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questions to kelloggs annual report? [closed]

If I purchased 500 shares of kellogs stock at its lowest offering price in the 2013 fiscal yeah and then sold it at its highest offering price in finscal year 2014, how much of a gain would I have? ...
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Why don't companies underestimate their earnings to make quarterly reports look better?

We have a TV on financial news in the office, and I always see reports of companies meeting their earnings estimates or failing to meet them. Even if a company misses the estimate by a very small ...
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How to print account transactions for a time period in GNUCash?

I would like to print all the transactions for an account from, for example, 01/01/2015 to 31/12/2015. I found the report in Reports > Account Reports but that displays all the transactions in the ...
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Company publishing Standalone but not Consolidated financial results

Some companies publish Standalone result time to time but not consolidated result. Ex- ABC company is publishing Standalone quarterly results ,but not publishing consolidated result since last 2 ...
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What public company form or annual filing is similar to U.S. SEC's 10-K but for the United Kingdom?

In the U.S., they use a form called 10-K (http://www.sec.gov/answers/form10k.htm) (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Form_10-K). Is there a similar form in the UK? What is it called and where might one ...
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How do I Fundamentally Analyze this Stock so I may see if the Company is Running Well?

I have a stock that I am trying to look into called SOG.V or Strategic Oil and Gas LTD. I believe it is a company based in Alberta, Calgary (Canada). The company got hit quite hard from the oil ...
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Net Sales and Operating Income

When reviewing a company's Annual Report, what could explain Net Sales remaining fixed over a two year period, but Operating Income halving over the same period? I was thinking increased costs.
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How to get variables for calculating “intrinsic value” of Berkshire Hathaway?

I would like to calculate Berkshire Hathaway's balance sheet value and "intrinsic value" as described in Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway - Uncovering Intrinsic Value. However, I can't figure out ...
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Tax considerations for outsourcing freelance work to foreign country

I've seen this asked a few different ways (closest was here), but I am looking to find out from the business's perspective, how to report (if necessary) the amount paid to a foreign contractor. My ...
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How to find SEC filings that are important to stock market

I want to find the most important sec filings in history, when I searched the edgar database, I find several confusions. When I search apple's filings, 10-Q report usually comes one day after the ...
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What does Capital Surplus mean?

Given this information below, what does capital surplus mean? When does a capital surplus go up? What is the formula of capital surplus? I have read Wikipedia's definition, and it only seem to ...
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If my identity is stolen, is there another way to authenticate identity to the major credit bureaus other than my credit history?

Supposedly, one is able to monitor their credit rating with the three major credit bureaus to prevent/stop identity theft. However, the yearly report can only be viewed by answering questions about ...
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Where can I find all public companies' information?

Warren Buffett mentions that in his early days he used Moody's Manual, which centralized all public companies's information into a manual, to go through all companies and find interesting ones to ...
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Why were numbers on these income statements recorded differently from year to year?

Below are two different income statements for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. I am wondering how can their net income and other line items be recorded so differently across two consecutive financial ...