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Hello Again, please review and advise if you can assist. Thank you!! Financial_Analysis_Project_Di.docx Financial Statement Analysis Project Financial Statement Analysis provides information that indicates how a company is performing. By comparing financial statements of different years, a manager can make informed decisions about investments, expenditures, and activities that impact revenues. Directions: Read the chapter in the text titled “Financial Statement Analysis.” Using the comparative financial statements for Baby Cakes International Inc. (see “BabyCakes_Financial_Project_Data.xls” linked in the lesson activities) , complete the following tasks. Note: The market price of BabyCakes Int’l, Inc. common stock was $20 on December 31, 2008. Part A: Complete the calculations for the 19 items listed below. Determine the following measures for the year 2008: 1. Working Capital 2. Current ratio 3. Quick ratio 4. Accounts receivable turnover 5. Number of days’ sales in receivables 6. Inventory turnover 7. Number of days’ sales in inventory 8. Ratio of fixed assets to long-term liabilities 9. Ratio of liabilities to stockholders’ equity 10. Number of times interest charges earned 11. Number of times preferred dividends earned 12. Ratio of net sales to assets 13. Rate earned on total assets 14. Rate earned on stockholders’ equity 15. Rate earned on common stockholder’s equity 16. Earnings per share on common stock 17. Price-earnings ratio 18. Dividends per share of common stock 19. Dividend yield Part B: Explain what the result of each measure indicates about the company. Part C: Complete a horizontal analysis for the Income Statement, and explain your findings. Part D: Complete a vertical analysis for the Income Statement, and explain your findings. Read more

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