NASDAQ:FORD - Forward Industries Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$1.42 -0.06 (-4.05 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 03:18 PM ET)
Previous Close$1.44
Today's Range$1.42 - $1.45
52-Week Range$1.06 - $4.45
Volume883 shs
Average Volume765,594 shs
Market Capitalization$15.99 million
P/E Ratio8.84
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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.01
Current Ratio2.15
Quick Ratio1.93


Trailing P/E Ratio8.84
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$24.76 million
Price / Sales0.55
Cash Flow$0.0568 per share
Price / Cash25.02
Book Value$1.00 per share
Price / Book1.42


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


Outstanding Shares9,520,000
Market Cap$15.99 million

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 had revenue of $9.01 million for the quarter. Forward Industries had a net margin of 5.73% and a return on equity of 17.90%. 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.

Who are some of Forward Industries' key competitors?

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

Press coverage about FORD stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. 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 coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the textile maker an impact score of 44.42 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Forward Industries.

Who are Forward Industries' major shareholders?

Forward Industries' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (8.89%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Forward Industries.

Which major investors are buying Forward Industries stock?

FORD stock was acquired 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 $1.42.

How big of a company is Forward Industries?

Forward Industries has a market capitalization of $15.99 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 (NASDAQ FORD)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  56 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  90 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  146
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 8/17/2018 by Staff

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