NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Ford Motor Co. (F - Get Report) and General Motors (GM - Get Report) are among six automotive industry stocks that could log solid gains in the next year, according to price targets from Wall Street analysts.
Auto sales surged nearly 10% to 13.1 million vehicles in September from 11.8 million in the same period a year earlier, according to Autodata Corp.
Sales were boosted by higher discounts and robust demand for pickup trucks and sport-utility vehicles.
Light vehicle sales for September rose 9.9% to 1.05 million.
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