Valens Research – UAFRS vs As Reported Weekly Highlights – July 3, 2019

July 8, 2019

Each week, Valens focuses on several companies that were analyzed in the prior week, where material distortions caused by as-reported GAAP accounting need to be corrected to understand a company’s economic fundamentals.

Company Specific Highlights & Insights

Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN)
Goodwill Distortion

Synopsys, Inc. (SNPS)
R&D Expense Distortion

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)
Stock Option Expense Distortion