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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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history
Cash to Debt 0.48
F's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
68% of the 1360 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. F: 0.48 )
F' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.6
Current: 0.48

0.03
0.6
Equity to Asset 0.13
F's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
60% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. F: 0.13 )
F' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.09   Max: 0.13
Current: 0.13

-0.09
0.13
Interest Coverage 6.56
F's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
56% of the 884 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 17.08 vs. F: 6.56 )
F' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 9.5
Current: 6.56

0.32
9.5
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.74
M-Score: -2.74
WACC vs ROIC
3.25%
4.11%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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history
Operating margin (%) 2.48
F's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1367 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 5.71 vs. F: 2.48 )
F' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -10.4   Max: 13.11
Current: 2.48

-10.4
13.11
Net-margin (%) 4.24
F's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1367 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.38 vs. F: 4.24 )
F' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -10.18   Max: 15.4
Current: 4.24

-10.18
15.4
ROE (%) 24.40
F's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1354 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 10.13 vs. F: 24.40 )
F' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -252.84   Max: 281.62
Current: 24.4

-252.84
281.62
ROA (%) 3.00
F's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1374 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.48 vs. F: 3.00 )
F' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -5.94   Max: 11.78
Current: 3

-5.94
11.78
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 4.12
F's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 1372 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 14.73 vs. F: 4.12 )
F' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -15.93   Max: 94.42
Current: 4.12

-15.93
94.42
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.20
F's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1124 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. F: 5.20 )
F' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -29.2   Max: 25.4
Current: 5.2

-29.2
25.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -8.20
F's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1016 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. F: -8.20 )
F' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -35.5   Max: 32.5
Current: -8.2

-35.5
32.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 1.80
F's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. F: 1.80 )
F' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -54.7   Max: 95
Current: 1.8

-54.7
95
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

F Guru Trades in Q1 2014

James Barrow 67,932,600 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 9,483,994 sh (+5513.49%)
Steven Cohen 452,708 sh (+286.76%)
Richard Snow 191,985 sh (+91.99%)
David Dreman 182,104 sh (+61.83%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 74,831 sh (+19.92%)
Pioneer Investments 9,265,772 sh (+15.53%)
David Tepper 7,286,816 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 10,000,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 1,642,741 sh (-4.23%)
Ken Fisher 897,172 sh (-44.99%)
Jeremy Grantham 288,400 sh (-60.44%)
Louis Moore Bacon 27,030 sh (-72.97%)
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Q2 2014

F Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 1,785,209 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 11,000 sh (New)
Ken Heebner 4,060,000 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 1,547,736 sh (+72.51%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 105,363 sh (+40.8%)
James Barrow 70,398,856 sh (+3.63%)
Brian Rogers 10,000,000 sh (unchged)
David Tepper 7,286,816 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 27,030 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 9,079,853 sh (-2.01%)
Mario Gabelli 1,548,241 sh (-5.75%)
NWQ Managers 7,764,504 sh (-18.13%)
David Dreman 135,902 sh (-25.37%)
Richard Snow 50,150 sh (-73.88%)
Jeremy Grantham 11,000 sh (-96.19%)
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Q3 2014

F Guru Trades in Q3 2014

John Burbank 9,808 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 141,912 sh (+34.69%)
Caxton Associates 1,500,000 sh (unchged)
John Burbank 200,000 sh (unchged)
Richard Snow 50,150 sh (unchged)
David Tepper 7,286,816 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
David Dreman 134,988 sh (-0.67%)
Brian Rogers 9,750,000 sh (-2.5%)
James Barrow 68,251,921 sh (-3.05%)
NWQ Managers 7,123,579 sh (-8.25%)
Ken Fisher 1,399,141 sh (-9.6%)
Mario Gabelli 1,340,488 sh (-13.42%)
Pioneer Investments 5,598,821 sh (-38.34%)
Ken Heebner 1,630,000 sh (-59.85%)
Jim Simons 667,809 sh (-62.59%)
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Q4 2014

F Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Brian Rogers 10,000,000 sh (+2.56%)
Ken Fisher 1,406,301 sh (+0.51%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with F

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ken Heebner 2014-09-30 Reduce -59.85%1.14%$15.11 - $17.84 $ 14.85-13%1630000
NWQ Managers 2014-09-30 Reduce -8.25%0.11%$15.11 - $17.84 $ 14.85-13%7123579
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-09-30 Add 34.69%$15.11 - $17.84 $ 14.85-13%141912
John Burbank 2014-09-30 New Buy$15.11 - $17.84 $ 14.85-13%9808
Ken Heebner 2014-06-30 New Buy1.9%$15.46 - $17.28 $ 14.85-9%4060000
NWQ Managers 2014-06-30 Reduce -18.13%0.24%$15.46 - $17.28 $ 14.85-9%7764504
Richard Snow 2014-06-30 Reduce -73.88%0.09%$15.46 - $17.28 $ 14.85-9%50150
David Dreman 2014-06-30 Reduce -25.37%0.06%$15.46 - $17.28 $ 14.85-9%135902
Ken Fisher 2014-06-30 Add 72.51%0.02%$15.46 - $17.28 $ 14.85-9%1547736
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-06-30 Add 40.8%$15.46 - $17.28 $ 14.85-9%105363
James Barrow 2014-03-31 New Buy1.5%$14.55 - $16.73 $ 14.85-4%67932600
NWQ Managers 2014-03-31 Add 5513.49%1.28%$14.55 - $16.73 $ 14.85-4%9483994
David Dreman 2014-03-31 Add 61.83%0.08%$14.55 - $16.73 $ 14.85-4%182104
Richard Snow 2014-03-31 Add 91.99%0.06%$14.55 - $16.73 $ 14.85-4%191985
Ken Fisher 2014-03-31 Reduce -44.99%0.03%$14.55 - $16.73 $ 14.85-4%897172
George Soros 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.03%$14.55 - $16.73 $ 14.85-4%0
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 9.70
F's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 18.10 vs. F: 9.70 )
F' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.05   Max: 18.95
Current: 9.7

