Certified in Financial Statement Analysis

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About Course

Analysis of financial statements for evaluating firm performance and risk Topics include interpretation of financial statements and footnotes, managers’ incentives for earnings manipulation, comparative analysis of firms, and ethics in financial reporting.


What Will You Learn?

  • The objective of this course is to understand how to read, interpret, and analyze financial statements. Throughout the course, we will use the financial statements of several real companies to illustrate concepts. Specifically, we will:
  • • Study the interrelationships between financial statement line items
  • Use ratio analysis to understand and compare firms
  • Understand accounting disclosures
  • Use accounting disclosures to adjust financial statements
  • Forecast future earnings using accounting disclosures
  • Value a firm using forecasts

Course Content

Module 1

  • Chapter 1 Course Introduction
  • Chapter 2 Accounting Refresh
  • Chapter 3 Introduction to financial statements
  • Chapter 4 Common-size analysis

Module 2

Module 3

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