Boeing Gets Grounded
Jan 17th 2013 5:21PM
Updated Jan 17th 2013 6:20PM
The following video is from Thursday's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with analysts Bill Barker and Charly Travers, discuss the top business and investing stories.
In this segment, Boeing's entire worldwide fleet of 787 Dreamliner aircrafts has been grounded, on concerns over a fire risk involving the lithium ion batteries utilized in the planes. The guys discuss how widespread consumer trust that the company can fix this is probably why the stock hasn't fallen further than it has, and what indicators beyond this would be major warning signs that the company is in actual trouble.
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The relevant video segment can be found between 0:30 and 6:20.
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