Jan 19, 2012 17:54
Sageworks CEO Brian Hamilton recently spoke with SmartMoney magazine about the three financial statements that are criticial to examine before you make any investment in a company. The balance sheet, the income statement and the statement of cash flows show different aspects of a business and are a good starting point, Hamilton said. “You really want to understand at a DNA level how this company is performing,” he added.
Sageworks uses information from companies' financial statements to generate its data on privately held businesses.
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