NASDAQ:FORD - Forward Industries Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$1.56 +0.03 (+1.96 %)
(As of 05/24/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$1.53
Today's Range$1.53 - $1.58
52-Week Range$1.02 - $4.45
Volume77,400 shs
Average Volume1.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.85 million
P/E Ratio8.21
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta-0.2

About Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)

Forward Industries, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, markets, and distributes carry and protective solutions primarily for hand held electronic devices. It provides carrying cases and other accessories for medical monitoring and diagnostic kits; and other portable electronic and non-electronic products, such as sporting and recreational products, bar code scanners, smartphones, GPS location devices, tablets, firearms, and other products. The company sells its products to original equipment manufacturers in the Americas, the Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Forward Industries, Inc. was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Plastics products, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNASDAQ:FORD
CUSIPN/A
Phone561-465-0030

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.01
Current Ratio2.15
Quick Ratio2.46

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio8.21
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$24.76 million
Price / Sales0.60
Cash Flow$0.0671 per share
Price / Cash23.24
Book Value$1.10 per share
Price / Book1.42

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$570,000.00
Net Margins5.73%
Return on Equity17.90%
Return on Assets11.46%

Miscellaneous

Employees10
Outstanding Shares9,520,000

Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Forward Industries' stock symbol?

Forward Industries trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FORD."

How were Forward Industries' earnings last quarter?

Forward Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORD) released its earnings results on Friday, May, 18th. The textile maker reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The textile maker earned $9.01 million during the quarter. Forward Industries had a return on equity of 17.90% and a net margin of 5.73%. View Forward Industries' Earnings History.

Who are some of Forward Industries' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Forward Industries include Fuling Global (FORK), Deswell Industries (DSWL), OurPet's (OPCO), Trailblazer Resources (TBLZ) and FLASR (FLSR).

Who are Forward Industries' key executives?

Forward Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Terence Bernard Wise, Chairman & CEO (Age 70)
  • Mr. Michael D. Matte, Chief Financial Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Steven A. Malsin, Sec. (Age 71)

Has Forward Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about FORD stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Forward Industries earned a media sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the textile maker an impact score of 47.21 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

How do I buy shares of Forward Industries?

Shares of FORD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Forward Industries' stock price today?

One share of FORD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.56.

How big of a company is Forward Industries?

Forward Industries has a market capitalization of $14.85 million and generates $24.76 million in revenue each year. Forward Industries employs 10 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Forward Industries?

Forward Industries' mailing address is 477 Rosemary Ave. Suite 219, West Palm Beach FL, 33401. The textile maker can be reached via phone at 561-465-0030 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Forward Industries (FORD)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  48 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  74 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  122
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Forward Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FORD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FORD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 5/24/2016 forward)

Earnings

Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)

Forward Industries (NASDAQ FORD) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/18/2018Q2 2018$0.10$9.01 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2018Q1 2018$0.01$6.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/14/2017Q4 2017$0.02$6.31 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2017Q3 2017$0.06$7.33 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2017Q2 2017($0.03)$4.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2017Q1 2017$0.02$6.59 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/12/2016Q4 2016$0.02$6.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2016Q3$0.01$6.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/16/2016Q2$0.02$7.25 million$7.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q116$0.03$7.90 million$7.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/9/2015Q415$0.03$7.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2015Q315$0.06$9.10 million$7.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q215($0.08)$6.70 million$7.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2015Q115($0.25)$7.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q214($0.04)$8.10 million$7.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q114$0.04$7.00 million$8.42 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2013Q313($0.03)$7.66 million$8.59 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2013Q213$0.04$6.22 million$7.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q1 2013$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/20/2012Q3 2012($0.08)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012Q2 2012($0.19)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012Q1 2012($0.19)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/15/2011Q4 2011($0.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2011Q3 2011($0.08)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2011Q2 2011($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/8/2010Q4 2010($0.17)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2010Q2 2010($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2010Q1 2010($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/9/2009Q4 2009($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2009Q3 2009($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2009Q2 2009($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2009Q1 2009($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2008Q3 2008($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2008Q2 2008($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2008Q1 2008($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Forward Industries (NASDAQ FORD) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 17.06%
Insider Trading History for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)

