that the posts on this board are quite the topic
of conversation at MHI. I guess the benefits issue
as relates to them got their attention. Maybe the
accounting department can help us figure out some of these
problems. I am sure that the entertainment factor alone
should draw some comments. Ask the "twit", I'm sure she
would have an opinion.
Also, rumor has it that
there may be an upper managment position available
soon. Seems that sombody got homesick and may be going
back to Mobile. What's the saying about a sinking
Anybody care to place odds on exactly how many more
"Consecutive" quarters there will be after the accounting
issues become public knowledge?
have qualified as the second smallest company I
had worked for, and all the companies I worked for
offerred stock options, stock purchase plans, LTPS (Long
term performance shares), etc. and I participated in
all of them.
Stock options are not a bonus,
they are an inducement to the executive to participate
in the companies growth and along with appreciation
of stock value enjoyed by shareholders.
stock option plans use a five year vesting period, but
almost always allow ten, I repeat ten, years from option
grant to exercise. So once again, if you think the
stock is a good value why exercise and sell now. Either
Robert is thinking of leaving, has some severe cash
need, or just thinks RI as an investment sucks when
compared to other market investments. You decide.
Apparently you have never worked for a company
where you've earned stock options. They do expire and
you lose them or exercise them. Why not
excercise/sell and take the bonus that you EARNED and treat
yourself to that trip to Europe/new boat/hair
If your company gave you a cash bonus, would you
turn it down? Think of stock options the same
Of Course, if an exec was dumping ALL his stock,
then I would get worried. This doesn't worry me.
accounting method for inventory.
If I buy
goods at a $100, and receive an $8 discount, do they
reflect the $8 in income, or in my inventory.
they reflect it in income, is inventory overstated by
And I ate at the Ruby's on Dauphin
again, food was good, but that Margerita mix really
sucks. Maybe they should borrow the recipe from Los
Rancheros down the street. And for the price at Ruby's I
will not be drinking there again anytime soon. Let me
know if they fix the mix.
P.S., I know the
message board is read regulary, so Maureen in franchise
accounting, you should really watch what you tell the twit,
she has a big mouth.
don't cost anything, so why should you exercise IF YOU THINK THE STOCK IS GOOD VALUE?
Of course if you don't have faith in your own company by all means unload as soon as possible.
He sure likes to dump RTI stock on a regular
basis. Given the nice salary and bonus why to you think
he continues to sell?
sell is 18,666 shares pre-split, dated May 1. Seeing
how every proposed sell has resulted in an actual
sell (I think) Why the continued selling. Is he