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Ford’s Chinese speed bump

On the surface, Ford Motor Company (F, quote) looks like it is firing on all cylinders with the announcement of a new $490 million plant in the southwestern Chinese city of Chongqing. This is the company’s third passenger car plant in China, but all is not necessarily well for the stock.

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World Bank chief economist to Europe: do not spend China’s money just yet

Hopes for a Chinese bailout are high in companies such as Goldman Sachs (GS, quote), Ford Motor Company (F, quote) and Dupont (DD, quote) that depend on Europe for a large portion of earnings. >But in a recent interview with Annie Maccoby Berglof of the Financial Times, Justin Yifu Lin, the Chief Economist of the World Bank, termed it “a wish.”

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