Ford Motor Co. will spin off its Visteon Automotive Systems parts operations, but not before it offers shareholders new Ford shares as a way to boost the automaker's stock value. Current shareholders will get 100% of the shares in the newly independent Visteon. That transaction will take place later this summer. Ford says spinning off Visteon will help boost shareholder value and give the supplier greater flexibility to pursue non-Ford business. Shortly after the announcement, Visteon ...

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