Unit 1 Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this unit, the student will be able to:

  • Explain the primary goal of financial management.
  • Describe how stocks and bonds function and their effect on corporate structure.
  • Dxplain how financial managers use the income statement, the balance sheet statement, and the statement of cash flows to make better informed decisions.
  • Compute the major financial ratios in order to evaluate a company’s performance.
  • Analyze pro-forma financial statements in order to evaluate the future performance of a company.
  • Prepare an analysis of a company’s financial statements.

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