5 reasons Ford made a profit this year

Yesterday, Ford announced a $997 millon profit at a time when auto companies are suffering historic losses.  The Atlantic Wire charted five major reasons for their success.

Self Sufficiency (goodwill from not taking bail-out)
Cash for Clunkers
Solid Vehicles (wooing critics and customers)
Cutting Costs–But Not Enough ($500M in union concessions)
Social Media (getting more free positive press on new cars)

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