Ford (F -4.3%), which hasn’t paid a dividend in five years, expects to resume paying one...

|About: Ford Motor Company (F)|By:, SA News Editor

Ford (F -4.3%), which hasn’t paid a dividend in five years, expects to resume paying one in the “relatively near future," and is no longer tying such a move to achieving an investment-grade debt rating. CFO Lewis Booth had said only two weeks ago that Ford wouldn’t resume paying a dividend until after regaining an investment-grade rating.