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Financial Analysis Report for Winnebago Industries

This paper will be a financial analysis report on Winnebago Industries, Inc. in Forest City, IA. You can utilize SEC, 10-K filings, annual reports, corporate web sites to produce the paper. It may seem like a lot of work but this description is well laid out in the form and what should be included to make things pretty easy. It's more of just finding the information and reporting it.

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This paper will be a financial analysis report on Winnebago Industries, Inc. in Forest City, IA. You can utilize SEC, 10-K filings, annual reports, corporate web sites to produce the paper. It may seem like a lot of work but this description is well laid out in the form and what should be included to make things pretty easy. It's more of just finding the information and reporting it.

The financial analysis report SHALL include:
An executive summary
Review of past performance
Review Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities & Threats
Predicting future performance

A brief economic sector and industry overview
Analysis of corporate business segments
A discussion of the significant issues
A summary of corporate officers and directors
A review of recent stock price performance
Vertical Financial Statement Analysis of
Income Statement
Balance Sheet
Cash Flow Statement
Horizontal Financial Statement Analysis covering 5 years of
Income Statement
Balance Sheet
Cash Flow Statement
Ratio Analysis
Profitability Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Investment Ratios
Analysis, Comments, Interpretations, Conclusions and Recommendations

The paper should start with an economic analysis of the world, regional, national and local economies as relevant. It then make a determination of Winnebago's current life-cycle position (emerging, growth, mature or declining industry.) Next is to present Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats (SWOT) analysis:
Strengths (internal) (i.e., competitive advantages)
Weaknesses (internal) (i.e., expiring patents)
Opportunities (external) (i.e., new markets)
Threats (external) (i.e., competitors, government regulations)

Next, determine the competition within the industry (i.e., Monopoly, Duopoly, Triopoly, Oligopoly or Competitive). Be sure to list competitors and market share.

The paper must have an industry and company financial analysis presentation. This will include an analysis of the industry, company balance sheets, company income statements and company cash-flow statements. It will include profitability ratio analysis utilizing profit margin, return on assets and return on equity. It will also involve asset utilization ratio analysis including receivable turnover, average collection period, inventory turnover, fixed asset turnover and total asset turnover. Further, the paper will include liquidity ratio analysis including the current and quick ratios. Additionally, the paper must include debt utilization ration analysis including debt to total asset times interest earned and fixed charge coverage ratios. All of this will be integrated in a DuPont Analysis including concepts such as net income and capital structure. Alternative valuation using cash-flow method, the earnings method and the market-based method will be utilized to rank the companies. Finally, use a variety of valuation methods to determine the value of the company's stock. This will include a review the stock's timeliness, safety and technical factors. Specifically commenting on the stock's Beta, Price/Earnings Ratio, dividend yield and current price.

This paper will be a financial analysis report on Winnebago Industries, Inc. in Forest City, IA. You can utilize SEC, 10-K filings, annual reports, corporate web sites to produce the paper. It may seem like a lot of work but this description is well laid out in the form and what should be included to make things pretty easy. It's more of just finding the information and reporting ...

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