (GM) stake by 12.13% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is a global automotive and mobility company. Fincl Bank Of Montreal Can holds 7.95M shares or 0.29% of its portfolio. General Motors's payout ratio is presently 32.90%. Tiaa Cref Inv Mngmt Limited Liability has invested 0.13% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). Bb&T Corp invested 0.29% of its portfolio in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). Blackrock reported 0.16% of its portfolio in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). The Pennsylvania-based Twin has invested 0.49% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM).

Scopus Asset Management Lp, which manages about $3.64 billion and $9.71B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Nexstar Media Group Inc (NASDAQ:NXST) by 248,949 shares to 860,000 shares, valued at $53.58M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Thor Inds Inc (Call) (NYSE:THO) by 575,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 400,000 shares, and cut its stake in Lear Corp (Put) (NYSE:LEA).

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