Companies strive to produce value for shareholders, but many fail to do so. In this perceptive analysis, professionals at the Boston Consulting Group uncover some common characteristics of firms that excel at “value creation.” These leading companies have attained their status based on achieving consistent and exceptional total shareholder returns; that is, they exceed investor expectations and transform their businesses, year after year. While it’s a formidable task, companies can actively better their odds for success. getAbstract recommends this enlightening study to corporate executives and others interested in raising shareholder value.
In this summary, you will learn
- How the most successful firms achieve consistently high shareholder returns and
- How defining an “investment thesis” can help companies plot their strategies.
About the Authors
Gerry Hansell et al. are professionals with the Boston Consulting Group.