SPLS is closing stores and is cutting cost. Also SPLS pays good dividend and generates cash flow close to $600 million a year.
Staples is cutting cost and adding more product. The news of price match today will increase traffic to the store. Also if you buy today you will get the dividend.
Just one cost? Which one?
Not Sargent's bonus it appears.
15 cent raises for the highest rated employees, 0 for anyone else.
Stores that actually did well (yes, there were some) are denied bonuses,
yet Ron takes his, undeservedly.