The market has been high on Ford Motor Company (F) stock recently. F gets a Bullish score from InvestorsObserver's Stock Sentiment Indicator.
What is Stock Sentiment?
Sentiment is a very short-term indicator that is entirely technical. There is no information about the health of profitability of the underlying company in our sentiment score.
As a technical indicator, news about the stock, or company, such as an earnings release or other event, could move the stock counter to the recent trend.
Recent trends are a good indicator of current market sentiments. In its most basic form, stocks that are trending up are desirable by investors while stocks currently falling must be unattractive.
InvestorsObserver's Sentimental Indicator tracks both changes in price and volume to analyze the most recent trends. Typically an increase in volume indicates ongoing trends are getting stronger, while a decrease in volume usually signals an end to the current trend.
Available options can also represent current sentiments for a given stock. Since investors are able to bet on future trends of stocks using options, we consider the ratio of calls to puts when analyzing market sentiments .
What's Happening With F Stock Today?
Ford Motor Company (F) stock has fallen -1.73% while the S&P 500 is higher by 1.06% as of 11:34 AM on Monday, May 24. F has fallen -$0.23 from the previous closing price of $13.33 on volume of 51,597,643 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 has gained 40.38% while F is higher by 124.32%. F earned $0.99 a per share in the over the last 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.24.
More About Ford Motor Company
Ford Motor Co. manufactures automobiles under its Ford and Lincoln brands. The company has about 14% market share in the United States and about 7% share in Europe. Sales in North America and Europe made up 69% and 19.5% of 2020 auto revenue, respectively. Ford has about 186,000 employees, including about 58,000 UAW employees, and is based in Dearborn, Michigan.