Reply to post:

Brace yourself, Samsung: Activist investor Elliot's in an arm-twisting mood

Fedup

This as we know is a short term financial gain for a long term loss and the possible collapse of a company. One of the biggest threats to the longevity of companies is the constant raiding the piggy bank to fund shareholder value and dividends at the cost of investment in products or manufacturing facilities to increase profitability. Just look at some of the great companies we have lost over the past few years through a lack of basic investment.

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2019