That's about a third of what they were supposed to do (originally).
At first blush, lower-than-expected tax rates were a major contributor to the earnings-per-share upside.
Quite nerve-racking at times. But if you have a healthy mind then it's not so bad. We having a great time getting to know each other.
Its failings notwithstanding, there is much to be said in favor of journalism in that by giving us the opinion of the uneducated, it keeps us in touch with the ignorance of the community.
(October 16, 1854 - November 30, 1900)
Every normal man must be tempted at times to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats
Henry Louis Mencken