Analysis of the Corporate Annual Report

Price: $33.35

CPE Credits: 4.0

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Course Number: AAARTDP

annual report

Description:
This course focuses on an analysis of the corporate annual report. It helps you interpret and understand its components, including the financial statements, footnotes, review of operations, auditor’s report, supplementary schedules, management discussion and analysis (MD&A), and Management’s Report On Internal Control Over Financial Reporting. It touches upon how the Sarbanes-Oxley 404 reporting differs from traditional reporting.  The course also teaches you how to perform financial ratio and cash flow analyses. Table of Contents

Delivery Method: QAS  Self Study.

Level: Basic.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Author: DeltaCPE LLC

Publication: December 2016
Updated: May 2018

Format: PDF
Pages: 96

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Identify the basic financial statements of the annual report and their purpose: the balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows.
  • Recognize the elements of the balance sheet.
  • Recognize how the income statement reveals the entity’s operating performance.
  • Identify a company’s cash inflows and cash outflows.
  • Identify the types of accounts that may exist in the financial statements.
  • Identify the other sections and items of the annual report.
  • Recognize auditing standards for internal control over financial reporting, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
  • Identify important factors for financial statement analysis.
  • Recognize techniques of horizontal analysis and vertical analysis.
  • Calculate different types of ratio analysis.
  • Identify types of ratio analysis.
  • Recognize some of the limitations of different ratio analysis.
  • Apply financial ratios calculations.

 

 

Description:
This course focuses on an analysis of the corporate annual report. It helps you interpret and understand its components, including the financial statements, footnotes, review of operations, auditor’s report, supplementary schedules, management discussion and analysis (MD&A), and Management’s Report On Internal Control Over Financial Reporting. It touches upon how the Sarbanes-Oxley 404 reporting differs from traditional reporting.  The course also teaches you how to perform financial ratio and cash flow analyses. Table of Contents

Delivery Method: QAS  Self Study.

Level: Basic.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Author: DeltaCPE LLC

Publication: December 2016
Updated: May 2018

Format: PDF
Pages: 96

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Identify the basic financial statements of the annual report and their purpose: the balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows.
  • Recognize the elements of the balance sheet.
  • Recognize how the income statement reveals the entity’s operating performance.
  • Identify a company’s cash inflows and cash outflows.
  • Identify the types of accounts that may exist in the financial statements.
  • Identify the other sections and items of the annual report.
  • Recognize auditing standards for internal control over financial reporting, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
  • Identify important factors for financial statement analysis.
  • Recognize techniques of horizontal analysis and vertical analysis.
  • Calculate different types of ratio analysis.
  • Identify types of ratio analysis.
  • Recognize some of the limitations of different ratio analysis.
  • Apply financial ratios calculations.

 

 

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