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Colin McLean: how companies manipulate our search for silver linings
by Colin McLean on Oct 02, 2013 at 12:06
These narratives can discourage analysts from focusing on the facts, or from analysing a company’s results systematically.
The problem with the new focus on narrative reporting and strategy may be that it remains the least objective aspect of company reporting.
Analysts should start with the numbers.
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