Chapter 5. Good Company

  1. Richard Hill and
  2. George Solt

Published Online: 30 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470768570.ch5

Engineering Money: Financial Fundamentals for Engineers

Engineering Money: Financial Fundamentals for Engineers

How to Cite

Hill, R. and Solt, G. (2010) Good Company, in Engineering Money: Financial Fundamentals for Engineers, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470768570.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470546017

Online ISBN: 9780470768570

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Keywords:

  • Good Company - knowing what a company is and what it can do;
  • limited liability company, convenient form for most trading ventures;
  • share price, important to a plc - but a private company, doesn't really have one

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Limited Liability

  • Private and Public Companies

  • Who Runs Things?

  • Board of Directors

  • Senior Management Team

  • Share Price

  • Shareholders

  • Summary