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The Financial Statements

Horizontal and Vertical Analysis for Income Statements

Company A Balance Sheet 12/31/08 12/31/07 Assets: Current assets: Cash 14,000 12,458 Accounts Rec. 45,489 35,486 Inventory 39,239 32,568 Other 3,400 2,581 Total Current Assets 102,128 83,093 Long term investments 128,580 104,600 Property, plant & equip, net 789,145 771,258

Interrelationships Among Financial Statements - O'Shea

Interrelationships among Financial Statements O'Shea Enterprises started the 2005 accounting period with $30,000 of assets (all cash), $18,000 of liabilities, and $4,000 of common stock. During the year, O'Shea earned cash revenues of $48,000, paid cash expenses of $32,000, and paid a cash dividend to stockholders of $2,000.

Reporting of disaggregated financial data - FASB Statement No. 131

FASB Statement No. 131, "Reporting Disaggregated Information about a Business Enterprise" requires the reporting of disaggregated financial data about the different types of business activities in which an enterprise engages. Instructions: Identify 4 of the 6 items of disaggregated information the FASB requires that an ent

Purpose and types of notes to financial statements

An article in Dun's Review made the following comments: "Every other year, say, companies should print the notes in big type and the base figures in smaller ones." Instructions: (a) Are notes considered as part of the financial statements and what basic purpose do they serve? (b) What are the general types of notes?

Lamb Corporation and Mint Company: Cash Flows

In its consolidated cash flow statement for the year ended December 31, 20X2, Lamb Corporation reported operating cash inflows of $284,000, cash outflows of $230,000, and $80,000 for investing and financing activities, respectively, and an ending cash balance of $57,000. Lamb purchased 70 percent of Mint Company's common stock o

Financial Statement Analysis: Coca Cola, Google and Yahoo!

You will be using financial statements to answer the following questions. 1. Choose any three publicly traded companies as long as you have at least one company that deals with a product and at least one company that deals with a service. 2. Next, go to the web site of each company and find their annual report to sh

Personal Financial Statements

Assume that you developed a complete set of personal financial statements for you. Identify three decisions that you will make in the next year in which such financial statements would be useful and describe how you would use those financial statements in those decision.

Balance sheet approach to international compensation packages

Explain the "balance sheet approach" to international compensation packages. Why is it so important? Discuss the pros and cons of aligning the expatriate compensation package with the host country colleagues compared to the home country colleagues.

Accounting Word Problems with Financial Statements

The following information applies to Questions 1-4 At the beginning of 2006 Smith Co. had the following account balances: Assets $10,000 Liabilities 6,000 Common stock 3,000 Retained Earnings 1,000 During 2006 the following cash events occurred: a. Provided services to customers for $8,000. b

Auditing: preparation of personal financial statements

You are a credentialed CPA just starting your own practice in Hollywood, California, after five years' experience with a "Big 4" firm. You have several connections in the entertainment industry and hope to develop a practice rendering income tax, auditing, and accounting services to celebrities and other wealthy clients. One

Need assistance in designing accounting spreadsheets

I am getting confused by the different accounting spreadsheets. Can you assist with a word problem and establishing the spreadsheets I am having problems with? Overview - Smith Enterprises started the 2002 accting period with $30,000 of assets (all cash), $18000 of liabilities, $4000 of common stock. During the year, Smith's

Balance Sheet Analysis

Complete the balance sheet and sales information that follows using the following financial data: Debt Ratio: 50% Current ratio:1.8x Total assets turnover:1.5x Days sales outstanding: 36.5 days Gross profit margin on sales: (Sales-Cost of goods sold)/Sales=25% Inventory turnover ratio:5x Calculation is bases ona 365-d

Interrelationships among Financial Statements; O'Shea Enterprises

Interrelationships among Financial Statements O'Shea Enterprises started the 2002 accounting period with $30,000 of assets (all cash), $18,000 of liabilities, and $4,000 of common stock. During the year, O'Shea earned cash revenues of $48,000, paid cash expenses of $32,000, and paid a cash dividend to stockholders of $2,000.

Problem 1-30B: Interrelationships of Financial Statements for Best Electronics

PROBLEM 1-30B Interrelationships among Financial Statements Best Electronics started the accounting period with $10,000 of assets, $2,200 of liabilities, and $4,550 of retained earnings. During the period, the Retained Earnings account increased by $3,565. The bookkeeper reported that Best paid cash expenses of $5,010 and pai

Financial Accounting

Find a recent annual report for a company on the Internet that is a merchandising or manufacturing company that reports Inventory on the balance sheet. Include the name of the company, a brief summary of the services and/or products this company provides, the date of the annual report you accessed and the website address for t

Balance Sheet and Income Statement Balances

Please assist with these questions - True or False 1. Each 100 shares of a stock gives the owner only 1 vote at any corporate meeting. _____ 2. The shareholders of a corporation are personally liable for any legal actions taken against the corporation._____ 3. Depreciation shown on an income statement is actual cash tha

Bennis Company: compute balance sheet ratios

18-7) Please see the attachment for the problem and instructions. Instructions: Compute the following ratios at December 31, 2009. (a) Current (b) Acid-test (c) Receivables turnover (d) Inventory turnover BENNIS COMPANY Balance Sheets December 31 2009 2008 Cash $15,000 $30,000 Receivables (net) 70,000 60,000

Research, patents and large investments

Companies that spend billions on research and hold hundreds of patents frequently do not show large investments on their balance sheet. What would explain this? Would this affect your financial analysis of the company?

Super Clean Corporation Accounting Example of Balance Sheet Preparation.

The chief financial officer (CFO) of SuperClean Corporation requested that the accounting department prepare a preliminary balance sheet on December 30, 2007, so that the CFO could get an idea of how the company stood. He knows that certain debt agreements with its creditors require the company to maintain a current ratio of at

The Four Basic Financial Statements

Prepare a paper in which you identify the four basic financial statements. Be sure to discuss how they are interrelated with each other, and why they are useful to managers, investors, creditors, and employees.