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Assessing Financial Information. Statistics & Risk Management. Two Main Sources. Internal Finance Department Accounting Department External News Media Universities Government . Technology. Computerized Financial Accounting Systems. Web Browser Based Markets & Brokers.

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assessing financial information

Assessing Financial Information

Statistics & Risk Management

two main sources
Two Main Sources
  • Internal
    • Finance Department
    • Accounting Department
  • External
    • News Media
    • Universities
    • Government
technology
Technology

Computerized Financial Accounting Systems.

Web Browser Based Markets & Brokers.

Hand-Held Delivery Systems.

TV and Radio Delivery Systems

preliminary assessment
Preliminary Assessment
  • Consider the Source.
  • Consider the Objective.
  • Consider the Audience.
  • Look beyond the conclusions and examine the data!
  • How does it apply to you?
  • Is an Action necessary?
    • Are procedural or policy changes needed?
cynics look at
Cynics Look at

Sample Size and Selection

Gathering Methodologies

Analysis Methodologies

Incomplete Data Picture

Misleading Conclusions

assessment ratios
Assessment Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios measure the profitability of the organization.
    • Gross profit margin
    • Operating profit margin
    • Net profit margin
    • Return on assets (ROA)
    • Return on equity (ROE)
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Assessment Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratiosmeasure the organizations ability to meet short-term obligations.
    • Current ratio
    • Quick ratio
assessment ratios2
Assessment Ratios
  • Debt Ratios measure the amount of debt an organization is using and the ability of the organization to pay off the debt.
    • Total assets ratio
    • Times interest earned ratio
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Assessment Ratios
  • Asset Activity Ratios measure how efficiently the company is using its assets.
    • Average collection period ratio,
    • Inventory turnover ratio, and
    • Total asset turnover ratio.