Even though I am IRISH I too am offened by slurs
of any kind whether they be racial,ethnic
religious... et al. This is the good old USA and there is no
longer any room in our diverse society for these type
slurs. BTW I state this as a strong Republican
Conservative not that that has very much to do with the
subject at hand. Good investing to you and the others on
Yahoo gives the earning date
as Nov 4. Is this accurate?
What I'd like to know
is what you think the market reaction will be if
they meet, but do not beat their estimate for the
This is their 4th quarter.
I have to disagree concerning
morale. The people I know within the organization feel
that even without the current CEO, that business with
Ludwig will be the same as usual. There needs to be a
high powered and high profile successor to make a
morale change at BDX. Many field personnel are
frustrated with unclear roles, geographical confusion and
compensation dilemmas. Also upper management are just tokens
to the administration in charge. I don't see and
brights lights or innovation at this company. MAJOR
changes need to be done hear not musical chairs.
If the HE you are referring to in your original
message is the CFO, Ken Weisshaar, I believe probably did
the best he could in his job. (Not that that is a
It is the higher than him that make the decisions.
He just puts out fires. Clateo's GOOD OL BOYS CLUB
runs the show. More likely the whipping boy of the
month for Clateo. They have been in and out like a
revolving door. And it really helps you if you are Italian.
Ed Ludwig is a FINANCE GURU or thinks he is....Very
hands on and probably didn't agree with Ken on
anything. I can't say who was right. But by the looks of
the financials, NEITHER!
I am SOOOOOOO glad to be
out of there.
I am taking my 401K and running
fast. Or should I take the BDX stock in common shares
and hope for a buyout???
There is a new industrial process .-Cheap.May
work on All needles.
Using hydrophilic polymer,
causes needles to become safe.
It's being looked
at. You heard it from Dedsure first.
Good Luck to
BDX had already visited BPLX some time back and
didn't want to pay squat for rights==>You get what
you pay for, right?
For some UNEXPLAINED reason,
JJM/JNJ became a strategic partner of BPLX...go