Did you know that pre-IPO filings can exploit accounting loopholes to drastically reduce stock compensation expense? More importantly, do you know which companies are using these loopholes and hiding millions in expenses from their income statement?
By tracking stock compensation, restricted stock units, and subsequent events, we have identified five companies whose profitability may not be as impressive as it seems at first glance. Don’t get caught holding the bag when insiders and investment bankers cash out.
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