4: Analysis of Financial Statements

Ratio analysis Liquidity ratios Current Ratio: the primary liquidity ratio. Measures a company’s ability to pay short-term obligations with its short-term assets Current Ratio = Current assets / current liabilities Quick or Acid test ratio More stringent liquidity ratio that excludes inventories from current assets to assess a company’s ability to cover short-term liabilities without… Continue reading 4: Analysis of Financial Statements

FIN 785 – Week 2

Watch Videos Intro Financial Statements Key financial statements Balance Sheet Income Statement Statement of Stockholders’ Equity Statement of Cash Flows Performance Lecture Annual Report Balance sheet: provides a snapshot of a firm’s financial position at one point in time Income statement: summarizes a firm’s revenues and expenses over a given period of time. Statement of… Continue reading FIN 785 – Week 2

FIN 785 – Week 1

Readings Videos Intro 1 Course objectives To five you the capacity to understand the theory and apply, in real world situations, the techniques that have been developed in finance. To give you the big picture of finance so that you can understand how things fit together To show you that finance is fun Topics Financial… Continue reading FIN 785 – Week 1