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Comprehensive Financial Analysis Part III Paper

Analyze the corporate financial decision-making process at Lockheed Martin.

Conduct a capital structure analysis in which you examine the various debt/equity instruments used by Lockheed Martin, as well as the impact on EPS, PE Ratios, and price per share.

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First, Lockheed Martin's management, particularly its Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Robert J. Stevens, declared in the company's 2008 Annual report that financially the company is stronger than ever. Analysis of the company's annual reports and other publicly available information shows that the company's corporate financial decision making process is bounded by the company's strategy of disciplined growth. This means that projects that offer very high returns in exchanged with very high risks will not be funded by Lockheed Martin as they expose the company to very high risks that are not acceptable under the existing ...

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