Ford manufactures automobiles and is a staple in the United States auto industry. The auto industry in this country has certainly been through quite a bit in the past several years but continues to stand tall. When looking at Ford as a potential investment, there are several macro economic areas you should think about.
Ford Motor Company is rated below average in market capitalization category among related companies. Market capitalization of Auto Manufacturers industry is currently estimated at about 594.38 Billion. Ford Motor holds roughly 35.88 Billion in market capitalization claiming about 6% of stocks in Auto Manufacturers industry.
Ford Motor Company is rated # 5 in price to book category among related companies. It is rated below average in price to earning category among related companies reporting about 5.94 of Price to Earning per Price to Book.
Ford Motor is not very volatile asset. Calculation of real value of Ford Motor is based on 2 months time horizon. Increasing Ford Motor time horizon generally increases accuracy of value calculation and significantly improves predictive power of the methodology used.