Course ID: FSABM

Financial Statement Analysis: Basis for Management Advice

More and more, businesses turn to you for advice on financial performance. Are you ready* This course presents the financial statements as a set of dynamic instruments that can be used for accurate, relevant, and timely financial decisions. Focus on the economic and financial conditions that caused the statements to change and discover how businesses can manage liquidity, debt, and profitability. Plus, explore effect ratios, causal ratios, pro forma analysis, sustainable growth, and much more.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES
  • Identify how an analyst places a value on a company.
  • Recognize the causes of and determine solutions to common financial problems such as reduced liquidity, increased leverage, and low profitability.
  • Recall key points related to bankruptcy prediction models.
  • Indicate ways to correct liquidity problems.

MAJOR TOPICS
  • Valuation techniques
  • Effect ratios
  • DuPont system for analyzing profitability
  • Causal analysis
  • How to conduct a financial statement analysis
  • Users of financial statements
  • Forecasting sustainable growth
  • Bankruptcy prediction models

DESIGNED FOR
Accounting professionals responsible for financial statement analysis

FIELD OF STUDY
Accounting
Auditing
Finance

PREREQUISITES
None

COURSE PRODUCER
AICPA

CPE CREDITS
8.0

LEVEL
Basic

This course is available for your group as:

Group Live On-Demand
 

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