The Resource The essays of Warren Buffett : lessons for corporate America, essays by Warren E. Buffet, selected, arranged, and introduced by Lawrence A. Cunningham

The essays of Warren Buffett : lessons for corporate America, essays by Warren E. Buffet, selected, arranged, and introduced by Lawrence A. Cunningham

Label
The essays of Warren Buffett : lessons for corporate America
Title
The essays of Warren Buffett
Title remainder
lessons for corporate America
Statement of responsibility
essays by Warren E. Buffet, selected, arranged, and introduced by Lawrence A. Cunningham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author's annual letters to the stockholders of Berkshire Hathaway are edited to present the main themes regarding business, investing, price, value, corporate governance, and other important topics
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Buffett, Warren
Dewey number
332.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG4061
LC item number
.B8372 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cunningham, Lawrence A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corporations
  • Corporate governance
  • Investments
  • Stocks
  • Consolidation and merger of corporations
  • Accounting
Label
The essays of Warren Buffett : lessons for corporate America, essays by Warren E. Buffet, selected, arranged, and introduced by Lawrence A. Cunningham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : owner-related business principles -- I. Corporate governance -- Full and fair disclosure -- Boards and mangers -- The anxieties of business change -- Social compacts -- An owner-based approach to corporate charity -- A principled approach to executive pay -- Risk, reputation and oversight -- II. Finance and investing -- Mr. Market -- Arbitrage -- Debunking standard dogma -- "Value" investing : a redundancy -- Intelligent investing -- Cigar butts and the institutional imperative -- Life and debt -- III. Investment alternatives -- Surveying the field -- Junk bonds -- Zero-coupon bonds -- Preferred stock -- Derivatives -- Foreign currencies and equities -- Home ownership : practice and policy -- IV. Common stock -- The bane of trading : transaction costs -- Attracting the right sort of investor -- Dividend policy and share repurchases -- Stock splits and trading activity -- Shareholder strategies -- Berkshire's recapitalization -- V. Mergers and acquisitions -- Bad motives and high prices -- Sensible share repurchases versus greenmail -- Leveraged buyouts -- Sound acquisition policies -- On selling one's business -- The buyer of choice -- VI. Valuation and accounting -- Aesop and inefficient Bush theory -- Intrinsic value, book value, and market price -- Look-through earnings -- Economic versus accounting goodwill -- Owner earnings and the cash flow fallacy -- Option valuation -- VII. Accounting shenanigans -- Satire -- Standard setting -- Stock options -- "Restructuring" changes -- Pension estimates -- Realization events -- VIII. Accounting policy -- Mergers -- Segment data and consolidation -- Deferred taxes -- Retiree benefits -- IX. Tax matters -- Distribution of the corporate tax burden -- Taxation and investment philosophy
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
307 pages
Isbn
9781611634099
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013018033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828487013
  • 571621
  • (OCoLC)ocn828487013
  • 571621
Label
The essays of Warren Buffett : lessons for corporate America, essays by Warren E. Buffet, selected, arranged, and introduced by Lawrence A. Cunningham
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : owner-related business principles -- I. Corporate governance -- Full and fair disclosure -- Boards and mangers -- The anxieties of business change -- Social compacts -- An owner-based approach to corporate charity -- A principled approach to executive pay -- Risk, reputation and oversight -- II. Finance and investing -- Mr. Market -- Arbitrage -- Debunking standard dogma -- "Value" investing : a redundancy -- Intelligent investing -- Cigar butts and the institutional imperative -- Life and debt -- III. Investment alternatives -- Surveying the field -- Junk bonds -- Zero-coupon bonds -- Preferred stock -- Derivatives -- Foreign currencies and equities -- Home ownership : practice and policy -- IV. Common stock -- The bane of trading : transaction costs -- Attracting the right sort of investor -- Dividend policy and share repurchases -- Stock splits and trading activity -- Shareholder strategies -- Berkshire's recapitalization -- V. Mergers and acquisitions -- Bad motives and high prices -- Sensible share repurchases versus greenmail -- Leveraged buyouts -- Sound acquisition policies -- On selling one's business -- The buyer of choice -- VI. Valuation and accounting -- Aesop and inefficient Bush theory -- Intrinsic value, book value, and market price -- Look-through earnings -- Economic versus accounting goodwill -- Owner earnings and the cash flow fallacy -- Option valuation -- VII. Accounting shenanigans -- Satire -- Standard setting -- Stock options -- "Restructuring" changes -- Pension estimates -- Realization events -- VIII. Accounting policy -- Mergers -- Segment data and consolidation -- Deferred taxes -- Retiree benefits -- IX. Tax matters -- Distribution of the corporate tax burden -- Taxation and investment philosophy
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
307 pages
Isbn
9781611634099
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013018033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828487013
  • 571621
  • (OCoLC)ocn828487013
  • 571621

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