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These are the 4 red flags this money manager looks for in company proxy statements

Charlie Dreifus
These are the 4 red flags this money manager looks for in company proxy statements

Corporate proxy statements can be very rich sources of information, the kind of information that could benefit investors — if they know what to look for. Since 2002 — the era of Enron — the Sarbanes-Oxley laws have required much more disclosure in U.S. proxies, which are provided to shareholders so they can make informed decisions about matters that will be brought up at the annual meeting. While often regarded by casual observers as monotonous compilations of facts and figures, those willing to dig deeper can instead find excellent sources of information, including executive compensation and perks.