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Financial Fine Print: Uncovering a Company's True Value

3.27  ·  Rating details ·  37 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Thirty-five million individual investors jumped into the stock market for the first time during the late 1990s without asking questions about the stocks they were buying. When the bubble burst and the large number of accounting scandals began to grow, most investors didn't know where to turn or whom to trust. Now it has become more important than ever for investors to take ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published September 8th 2003 by Wiley (first published January 1st 2003)
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Brett Nocerini
Mar 18, 2015 rated it it was ok
Not much depth - mostly war stories about financial fraud. Decent intro for new investors who have never read an SEC filing. I still like the Footnoted Blog for casual reading.
Feb 05, 2016 rated it liked it
Sort of disappointed with the book. Most of the stuff was repetitive for me and wasn't adding much value. At one point just skimmed through.
Mike Jaksa
Mar 10, 2014 rated it liked it
Good book, but very basic and a tad outdated. If you've taken a business degree or have read through many financial reports, financial shenanigans might be the better read.
Jun 13, 2011 rated it liked it
Shelves: finance
quick read. not bad for the general day to day brush up on looking at the fine print of financial statements.
Sandra Pedicini
Jan 21, 2013 rated it liked it
Points out a lot of important red flags to look for when reading a company's financial documents. Good reference book.
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