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ReplyPhilipCohen - 2 months ago
eBay’s Johnny Ho appointed to Nike board …

Seriously? Given the state of the eBay marketplace under Johnny Ho, and the fact that the Ho would now have to be the most despised person on the planet, this Nike appointment has to be some sort of delayed April Fools Day joke. Obviously, these guys must all live in gated communities, with their own atmospheres, and never venture outside into the real world.

Hasn’t Nike’s chairman Knight, or anyone else at Nike, perused the performance of eBay’s stock price over the past seven years? Then, maybe Knight is simply another Bain-connected sociopath, like the Ho. Who knows? But it is telling that anyone could listen to Johnny Ho drone on and yet still be so impressed.

The Ho’s 2007 Legg Mason “Thought Leader” ramble, where he laid out his plans for the future of eBay (pity eBay’s stockholders), is a classic that, for anyone seeking to understand the delusional thought processes of the Ho, should be read—or at least attempted—by those with sufficient staying power. And then there is his later short LinkedIn “Thinking Day” chat—Ho, Ho, Ho …

On second thought, for those inclined, it might be better to start with the brief, comical LinkedIn “Thinking Day” article first as the Legg Mason interview is extremely hard going—faster acting even than flunitrazepam …



"Even though people think I'm an expert at technological innovation, my own instinct for technology was frozen in place in 1982."—John Donahoe (26 Sep 2007) ...

eBay Inc, where the incompetent mingle with the malevolent and the outright criminal, and the just plain stupid ...
ReplyTraderatwork - 7 months ago
estimate EPS growth rate 7%, EPS 2013 is 3.13, 8.5 + 2G around 20X so 20 * 3 is around 60

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