managerial finance

book id ISBN: 09781259724145

Corporate finance

select any company listed on the NYSE or the NASDAQ. For your selected company, identify and download the most recent financial statements for the last three to five years, to include the following:

Balance sheet
Income statement
Per share data

Calculate as many of the listed ratios for your selected company as possible using the financial statements you acquired.
Conduct a trend analysis for the last three to five years. What trends can you identify? What do they indicate?
Compare the ratios for the last common year to the industry averages. What conclusions can you draw regarding your company’s performance? What are your company’s strengths and weaknesses?
Identify the changes that need to be made by the company to improve its performance, as compared to the industry, on the basis of the ratios.
Conduct a DuPont analysis for your selected company. What conclusions can you draw for improving your company’s performance on the basis of this analysis?
Identify the predominant industry in which your company operates. Find the industry averages for that industry for the following ratios:
Current ratio
Debt ratio
Quick ratio
Debt-equity ratio
Total asset turnover
Profit margin
Inventory turnover
Return on assets
Receivables turnover

Last Updated on February 11, 2019 by EssayPro