Forward Industries Company Profile (NASDAQ:FORD)

About Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)

Forward Industries logoForward Industries, Inc. designs and distributes carry and protective solutions, primarily for hand held electronic devices, including soft-sided carrying cases, bags, clips, hand straps, protective plates and other accessories. The Company operates in the design and distribution of carry and protective solutions, primarily for hand held electronic devices segment. Its original equipment manufacturer (OEM) products include carrying cases and other accessories for blood glucose monitoring kits and various other portable electronic and non-electronic products. Its carrying cases are designed to enable the devices to be stowed in a pocket, handbag, briefcase, or backpack, clipped to a belt or shoulder strap, or strapped to an arm. Its products include Diabetic products and Other products. The Company, through its subsidiaries, Forward US and Forward Switzerland, distributes and sells its products across the world.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Handbags & Luggage
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:FORD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $10.05 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 8,745,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.07
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.13
  • 52 Week Range: $1.02 - $1.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 72.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $24.44 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.39
  • Book Value: $0.93 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.16
  • EBIDTA: ($254,137.00)
  • Net Margins: 0.54%
  • Return on Equity: 1.60%
  • Return on Assets: 1.07%
  • Current Ratio: 3.92%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.95%
  • Average Volume: 58,968 shs.
  • Beta: -1.6
  • Short Ratio: 19.32
Frequently Asked Questions for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)

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 quarterly earnings results on Friday, May, 12th. The company reported ($0.03) EPS for the quarter. The company earned $4.53 million during the quarter. Forward Industries had a return on equity of 1.60% and a net margin of 0.54%. View Forward Industries' Earnings History.

Who are some of Forward Industries' key competitors?

Who are Forward Industries' key executives?

Forward Industries' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Terence Bernard Wise, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Michael D. Matte, Chief Financial Officer
  • Frank LaGrange Johnson, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Nathan Scott Fine, Lead Director
  • Sharon Hrynkow, Director
  • Michael L. Luetkemeyer, Director
  • Joseph E. Mullin III, Director

How do I buy Forward Industries stock?

Shares of Forward Industries can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Forward Industries' stock price today?

One share of Forward Industries stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.08.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Forward Industries (NASDAQ FORD)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  5 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  12 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  17
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Forward Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)
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Earnings History for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)
Earnings by Quarter for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)
Earnings History by Quarter for Forward Industries (NASDAQ FORD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/12/2017Q2 2017($0.03)$4.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2017Q1 2017$0.02$6.59 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
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)

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Dividend History for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 15.34%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal 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)


Headline Trends for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)
Latest Headlines for Forward Industries (NASDAQ:FORD)
DateHeadline logoCannes Lions Interview: My Conversation With Hill+Knowlton Strategies' Jack Martin - July 13 at 8:09 PM logo Jet Packs, Artificial Intelligence, Data and the Future of Tech - July 3 at 6:32 PM logoU.S. Auto Sales Aren't About To Fall Off A Cliff, Long-Term Conditions Bode Well-Report - June 26 at 6:35 PM logoWhy Google Became Alphabet - May 26 at 5:55 PM logoDrivers could lose up to 25,000 jobs per month when self-driving cars hit, Goldman Sachs says - May 22 at 4:54 PM logoForward Industries, Inc. (FORD) Downgraded by TheStreet to D - May 17 at 5:56 PM logoForward Industries, Inc. :FORD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : May 16, 2017 - May 16 at 11:42 AM logoForward Industries, Inc. (FORD) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results - May 15 at 11:32 AM logoForward Reports Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Results - May 12 at 5:51 PM logoMcDonald's Cheap Coffee Could Be So Popular Right Now That Dunkin' Donuts Is Getting Hurt - April 7 at 9:52 AM logoThis company restores classic Ford Broncos using all new parts — and they're beautiful - March 27 at 4:59 PM logoAt Starbucks, Swan Song for Schultz, and What's Next for the Company - March 22 at 5:26 PM logoFord Starts Pilot Testing Stratasys Infinite Build 3D Printer - March 6 at 9:40 AM logoFORWARD INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders - February 16 at 5:14 PM logoFORWARD INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Ex - February 14 at 6:20 PM logoForward Reports Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Results - February 13 at 6:07 PM logoFORWARD INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - February 13 at 6:07 PM logoForward Industries Participates in the Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable of The US National Academies of Sciences - January 26 at 8:22 PM logoCEOs from the 'big 3' automakers met with Trump at the White House to talk jobs - January 24 at 5:55 PM logoForward Industries, Inc. (FORD) - January 14 at 5:20 PM logoFORWARD INDUSTRIES INC Financials - December 16 at 5:48 PM logoForward Reports Fiscal 2016 and Fourth Quarter Results - December 12 at 11:36 AM logoOutlook Cloudy For Europe On Eve Of Paris Car Show - September 22 at 10:40 AM logoAuto sales stalled - September 1 at 4:57 PM logoForward Reports Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Results - August 12 at 10:12 PM logoU.S Stock Ends Mostly Lower - July 28 at 6:29 PM logoForward Industries Climbs on New Supply Agreement - July 6 at 5:13 PM logoForward Industries (FORD) Stock Soaring on Healthcare Provider Agreement Extension - July 6 at 1:03 PM logoForward Industries Inc. (FORD) Is Up Sharply On Supply Agreement - July 6 at 9:48 AM logo9:01 am Forward Industries signs three and a half year extension to their existing supply agreement with a Global Healthcare provider to supply Global custom carry cases for their diabetic products through January 2020 - July 6 at 9:01 AM logoForward Signs New Three Year Supplier Agreement With Global Healthcare Provider - July 6 at 9:00 AM logoAuto Industry Faces Big Hit From Brexit Vote, Evercore ISI Says - June 21 at 12:16 PM logoOmni-Lite reports first quarter results - PR Newswire (press release) - May 28 at 2:39 PM logoEurope Stocks Stuck in Rut as Analysts Bet on Flat Index: Chart - Bloomberg - May 25 at 12:50 PM logoJack Morton Worldwide Expands US Team in 2016 - PR Newswire (press release) - May 25 at 12:50 PM logoFuel Systems Announces Exchange Ratio for Merger with Westport - Business Wire (press release) - May 25 at 12:50 PM logoOmega Protein Urges Stockholders To Protect Value Of Their Investment - PR Newswire (press release) - May 23 at 2:59 PM logoDemand Driving Greenbrier - Seeking Alpha - May 23 at 2:59 PM logoU.S. Stocks Fluctuate Amid Focus on Interest Rates, Looming Data - Bloomberg - May 23 at 2:59 PM logoOmni-Lite Industries announces Normal Course Issuer Bid - PR Newswire (press release) - May 19 at 12:44 PM logoForward Reports Fiscal 2016 Second Quarter Results - GlobeNewswire (press release) - May 17 at 1:41 PM logoForward Reports Fiscal 2016 Second Quarter Results - May 16 at 4:01 PM logoOmni-Lite Industries announces resignation of CFO - PR Newswire (press release) - May 14 at 7:03 AM logoApple, Chinese rideshare deal heats up race for tech-smart cars - Reuters - May 14 at 7:03 AM logoKia About To Launch New Sportage Into Hot Compact SUV Segment - February 5 at 12:07 PM



Forward Industries (FORD) Chart for Friday, July, 28, 2017

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