Ford Motor Operating Margin vs. Price to Earning

Ford Motor Company -- USA Stock  

USD 12.12  0.07  0.58%

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Ford Motor Price to Earning vs. Operating Margin Fundamental Analysis

Ford Motor Company is rated below average in operating margin category among related companies. It is rated # 5 in price to earning category among related companies reporting about  6.35  of Price to Earning per Operating Margin.
Operating Margin shows how much operating income a company makes on each dollar of sales. It is one of the profitability indicators which helps analysts to understand whether the firm is successful or not making money from everyday operations.
Ford Motor 
Operating Margin 
 = 
Operating Income 
Revenue 
X
100 
=
2.03 %
A good Operating Margin is required for a company to be able to pay for its fixed costs or pay out its debt which implies that the higher the margin, the better. This ratio is most effective in evaluating the earning potential of a company over time when comparing it against firm's competitors.
Price to Earnings ratio is typically used for current valuation of a company and is one of the most popular ratios that investor monitor on a daily basis. Holding a low PE stock is less risky because. When a company's profitability fall, it is likely that earnings will also go down..In other words, if you start from a lower position your downside risk is limited. There are also some investors who believe that low Price to Earnings ratio reflects the low pricing because a given company is in trouble. On the other hand, a higher PE ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of profit.
Ford Motor 
P/E 
 = 
Market Value Per Share 
Earnings Per Share 
=
12.89 times
Generally speaking, the Price to Earnings ratio gives investors an idea of what the market is willing to pay for the company's current earnings.

Comparison

Price to Earning Comparison
Ford Motor is rated # 4 in price to earning category among related companies.
  Operating Margin 
      Ford Motor Comparables 
Ford Motor is rated # 5 in operating margin category among related companies.
Ford Motor Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets, finances, and services automobiles. more
NameFord Motor Company
Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
Macroaxis Advice
Bond Rating
InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00037996.0
ISINUS3453708600
CUSIP345370860
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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