WWMT - wwmt.com - Search Results The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available. Ford earns $1.2B in 2Q on strong US, China salesDEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - Ford Motor Co. says it earned $1.2 billion in the second quarter as U.S. pickup truck demand and growing sales in China offset losses in Europe.Ford raised its forecast based on the April-June results. The Dearborn, Mich.-based automaker now expects its full-year pretax profit to be equal to or better than the $8 billion it reported a year ago. Previously the company had expected to match last year's results.Ford's earned 30 cents per share in the latest quarter, the same as a year ago. Without one-time items, including separation payments in Europe, the company earned 45 cents per share. That surpassed analysts' forecast of 37 cents, according to FactSet.Revenue was up 14 percent to $38.1 billion.Ford earned $2.3 billion in North America and a best-ever profit of $177 million in Asia.