Could This Be the Recession That Wasn’t?
Even as key corporate financial indicators continue to fall, some hope may be emerging that forecasts of an impending recession will prove inaccurate.
Tax Reform’s Success Hangs On Capex, Expert Says
If the U.S. Tax Cuts and Job Act doesn’t push companies to invest more in capex, a “stagflation scenario” could ensue.
Deferred Taxes Could Drive Big Earnings Swing
The new tax cuts will make winners out of companies with big deferred tax liabilities and losers of those with large tax assets, an expert forecasts.
CFOs Pump Out Free Cash Flow
But big, public, non-financial companies are generating cash partly by cutting capex, study finds.
What’s Behind Financial Statement Placement Order?
The order in which a company presents financial statements may present clues about how it wants to be viewed by investors and analysts.
With Focus on Revenue, FASB Eyes Nonfinancial Assets
FASB launches a proposal to fill in gaps in its revenue recognition standard.
Revenue and Profit Declines Reveal ‘Weak and Sputtering Recovery’
Median revenue for 3,000 companies has dropped 8% since December 2012.
Flat Capex Weakens Economic Recovery
Although revenues are finally rising, companies haven’t increased capex in a year, a cash-flow review finds.
Tax Rates: the Haves and Have Nots
Comparing corporate tax rates can be hard, given all the tax terminology that's out there. But a new study reveals what real rates companies are paying.