L.J. Rittenhouse is president of Rittenhouse Rankings Inc, a CEO strategic and investor relations company that annually conducts a benchmark survey of CEO candor and stock price performance. Her book, Investing Between the Lines, has been endorsed by Warren Buffett.
When I see extreme obfuscation in a company it worries me that this company doesn’t have what it takes to survive and thrive.
It's absolutely more important to be candid during difficult times than in easy times.