Toyota shares up after apology, Prius recall news

Posted by & filed under Company Analysis, Management Issues.

Description: Shares in Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) edged higher after the head of the world’s largest automaker made a public apology for safety problems and said it would bring in outside experts to review quality controls. Source: Date: 02/07/2010 Link: Questions for discussion:  How would you play a short term investment in Toyota? Explain… Read more »

Goldman’s image crisis

Posted by & filed under Company Analysis, Industry Analysis, Management Issues.

Description:  The elite Wall Street firm is criticized for doling out $21 billion in bonuses this year and having sold toxic assets. Source: CNNMoney – video report   Date: 01/13/2010 Link: Questions for discussion: What are your impressions of the report with respect to the presentation of the culture of the firm and the… Read more »