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Content What Items Don’t Appear On A Statement Of Retained Earnings? Negative Retained Earnings A Beginner’s Guide To Cash Posting Additional Paid Why Is It Important To Know Your Retained Earnings? What Is Retained Earnings? Join Over 140,000 Fellow Entrepreneurs Who Receive Expert Advice For Their Small Business Finances Retained earnings, also known as Accumulated Earnings or Accumulated Earnings and Profits, can be defined as a company’s accumulated surplus or profits after paying out the dividends to shareholders. The retained earnings of a company accumulate over its life and roll over into each new accounting period or year. If a company is profitable, it will likely have retained earnings that increase each accounting period depending on how the company chooses to use its retained earnings. As a company reaches maturity and its growth slows, it has less need for its retained earnings, and so is more inclined to distribute some […]

The supply chain meltdown will make holiday shopping messy this year. Here’s what you need to know. Expect delays, limited inventory and higher prices but, most importantly, start early A haulage truck passes stacks of shipping containers at the Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands on Oct. 18. (Peter Boer/Bloomberg News)By Taylor TelfordOctober 21, 2021 at 9:01 a.m. EDT554 The pandemic is haunting the global supply chain and, by extension, shoppers. Two months out from the peak holiday shopping season, consumers are encountering empty storeshelves, rising prices and shipping delays that seem to stretch into oblivion. Container ships are clogging ports, awaiting cargo or unable to get past the gridlock to unload their goods. Some factories have gone dark, lacking raw materials and hands to run machines. Shoppers are beginning to fret: A third of the more than 5,700 people recently surveyed by Oracle, which provides cloud services for such large retailers […]