Lessons from Enron's Debacle

Marshall, Jeffrey
January 2002
Financial Executive;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p10
Academic Journal
The article discusses implosion of Enron Corp. Company officials were not forthcoming about the firm's financials and security analysts were not aggressive in pursuing answers. Enron's chief financial officer was permitted to have a financial interest in partnerships established by the firm. Earnings restatements and an investigation by the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission caused the stock to plummet.


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