Fat Cat CEOs

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A CEO can have a huge impact on a company's bottom line. Good CEOs can lift up a company through their leadership and management, while some CEOs do just the opposite. Learn about the fat cats, and how their hefty compensation can drag a company down.


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  2. Return On Equity (ROE)

    Return on equity is one of the basic metrics used to evaluate a company's stock. Find out what it can tell you about a stock and learn how to calculate it here.
  3. An Introduction To The Balance Sheet

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  4. What Is A Dividend?

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  5. Fat Cat CEOs

    A CEO can have a huge impact on a company's bottom line. Good CEOs can lift up a company through their leadership and management, while some CEOs do just the opposite. Learn about the fat cats, and how their hefty compensation can drag a company down.
  6. How To Calculate Return On Investment (ROI)

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