Beating the Street - Accounting "Tricks"
This is a transcript from the News Hour with Jim Lehrer in which Paul Solman discusses the "accounting tricks" that businesses use to beat Wall Street's expections. He uses an imaginary tortilla company to show how businesses embellish earnings reports. There is also a link to the segment in streaming video and RealAudio.
Material Type: Presentation
Date Added to MERLOT: August 26, 2004
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 21, 2008
Submitter: Cathy Swift
Primary Audience: College General Ed
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