Snaps and grease traps played more than bit parts in this week's Wall Street flick.
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Really? Just like that? Eastman Kodak
One can't blame Kodak. It's not the company's fault that digital photography made so much of Kodak's core operations practically obsolete. The past means little. How many of us still look like our youthful yearbook snapshots? Kodak sure doesn't.
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So Burger King
I feel a song parody coming on. You remember that old "have it your way" ditty that BK used to slap McDonald's
Hold the profits, hold the lettuce
Special charges will upset us
All we ask is that you let us cash out your way
Cash out your way, cash out your way.
Seriously, though. Companies that disappoint the market their first time up to bat often obliterate the market's confidence. Burger King is going to have climb a wall higher than dozens of its new BK Stackers to woo Wall Street back.
Until next week, I remain,
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