This Isn't Going to Slow Ford DownBy William Patalon III, Executive Editor, Money Morning • July 30, 2016 View Comments Start the conversationLeave a Reply Click here to cancel reply.Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Name * Email * Website three + eight = Comment Some HTML is OK Sign me up for the Money Morning newsletter William Patalon IIIEarnings season has not been kind to automakers this week.It all started when a company we talk a lot about here - No. 2 U.S. automaker Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) - issued lower-than-expected second-quarter earnings.Earnings per share missed analyst expectations by 8 cents. Many investors headed for the exit - leaving Ford stock down by 8% on Thursday.This is premium content for Private Briefing subscribers only. As the executive editor of Money Morning, Bill Patalon has perfected a secret investment strategy that could help you put an extra $125K into your portfolio - this year. To date, Bill has used this strategy to pick 257 winning investments, including 192 double- and triple-digit peak gains. Once you see the secret, you'll immediately understand why it works so well.