The year of 2012 turned out to be a good year financially

The year of 2012 turned out to be a good year financially for the business. But in the ensuring year, 2013, the company experienced a 5.3 percent sales reduction, where sales declined from $5.7 million to $5.4 million. The downturn then led to other financial problems, including a 50 percent reduction in the company’s stock price. The share price went from $36 per share at the end of 2012 to $18 per share at the conclusion of 2013!