Stock options won’t go the way of the Dodo Bird

Dan Walter, Performensation

An August 27, 2013, there was an article in the Wall Street Journal titled “Last Gasp for Stock Options?” The writer, Emily Chasan, starts the article with this sentence: “Stock options are on the verge of extinction.” …

CFO Corner: Equity Compensation – The Ups and Downs of ISOs

Stock Options are a great place to start talking about equity compensation.
ISOs are “appreciation-only” vehicles, meaning they have direct value to
employees only if the stock price appreciates above the initial grant price.
Other common appreciation-only instruments include …