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    1. Nelson Peltz On Procter & Gamble: Sign Of The Future For ROIC Laggards

      Nelson Peltz On Procter & Gamble: Sign Of The Future For ROIC Laggards

      Nelson Peltz’s Trian Fund Management is seeking a board seat at Procter & Gamble (PG) Activist investors have a mixed track record when it comes to creating shareholder value, but Peltz appears to have found an ideal situation. Any reform of the company’s corporate structure should include a renewed focus on return on invested capital (ROIC). One of the largest activist investors in the world is taking on his biggest target yet...

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    2. Corporate Earnings Season May Be Winding down, But...

      Corporate Earnings Season May Be Winding down, But...

      Corporate earnings season may be winding down, but the real earnings season—annual 10-K filing season—starts today. Successful value investors such as Warren Buffett know that it’s essential to read 10-Ks. It's the only way to reverse accounting distortions and calculate true return on invested capital (ROIC). The combination of computerized processing power and human expertise allows us to provide investors with the most accurate research from the “real” earnings season...

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