On the Margin
Panera Bread Co reported a 174percent decline in net income for the third quarter ended Sept 29 after charges for refranchising and tax adjustments Scott Olson/Getty Images

In Panera, an example of Wall Street's short-term focus

Blog: CEO Ron Shaich cites the difficulty of being a public company for sale to JAB

This post is part of the On the Margin blog. 

Last week, JAB Holding Co. acquired Panera Bread Co. for $7.5 billion, in a deal that was shocking not so much for the price, but for the company that got sold.

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