Key Ratio Analysis of Financial Statements
Don’t overlook the ratio warning signs in your financial statements.
Key ratio analysis of financial statements can be used by all business executives in the evaluation of internal and external corporate efficiencies. This topic will assist in understanding the financial tools used in evaluating liquidity, asset management, debt management, and profitability. Business owners, presidents and CEOs will gain critical skills in optimizing the use of key ratio analysis to better understand their business and the business of those they directly interact with – suppliers, sourcing providers, A/P and A/R vendors, and other business owners.
By using these resources to the fullest, your skill set will be enhanced to allow increased capacity in strategic planning and operational execution.
• You will be able to define the strengths and weaknesses the types of business entities.
• You will be able to describe the difference between balance sheet, income statement and statement of cash flows.
• You will be able to explain key financial analytical ratios that pertain to liquidity, asset management, debt management, and profitability.
• You will be able to recognize the positive and negative signs of business growth.