Kodak Rings Opening Bell at NYSE
Kodak rang the opening bell this morning at the NYSE. Kodak President and CEO Antonio M. Perez (4th from right) is pictured above with Kodak Chairman of the Board James V. Continenza (left of Perez) and Kodak customers and employees. The company is celebrating its return to the NYSE.
Perez said in a statement, "This bell ringing is a symbol of Kodak’s remarkable transformation,” said Antonio M. Perez, Kodak’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “It’s a new year, with a new company, a new stock and a new start. We are a B2B company focused on innovating for our customers and delivering value to our shareholders. This bell ringing has extra significance for everyone at the new Kodak because we are reaffirming our strong connections with our customers by having some of them join us at this event
Kodak emerged from reorganization after bankruptcy on September 3rd. The company began trading on the NYSE under the new KODK symbol on November 1st. KODK shares have been up considerably since late November. You can view a chart here.
Posted on January 8, 2014