In today's edition, Fool.com analyst Brendan Byrnes discusses whether Ford can keep its momentum going after an excellent week. There were several catalysts that drove Ford's stock higher last week, including impressive third quarter results and the announcement that CEO Alan Mulally would stay on as CEO through at least 2014. But, after rising well above $11 a share, does Ford's stock have anything left in the tank? As Brendan explains in the video below, he believes that Ford still can be a compelling play for long-term investors, with tailwinds in the form of a strong North American market and future growth in Asia. 

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