• Intangible Assets Suggest Stock Valuations Aren't That High

    11 days ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Knowledge Leaders Capital : This week, in Bubble-Like Stock Valuations Miss $3.4 Trillion in Hidden Assets , Bloomberg detailed how traditional accounting can make a company's fundamentals “look a lot worse than they are.”
    In the article, New York University's Professor Baruch Lev weighs in. “You get numbers which are highly inflated for some companies and are understated for other companies.”
    As companies' intangible investments are on the rise, “spending on research and sales as a percentage of revenue rose to 14 percent in 2017 for S&P 500 stocks, compared with 7 percent a decade...
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