The automaker just filed documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission disclosing a slew of stock grants to 10 of the 16 members of the board of directors. The stock, part of their annual fees, was issued to the directors on Thursday; at that day’s closing price of $13.09, the 141,040 shares had a total value of $1.8 million. For most of the directors, the shares were worth about $150,000. Here’s the line-up; links go to the SEC filings.
- Edsel Ford, director and consultant: 11,459
- John Thornton, director: 19,098
- Gerald Shaheen: 20,244
- Ellen Marram: 11,459
- John Lechleiter: 19,098
- William Kennard: 11,459
- Jon Huntsman: 11,459
- Anthony Earley: 13,846
- William Helman: 11,459
- James Hance: 11,459
Ford’s stock closed today at $13.13, basically flat.