Miulla ei ole ollut Finnairia ainakaan tällä vuosituhannella. Minun guruni on Warren Buffet ja se sanoi 2002:
"If a capitalist had been present at Kitty Hawk back in the early 1900s, he should have shot Orville Wright. He would have saved his progeny money. But seriously, the airline business has been extraordinary. It has eaten up capital over the past century like almost no other business because people seem to keep coming back to it and putting fresh money in. You’ve got huge fixed costs, you’ve got strong labor unions and you’ve got commodity pricing. That is not a great recipe for success. I have an 800 (free call) number now that I call if I get the urge to buy an airline stock. I call at two in the morning and I say: ‘My name is Warren and I’m an aeroholic.’ And then they talk me down.”
Tietenkin kaikella on hintansa, mutta en kyllä näe Finnairin helposti ratkaisevan kannattavuus- ja ay-ongelmiaan. Lisäksi tässä yhtiössä ei paljon pörssikurssi pääomistajaa kiinnosta.