The ability to get behind the numbers when completing a financial statement analysis is critical to understanding the capacity of a borrower to repay. This course focuses on the analysis of the income statement and balance sheet. The instruction goes beyond the traditional trend and ratio analysis. The conclusions developed focus on understanding the capacity of the company to continue to generate profits combined with an understanding of the overall financial position of the borrower.
- Apply consistent analytical process to financial statement evaluation.
- Understand how accounting issues impact interpretation of results.