NASDAQ:FORD - Forward Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$1.36 -0.02 (-1.45 %)
(As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$1.38
Today's Range$1.3301 - $1.3832
52-Week Range$1.20 - $4.45
Volume60,155 shs
Average Volume40,375 shs
Market Capitalization$14.11 million
P/E Ratio14.80
Dividend YieldN/A
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

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Plastics products, not elsewhere classified
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FORD
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.01
Current Ratio2.04
Quick Ratio1.85


Trailing P/E Ratio14.80
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$24.76 million
Price / Sales0.52
Cash Flow$0.0617 per share
Price / Cash22.04
Book Value$1.00 per share
Price / Book1.36


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$570,000.00
Net Margins4.31%
Return on Equity8.48%
Return on Assets5.19%


Outstanding Shares9,530,000
Market Cap$14.11 million
OptionableNot Optionable

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) posted its quarterly earnings data 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 net margin of 4.31% and a return on equity of 8.48%. View Forward Industries' Earnings History.

When is Forward Industries' next earnings date?

Forward Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 13th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Forward Industries.

Has Forward Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about FORD stock have trended positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Forward Industries earned a daily sentiment score of 2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the textile maker a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

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)

Who are Forward Industries' major shareholders?

Forward Industries' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (8.04%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Forward Industries.

Which institutional investors are selling Forward Industries stock?

FORD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Forward Industries.

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 $1.36.

How big of a company is Forward Industries?

Forward Industries has a market capitalization of $14.11 million and generates $24.76 million in revenue each year. Forward Industries employs 10 workers across the globe.

What is Forward Industries' official website?

The official website for Forward Industries is

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 (NASDAQ FORD)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  59 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  100 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  159
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.
This page was last updated on 11/16/2018 by Staff

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