Ford Motor Return On Equity vs. Cash and Equivalents

Ford Motor Company -- USA Stock  

USD 12.46  0.12  0.95%

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Ford Motor Cash and Equivalents vs. Return On Equity Fundamental Analysis

Ford Motor Company is rated below average in return on equity category among related companies. It is rated # 2 in cash and equivalents category among related companies creating about  1,915,018,315  of Cash and Equivalents per Return On Equity.
Return on Equity or ROE tells company stockholders how effectually their money is being utilized or reinvested. It is a useful ratio when analyzing company profitability or the management effectiveness given the capital invested by the shareholders. ROE shows how effecently a company utilizes investments to generate income.
Ford Motor 
Return on Equity 
 = 
Net Income 
Total Equity 
X
100 
=
13.65 %
For most industries Return on Equity between 10% and 30% are considered desirable to provide dividends to owners and have funds for future growth of the company. Investors should be very careful using ROE as the only efficiency indicator because ROE can be high if a company is heavily leveraged.
Cash or Cash Equivalents are the most liquid of all assets found on company's balance sheet. It is used in calculating many of the firm's liquidity ratios and is a good indicator of overall financial health of a company. Companies with a lot of cash are usually attractive takeover targets. Cash Equivalents are balance sheet items that are typically reported using currency printed on notes.
Ford Motor 
Cash 
 = 
Bank Deposits 
+  
Liquidities 
=
26.14 B
Cash equivalents represent current assets that are easily convertible to cash such as short term bonds, savings account, money market funds, or certificate of deposits (CDs). One of the important consideration companies make when classifying assets as cash equivalent is that investments they report on their balance sheets under current assets should have almost no risk of change in value over the next few months (usually 3 months).

Comparison

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Ford Motor is one of the top stocks in cash and equivalents category among related companies.
Ford Motor is rated # 5 in return on equity 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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