Things starting to look up for auto suppliers

Colias, Mike
November 2010
Rubber & Plastics News;11/29/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 9, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on automobile suppliers enjoying their biggest profit margins in years in 2010. Automobile parts supplier Federal-Mogul Corp. emerged from six years of bankruptcy after licking its wounds from several quarters of heavy losses. Scott Merlis, managing director at CRT Investment Banking in Stamford, Connecticut, said that expanding profit margins and cash flows should facilitate a widely anticipated round of mergers and acquisitions among suppliers.


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