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Ford had a great year as a company in 2011, but its stock price didn't reflect that. Ford announced that it will reinstate its dividend in March, and the company has been steadily improving since it was on the brink of bankruptcy just a few years ago. Can we expect more positive results from Ford when it reports earnings tomorrow?

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