Phil Oakley 

How to work out a company's real profitability

Phil Oakley

How to work out a company's real profitability

Last week, I wrote about how some companies’ disclosure of adjusted profits and the costs they were asking investors to ignore was stretching credibility somewhat. This week, I am going to look at the options the investor has in working out how much money a company might actually be making.

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