Originally Posted by fangard
Berkshire Hathaway is basically an investment group/holding company and that is not their MO.
Hope you're right but I've seen this before. The "investment company" comes in strips the company to bare bones (employees) removes any product line not meeting their marketing goal, increases prices on remaining product lines and through "aggressive monitoring" determines whe the time is right to sell it off.
Your first indication that this will happen? When current Academy management "retires" from the leadership roles (consultant or otherwise). Like I said I hope you're right. We'll see