November 1, 2012
With their market share in the single digits, Checkpoint is certainly not a global leader in anything. A few years ago they bought up some smaller companies, put them under poorly equipped management and expected huge returns. When the money didn't come pouring in the "Checkview" group was sold off in October 2012 and 1/3 of the staff was summarily laid off. Stock prices have tumbled this year after struggling for several years and Checkpoint is ripe for a buyout or ?