Forward Industries (NASDAQ FORD) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/21/2014Frank L JohnsonInsiderSell489,059$1.68$821,619.12View SEC Filing  
8/24/2012Timothy Clay GordonDirectorBuy3,500$1.13$3,955.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Forward Industries (NASDAQ FORD) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
China Cuts Car Tariffs, in a Small Offering to U.S. on TradeChina Cuts Car Tariffs, in a Small Offering to U.S. on Trade
www.nytimes.com - May 22 at 5:05 PM
Forward Reports Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter ResultsForward Reports Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 21 at 5:06 PM
Forward Industries (FORD) Releases Quarterly  Earnings ResultsForward Industries (FORD) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 9:32 AM
Should You Be Concerned About Forward Industries Inc’s (NASDAQ:FORD) Shareholders?Should You Be Concerned About Forward Industries Inc’s (NASDAQ:FORD) Shareholders?
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 8:20 AM
Does Forward Industries Inc’s (NASDAQ:FORD) PE Ratio Warrant A Sell?Does Forward Industries Inc’s (NASDAQ:FORD) PE Ratio Warrant A Sell?
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 8:37 AM
White House will host Amazon, Facebook, Ford and others to discuss artificial intelligenceWhite House will host Amazon, Facebook, Ford and others to discuss artificial intelligence
www.latimes.com - May 8 at 5:32 PM
Propel Insurance Partners with Flexpoint Ford to Accelerate Growth and Support Strategic AcquisitionsPropel Insurance Partners with Flexpoint Ford to Accelerate Growth and Support Strategic Acquisitions
www.bizjournals.com - May 8 at 8:24 AM
Was Forward Industries Inc’s (NASDAQ:FORD) Earnings Decline Part Of A Broader Industry Downturn?Was Forward Industries Inc’s (NASDAQ:FORD) Earnings Decline Part Of A Broader Industry Downturn?
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 8:32 AM
LyondellBasell Industries (LYB) CEO Bob Patel of Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptLyondellBasell Industries' (LYB) CEO Bob Patel of Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 5:11 PM
What You Must Know About Forward Industries Inc’s (NASDAQ:FORD) 5.29% ROEWhat You Must Know About Forward Industries Inc’s (NASDAQ:FORD) 5.29% ROE
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 5:17 PM
Classic Industries Adds Mustang Product LineClassic Industries Adds Mustang Product Line
www.msn.com - April 17 at 5:49 PM
Mitch Maiman of Intelligent Product Solutions (IPS) to Speak at ESC Boston on “How to Start & Grow a Start-Up” PanelMitch Maiman of Intelligent Product Solutions (IPS) to Speak at ESC Boston on “How to Start & Grow a Start-Up” Panel
finance.yahoo.com - April 16 at 5:16 PM
Cooper Hewitt Museum Features Smart Pill Bottle Designed by AdhereTech and IPS in Its “Access+Ability” ExhibitCooper Hewitt Museum Features Smart Pill Bottle Designed by AdhereTech and IPS in Its “Access+Ability” Exhibit
finance.yahoo.com - March 5 at 5:45 PM
Forward Industries, Inc. (FORD) Short Interest Down 35.5% in FebruaryForward Industries, Inc. (FORD) Short Interest Down 35.5% in February
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 4 at 1:40 AM
Middle East Energy Project Spending Down, but Outlook is Promising, an Industrial Info News AlertMiddle East Energy Project Spending Down, but Outlook is Promising, an Industrial Info News Alert
www.bizjournals.com - February 19 at 8:23 AM
Forward Industries (FORD) Issues Quarterly  Earnings ResultsForward Industries (FORD) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 15 at 11:40 AM
How Does Forward Industries Inc (NASDAQ:FORD)’s Prospect Stack Up Next To Its Consumer Sector Peers?How Does Forward Industries Inc (NASDAQ:FORD)’s Prospect Stack Up Next To Its Consumer Sector Peers?
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 4:52 PM
Forward Reports Fiscal 2018 First Quarter ResultsForward Reports Fiscal 2018 First Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 4:52 PM
Should You Sell Forward Industries Inc (NASDAQ:FORD) At This PE Ratio?Should You Sell Forward Industries Inc (NASDAQ:FORD) At This PE Ratio?
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 9:47 AM
Forward Industries (FORD) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on MondayForward Industries (FORD) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 4:16 AM
Was Forward Industries Inc’s (NASDAQ:FORD) Earnings Decline A Part Of Broader Industry Downturn?Was Forward Industries Inc’s (NASDAQ:FORD) Earnings Decline A Part Of Broader Industry Downturn?
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 3:56 PM
Rating on Forward Industries (FORD) Raised to Buy From a HoldRating on Forward Industries (FORD) Raised to Buy From a Hold
investorplace.com - January 22 at 10:55 AM
Forward Industries, Inc. Shares Skyrocket as Investors Cheer AcquisitionForward Industries, Inc. Shares Skyrocket as Investors Cheer Acquisition
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 5:50 PM
