DETROIT, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. on Tuesday said it expects earnings to fall this year due to a drop in profit from its finance unit. The No. 2 U.S. automaker said it expects a profit of between $1.75 and $1.95 per share excluding special items, down from $2.11 per share in 2004. Wall Street analysts on average expect Ford to post a profit of $1.87 per share, according to Reuters Research.
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