Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to help students gain a better understanding of the financial statements used for corporate financial reporting and the key ratios used to make business decisions.
Select a Fortune 500 Company from one of the following industries:
Review the balance sheet and income statement in the company’s 2015 Annual Report.
Calculate the following ratios using MicrosoftÂ® ExcelÂ®:
Analyze in 1,050 words why each ratio (all ratios listed below) is important for financial decision making.
Submit your analysis as well as your calculations. So you are going to submit 2 different files.
1. Word document (minimum 1,050 words, The paperâ€”including tables, graphs, and calculations)
2. Excel file showing all the calculations, tables, graphs
APA: Use headlines in the paper starting with introductions and conclusion.
References: minimum 2 peer reviewed references