leelaw
Posts: 4520
Joined: Sat May 29, 2004 4:13 pm

Boeing's High-Flying Stock Showers Riches On Execs

Wed Apr 19, 2006 9:28 pm

Boeing's jet-propelled share price is blowing past a series of thresholds for executive bonus awards, triggering large stock payouts to about 2,000 company officials.

...The stock's rapid rise is based largely on the perception that Mulally's commercial-airplanes unit is set to storm past rival Airbus, which appears to be in strategic trouble...

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/htm...echnology/2002939029_boeing19.html

[Edited 2006-04-19 14:51:22]
Lex Ancilla Justitiae
 
starrion
Posts: 974
Joined: Sat Jul 19, 2003 1:19 pm

RE: Boeing's High-Flying Stock Showers Riches On Execs

Wed Apr 19, 2006 11:08 pm

BCA is doing stunningly well, the 787 looks like a huge winner, and they seem to have a plan and are executing it.

Executives who pump up the stock prices by leading the company well should be paid well. (they are getting paid a LOT though)

It's the executives who are paid well when the company is in a tailspin that raise most people's ire.
Knowledge Replaces Fear

Popular Searches On Airliners.net

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos