Ford Motor Beta vs. Net Income

Ford Motor Company -- USA Stock  

USD 12.65  0.05  0.4%

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Ford Motor Net Income vs. Beta Fundamental Analysis

Ford Motor Company is rated below average in beta category among related companies. It is rated # 3 in net income category among related companies making up about  3,392,307,692  of Net Income per Beta.
Beta is one of the most important measures of equity market volatility. Beta can be thought of as asset elasticity or sensitivity to market. In other words, it is a number that shows the relationship of financial instrument to the financial market in which this instrument is traded. For example if Beta of equity is 2, it will be expected to significantly outperform market when market is going up and significantly underperform when market is going down. Similarly, Beta of 1 indicates that an asset and market will generate similar returns during over time.
Ford Motor 
Beta 
 = 
Covariance 
Variance 
=
1.3
In a nutshell, Beta is a measure of individual stock risk relative to the overall volatility of the stock market. and is calculated based on very sound finance theory - Capital Assets Pricing Model (CAPM).However, since Beta is calculated based on historical price movements it may not predict how a firm's stock is going to perform in the future.
Net income is the profit of a company for the reporting period which is derived after taking revenues and gains and subtracting all expenses and losses. Net income is one of the most watched numbers by money managers as well as individual investors.
Ford Motor 
Net Income 
 = 
(Rev + Gain) 
-  
(Exp + Loss) 
=
4.41 B
Because income is reported on the Income Statement of a company and is measured in dollars some investors prefer to use Profit Margin which measures income as a percentage of sales.

Comparison

Net Income Comparison
  Net Income 
      Ford Motor Comparables 
Ford Motor is rated # 2 in net income category among related companies.
  Beta 
      Ford Motor Comparables 
Ford Motor is rated # 5 in beta category among related companies.

Beta Analysis

As market goes up, the company is expected to significantly outperform it. However, if the market returns are negative, Ford Motor will likely underperform.
Ford Motor Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets, finances, and services automobiles. more
NameFord Motor Company
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InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00037996.0
ISINUS3453708600
CUSIP345370860
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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