The earnings per share of Ford has not been significantly doing well over the past few years. This proves that the stock market performance of Ford Motor Company is not so satisfactory and it is facing a lot of competition from the other automobile manufacturers.
About Earnings Per Share of Ford
Ford Motor Company ranks as the third biggest automobile manufacturing company worldwide and the second biggest automobile producer in the United States. The headquarters of Ford Motor Company are located in Michigan, United States. The common stock of Ford Motors is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol F. Ford Motor Company is a Fortune 500 Company.
Recently, over the past one or two years, the earnings per share of Ford Motor Company has gone down.
This is indicative of the fact that the common stock of Ford Motor Company is not performing too well in the worldwide financial market.For the financial year 2005, the total revenue of Ford Motor Company amounted to 176.9 billion U.S. dollars and the total revenue of Ford Motor Company for the financial year 2006 amounted to 160.1 billion U.S. dollars.
So there has been a substantial drop in the total revenue of Ford Motors in 2006 in comparison to the year 2005.
For the financial year 2005, the diluted net earnings per share of the common stock and class B stock of Ford Motor Company was US $0.77 and on the other hand, the diluted net loss per share of the common stock and class B stock of Ford Motor Company was US $6.72. This also reflects a significant decline in the earnings of the company.