About This Course
Who this course is for:
- Financial or MBA Students
- Prospective Wall Street or Investment Banking Analysts
- Financial Analysts
- Anyone seeking a career in Business or Finance who need to learn the essentials of Financial Statement Analysis
- Business Owners and Entrepreneurs
- Anyone seeking to understand Financial Statements
What you’ll learn:
- Why Account and Financial Statements are important
- Introduction to Accounting Principles and Practices
- What are Financial Statements: Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow
- The Importance of Working Capital Management
- How to use Financial Analysis to understand and interpret Financial Statements
- Financial Statements Analysis Case Study – Apple Inc.
- Key Financial Ratio Analysis in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking
- How to apply Financial Statements to Financial Modelling, Valuation and Mergers & Acquisitions
- This is all critical Financial Training for Financial Analysts
- There are no prerequisites to this course, just a willingness to learn!
Do you find Financial Statements difficult to read and understand? Are you struggling with the Analysis of Financial Statements?
If you are looking to be a stand out candidate for your next Financial Job, then the work starts here.
The objective of the course is to help you to understand, interpret and apply your knowledge of Finance, Accounting, and Financial Statements. With my highly structured approach, I will take you step by step through this complex topic, making it easy to follow and easy to understand.
Financial Statements are useful to:
- understand a company’s ability to generate cash, the sources and uses of that cash
- understand whether a business can repay its debts
- to track profitability
- derive financial ratios to interpret the performance of the business
- investigate the financial transactions of the firm
At the end of this course, you will have an in-depth understanding of the purpose and use of financial statements in business and in finance. You will be able to read and interpret them. With understanding of financial statements comes knowledge.
This course will not teach you to become an accountant overnight but it will give you a solid grounding in the understanding and interpretation of Financial Statements.
Importantly, once you learn to read, understand, and interpret Financial Statements, you will have a financial skill which can be applied to any company in any industry, even though each industry sector has its own characteristics.
This course has over 50 lectures, nearly all of which come with a downloadable copy of the Lecture Slide Deck which you can then use offline for revision and learning.
Our Promise to You
By the end of this course, you will have learned how to use Financial Analysis to understand and interpret Financial Statements.
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|Section 1 - Introduction And Welcome To The Course|
|Introduction To Financial Statement Analysis||00:00:00|
|Why Are Financial Statements Important?||00:00:00|
|Downloadable Course Resources||00:00:00|
|Section 2 - Introduction To Accounting|
|What Do We Mean By Financial Accounting?||00:00:00|
|Accounting Standards And Why They Are Important||00:00:00|
|The Concepts And Principles Underlying Accounting||00:00:00|
|Single Entry Vs Double Entry Bookkeeping||00:00:00|
|Understanding The Accounting Equation||00:00:00|
|The Accounting Cycle||00:00:00|
|Section 3 - Introduction To Financial Statements|
|Section Introduction – Understanding Financial Statements||00:00:00|
|Overview Of Financial Statements||00:00:00|
|GAAP: Accruals And Cash Accounting||00:00:00|
|Income Statement Or Profit And Loss Account||00:00:00|
|Introduction To The Balance Sheet||00:00:00|
|Introduction To The Cash Flow Statement||00:00:00|
|Cash Flow Metrics Explained||00:00:00|
|Case Study- Apple Financial Statements||00:00:00|
|Section 4 - Understanding Working Capital|
|What Is Working Capital?||00:00:00|
|What Is The Working Capital Cycle?||00:00:00|
|Why Is Working Capital Management Important?||00:00:00|
|Working Capital Analysis||00:00:00|
|Working Capital Ratios||00:00:00|
|Working Capital Policies||00:00:00|
|Working Capital Summary||00:00:00|
|Section 5 - Introduction To Financial Analysis|
|Section Introduction – Strategic Financial Analysis||00:00:00|
|What Is Financial Analysis?||00:00:00|
|Measures Of Profitability Financial Analysis||00:00:00|
|Balance Sheet Ratio Analysis||00:00:00|
|Cash Flow Statement Analysis||00:00:00|
|Section 6 - Financial Analysis - Case Study And Assignment|
|Section Introduction: Financial Analysis – Case Study And Assignment||00:00:00|
|Case Study Assignments Apple Inc Financial Analysis||00:00:00|
|Apple Inc Financial Analysis – Solution||00:00:00|
|Discussion Of Measurements Of Growth Analysis||00:00:00|
|Discussion Of Measures Of Profitability Analysis||00:00:00|
|Discussion Of Trading Performance Analysis||00:00:00|
|Discussion Of Working Capital (Liquidity And Efficiency) Analysis||00:00:00|
|Section 7 - Financial Ratio Analysis In Corporate Finance|
|What Do We Mean By Corporate Finance?||00:00:00|
|Financial Ratios In Corporate Finance||00:00:00|
|Liquidity Ratios In Corporate Finance||00:00:00|
|Operational Risk Ratios In Corporate Finance||00:00:00|
|Profitability Ratios In Corporate Finance||00:00:00|
|Efficiency Ratios In Corporate Finance||00:00:00|
|Section 8 - Financial Modelling For Mergers And Acquisitions|
|Why Is Modelling So Critical In Mergers And Acquisitions?||00:00:00|
|Three Models You Will Need||00:00:00|
|Understanding The Integrated Financial Statements Model||00:00:00|
|The Integrated Financial Statements Model Example||00:00:00|
|Key Tips To Modelling The Integrated Financial Statements Model||00:00:00|
|The Discounted Cash Flow Model – DCF||00:00:00|
|Understanding The Discounted Cash Flow Formula||00:00:00|
|Understanding The Merger Model||00:00:00|
|Section 9 - Course Summary And Wrap Up|
|Course Summary And Wrap Up||00:00:00|