This is achance for shareholders to show displeasure with the results of 2014 by voting NO for a bonus. For management to propose a bonus shows you how stupid they think the shareholders are. Shareholders are THE owners. Fight back now. Vote against the bonus and say NO to the Board.
Based on the state of sales and the industry, HP will NOT be coming into the industry. That said, Avi's salary of $30,000 a wek should be reduced to $10,000 a week (tough to live on that) so that he understands the pain we are suffering.