Are You Comparing Apple With Apple?

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Are You Comparing Apple With Apple?” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Business Times on 11 December 2004 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Whether a company capitalises or expenses an item can make a big difference to its balance sheet, income and cash flow statements, and its …

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Doing Good Can Be Given A Bad Name

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Doing Good Can Be Given A Bad Name” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 26 Oct 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Costly publicity on ‘caring side’ of firms may stop serious thought on social responsibility
In recent years, “doing well by …

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