Wednesday, November 16, 2005

WalMart gets Sensitive

Recent releases by Wal-Mart are surprising. Yes many and numerous critics surround them. Come to think of it there are a lot of critics. Recent releases sounded like a political campaign rather than a for profit company. My concern is the PR war that is breaking out will obscure the business fundamentals behind spin. When management needs to get so pro-active in socio-political affairs, who is minding the store?

Monday, November 14, 2005

Weekend Follies Nov 12-13, 2005

This weekends culprits who have issued press releases at odd-ball hours are George Pacific NYSE:GP, VendingData (TM) Corporation AMEX:VNX, Royal Group TSX & NYSE:RYG and Scottish Re Group NYSE:SCT
Caveat Emptor