1 Good Reason to Buy Ford Now

Ford's (NYSE: F  ) turnaround has been one for the history books. In just a few short years, the Detroit icon has gone from the brink of collapse to one of the world's most admired automakers -- without the bailout that was needed to save rival General Motors (NYSE: GM  ) . But has Ford's turnaround run its course? In this video, Motley Fool contributor John Rosevear explains that there's still more to do -- and that Ford is already making one big change that should add billions to its bottom line in just a few years.

Is Ford really still a buy?
If you're concerned that Ford's turnaround has run its course, relax -- there's actually more than one good reason to think that the Blue Oval still has big growth opportunities ahead. We've outlined those opportunities in detail, in the Fool's premium Ford research service. If you're looking for some freshly updated guidance to Ford's prospects in coming years, you've come to the right place -- click here to get started now.


Read/Post Comments (4) | Recommend This Article (7)

Comments from our Foolish Readers

Help us keep this a respectfully Foolish area! This is a place for our readers to discuss, debate, and learn more about the Foolish investing topic you read about above. Help us keep it clean and safe. If you believe a comment is abusive or otherwise violates our Fool's Rules, please report it via the Report this Comment Report this Comment icon found on every comment.

  • Report this Comment On April 12, 2013, at 6:38 PM, jeyebolt wrote:

    Everyone forgets the Ford got $5.9 Billion. Nissan got $1.6 Billion to build the Leaf in Japan. Now does anyone know were Ford used the money?

  • Report this Comment On April 12, 2013, at 9:47 PM, AmericanFirst wrote:

    Jeybolt,

    Ford's $5.9B "loan" was from the Dept. of Energy "retooling fund." The same fund that Nissan, Fisker, and Tesla also received funding to help the automakers develop and produce cutting- edge green vehicles. Ford is paying back their "loan" with interest. Due to GM's / Chrysler taxpayer funded bailout, they could not reveive funds from the funds set aside by Congress / Dept. Of Energy.

    http://www.freep.com/article/20120112/BUSINESS0102/201120601...

  • Report this Comment On April 12, 2013, at 11:00 PM, wigginsrl wrote:

    Break-even in Europe means $1 per share additional profit! Do I smell a dividend increase by mid-decade?

  • Report this Comment On April 13, 2013, at 7:20 AM, TMFMarlowe wrote:

    Ford used the DoE loan to upgrade a bunch of factories. It's being paid back with interest. It helped out a big US employer and taxpayers are making money on the deal. Nothing much to see here.

    John Rosevear

Add your comment.

Sponsored Links

Leaked: Apple's Next Smart Device
(Warning, it may shock you)
The secret is out... experts are predicting 458 million of these types of devices will be sold per year. 1 hyper-growth company stands to rake in maximum profit - and it's NOT Apple. Show me Apple's new smart gizmo!

DocumentId: 2360568, ~/Articles/ArticleHandler.aspx, 10/23/2014 1:39:32 AM

Report This Comment

Use this area to report a comment that you believe is in violation of the community guidelines. Our team will review the entry and take any appropriate action.

Sending report...


Advertisement