A Current Dilemma
Assets are ahead of liabilities by a disturbingly small margin in some industries.
A Zooming Market
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The Next Wave
In hard times the last thing a company needs is legal trouble. Unfortunately, that may be just what it gets.
Things Are Looking Up
CFOs are enjoying larger pay gains than other C-level executives, for good reason.
Debt Financing 101
Plans to boost the Federal Family Education Loan Program sound good, but they may be a wash considering the fast-rising cost of a college education.
Mark-to-market’s Liability Lag
A new study of the S&P 500 finds a whopping mismatch between assets and liabilities subject to fair value.
Why Preferred Treatment Might Hurt
Treating preferred stock as a liability — as accounting standard setters are thinking of doing — would simplify financial reporting, a new study says. But it also would pummel shareholder's equity at companies that are heavy issuers.