Fool analyst Anand Chokkavelu has been very impressed with Ford (NYSE: F) recently, and the company's announcement about their 47mpg new midsize sedan continues to set them apart. The company has steadily improved their reliability and market share over the last few years. With famed CEO Alan Mulally's retirement on the horizon, some investors may be worried, but Anand thinks the company has a solid succession strategy in place.

Despite all this, Ford's stock seems stuck in neutral. Does this create an incredible buying opportunity, or are there hidden risks with the stock that investors need to know about? To answer that, one of our top equity analysts has compiled a premium research report with in-depth analysis on whether Ford is a buy right now, and why. Simplyclick here to get instant access to this premium report.

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