LC Posted June 6, 2018 Share Posted June 6, 2018 Or so says the below article https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-06-06/what-s-a-stock-worth-in-new-economy-accounting-has-its-critics Essentially the argument is for the capitalization of intangibles such as R&D expenses. This is silliness in my opinion. Whether you capitalize or expense these investments, the only difference it makes it to book value. It doesn't change the revenues and cash/owner's earnings of the company. Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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