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Robert Barry Quotes

We feel growing skepticism about a GMAC sale has weighed on GM shares in recent weeks, and today's comments will likely only add to such pressure.
Robert Barry
#Skepticism

Severe operating challenges still confront GM, including mix, pricing and market-share pressures plus a tough macro outlook as consumers face rising interest rates and energy costs.
Robert Barry
#Challenges

So we see significant 'payback' in the stock price.
Robert Barry
#Price

Another deal with Delphi is likely forthcoming, but probably not before Mar. 30, posing risk of Delphi motions (to nullify contracts) and starting the union contract cancellation process.
Robert Barry
#Risk

We'd caution about becoming too optimistic given a number of challenges, such as very weak (free cash flow).
Robert Barry
#Caution

We concur with the Joint Election Management Board that the candidates' demand to nullify the election is unjustified,
Robert Barry
#Management

The Joint Election Management Board has offered such a process and we urge that it be used,
Robert Barry
#Management

By and large, I would have to say that the process was extraordinarily orderly, the level of violence was unexpectedly low and the polling station committees, considering the fact that they had never done anything like this before, did, I think, a commendable job,
Robert Barry
#Violence

What it takes for the currency to recover, however, is that the markets have some confidence that things are going to be mended. The problem is that Indonesia did all the right things early on and announced a number of steps that would have led to more confidence in what's going to happen there and then they didn't carry through on it.
Robert Barry
#Confidence

What investor wants to buy a company that sells plastics to GM when plastics are going through the roof while the prices GM pays go down?
Robert Barry
#Company

We think such a move would not occur if prospects for traction on the turnaround plan were tighter. The management change comes at an inopportune time given the challenges ... and severe stresses on the North American business, some of which will likely require longer term attention.
Robert Barry
#Management

The programs were more about 'reallocating sales' than stimulating demand.
Robert Barry
#Sales

Ford's presentation at the auto show clearly evidenced its strategy to focus on cars and crossovers.
Robert Barry
#Focus

The bottom line is we see little to no earnings growth in '06. Indeed, flat earnings may end up being a notable accomplishment, given the stresses the auto sector is facing.
Robert Barry
#Growth

We doubt a buyer gets in front of risk that a strike cripples GM North America. UAW negotiations tend to go down to the wire now March 31 so a GMAC sale is harder to envision before sometime in the second quarter.
Robert Barry
#Risk #North America

We doubt a buyer gets in front of risk that a strike cripples GM North America. UAW negotiations tend to go down to the wire _ now March 31 _ so a GMAC sale is harder to envision before sometime in the second quarter.
Robert Barry
#Risk #North America