XACC 280 Week 7 CheckPoint: Ratio, Vertical, and Horizontal Analyses - 10179

Solution Detail
Price: $3.00
  • From: ,
  • Posted on: Tue 22 May, 2012
  • Request id: None
  • Purchased: 2 time(s)
  • Average Rating: No rating
Request Description

CheckPoint: Ratio, Vertical, and Horizontal Analyses

 

The calculations you perform for this CheckPoint form the basis of your analysis of your capstone project.

 

·        Due Date: Day 6 [post to the Assignments section of the Classroom]

 

·        Write in 100 to 200 words an explanation of the three tools of financial statement analysis and the function of each.

 

·        Examine PepsiCo, Inc.’s Consolidated Balance Sheet on p. A6 in Appendix A of Financial Accounting, especially its Current Assets, Current Liabilities, and Total Assets for years 2005 and 2004.

 

·        Calculate the following for PepsiCo, Inc. and show your work:

 

o   The Current Ratio for 2005

o   The Current Ratio for 2004

o   Two measures of vertical analysis—for example, compute the current assets divided by total assets for each year, and express your result as a percentage

o   Two measures of horizontal analysis—for example, compute the total change in assets by percentage, by dividing current assets in 2005 by current assets in 2004. Compute a similar percentage for current liabilities

 

·        Examine The Coca-Cola Company’s Consolidated Balance sheet on p. B2 in Appendix B of Financial Accounting, especially its Current Assets, Current Liabilities, and Total Assets for years 2005 and 2004.

 

·        Calculate the following for Coca-Cola and show your work:

 

o   The Current Ratio for 2005

o   The Current Ratio for 2004

o   Two measures of vertical analysis—for example, compute the current assets divided by total assets for each year, and express your result as a percentage

o   Two measures of horizontal analysis—for example, compute the total change in assets by percentage, by dividing current assets in 2005 by current assets in 2004. Compute a similar percentage for current liabilities

 

·        Post your explanation and calculations.

 

Solution Description

CheckPoint: Ratio, Vertical, and Horizontal Analyses

 

The calculations you perform for this CheckPoint form the basis of your analysis of your capstone project.

 

·        Due Date: Day 6 [post to the Assignments section of the Classroom]

 

·       

Attachments
vertical and horizontal analysis.docx
vertical and ho...