2.05
18.95
Forward P/E 7.26
F's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
94% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 19.16 vs. F: 7.26 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 9.70
F's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 17.90 vs. F: 9.70 )
F' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 2.05   Max: 20.69
Current: 9.7

2.05
20.69
P/B 2.20
F's P/B is ranked higher than
60% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. F: 2.20 )
F' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 24.17
Current: 2.2

0.81
24.17
P/S 0.40
F's P/S is ranked higher than
80% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. F: 0.40 )
F' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.64
Current: 0.4

0.02
0.64
PFCF 11.20
F's PFCF is ranked higher than
90% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 117.17 vs. F: 11.20 )
F' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.06   Max: 200.25
Current: 11.2

1.06
200.25
POCF 4.72
F's POCF is ranked higher than
87% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. F: 4.72 )
F' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 152
Current: 4.72

0.49
152
EV-to-EBIT 32.85
F's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
59% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 15.22 vs. F: 32.85 )
F' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -40.2   Max: 103.9
Current: 32.85

-40.2
103.9
Shiller P/E 10.10
F's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
94% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 42.79 vs. F: 10.10 )
F' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.38   Max: 108.54
Current: 10.1

7.38
108.54
Current Ratio 2.90
F's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 1368 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. F: 2.90 )
F' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 4.32
Current: 2.9

0.25
4.32
Quick Ratio 2.73
F's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 1368 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. F: 2.73 )
F' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 4.14
Current: 2.73

0.21
4.14
Days Inventory 25.12
F's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
93% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 57.81 vs. F: 25.12 )
F' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 16.73   Max: 26.78
Current: 25.12

16.73
26.78
Days Sales Outstanding 227.91
F's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
53% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 66.86 vs. F: 227.91 )
F' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 4.6   Max: 260.8
Current: 227.91

4.6
260.8

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 3.60
F's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
87% of the 1078 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. F: 3.60 )
F' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 6.37
Current: 3.6

0.39
6.37
Dividend Payout 0.31
F's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
85% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. F: 0.31 )
F' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 1.29
Current: 0.31

0.02
1.29
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.40
F's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1092 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.27 vs. F: 3.40 )
F' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 6.37
Current: 3.4

0.39
6.37
Share Buyback Rate 0.70
F's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
89% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. F: 0.70 )
F' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 21   Max: -36.9
Current: 0.7

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 2.19
F's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
65% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. F: 2.19 )
F' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 51.53
Current: 2.19

0.54
51.53
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.80
F's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.46 vs. F: 0.80 )
F' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 29
Current: 0.8

0.09
29
Price/Median PS Value 1.96
F's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
52% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. F: 1.96 )
F' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 2.73
Current: 1.96

0.17
2.73
Price/Graham Number 0.96
F's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
79% of the 1442 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. F: 0.96 )
F' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 31.33
Current: 0.96

0.32
31.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.00
F's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1364 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. F: 3.00 )
F' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1   Max: 15.7
Current: 3

1
15.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -7.26
F's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
59% of the 894 Companies
in the Global Auto Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 9.22 vs. F: -7.26 )
F' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -8.5   Max: 284.5
Current: -7.26

-8.5
284.5

Business Description

Industry: Autos » Auto Manufacturers
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Traded in other countries:F.Belgium, FORDP.France, FMC1.Germany, 0P4F.UK, FDMO34.Brazil, F.Mexico, F.Switzerland,
Ford Motor Co was incorporated in Delaware in 1919. The Company is a producer of cars and trucks. It and its subsidiaries also engage in other businesses, including financing vehicles. The Company operates in two segments: Automotive and Financial Services. It sells cars and trucks throughout the world. Its automotive operations sold approximately 5,695,000 vehicles at wholesale throughout the world. Its vehicle brands include Ford and Lincoln. Substantially all of its cars, trucks and parts are marketed through retail dealers in North America, and through distributors and dealers outside of North America, the substantial majority of which are independently owned. In addition to the products it sells to its dealerships for retail sale, it also sells cars and trucks to its dealerships for sale to fleet customers, including daily rental car companies, commercial fleet customers, leasing companies, and governments. Through its dealer network and other channels, it provides retail customers with a wide range of after-sale vehicle services and products, including maintenance and light repair, heavy repair, collision, vehicle accessories and extended service warranty. The predominant share of Ford Credit's business consists of financing its vehicles and supporting its dealers. Ford Credit's primary financing products fall into the following three categories, Retail financing. Purchasing retail installment sale contracts and retail lease contracts from dealers, and offering financing to commercial customers - primarily vehicle leasing companies and fleet purchasers - to purchase or lease vehicle fleets, Wholesale financing. Making loans to dealers to finance the purchase of vehicle inventory, also known as floorplan financing; and Other financing. Making loans to dealers for working capital, improvements to dealership facilities, and to purchase or finance dealership real estate. Many governmental standards and regulations relating to safety, fuel economy, emissions control, noise control, vehicle recycling, substances of concern, vehicle damage, and theft prevention are applicable to new motor vehicles, engines, and equipment manufactured for sale in the United States, Europe, and elsewhere.
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