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Ford Motor designs, manufactures and distributes cars, trucks and SUV vehicles. Read more

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President & CEO

James D Farley

CEO Approval Rating

74/100

Founded:

1896

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General Motors is perceived as one of Ford's biggest rivals. General Motors was founded in 1908 in Detroit, Michigan. General Motors is in the Automobile Manufacturers field. General Motors generates $6.8B less revenue than Ford.

Daimler is Ford's #2 rival. Daimler is a Public company that was founded in 1926 in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg. Daimler competes in the Automobile Manufacturers field. Compared to Ford, Daimler has 89,481 more employees.

Honda is one of Ford's top competitors. Honda's headquarters is in Minato-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture, and was founded in 1947. Like Ford, Honda also operates in the Automobile Manufacturers industry. Honda generates 95% of Ford's revenue.

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Ford Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$129.1B

Ford's revenue is the ranked 4th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 90.5B. Over the last four quarters, Ford's revenue has grown by 87%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $36.2B; in Q4 2020, it was $36B; in Q3 2020, it was $37.5B; in Q2 2020, Ford's revenue was $19.4B.

Ford Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Electriphi, Inc.

Jun 2021

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undisclosed
Electriphi is a California-based charging management platform that offers solutions such as depot charging, energy management and fleet monitoring for electric vehicle fleets.
Quantum Signal, LLC

Jul 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Quantum Signal develops a mobile robotics vehicle simulation software that provides autonomous fleet management solutions for the defense industry.
Journey Holding Corporation

Jul 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Journey Holding develops an intelligent transportation system to industrial and commercial sectors.

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Nov 2018

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$40M
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Autonomic, LLC

Jan 2018

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undisclosed
Autonomic provides a cloud-based mobility management solutions for automakers, fleet operators and residents to access their connected vehicles.

These are all the companies that Ford has acquired. Ford has acquired 13 companies and its latest acquisition was Electriphi, Inc. in Jun 2021. Electriphi is a California-based charging management platform that offers solutions such as depot charging, energy management and fleet monitoring for electric vehicle fleets.

Ford Funding History

Since Ford was founded in 1896, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Ford has raised $9.5B. Ford's last funding round was on Jul 2020 for a total of $794.1M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Jul 2020
$794.1M

Barclays Bank plc

Debt
Apr 2020
$8B
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IPO
Jan 1956
$660M
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Since Ford was founded in 1896, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Ford has raised $9.5B. Ford's last funding round was on Jul 2020 for a total of $794.1M

Ford Investments

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DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Solid Power is a Colorado-based designer and manufacturer of solid-state rechargeable batteries and related products for electric vehicles.
$130M
May 02, 2021
Series B
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Phantom AI designs and develops advanced driver-assistance systems for self-driving cars and trucks.
$22M
Apr 01, 2020
Series A
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Rivian is an automotive company that designs and manufactures self-driving electric trucks and sport utility vehicles.
$1.3B
Dec 22, 2019
Equity
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CelLink is a California-based manufacturer and distributor of flexible circuits, battery-pack interconnects and related products for automotive and energy applications.
$22.5M
Oct 28, 2019
Series B
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Rivian is an automotive company that designs and manufactures self-driving electric trucks and sport utility vehicles.
$500M
Apr 24, 2019
Equity
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These are all the companies that Ford has invested in. Ford has invested 13 companies and its latest investment was Electriphi, Inc. in Jun 2021. Electriphi is a California-based charging management platform that offers solutions such as depot charging, energy management and fleet monitoring for electric vehicle fleets.

Ford News

June 21, 2021Telematics Wire

Origin Materials launches Net Zero Automotive Program with Ford Motor Company

Origin Materials, the world's leading carbon negative materials company, announced the launch of its ... See more »
June 21, 2021Fleet Equipment

Ford to acquire charging management company Electriphi

Ford announced that it is acquiring Electriphi, a California-based provider of charging management an... See more »
June 21, 2021WardsAuto

Farley Bullish on Ford Q2 Results Despite Chip Shortage

The reaction to the introduction of the battery-electric Ford F-150 Lightning has been overwhelming a... See more »
June 21, 2021Design News

80-Amp Ford Charge Station Pro Cuts Lightning Recharge Time by 40 Percent

The Ford F-150 Lightning's massive battery requires an equally massive charger.... See more »
June 21, 2021Somag News

Ford Increases Investments In Electric Vehicles

Ford, which increased its investments in electric vehicles, made a purchase. Ford acquires charge man... See more »
June 21, 2021Benzinga

Ford Expects Q2 Earnings To Exceed Expectations

When Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) reported $0.89 earnings per share in the previous quarter and toppe... See more »
June 20, 2021Techstory

Ford F-150 Lightning Premium Package Better Than Cybertruck Ford recently released more details about price trim and other options.

Ford F-150 Lightning XLT at $52,974 with a 300-mile range. While the price can increase up to $90,474... See more »

Ford Press Releases

April 15, 2021WebProNews

Ford Tests Self-Driving Software on 'Mother of All Road Trips'

WebProNewsFord Tests Self-Driving Software on 'Mother of All Road Trips'Ford is laying down the gaunt... See more »
April 13, 2021Motor Sports Newswire

Ford Named Presenting Sponsor of NHRA YES Program

GLENDORA, CA - April 12, 2021 - (Motor Sports NewsWire) - NHRA is proud to announce Ford as a present... See more »
March 29, 2021Business Wire

Ford's Jim Baumbick to Discuss Rapidly Emerging Customer Benefits From Connected Vehicles, Services at March 31 Bank of America Global Automotive Summit

DEARBORN, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jim Baumbick, Ford's vice president of Enterprise Product Line Mana... See more »
March 17, 2021WebProNews

Ford Embraces Permanent Remote Work, Impacting 30,000 Employees

WebProNewsFord Embraces Permanent Remote Work, Impacting 30,000 EmployeesFord has announced some 30,0... See more »
March 12, 2021PRWeb

Ford Donates $250K to Detroit Area Pre-College Engineering Program to Accelerate STEM Careers for Underserved Students

Ford is donating $250,000 to the Detroit Area Pre-College Engineering Program to create a signature p... See more »
March 11, 2021Business Wire

ExOne Announces Aluminum 6061 Has Achieved Its Customer-Qualified Status in Collaboration With Global Automaker

NORTH HUNTINGDON, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExOne has qualified 6061 aluminum for binder jet 3D printing ... See more »
February 25, 2021PRWeb

Brandon Ford Explains Differences Between 2021 Ford Bronco Trim Levels

With Order Banks Open, Tampa Dealership Helps Customers Decide Which Bronco is Right for Them(PRWeb F... See more »

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Ford Headquarters

P.O. Box 6248

Dearborn, Michigan48126

800-392-3673

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Ford Summary

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Overview

Ford Motor (NYSE: F) produces and sells automobiles. The Ford Motor Company, which is commonly referred to as simply Ford, operates through two business sectors - Automotive and Financial Services. It designs, manufactures, and services cars and truck...

CEO

Ford's President & CEO, James D Farley, currently has an approval rating of 74%. Ford's primary competitors are General Motors, Daimler & Honda.

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ford.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Ford

  1. When was Ford founded?

    Ford was founded in 1896
  2. Who is Ford's CEO?

    Ford's CEO is James D Farley
  3. How much revenue does Ford generate?

    Ford generates $129.1B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Ford have?

    Ford has historically raised $9.5B in funding
  5. Where is Ford's headquarters?

    Ford's headquarters is in Dearborn Michigan, USA
  1. How many employees does Ford have?

    Ford has 199,000 employees
  2. What sector does Ford operate in?

    Ford is in Automobile Manufacturers, Motorcycle Manufacturers
  3. Who are Ford's competitors?

    Ford's top competitors are General Motors, Daimler, Honda
  4. Who has Ford invested in?

    Ford's has invested in companies such as Solid Power, Phantom AI, Rivian