NYSE:HMC - Honda Motor Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$27.23 -0.03 (-0.11 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$27.26
Today's Range$27.10 - $27.44
52-Week Range$26.04 - $37.29
Volume771,900 shs
Average Volume680,481 shs
Market Capitalization$48.49 billion
P/E Ratio7.52
Dividend Yield2.92%
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. develops, manufactures, and distributes motorcycles, automobiles, power products, and other products worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Motorcycle Business, Automobile Business, Financial Services Business, and Power Product and Other Businesses. The Motorcycle Business segment produces sports models, including trial and moto-cross racing vehicles; business and commuter models; all-terrain vehicles; and side-by-side models. The Automobile Business segment offers passenger cars, light trucks, and mini vehicles, as well as vehicles powered with alternative fuel, such as ethanol, battery electric, and fuel cell vehicles. The Financial Services Business segment provides various financial services, including retail lending and leasing services to customers, as well as other financial services comprising wholesale financing to dealers. The Power Product and Other Businesses segment manufactures and sells various power products consisting of general-purpose engines, generators, water pumps, lawn mowers, riding mowers, robotic mowers, brush cutters, tillers, snow blowers, outboard marine engines, and walking assist devices, as well as portable battery inverter power sources. This segment also offers HondaJet aircraft. The company also sells spare parts; and provides after-sale services through retail dealers directly, as well as through overseas operations, independent distributors, and licensees. Honda Motor Co., Ltd. sells its products through independent retail dealers. Honda Motor Co., Ltd. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Motor vehicles & car bodies
Current SymbolNYSE:HMC
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.48
Current Ratio1.22
Quick Ratio0.94


Trailing P/E Ratio7.52
Forward P/E Ratio7.32
P/E Growth2.48

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$138.71 billion
Price / Sales0.36
Cash Flow$7.2613 per share
Price / Cash Flow3.75
Book Value$40.91 per share
Price / Book0.67


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.62
Net Income$9.53 billion
Net Margins7.29%
Return on Equity9.17%
Return on Assets3.91%


Outstanding Shares1,811,430,000
Market Cap$48.49 billion

Honda Motor (NYSE:HMC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Honda Motor's stock symbol?

Honda Motor trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HMC."

How often does Honda Motor pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Honda Motor?

Honda Motor declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, June 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.197 per share on Wednesday, June 6th. This represents a $0.79 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.89%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 28th. This is a positive change from Honda Motor's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19. View Honda Motor's Dividend History.

How were Honda Motor's earnings last quarter?

Honda Motor Co Ltd (NYSE:HMC) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.79 by $0.28. The firm had revenue of $34.46 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $34.59 billion. Honda Motor had a net margin of 7.29% and a return on equity of 9.17%. View Honda Motor's Earnings History.

When is Honda Motor's next earnings date?

Honda Motor is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Honda Motor.

What guidance has Honda Motor issued on next quarter's earnings?

Honda Motor issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $382.66 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $394.27. The company issued revenue guidance of $15800.00 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $15754.32 billion.

What price target have analysts set for HMC?

6 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Honda Motor's stock. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $42.00. On average, they expect Honda Motor's stock price to reach $42.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 54.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Honda Motor.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Honda Motor?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Honda Motor in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Honda Motor.

Has Honda Motor been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about HMC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Honda Motor earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Honda Motor?

Honda Motor saw a drop in short interest during the month of November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 421,351 shares, a drop of 41.4% from the November 15th total of 718,560 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 639,179 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.7 days. View Honda Motor's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Honda Motor's key competitors?

Who are Honda Motor's key executives?

Honda Motor's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Takahiro Hachigo, CEO, Pres & Representative Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Toshiaki Mikoshiba, Sr. MD of Sales and Marketing, Chief Officer for Regional Operations (North America) & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Kohei Takeuchi, CFO, Sr. MD, Chief Officer for Honda Driving Safety Promotion Center & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Seiji Kuraishi, Exec. VP of Strategy, Bus. & Regional Ops, COO, Corp. Brand & Risk Mgmt Officer and Rep Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Kazuhiro Odaka, Operating Officer, Compliance Officer and Chief Officer of HR & Corp. Governance Operations (Age 56)

Who are Honda Motor's major shareholders?

Honda Motor's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include American Century Companies Inc. (0.29%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.18%), Equity Investment Corp (0.13%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (0.10%), Aperio Group LLC (0.09%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.07%).

Which major investors are selling Honda Motor stock?

HMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Macquarie Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Equity Investment Corp, Jefferies Group LLC, Clearbridge Investments LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and FMR LLC.

Which major investors are buying Honda Motor stock?

HMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Aperio Group LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Credit Suisse AG, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo & Company MN and Jane Street Group LLC.

How do I buy shares of Honda Motor?

Shares of HMC 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 Honda Motor's stock price today?

One share of HMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.23.

How big of a company is Honda Motor?

Honda Motor has a market capitalization of $48.49 billion and generates $138.71 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $9.53 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.62 on an earnings per share basis. Honda Motor employs 215,638 workers across the globe.

What is Honda Motor's official website?

The official website for Honda Motor is https://global.honda.

How can I contact Honda Motor?

Honda Motor's mailing address is NO. 1-1 MINAMI-AOYAMA 2-CHOME MINATO-KU, TOKYO M0, 107-8556. The company can be reached via phone at 81-03-3423-1111.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Honda Motor (NYSE HMC)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  275 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  342 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  617
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Honda Motor and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HMC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HMC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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