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Kevin Tynan Quotes

It's really not a zero-sum game where one wins and one loses. It's really everybody or nobody.
Kevin Tynan
#Game

If GM does file for a bankruptcy, he would be the one to take them into the Chapter 11 filing,
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#Bankruptcy

GM today is in worse shape than Nissan was when Carlos took over. It's just a much bigger company with a much bigger problem in a much worse situation.
Kevin Tynan
#Company

Under the value pricing system, on average, the sticker prices are down a couple hundred bucks. To be effective, value pricing has to be four times that, and incentives required to sell vehicles must be removed.
Kevin Tynan
#Value

The move to value pricing offered (price) declines that just weren't great enough to attract buyers,
Kevin Tynan
#Value

There is still a lot of work to do beyond the Ford agreement. The scale of restructuring in the industry is just enormous. It is going to take time, take some aggressive actions, and it is going to be expensive.
Kevin Tynan
#Agreement

The deal is a move in the right direction, but no one thinks this is the end to their problems. The laundry list of the things that GM needs to do to fix itself is about a dozen items long, and this deal was a small item on that list.
Kevin Tynan
#Direction

[Some analysts said that knowing earnings were dismal, GM had to take some sort of action.] Things like today are great — it's better than not being able to announce anything, ... But I certainly don't think it's anywhere near the scope or the magnitude of what this company needs.
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#Action

This is a company and an industry that has a lot of bigger issues to deal with.
Kevin Tynan
#Company

The last couple of days illustrate that there is a lot of work to do at this company and it's debatable whether it's actually doable outside bankruptcy court, ... I don't think it is.
Kevin Tynan
#Company

You've got three different parties here -- GM, Delphi and the UAW -- trying to figure out what GM's obligation is, ... GM could be on the hook for a lot of those UAW workers, but it's not completely clear. It's just a giant bowl of spaghetti right now.
Kevin Tynan
#Obligation

GM's new products are just not getting the job done and the company is losing market share, ... It's really a combination of three things going on. There's lower sales mixed with falling prices and higher input costs.
Kevin Tynan
#Company

All of a sudden we are paying $3 at the pump and SUVs are falling out of fashion. Delphi feels that pinch just as much as General Motors.
Kevin Tynan
#Fashion

GM's new products are just not getting the job done and the company is losing market share. It's really a combination of three things going on. There's lower sales mixed with falling prices and higher input costs.
Kevin Tynan
#Company

The last couple of days illustrate that there is a lot of work to do at this company and it's debatable whether it's actually doable outside bankruptcy court. I don't think it is.
Kevin Tynan
#Company

This is a little bit of relief of one of (Ford's) many problems.
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#Problems

The sequential decline in GMAC's income reflects the increase in their borrowing costs following the credit downgrades.
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#Borrowing

What you're getting now with the stock where it is trading, there is a lot of news-event volatility, you get people betting on the next move... they're basically just trading on the momentum being generated by the news.
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#News

Is this another blow to management? I would say yes. But you can't say management was on very steady ground in the eyes of investors.
Kevin Tynan
#Management

This is not a company you would buy for its fundamental attributes or its operational strengths.
Kevin Tynan
#Company

China is a growing market, an important market for them. But growth there is not enough to make up for the large losses in North America.
Kevin Tynan
#Growth

If you look at the trailing four quarters, as bad as those numbers were, they were unsustainable. Unless the company was sitting on its hands and did nothing, they couldn't remain that negative for very long.
Kevin Tynan
#Company

[Some analysts said that knowing earnings were dismal, GM had to take some sort of action.] Things like today are great it's better than not being able to announce anything, ... But I certainly don't think it's anywhere near the scope or the magnitude of what this company needs.
Kevin Tynan
#Magnitude #Earnings