Ford announced preliminary full year 2017 adjusted earnings per share of $1

Ford announced preliminary full year 2017 adjusted earnings per share of $1.78, slightly up on 2016’s $1.76. But the Detroit-based automaker said it expects adjusted earnings for this year to fall to a range of $1.45-$1.70 per share. The economic side of Ford, produces figures which for other car companies are extremely hard to beat. This is a positive thing for Ford because, it shows that they have have a strong economical side to their business.
Referring to the table in the appendices, Ford have had an interesting decrease in the number of sales. From 1997,had around 3,877,458 sales, and in the market share they had around 25.02% in contrast, to this in 2016 they had 2,614,697 sales, which compared to 1997 is around a decrease of 1,262,761. However; many people still believe that Ford is still as popular as it was 20 years ago but,the figures above show that there is a decrease in the sales produced. As well, as a decrease in the sales their is a loss in the US market share, producing 14.20% in 2016, which is around 10.82% difference between 1997 to 2016.