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Select a Fortune 500 Company from one of the following industries:
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Select a Fortune 500 Company from one of the following industries:

  • Pharmaceutical
  • Energy
  • Retail
  • Automotive
  • Computer Hardware

Review the balance sheet and income statement in the company's 2015 Annual Report. 

Calculate the following ratios using Microsoft® Excel®:

  • Current Ratio
  • Quick Ratio
  • Debt Equity Ratio
  • Inventory Turnover Ratio
  • Receivables Turnover Ratio
  • Total Assets Turnover Ratio
  • Profit Margin (Net Margin) Ratio
  • Return on Assets Ratio

Analyze in 1,050 words why each ratio is important for financial decision making. 

Submit your analysis as well as your calculations. 

 

 

 

University of Phoenix: School of Business

Financial Ratio Analysis                                                          Grading Guide

 

FIN/571 Version 9

                                Foundations of Corporate Finance

 

Individual Assignment: Financial Ratio Analysis                                                         

Purpose of Assignment

 

The purpose of this assignment is to help students gain a better understanding of the financial statements used for corporate financial reporting and the key ratios used to make business decisions.

Resources Required

       Microsoft® Excel®

 

Content

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Comments:

Selected a Fortune 500 Company from one of the following industries:

  • Pharmaceutical
  • Energy
  • Retail
  • Automotive
  • Computer Hardware

 

 

 

 

Reviewed the balance sheet and income statement in the company’s 2015 Annual Report.

 

 

 

 

Calculated the following ratios using Microsoft® Excel®:

  • Current Ratio
  • Quick Ratio
  • Debt Equity Ratio
  • Inventory Turnover Ratio
  • Receivables Turnover Ratio
  • Total Assets Turnover Ratio
  • Profit Margin (Net Margin) Ratio
  • Return on Assets Ratio

 

 

 

 

Analyzed in 1,050 words why each ratio is important for financial decision making.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Available

Total Earned

 

 

 

5

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Writing Guidelines

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Partially Met

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Comments:

The paper—including tables and graphs, headings, title page, and reference page—is consistent with APA formatting guidelines and meets course-level requirements.

 

 

 

 

Intellectual property is recognized with in-text citations and a reference page.

 

 

 

 

Paragraph and sentence transitions are present, logical, and maintain the flow throughout the paper.

 

 

 

 

Sentences are complete, clear, and concise.

 

 

 

 

Rules of grammar and usage are followed including spelling and punctuation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Available

Total Earned

 

 

 

3

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Assignment Total

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8

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