Question Description

I’m studying for my Accounting class and need an explanation.

As the fiscal year ends for a company, it is important to analyze how the company is performing to determine if there are issues to work on and successes to expand on.

As the owner of QB Cloud, you’re interested in finding out how well the company has done in the first three months of operations. Complete the following tasks using the Module 04 Analysis template 

  1. Using Microsoft Excel formulas, calculate a horizontal and vertical analysis for the first three months of QB Cloud’s operations for the profit and loss. Address the following questions:
    1. Identify and explain three horizontal analysis items that are not 0%.
    2. Identify and explain three vertical analysis items that are not 0%.
    3. Which expenses seem to be appropriated only to certain months? Do you believe this is the correct application or should they be appropriated differently? Why or why not?
  2. Using Microsoft Excel formulas, calculate a horizontal and vertical analysis for the first three months of QB Cloud’s operations for the balance sheet. Address the following questions:
    1. Identify and explain three horizontal analysis items that are not 0%.
    2. Identify and explain three vertical analysis items that are not 0%.
    3. Do you think the short timeframe being measured here impacts the reliability of your analysis? Why or why not?
  3. Using Microsoft Excel formulas, calculate the following ratios for QB Cloud and interpret the results:
    1. Debt Ratio (Total Liabilities/Total Assets)
    2. Current Ratio (Current Assets/Current Liabilities)
    3. Profit Margin (Net Income/Sales)

Question Description: The Volatility of A Firms Assets and The Leverage Effect Discussion

I’m trying to study for my Accounting course and I need some help to understand this question.

There is one question. ( I don’t need a very much detail answer) (200 – 250 words).

The intuition behind the benefits of financial leverage is that a firm can borrow funds that bear a certain interest rate but invest those funds in assets that generate returns in excess of that rate. Why would firms with high ROAs not keep leveraging up their firm by borrowing and investing the funds in profitable assets?

Question Description: Rutgers Newark University Financial Accounting Case of Fishy Farms Paper

Need help with my Accounting question – I’m studying for my class.

  • Develop journal entries, in a proper format, for all of the accounting transactions in January for Fishy Farm.
  • Create an income statement for the month of January for Fishy Farm.
  • Reconstruct the balance sheet for Fishy Farm as of January 31, 20×1.
  • Identify and discuss issues that JB should be concerned about regarding taking over the accounting function of the business.
  • If you were a banker, would you lend money to Fishy Farm? Why or why not?

Question Description: BUS 317 GCU Financial Statements Nike and Adidas Research Paper

I’m working on a Accounting exercise and need support.

Conduct research and compare two companies’ financial statements.

(Adapted from CT9-4, A, B, and C in Survey of Accounting.)

Complete the following steps:

1.Choose a pair of two competing companies from the list below:

  • Coca-Cola and PepsiCo
  • Home Depot and Lowes
  • Walmart and Target
  • Nike and Adidas

2. Go to the address below:

3. Type in the first company’s stock symbol or name. (Use “symbol lookup”.)

4. Under the “Fundamentals” heading, use the Growth, Profitability, Financial health, Price ratios, and Management effectiveness tabs to respond to the requirements below.

5. Enter the second company’s stock symbol or name, and repeat the process.

6. Write a 750–1,000-word report that provides an evaluation of the liquidity, solvency and profitability for each company, relative to each other and to industry averages.

Be sure to cite three-five relevant sources in support of your content. Utilize the GCU Library and external sources for your research.

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

Question Description: Saint Marys University Potential Cash & SZLN Acquiring Pem Case Study

I don’t know how to handle this Accounting question and need guidance.

1.Analysis case “SZLN: ACQUIRING PEM”, Don’t use any website reference! All conditions must come from the article itself.

2.Determine the value of the PEM shares to SZLN by employing discounted cash flow using the free cash to equity (FCFE) method (already finished the table, and the form has been given, please analyze the FCFE form reasonably and explain what the acquisition of SZLN represents by PEM value per stock share $0.09)

3.Estimate stand alone and synergy value of the target firm, including sensitivity analysis as well. (already finished the table, and the form has been given, please briefly analysis calculation process and what is synergy mean of the acquisition and briefly introduce the sensitivity analysis)

4.1) Develop alternative solutions

2)Evaluate the alternative solutions