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Reading Financial Reports for Dummies

ISBN-10: 0764577336

ISBN-13: 9780764577338

Edition: 2004

Authors: Lita Epstein

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This text will help readers receive a quick but clear and thorough introduction to financial reports and learn how to decipher the information in them in order to make sound financial decisions.
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Book details

List price: $19.99
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/24/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.298

Introduction
Getting Down to Financial Reporting Basics
Opening the Cornucopia of Reports
Recognizing Different Business Types
How Company Structure Affects the Books
Digging Into Accounting Basics
Checking Out the Big Show: Annual Reports
Exploring the Anatomy of an Annual Report
Balancing Assets against Liabilities and Equity
Using the Income Statement
The Statement of Cash Flows
Scouring the Notes to the Financial Statements
Considering Consolidated Financial Statements
Analyzing the Numbers
Testing the Profits and Market Value
Looking at Liquidity
Making Sure the Company Has Cash to Carry On
Understanding How Companies Optimize Operations
Using Basic Budgeting
Turning Up Clues in Turnover and Assets
Examining Cash Inflow and Outflow
How Companies Keep the Cash Flowing
The Many Ways Companies Answer to Others
Finding Out How Companies Find Errors: The Auditing Process
Digging Into Government Regulations
Checking Out the Analyst-Corporation Connection
How Companies Soothe the Shareholders
Keeping Score When Companies Play Games with Numbers
The Part of Tens
Ten Financial Scandals That Rocked the World
Ten Signs That a Company's in Trouble
Ten Top-Notch Online Resources
Appendixes
Financial Statements
Glossary
Index