For ctib gross margins going forward . Latex has declined from around 6$ to almost 3$ from last year and oil is off 20%. This could huge affect on ctib gross margins from trough of 18% last year to maybe a peak around 24-26% by year end . This could add almost 3-4million in ebidta for ctib or almost 1.00$. The big wild card is the rollout of sc Johnson product second half of this year but implosion of latex and commodity's is great for ctib .
many retired clowns and balloon entertainers are going back to work part time. And realistically, when people are all down in the dumps and depressed about their financial future, what cheers them up more than some big fun balloons to play with?