Will Forward Industries Inc (NASDAQ:FORD) Continue To Underperform Its Industry?Will Forward Industries Inc (NASDAQ:FORD) Continue To Underperform Its Industry?
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 5:17 PM
Global Car Sales To Gather Momentum In 2018, While New Technology Disruption LurksGlobal Car Sales To Gather Momentum In 2018, While New Technology Disruption Lurks
finance.yahoo.com - December 28 at 1:37 PM
Forward Industries, Inc. :FORD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : December 18, 2017Forward Industries, Inc. :FORD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : December 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 5:18 PM
Forward Reports Fiscal 2017 and Fourth Quarter ResultsForward Reports Fiscal 2017 and Fourth Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 5:51 PM
Forward Industries Inc (FORD): Financial Strength AnalysisForward Industries Inc (FORD): Financial Strength Analysis
finance.yahoo.com - December 11 at 10:16 AM
Ford set to reach deal with Alibaba to sell cars onlineFord set to reach deal with Alibaba to sell cars online
finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 5:13 PM
Forward Industries (FORD) to Release Quarterly Earnings on MondayForward Industries (FORD) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 1:38 AM
Consumer Industry Trends And Its Impact On Forward Industries Inc (FORD)Consumer Industry Trends And Its Impact On Forward Industries Inc (FORD)
finance.yahoo.com - November 5 at 1:13 AM
Hilltop Holdings Inc. Announces Financial Results For Third Quarter 2017Hilltop Holdings Inc. Announces Financial Results For Third Quarter 2017
www.thestreet.com - October 26 at 7:39 PM
Does Forward Industries Inc’s (FORD) PE Ratio Warrant A Buy?Does Forward Industries Inc’s (FORD) PE Ratio Warrant A Buy?
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 12:09 AM
Omni-Lite Industries Announces Kernaghan to Conduct Normal Course Issuer BidOmni-Lite Industries Announces Kernaghan to Conduct Normal Course Issuer Bid
globenewswire.com - August 22 at 7:18 PM
Forward Industries, Inc. :FORD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : August 17, 2017Forward Industries, Inc. :FORD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : August 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 8:01 PM
Forward Industries, Inc. (FORD) Issues Quarterly  Earnings ResultsForward Industries, Inc. (FORD) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 1:36 PM
Ford is a better bet than Tesla, according to bond investorsFord is a better bet than Tesla, according to bond investors
finance.yahoo.com - August 14 at 7:05 PM
Forward Reports Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter ResultsForward Reports Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 14 at 7:05 PM
Tesla Model 3 Excites Launch Event, But Also Promises Fat ProfitsTesla Model 3 Excites Launch Event, But Also Promises Fat Profits
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 6:25 PM
Cannes Lions Interview: My Conversation With Hill+Knowlton Strategies Jack MartinCannes Lions Interview: My Conversation With Hill+Knowlton Strategies' Jack Martin
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 8:09 PM
 Jet Packs, Artificial Intelligence, Data and the Future of Tech Jet Packs, Artificial Intelligence, Data and the Future of Tech
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 6:32 PM
At Starbucks, Swan Song for Schultz, and Whats Next for the CompanyAt Starbucks, Swan Song for Schultz, and What's Next for the Company
www.thestreet.com - March 22 at 5:26 PM
Ford Starts Pilot Testing Stratasys Infinite Build 3D PrinterFord Starts Pilot Testing Stratasys Infinite Build 3D Printer
www.forbes.com - March 6 at 9:40 AM
FORWARD INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security HoldersFORWARD INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 5:14 PM
FORWARD INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and ExFORWARD INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Ex
biz.yahoo.com - February 14 at 6:20 PM
FORWARD INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly ReportFORWARD INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 13 at 6:07 PM
Outlook Cloudy For Europe On Eve Of Paris Car ShowOutlook Cloudy For Europe On Eve Of Paris Car Show
www.forbes.com - September 22 at 10:40 AM
Forward Reports Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter ResultsForward Reports Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Results
www.nasdaq.com - August 12 at 10:12 PM
Forward Industries Climbs on New Supply AgreementForward Industries Climbs on New Supply Agreement
247wallst.com - July 6 at 5:13 PM
Forward Industries (FORD) Stock Soaring on Healthcare Provider Agreement ExtensionForward Industries (FORD) Stock Soaring on Healthcare Provider Agreement Extension
www.thestreet.com - July 6 at 1:03 PM

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Financials

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