Ken Hackel Featured on Forbes

July 28th, 2010 by Simon B. Adams Leave a reply »

Firms create value by generating increasing amount of free cash flow, a residual of improvements to return on invested capital (ROIC), economic profit (free cash flow minus a capital charge) and additions to the capital base. Dividends and share buybacks obviously do not accomplish those goals.

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