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collecting receivables: Original post by Matt Petryni of Demand Media Investors have a tendency to focus on the earnings potential of a business when reviewing selections for their portfolio. This is for good reason -- profitability is an important predictor of their equity growth. However, it's important also to take a good look at a business's cash situation, as companies with strong earnings can find themselves in…

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