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One of the most crucial skills for any manager to develop, financial or otherwise, is an ability to pick up and read a set of financial statements. Financial statements tell important stories about how a business has performed, its level of financial strength, and the availability of cash generated. Unfortunately, these stories are often not explicitly stated and require understanding and further analysis.

In this course, we will work through a set of financial statements highlighting the key points of relevance. We will also learn about ratio analysis, which will help us generate a deeper level of insight into the financial results by making comparisons to prior periods and to peers. This is a foundational course that will deepen your understanding of what numbers mean.

Field of Study: Finance

What you will learn?
Analyze financial statements to evaluate profitability, operational performance, financial strength, and cash flow.
Use ratio analysis to evaluate financial performance again trends, prior performance, and industry statistics.
Skills Covered
FINANCEFINANCIAL ANALYSISFINANCIAL LITERACYFINANCIAL RATIOSFINANCIAL STATEMENT PREPARTION
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2 hours
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Available
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Beginner
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No
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One year

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£41.60

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Section 1. Financial Analysis: Reading Financial Statements like a Pro-Part1
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Course Introduction

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7 m
What is in a 10-K?

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19 m
Evaluating Profitability

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Evaluating Operations

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14 m
Evaluating Financial Strength

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9 m
Evaluating Cash Flow

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15 m
Performing Investment Analysis

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Section 2. Final Exam-Part1
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Blair is a many-time and active financial executive, corporate director, author, speaker, and thought leader. His educational videos of accounting and finance have million of views on YouTube. He has keynoted and spoken at national conferences from New York to Toronto. Along with Jen, he co-hosts CPA Canada’s podcast series “CPA Success Podcast.” He works with real businesses ...

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Financial Analysis: Reading Financial Statements like a Pro
One of the most crucial skills for any manager to develop, financial or otherwise, is an ability to pick up and read a set of financial statements.
Format: Online
Level: Beginner
Certificate: Available
Duration: 2 hours
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£41.60
You’ll be charged this price and get immediate access to all learning materials. Taxes are calculated at checkout.
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