Hunter Harrison on leave - edit: passed away

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Hunter Harrison on leave - edit: passed away

Unread postby CN_Okemos » Thu Dec 14, 2017 10:36 pm

CSX announced just after 8ET tonight that Hunter Harrison is on medical leave.
https://globenewswire.com/news-release/ ... rison.html

COO James Foote is acting CEO
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Re: Hunter Harrison on leave

Unread postby csxcw46ah677 » Thu Dec 14, 2017 11:05 pm

CN_Okemos wrote:CSX announced just after 10ET tonight that Hunter Harrison is on medical leave.
https://globenewswire.com/news-release/ ... rison.html

COO James Foote is acting CEO


Interesting news. Most know of his ill health, so I wonder what happened. I wonder if it will have a profound impact on the stock and stock prices come tomorrow. I am expecting them to at least drop somewhat, and it'll be interesting to see if EHH comes back at some point, or leaves Mr. Foote in charge, as well as what this means for CSX as a whole.
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Re: Hunter Harrison on leave

Unread postby hoborich » Fri Dec 15, 2017 1:06 am

Re: The CSX Chopping Block: North Baltimore Style
It would appear that EHH isn't long for this world.
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Re: Hunter Harrison on leave

Unread postby hoborich » Sat Dec 16, 2017 12:08 am

CSX stock was down $4.20 today, or 7%. Looks like the EHH effect is winding down.

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CSX's CEO E. Hunter Harrison dead at 73 years old

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Re: Hunter Harrison on leave

Unread postby Typhoon » Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:51 pm

hoborich wrote:CSX stock was down $4.20 today, or 7%. Looks like the EHH effect is winding down.

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$53.11* down 4.20 down 7.33%


From August 2nd
http://railroadfan.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=35137&p=381876#p381876

hoborich wrote:CSX stock was down again today, to $48.14, which is down over $7 from it's recent high of $55.48. It appears to be more than just simple profit taking, as someone else posted a couple weeks ago. Put another way. CSX stock is down over 13% in the last couple weeks. Perhaps, the proverbial honeymoon is over for EHH.

A good free site. http://www.nasdaq.com/symbol/csx

http://railroadfan.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=35461&p=388518#p388518

Then November 21st.
hoborich wrote:CSX is slowly giving back it's recent gains. Dow was up 165 points today. CSX was down $1.22 a share


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$48.51* 1.22.41%
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Interesting that every time Hobo delcares the end is near, the stock is trading higher than the last time he said it was on the downturn. I guess if you say something enough, you might get it right once.
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Re: Hunter Harrison on leave

Unread postby AARR » Sat Dec 16, 2017 6:16 pm

Even a blind squirrel finds a nut once in a while
Typhoon wrote:Interesting that every time Hobo delcares the end is near, the stock is trading higher than the last time he said it was on the downturn. I guess if you say something enough, you might get it right once.
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Big Changes at CSX?

Unread postby chapmaja » Sun Dec 17, 2017 9:52 am

EHH has died at age 73, per a release from the railroad. The questions remain about what this will do to railroad operations and to shareholder view of the companies stock.
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Re: Big Changes at CSX?

Unread postby Doktor No » Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:54 am

Amazing. Thats all I will say right now. Sold 99% of my holdings last spring. Nice profit thanks to his 'leadership.' We shall see what happenes going forward.
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E Hunter Harrison Died

Unread postby hoborich » Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:23 pm

E Hunter Harrison has died at the age of 73 on Saturday.

https://www.cnbc.com/2017/12/16/csx-ceo ... urces.html

Going to be a rough ride for CSX stock tomorrow.
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Re: Hunter Harrison on leave - edit: passed away

Unread postby dave989 » Sun Dec 17, 2017 4:50 pm

Kind of a "Rail Barron" if you will. I think EHH was trying to break the mold of
"its always been done this way" kind of thinking. I hope the railroad succeeds. RIP EHH.
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Re: Big Changes at CSX?

Unread postby Norm » Mon Dec 18, 2017 8:57 am

Doktor No wrote:Amazing. Thats all I will say right now. Sold 99% of my holdings last spring. Nice profit thanks to his 'leadership.' We shall see what happenes going forward.


Excellent timing.
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Re: E Hunter Harrison Died

Unread postby Typhoon » Mon Dec 18, 2017 4:05 pm

hoborich wrote:E Hunter Harrison has died at the age of 73 on Saturday.

https://www.cnbc.com/2017/12/16/csx-ceo ... urces.html

Going to be a rough ride for CSX stock tomorrow.


Looks like the blind squirrel is going hungry today. One thing to take from all of this, don't accept stockadvice from Hoborich..

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Re: E Hunter Harrison Died

Unread postby ns8401 » Mon Dec 18, 2017 4:07 pm

Typhoon wrote:
hoborich wrote:E Hunter Harrison has died at the age of 73 on Saturday.

https://www.cnbc.com/2017/12/16/csx-ceo ... urces.html

Going to be a rough ride for CSX stock tomorrow.


Looks like the blind squirrel is going hungry today. One thing to take from all of this, don't accept stockadvice from Hoborich..

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If I’m not mistaken I saw it down this morning so take it until 1pm maybe?
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Re: Hunter Harrison on leave - edit: passed away

Unread postby redcrumbox » Mon Dec 18, 2017 7:33 pm

You are correct on

"its always been done this way" kind of thinking.


...but back to reality; E double H a "Rail Barron"? Thanks for the chuckle.

It's likely a blind squirrel will still know which nuts to hoard, because blindness doesn't affect your sense of sniffing.
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Re: E Hunter Harrison Died

Unread postby GreatLakesRailfan » Mon Dec 18, 2017 7:55 pm

Typhoon wrote:
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At close: 4:00PM EST


It's almost like the stock market was just waiting him out...
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Re: Hunter Harrison on leave - edit: passed away

Unread postby AARR » Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:25 am

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Re: Hunter Harrison on leave - edit: passed away

Unread postby hoborich » Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:59 pm

Interesting article. A good read. Thanks for the link.
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