42 Tips about Earnings

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Since growth companies retain most of their earnings, slowly increasing earnings per share is to be expected, not something to be praised, since the...
It is the nature of businesses that earnings are going to gyrate. But Wall Street forces companies to be consistent. They want consistency and they...
We value companies based on our estimate of earnings per share, usually two or three years out. I don’t look six months to a year out because too...
Value Line and other publications provide a history of a company's past earnings. You can analyze these earnings to get a sense of how steady the...
As long as the earnings power of his holdings remains satisfactory, the investor can give as little attention as he pleases to the vagaries of the...
Investing is often about knowing your strengths and we've learned that we're better at spotting profitable, unglamorous, under-valued companies than...
Be wary of companies that earn a penny a share, or that exactly meet earnings estimates or beat them by a penny a share. This can sometimes be a sign...
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We want each decision we make to have a meaningful impact on our results and to be rewarded when we’re right, so our portfolio is concentrated in...
Some companies have a history of producing relatively steady, predictable earnings growth. Other companies have a history of producing earnings in a...
Just missing a product cycle is generally fixable. So are problems that result from a company outgrowing its infrastructure – it’s a high-class...
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