USE: Apple Inc. as the company of choice
USE: 10-k report (https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/320193/000119312515356351/d17062d10k.htm) , https://www.sec.gov/cgi-bin/browse-edgar?CIK=AAPL&action=getcompany&owner=exclude,
Project out line:
chapter 1 – executive summary
*company strength – describe the sources of the company strength that your financial ratios and risk return analysis disclosed.
*company weakness – describe the sources of the company strength that your financial ratios and risk return analysis disclosed.
*company opportunities- describe what opportunities there are for the company making profits in the future.
*company threats – what competitive risks threaten the company’s profitability?
*recommendations – as a consultant to the chief financial officer and president of the company what are your recommendations for improving the financial performances of the company.
chapter 2 – background information on the company. Business and strategies (use 10-k report and describe)
1.1 – the main focus of the business of the company (2 paragraphs)(use 10-k report and describe) (yahoo finance & google and describe the marketing strategy)
1.2 – the 3 principal risks. (3 paragraphs) (use 10-k report and describe)
2.1 – what are the main products (2 paragraphs) (use 10-k report and describe)
2.2 – what are the main distribution channels (2 paragraphs) (use 10-k report and describe)
2.3 – what are their principal promotion activities (2paragraphs) (use 10-k report and describe)
2.4 – how their prices compare to competition (2 paragraphs) (use 10-k report and describe)
2.5 – who are their target customers (2 paragraphs) (use 10-k report and describe)
3.1 – prepare a table that shows the assets, liabilities, total common stock and additional paid in capital and retained earnings. (use 10-k report and describe)
3.2 – explain how asset increases were financed by increases in liabilities and equity. (2paragraphs) (use 10-k report and describe)
3.3 – briefly discuss company mergers (1 paragraph) (use 10-k report and describe)
4.1 – obtain the company organization chart. explain what it shows (1 paragraph) (use google)
4.2 – discuss number of units and employees. (1 paragraph) (use google)
5.1 – the total size of the industry and major competitors.
5.2 – explain what makes the company different from competittors.
chapter 3 – description of financial statements
Note: have to understand each asset, liability, stockholders equity, revenue and expenses account mean. explain what a balance sheet and income statements are and how the 2 are related.
1.1 – make a list of all balance sheet accounts. define each account.
1.2 – read the notes to financial statements and summarize the explanation and detail numbers that add up to the account.
2.1 – make a list of all income statement accounts. 1_define each account.
2.2 – read the notes to financial statements and summarize the explanation and detail numbers that add up to the account.
chapter 4 – analysis of agency issues (summary and evaluation)
1.1 – obtain the balance sheets for the past 2 years. construct a statement of sources and uses of funds
1.2 – describe what are the major sources and uses of funds. (1 paragraph)
2.1 – obtain the balance sheets for the past 2 years. construct a statement of cash flows
2.2 – describe the company’s cash flows from operations, financing and investing; 3. compare your cash flows numbers to those of the company’s formal statement of cash flows and explain the differences. (1 paragraph)
chapter 5 – analysis of sources an uses of funds and cash flows
1.1 – type the balance sheets, income statements, cash flows and stockholders equity statement of the company for the past 2 years as well as 5 years in excel spreadsheet.
1.2 – make sure in your spreadsheet all the numbers, subtotals and totals are complete and accurate.
2.1 – compute the ratios for 5 years.
2.2 – describe the major assets and liabilities
2.3 – describe the major changes
2.4 – compare the company’s ratio to the industry’s ratio
3.1 – compute the ratios for 5 years.
3.2 – describe the major revenues and expenses.
3.3 – describe the major changes.
3.4 – compare the company’s ratios to the industry’s ratios.
chapter 6 – vertical and horizontal analysis of the company.
1.1 – liquidity ratios
1.2 – asset management ratios
1.3 – debt management ratios
1.4 – profitability ratios
1.5 – market value ratios
1.6 – solving ratios
2.1 – look up the industry ratios for 5 years
2.2 – graph the ratios for the company and the industry
2.3 – write your analysis
3.1 – develop a chart of the table of ratios
3.2 – briefly define and explain the purpose of each ratio
3.3 – explain if each ratio shows strength or weakness compared to the industry average.
3.4 – discuss any trends in the ratios
3.5 – summarize your findings regarding group of ratios
4.1 define, explain purpose, present the company and industry average ratios, charts and explain trends, improvements or deteriorations and strength or weakness
4.2 – relate to other ratios of the company
5.1 – define, explain purpose, present the company and industry average ratios, charts and explain trends, improvements or deteriorations and strength or weakness
5.2 – relate to other ratios of the company
6.1 – define, explain purpose, present the company and industry average ratios, charts and explain trends, improvements or deteriorations and strength or weakness
6.2 – relate to other ratios of the company
7.1 – define, explain purpose, present the company and industry average ratios, charts and explain trends, improvements or deteriorations and strength or weakness
7.2 – relate to other ratios of the company
8.1 – define, explain purpose, present the company and industry average ratios, charts and explain trends, improvements or deteriorations and strength or weakness
8.2 – relate to other ratios of the company
9.1 – read the companies management discussion and analysis presented in the 10k report and summarize it. (2 paragraphs)
chapter 7 – financial ratio analysis: integrating financial financial analysis, modified dupont chart
1.1 – prepare modified dupont charts.
1.2 – explain how the company’s return on equity was affected by the equity multiplier, profit margin on sales and total assets turn over.
2.1 – prepare a forecasted balance sheet and income statements for the company for the next year. use the textbook examples as a guide.
chapter 8 – financial forecasting and opportunities and threats
1.1 – apply simple regression analysis to quarterly data from the past 5 years to forecast the sales of the company for the next 5 years. obtain the sales revenues from the company 10Q’s. The fourth quarter data for each year is the annual figures from 10-k less the 3 quarterly figures from the 10Q’s. Make comments on your sales forecasts. (2) explain if the sales forecast is reliable.
2.1 – prepare a forecasted balance sheet and income statement for the company for the next year.
chapter 9 – financial planning
1.1 – compute and present total, operating, cash and financial break-even amounts
1.2 – prepare a break-even chart
2.1 – measure the degrees of operating, financial, and total leverage
2.2 – discuss the impact of fixed operating and financial costs on the profitability of the company
chapter 10 – risk and return
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