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Business Systems Financial Analysis by research balance sheets and income statements

Please help me with these steps. I am so very confused and have no idea how to begin....

Select four publicly traded companies: one in the same industry as Riordan Manufacturing (Plastics manufacturer), one in the same industry as Huffman Trucking (large trucking company), one in the same industry as Kudler Fine Foods (retail food industry), and one in the same industry as McBride Financial Services (accounting services).

Obtain a current balance sheet and income statement for each selected organization.

Conduct an analysis and write a short commentary on each organizationâ??s balance sheet and income statement.

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Similar to Riordan = http://www.bemisplastics.com/injection-molding/

Similar to Huffman Trucking = https://www.jbhunt.com/

Similar to McBride Financial = www.hrblock.com

Similar to Kundler Foods = any large food distributorâ?¦.

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1. Obtain a current balance sheet and income statement for each selected organization.

Go to the following website address on yahoo and get financial information. The link below brings up the financial page for JB Hunt:

http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=JBHT&ql=0

On the left frame of the page there is a list of categories and subheadings under the categories. Go to the last category in the list ...

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The goal of this solution is to assist the student to analyze the balance sheet and income statement of companies researched over the web and making comparison and contrast of trends in financial indicators.

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