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At 12:29 AM 6/24/98 -0700, you wrote: >As announced, the fiscal year 1997/98 was characterised by a planned repositioning >of the Leica Camera Group, which was aggravated by substantial sales declines in >important markets. Actual sales fell DM 30.0 million short of the planned targets thus >resulting in a considerable deterioration of the operating result....... > > >food for thought ? Sure, it's not so good right now. But they've gone through bad years before, and with considerable investment in research and development recently, I don't find that too discouraging. But they will have to move to get back in the black. I look at the long term. What's often wrong with business these days is they can't see past the next quarter. We shall see. - -- Eric Welch St. Joseph, MO http://www.ponyexpress.net/~ewelch What is the probability that something will happen according to the odds?