3 Ultra-Popular Stocks Destroying Shareholder Value

3 Ultra-Popular Stocks Destroying Shareholder Value
Sean Williams, The Motley Fool
·6 min read

Profitable businesses can use their operating cash flow to fund day-to-day activities and projects. A common way young or struggling businesses will raise capital on Wall Street is by selling stock (occasionally with accompanying warrants) or issuing debt that can be converted into common stock at some point in the future. A company that's continually issuing common stock threatens to dilute the value of its existing shareholders.